Course: Preventive medicine and dispensarisation

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Course title Preventive medicine and dispensarisation
Course code KOS/P7PME
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Master
Year of study 1
Semester Winter
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
Lecturer(s)
  • Hlúbik Pavol, doc. MUDr. CSc.
Course content
Introduction to the issue of preventive medicine, definition of health, basic terms, health support and development. Primary, secondary prevention, goals, tasks, content, objectives, principles, preventable illnesses. Programs to support health, principles, goals, and priorities, health support and development, program implementation, measures. National programs to support health, the environment, and the workplace environment, lifestyle. Prevention of non-infectious illnesses, metabolic illnesses, the locomotive apparatus, mental health. History of vaccination, meaning, vaccination status in the CR and in the world, vaccination in the future, prevention of infectious illnesses. Dispensarization, introduction to the issue, basic terms, job description, legislative foundation, goals and objectives. Dispensarization, practical implementation, application practice, basic procedures and forms.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming), Work with text (with textbook, with book), Demonstration, Skills training
Learning outcomes
The aim of the course is to acquaint students with fundamental principles and procedures focusing on prevention and dispensarization of non-infectious illnesses of mass incidence. To provide students with information about implementation of the world health declaration and the national program to support health.
The student understands and demonstrates responsibility for health education, is able to apply primary prevention care programs to practice, and demonstrates creativity in fulfilling their goals and priorities. He/she masters primary and secondary prevention methods and dispensarization.
Prerequisites
unspecified

Assessment methods and criteria
Didactic test

Successful completion of a written test. Completion of compulsory 65% attendance at the lectures and practicum sessions. Conditions for granting credit - oral defense of a written term paper on a given topic.
Recommended literature
  • Evropská řada Zdraví pro všechny č. 6. Zdraví 21 - Zdraví do 21. století. Praha 2001 s. 147.
  • FAIT, Z., VRABLÍK, M., ČEŠKA, R. a kol. Preventivní medicína. Maxdorf, 551 s., 2008.
  • PROVAZNÍK K. a kol. Manuál prevence v lékařské praxi. Praha, SZU 1998 s. 622.
  • PROVAZNÍK K, KOMÁREK L. Prevence v primární péči. Praha, SZÚ 1997 s. 135.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Health Studies Nursing in selected clinical specialties (2013) Health service 1 Winter
Faculty of Health Studies Nursing in selected clinical specialties (2014) Health service 1 Winter
Faculty of Health Studies Nursing care in internal medicine subspecialties (2014) Health service 1 Winter
Faculty of Health Studies Nursing care in internal medicine subspecialties (2013) Health service 1 Winter