bp4828 Neurology

Faculty of Sports Studies
autumn 2023
Extent and Intensity
2/0. 2 credit(s). Type of Completion: k (colloquium).
Taught in person.
MUDr. Kateřina Kapounková, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Jan Kočica (lecturer)
MUDr. Jan Kolčava, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Peter Krkoška (lecturer)
MUDr. Viktória Kokošová (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
MUDr. Kateřina Kapounková, Ph.D.
Department of Physical Activities and Health Sciences - Faculty of Sports Studies
Supplier department: Department of Physical Activities and Health Sciences - Faculty of Sports Studies
Prerequisites (in Czech)
bp4813 Neurophysiology && bp4818 Anatomy II && bp4819 Physiology && BOZP_OK ( bozp_po_stud ) && BOZP_OK ( bozp_po_stud_fsps )
řádný zápis do předmětu
úspěšné absolvování tzv. prerekvizit v předchozím studiu na FSpS ( anatomie, fyziologie, neurofyziologie)
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
In this course students have the opportunity to gain theoretical and practical knowledge about neural activity system, the basic neurological syndromes and neurological examination structure.
Learning outcomes
Students will be able to:
- list and explain the interrelationships between pathophysiological processes in the peripheral, central and locomotor systems and the basic disorders in this area;
discuss possible causes and consequences of damage in the nervous system;
- perform a basic neurological examination.
  • 01. Introduction, concept and content of neurology.
  • 02. Diagnostic procedures in neurology, neurological status.
  • 03. The other examination methods in neurology.
  • 04. Syndrome I and II. Motoneuron.
  • 05. Extrapyramidal syndrome.
  • 06. Cerebellar syndrome.
  • 07. Meningeal syndrome and the syndrome of intracranial hypertension.
  • 08. Spinal cord syndromes.
  • 09. Stem syndromes.
  • 10. Subcortical syndromes.
  • 11. Cortical syndromes.
  • 12. Phatic functions and their disorders.
  • 13. Sensitive syndromes.
  • 14. Vestibular syndromes.
  • MUMENTHALER, Marco and Heinrich MATTLE. Neurology. Translated by Ethan Taub. 4th rev. ed. Stuttgart: Georg Thieme Verlag, 2004. xvi, 992. ISBN 3135239047. info
  • AMBLER, Zdeněk. Neurologie : pro studenty lékařské fakulty. 4. vyd. Praha: Karolinum, 2000. 399 s. ISBN 8024600803. info
  • TICHÝ, Jiří. Neurologie. 1. vyd. Praha: Karolinum, 1997. 322 s. ISBN 8071844926. info
Teaching methods
Assessment methods
Successful development of two tests with control issues and verbal verification of acquired knowledge. Practical working knowledge of basic neurological examination.
Language of instruction
Further Comments
The course is taught annually.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
Teacher's information
The course is also listed under the following terms autumn 2022.
  • Enrolment Statistics (autumn 2023, recent)
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