Course: Nuclear medicine

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Course title Nuclear medicine
Course code KAZ/NUME2
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Tutorial
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
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)
  • Blažková Markéta, Ing.
  • Mařík Karel, Mgr.
  • Ferda Jiří, Doc. MUDr. PhD.
  • Malán Alexander, MUDr.
Course content
Contents of lectures: Scholastic and non-scholastic effects of radiation, the radiation sickness, basic units and units of measure in dosimetry, monitoring of workplaces, personal dosimetry, types of dosimeters, detection of ionising radiation (ionising chambers, GM tubes, scintillation detectors), collimators, movement scintigraphs, scintillation cameras, data processing in nuclear medicine, static and dynamic studies, diagnostic value of scintillation examination. Contents of practical exercises: Collimators, their function and classification, movement scintigraphs, scintillation cameras, data processing in nuclear medicine, scintigraphic examination of the lungs, skeleton scintigraphy, scintigraphic methods in cardiology

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture, Practicum
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 16 hours per semester
  • Contact hours - 36 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
No particular prerequisites specified.
learning outcomes
Students have all the necessary knowledge for work with radio medical drugs, devices and equipment within the specialisation. They adapt and obey the necessary practices for work in ionising environment. They can describe all contemporary examination methods and their practical application in clinical medicine. Their can work independently, without professional supervision. They are able to carry out all projection and non-projection static and dynamic examination methods used in nuclear medicine.
teaching methods
Lecture
Practicum
assessment methods
Test
Recommended literature
  • Urbánek, J. a kol. Nukleární medicína.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Health Care Studies Radiological Assistant (1) Health service 2 Summer
Faculty of Health Care Studies Radiological Assistant (2016) Health service 2 Summer
Faculty of Health Care Studies Radiological Assistant (2012) Health service 2 Summer