aZLOT0711p Otorhinolaryngology - lecture

Faculty of Medicine
autumn 2021
Extent and Intensity
1/0/0. 2 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Taught in person.
doc. MUDr. Břetislav Gál, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Jan Hanák, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Tereza Hložková (lecturer)
MUDr. Klára Perce, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Andrea Pokorná (lecturer)
MUDr. Jan Rottenberg, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. MUDr. Pavel Smilek, Ph.D. (lecturer)
prof. MUDr. Ivo Šlapák, CSc. (lecturer)
MUDr. Pavla Urbánková, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Miroslav Veselý, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Jitka Fridrichová (assistant)
Jana Puklová (assistant)
Guaranteed by
doc. MUDr. Břetislav Gál, Ph.D.
Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery - Institutions shared with St. Anne's Faculty Hospital - Faculty of Medicine
Supplier department: Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery - Institutions shared with St. Anne's Faculty Hospital - Faculty of Medicine (60,00 %), Department of Paediatric Otorhinolaryngology - Institutions shared with the Faculty Hospital Brno (paediatric medicine) - Faculty of Medicine (40,00 %)
Thu 14. 10. 13:30–15:10 KOCHHK N02303, Thu 4. 11. 13:30–15:10 KOCHHK N02303, Thu 18. 11. 13:30–15:10 KOCHHK N02303, Thu 2. 12. 13:30–15:10 KOCHHK N02303, Thu 6. 1. 13:30–15:10 KOCHHK N02303
aZLPA0622c Pathology II - practice && aZLPF0622c Pathophysiol. II - practice && aZLLM0522p Medical Microbiology II-lect. && aZLIP061p Int.Med.-lect. && aZLFA0621c Pharmacology I - pract. && aZLOR0641c Orthodontics I -pract. && aZLPD0631c Periodontology I - practice
Knowledge od theoretical discipline, especially anatomy, physiology, pathological physiology, surgical propaedeutic, microbiology, immunology, pharmacology.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The course comprises basic otorhinolaryngology knowledge, introduces the students to the organization of out patient room, basic ENT evaluation and surgery. The surgery of ear (incl. cochlear implants), oral cavity, pharynx, larynx and endoscopic surgery of sinonasal region, surgery of thyroid gland and surgery of external neck are also included.
Learning outcomes
After completing lectures student will be able:
- to do the basic otorhinolaryngologic assessment
- to recognize normal finding in evaluated person
- to suggest other medical tests in any pathology
- to suggest basic treatment.
  • Odb. as. MUDr. Jan Rottenberg, Phd., odb. as.MUDr. T.Talach: Basic principles of Audiology Hearing disorder; audiometry – fundamental physical and acoustic concepts; Pure-Tone Audiometry, Speech audiometry, Electric response audiomtery, Otoacustic emissions; hearing aids; cochlear implant. As. MUDr. Rottenberg Jan, PhD.: Basics of neurootology odb. as. MUDr. B.Gál, Ph.D., Odb. as. MUDr. Eva Tóthová: Diseases of thyroid gland, espacially tumors, surgical treatment. The lecture summarizes basic methods of investigation in neurootology. It is divided into four basic themes: 1. Olfactometry - investigation of smell, differential diagnosis of smell disorders 2. Gustometry - investigation of taste, hypogeusia and ageusia as a symptom, diagnostic consequences 3. Audiometry - summary of methods (this theme is a subject of other lecture) 4. Equilibriometry - investigation of vestibular organs, differential diagnosis of vestibular disorders. The lecturer supposes a basic knowledge from anatomy and physiology of sensory organs and basic knovledge of neurology (vestibular disorders) Odb. as. MUDr. Rottenberg Jan, PhD., Odb. as. MUDr. Jan Hanák: Clinical anatomy of anterior and lateral skull base, Up to date concept of diagnosis and treatment of rhinosinusitis (EPOS), Snoring and obstructive sleep apnea The lecture summarizes important data of topographical anatomy of the skull base from the clinical point of view and its practical consequences to clinical symptomatology of skull base diseases, operation techniques and approaches and its complications: 1. Anatomy, development and variability of paranasal sinuses, functional endoscopic sinus surgery and its complications 2.Classification of rhinosinusitis, European position paper on rhinosinusitis and nasal polyposis 3. treatment of Snoring and obstructive sleep apnea 5. Types of facial nerve palsy and their topodiagnostics 6. The subject of skull base surgery The lecturer supposes a basic anatomical knowledge and basic orientation in otolaryngology. Ass. prof. MUDr. P. Smilek, PhD., Odb. as. MUDr. B.Gál, Ph.D.: Emergency and First Aid Procedures 1. Bleeding (nasal, form larynx, trachea, oesophagus and ear) 2. Dyspnea( differential diagnosis, tracheotomy, intubation, care of tracheostomy) 3. Foreign bodies ( in the hypopharynx, esophagus, larynx, trachea, bronchi, nose and ear) 4. Corrosion and scalds ( in the mouth and oesophagus) Ass. prof. MUDr. P. Smilek, PhD.: Basics principles in ENT Oncology 1. Etiology 2. Prognosis of Head and Neck cancer 3. The basic strategy of treatment 4. Treatment of lymphnode metastasis 5. Cancer of the nose and paranasal sinuses 6. Cancer of the epipharynx 7. Cancer of the Oropharynx 8. Cancer of the Larynx 9. Follow up Odb. as. MUDr. Pavla Urbánková, PhD.: Serious complications of inflammatory disease in ENT; Uniqueness of inflammatory disease in ENT; Primary sources of inflammation; Mastoiditis acuta; Otogenic infective complications; Intracranial complications of I. phase and II. phase; Primary source: Nose – Sinusitis; Nasal furuncle; Orbital sinusitis complications; Possible intracranial complications of sinusitis; Primary source: Oral cavity Base of oral cavity; Cheilitis; Primary source: pharynx; Abscessus et phlegmona peritonsillaris; Abscessus et phlegmona parapharyngealis; Sepsis tonsillogenes (angina septica, sepsis post anginam, trombophlebitis v. jug. int.); Mediastinal complications of deep neck inflammation
    required literature
  • BEHRBOHM, Hans, Walter BECKER, Hans Heinz NAUMANN and Carl Rudolf PFALTZ. Ear, nose, and throat diseases : with head and neck surgery. 3rd ed. Stuttgart: Thieme, 2009. x, 461. ISBN 9783136712030. info
Teaching methods
Lectures, practical training of basic ENT evaluation, video sessions, presentations by professionals in the inpatient ward and operating theatre.
Assessment methods
Attendance in practices and seminars is compulsory; the presence of students is recorded. Final appreciation- The student will prove his ability to provide ENT examination and recognize normal ENT findings. Final grade: oral examination
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
The course is taught each semester.
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: 15.
Teacher's information
Attendance at practices and seminars is compulsory, white coats and shoes to change. Practices and seminars are made in a lecture hall in house A on the second floor and inwards, outpatient rooms, and operating theatre. The beginning is every day at 07:30 a.m. The absence is necessary to replace. During the corona crisis, Covid-19 lectures are not held, and they became part of seminars. In a time of Covid-19 pandemic crisis practical training is held in SIMU, 3rd floor instead of St. Anna University Hospital, beginning at 8:00 o clock a.m., tuition in FDN is without change. It is necessary to respect the hygienic recommendations of the government of the Czech republic.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2017, autumn 2018, autumn 2019, autumn 2020, autumn 2022, autumn 2023.
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