MNIN101 Infectious diseases

Faculty of Medicine
Spring 2017
Extent and Intensity
2/0/0. 2 credit(s). Type of Completion: k (colloquium).
prof. MUDr. Petr Husa, CSc. (lecturer)
doc. MUDr. Lenka Krbková, CSc. (lecturer)
MUDr. Svatava Snopková, Ph.D. (lecturer)
MUDr. Matúš Mihalčin (lecturer)
MUDr. Lukáš Homola, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Markéta Pospíšilová (assistant)
MUDr. Kateřina Havlíčková (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
prof. MUDr. Petr Husa, CSc.
Department of Infectious Diseases - Institutions shared with the Faculty Hospital Brno - Adult Age Medicine - Faculty of Medicine
Supplier department: Department of Infectious Diseases - Institutions shared with the Faculty Hospital Brno - Adult Age Medicine - Faculty of Medicine
Mon 20. 2. to Fri 24. 3. Thu 13:00–16:30 KOM 257
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The aim of this course is to obtain the basic information about infectious diseases. The main stress is put on viral hepatitis, HIV/AIDS, infections of nervous and alimentary tract and zoonotic infections.
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 aim of the the course is to familiarize students with the field of infectious diseases, with new discoveries in microbiology and infectious medicine, infectious agents related to certain infectious diseases and their causal therapy. Appropriate vaccination for prevention of infectious diseases is also being studied. Special emphasis is placed on viral hepatitis, HIV infection, diarrheal diseases, zoonoses, infections, CNS, Infectious Diseases in Childhood and travel medicine.
  • 1. Viral hepatitis (types, mode of transmission, clinical manifestations, possibilities of therapy, vaccination) 2. HIV/AIDS (epidemiology, clinical categories, opportunistic infections) 3. Infectious diarrhea (bacterial: campylobacteriosis, salmonellosis, yersiniosis, shigellosis, diarrhea due to E. coli; viral: rotaviral and noroviral GIT infections) 4. Respiratory tract infections (influenza, laryngitis, epiglottitis, pneumonia) 5. Tick-borne infections (Lyme borreliosis, tick-borne encephalitis) 6. Pediatric infectious diseases (mainly chickenpox (+ shingles), scarlet fever, measles, German measles, the fifth and the sixth disease, mumps) 7. Vaccination (regular, special, exceptional)
    recommended literature
  • HUSA, Petr, Lenka KRBKOVÁ, Drahomíra BARTOŠOVÁ, Svatava SNOPKOVÁ, Alena HOLČÍKOVÁ, Pavel POLÁK, Radek SVOBODA and Kateřina HAVLÍČKOVÁ. Infekční lékařství. Učební text pro studenty všeobecného lékařství (Infectious Diseases. Textbook for students of general medicine.). 1. vyd. Brno: Masarykova univerzita, 2011. 159 pp. ISBN 978-80-210-5660-2. info
Teaching methods
Assessment methods
The education is in the form of lectures completed by colloquium.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course is taught annually.
General note: Vhodné pro studenty mikrobiologie Př.F.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2018, spring 2019, spring 2020.
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