VLON091 Clinical oncology - lecture

Faculty of Medicine
Spring 2009
Extent and Intensity
0/2/0. 2 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
prof. MUDr. Zdeněk Adam, CSc. (lecturer)
prof. MUDr. Jaroslav Štěrba, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Marta Casková (assistant)
Eva Čechmanová (assistant)
Ing. Daniela Kodytková, Ph.D. (assistant)
Libuše Šimečková (assistant)
Guaranteed by
prof. MUDr. Zdeněk Adam, CSc.
Department of Internal Medicine, Hematology and Oncology - Institutions shared with the Faculty Hospital Brno - Adult Age Medicine - Faculty of Medicine
Prerequisites (in Czech)
( VLFA0822c Pharmacology II - p || VLFA0722c Pharmacology IIp ) && VSIP0622p Clin.exam.int.med. II -lect. && VLCP0622p Clin.exam.surg.II-lecture && VLCH0832c Surgery II - practicals && VSLE7X1p Medical Ethics 2 - lecture && VLVL7X61c Internal medicine part 1 && VSOT7X1p ENT
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
Main objective of Oncology can be summarized as follow: to learn, how is possible to avoid development of cancer, To learn all, what is necessary for early detection of every malignant disease in early stage and early refer the patients to the specialised oncologic therapy. All doctors has to know, how to treat usually and anusually complication of malignant disease and complication of therapy. Therefore great attention is given to the supportive, symptomatic and paliative therapy.
  • Pathogenesis of malignant disease. Chemotherapy, biotherapy and hormonotherapy. Radiotherapy. Histological and clinical staging. Bone marrow transplantation. Psychological problems of cancer patient. Basic information about the most frequent cancer: Breast cancer and other gynecological cancer, lung cancer, gastrointestinal tumors, cancer of kidney and bladder. Malignant hematological diseases.
  • paliativní medicina
  • ADAM, Zdeněk, Marta KREJČÍ and Jiří VORLÍČEK. Hematologie : přehled maligních hematologických nemocí. 2., dopl. a zcela přeprac. Praha: Grada, 2008. 390 s.,x. ISBN 9788024725024. info
  • ADAM, Zdeněk and Jiří VORLÍČEK. Hematologie : pro praktické lékaře. 1. vyd. Praha: Galén, 2007. 314 s. ISBN 9788072624539. info
  • ADAM, Zdeněk and Jiří VORLÍČEK. Obecná onkologie. Brno: Masarykova univerzita v Brně, 2005. 442 pp. ISBN 80-210-3574. info
  • ADAM, Zdeněk, Jiří VORLÍČEK and J. VANÍČEK. Diagnostické a léčebné postupy u maligních chorob. Druhé, aktualizované a doplněné vydání. Praha: Grada Publishing, 2004. 648 pp. ISBN 80-247-0896-5. info
  • VORLÍČEK, Jiří, Zdeněk ADAM and Yvona POSPÍŠILOVÁ. Paliativní medicína (Palliative medicine). In Paliativní medicína. GRADA: Grada, 2004. p. 331-338, 8 pp. 2. ISBN 80-247-0279-7. info
  • ADAM, Zdeněk, Jiří VORLÍČEK and Jana KOPTÍKOVÁ. Obecná onkologie a podpůrná léčba. Praha Publishing: Grada, 2003. 788 pp. ISBN 80-247-0677-6. info
  • ADAM, Zdeněk and Jiří VORLÍČEK. Speciální onkologie. Brno: MU Brno, 2002. 542 pp. ISBN 80-210-2826-2. info
Assessment methods
The education of oncology for medical students ends with credit and examen The education of oncology for studens of non medical magister studies ends only with credit.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
The course is taught annually.
The course is taught: every week.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2000, Autumn 2001, Autumn 2002, Autumn 2003, Spring 2004, Autumn 2004, Spring 2005, Autumn 2005, Spring 2006, Autumn 2006, Spring 2007, Autumn 2007, Spring 2008, Autumn 2008, Autumn 2009, Spring 2010, Autumn 2010, Spring 2011, Autumn 2011, Spring 2012, Autumn 2012, Spring 2013, Autumn 2013, Spring 2014, Autumn 2014, Spring 2015, Autumn 2015, Spring 2016, Autumn 2016, Spring 2017, Autumn 2017, Spring 2018, autumn 2018, spring 2019, autumn 2019, autumn 2020.
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