BPPP011c First Aid - practice

Faculty of Medicine
Autumn 2015
Extent and Intensity
0/2/0. 1 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Mgr. Liana Greiffeneggová (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Blanka Trojanová, Ph.D. (assistant)
Guaranteed by
Mgr. Liana Greiffeneggová
Department of Midwifery and Paramedics - Departments of Non-medical Branches - Faculty of Medicine
Contact Person: PhDr. Radka Wilhelmová, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Midwifery and Paramedics - Departments of Non-medical Branches - Faculty of Medicine
Mon 16:30–19:00 KOM 332, Fri 13:00–15:30 KOM 332
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
Student will be able to: - interpret basic information and training for handling acute health threatening situations. - manage on-site first aid, transportation, bandage and CPR in model situation; - diagnose and explain basic vital signs; - provide Basic Cardiac Life Support according to ERC guidelines from 2005 (on the models); - explain and provide first aid including wound dressing, transport, monitoring outside of hospital.
  • Lecture topics: - classification, basic rules in first aid, legal matters, assessment, examination, basic physiological functions - rescue procedure, basic medical positions, transport, types of wounds, defining criteria, treatment - types of bandage, bandage application, first aid kit - resuscitation, phases, new approaches to CPR, artificial ventilation tools, CPR in children and adults, signs of death - shock, symptoms, treatment, bleeding, types of shock - burns, inhalation trauma, cold injuries, hypothermia, frostbites, acid burns, lye burns - electrical injuries, drowning, suffocation, intoxication - joint injuries, bone injuries, diagnosis, treatment - head injuries, spinal injuries, chest injuries, abdominal injuries - first aid of heart failure, first aid of apoplexy, abdominal emergency, convulsions - multiple casualties situations, Integrated Emergency System, survey, assessment, evaluation of the casualties, first aid organization.
  • KELNAROVÁ, Jarmila. První pomoc : pro studenty zdravotnických oborů. Vyd. 1. Praha: Grada, 2007. 183 s. ISBN 9788024721835. info
  • KELNAROVÁ, Jarmila. První pomoc I : pro studenty zdravotnických oborů. Vyd. 1. Praha: Grada, 2007. 109 s. ISBN 9788024721828. info
  • BYDŽOVSKÝ, Jan. První pomoc. 2., přeprac. vyd. Praha: Grada, 2004. 75 s. ISBN 8024706806. info
  • ERTLOVÁ, Františka and Josef MUCHA. Přednemocniční neodkladná péče. 2. přeprac. vyd. Brno: Národní centrum ošetřovatelství a nelékařských zdravotnických oborů, 2003. 368 s. ISBN 8070133791. info
Teaching methods
Trainig, demonstration, multimedia projection, teamwork activities
Assessment methods
Completion of a log-book, including the elaboration and discussion of a clinical history. Student assessment: Exam 100% attendance, written knowledge test, pratical examination.
Language of instruction
Further Comments
The course is taught annually.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2011, Autumn 2012, Autumn 2013, Autumn 2014, Autumn 2016, Autumn 2017, autumn 2018, autumn 2019, autumn 2020.
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