BVVP0422p Nutrition in health promotion and public health II - lecture

Faculty of Medicine
Spring 2018
Extent and Intensity
2/0/0. 0 credit(s). Type of Completion: -.
Teacher(s)
prof. MUDr. Bc. Zuzana Derflerová Brázdová, DrSc. (lecturer)
Mgr. Kamila Jančeková, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MVDr. Halina Matějová (lecturer)
Mgr. Veronika Suchodolová (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
prof. MUDr. Bc. Zuzana Derflerová Brázdová, DrSc.
Department of Public Health - Theoretical Departments - Faculty of Medicine
Contact Person: MVDr. Halina Matějová
Supplier department: Department of Public Health - Theoretical Departments - Faculty of Medicine
Timetable
Mon 9:40–12:20 A21/112
Prerequisites (in Czech)
BVVP0321p Nutrition in health promotion and public health I - lecture && BVVP0321c Nutrition in health promotion and public health I - exercises
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 subject is focused on issue of public nutrition and nutrition of population groups of healthy individuals. It is aimed on the relation of nutrition and health, nutrition in etiology and prevention of non-infectious diseases with common occurrence. It also covers nutritional epidemiology.
Learning outcomes
At the end of the course student will be able to promote healthy food choices amongst individuals, groups and communities and increasing awarness of the link between nutrition and health (local autority, school, risk groups),to use epidemiological studies to examine the relationship between nutrition and health and show familiarity with the demographic, social and economic aspects of life, how these may affect health ,to plan health promotion programmes and to play an active role in health education.
Syllabus
  • Cultural, social, psychological and economical factors infuencing dietary habits. Nutritional epidemiology - epidemiological methods. Methods of dietary assessment at individual level and at population level. Methods of assessment of nutritional status. 24-h recall, WHO score, FFQ,nutritional record, global food supply and availability,nutrition IT software. Evaluation of nutritional status - anthropometric, biochemical methods. Nutrition policy at world, European and national level. Organization, aims, instruments, incl. observing and evaluation of dietary consumption and definition of dietary guidelines. Dietary guidelines for the population and recommended allowances. Trends of food consumption. Dietary behaviour, taste and food preferences. Nutrition of healthy individuals from various age groups. Nutrition of infants. Nutrition of children. Nutrition of adolescents - physiological changes and related nutrition requirements. Specific risks for various age groups. Nutrition of pregnant women. Nutrition in elderly. Nutrition of sportmen, physical activity in primary prevention. Alcohol in nutrition - problems, difference between acceptable and overuse. Nutritional risks of alcoholism. Nutritional questions of Romana population, drug-users and homeless. Possibilities of intervention. Nutrition in emergency (wars, natural catastrophes, famine etc.) Alternative ways in nutrition.
Literature
  • DUYFF, Roberta Larson. Academy of nutrition and dietetics complete food and nutrition guide. 5th edition. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017. xii, 802. ISBN 9780544520585. info
  • NEVORAL, Jiří. Výživa v dětském věku. Vydání první. Jinočany: H & H, 2003. 434 stran. ISBN 8086022935. info
  • Manuál prevence v lékařské praxi. Edited by Kamil Provazník - Lumír Komárek. 1. vyd. Praha: Státní zdravotní ústav, 2001. 63 s. ISBN 8070711949. info
  • Manuál prevence v lékařské praxi. Edited by Kamil Provazník. 1. vyd. Praha: Státní zdravotní ústav, 2000. 158 s. ISBN 8070711612. info
  • Manuál prevence v lékařské praxi. Edited by Kamil Provazník - Lumír Komárek. 1. vyd. Praha: Státní zdravotní ústav, 1999. 55 s. ISBN 8070711353. info
  • Manuál prevence v lékařské praxi : souborné vydání. Edited by Kamil Provazník. 1. vyd. Praha: Státní zdravotní ústav, 1998. 622 s. ISBN 8070710802. info
  • PROVAZNÍK, Kamil. Manuál prevence v lékařské praxi II - výživa. 1.vyd. Praha: SZÚ, 1995. info
  • Manuál prevence v lékařské praxi 1 :prevence poruch a nemocí. Edited by Kamil Provazník. 2. vyd. Praha: Státní zdravotní ústav, 1994. 137 s. ISBN 80-7168-387-6. info
Teaching methods
lecture
Assessment methods
written test, project, credit
Language of instruction
Czech
Follow-Up Courses
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2008, Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017, spring 2019, spring 2020, spring 2021.
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