Course: Microbiology,Epidemiology,Hygiene

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Course title Microbiology,Epidemiology,Hygiene
Course code KAZ/MIEHG
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 1
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
Lecturer(s)
  • Pazdiora Petr, Prof. MUDr. CSc.
  • Fránová Daniela, MUDr.
  • Fajfrlík Karel, RNDr. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Explanation of notions such as microbiology, immunology, epidemiology and hygiene. 2.Importance of these disciplines for diagnostics and prevention. 3.Necessity of cooperation with specialties of clinical medicine. 4.Environment, ecology. 5.Medical microbiology 6.Definition of the discipline.Basic knowledge on morphology, the chemical composition, physiology. 7. Reproduction in laboratory conditions (culture medium, tissular cultures, chicken embryos, test animals). 8.Microbiota in a healthy human. 9.Pathogenicity of microbes. 10.The effect of antibiotics and chemotherapeutical effect, resistence of microorganisms. 11.Immunology. 12.Notion of infection and immunity. Brief characteristics of the field of medical immunology. 13.Notions like immunity and sensitivity.Principle of immunity mechanisms. 14.Specific and non-specific ones. 15.Credit test

Learning activities and teaching methods
Multimedia supported teaching, Lecture
  • Contact hours - 15 hours per semester
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 10 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
student/ka umí charakterizovat základní metabolické procesy a jejich význam
professional skills
student/ka umí aplikovat způsoby ochrany proti bakteriálním onemocněním a metody jejich léčby
learning outcomes
professional knowledge
student/ka umí popsat jednotlivé druhy mikroorganismů a objasnit jejich faktory patogenity
vyjmenovat základní složky imunitního systému a charakterizovat jejich funkci
professional skills
student/ka umí aplikovat zásady prevence nákaz v zdravotnickém zařízení
teaching methods
professional knowledge
Lecture
Multimedia supported teaching
assessment methods
Written exam
Recommended literature
  • BEDNÁŘ, Marek et al. Lékařská mikrobiologie: Bakteriologie, virologie, parazitologie.. 1. vyd. Praha: Marvil, 1996.
  • GÖPFERTOVÁ, Dana et al. Mikrobiologie, imunologie, epidemiologie, hygiena: pro střední a vyšší odborné zdravotnické školy.. 3., dopl. vyd. Praha: Triton, 2002. ISBN 80-7254-223-0.
  • Jirková, Renata. Mikrobiologie, imunologie a epidemiologie : interní skripta pro Vysokou školu v Plzni, o.p.s.. Plzeň : [Vysoká škola v Plzni], 2005.
  • Schindler, Jiří. Mikrobiologie : pro studenty zdravotnických oborů. 1. vyd. Praha Grada, 2009. ISBN 978-80-247-3170-4.


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