450-2078/01 – Design and construction of medical instrumentations (NKLPT)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Cybernetics and Biomedical EngineeringCredits3
Subject guarantorIng. Vladimír Kašík, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Vladimír Kašík, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFEIIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
KAS73 Ing. Vladimír Kašík, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+1
Combined Credit and Examination 0+12

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Learning outcomes of the course unit The aim of the course is to acquaint students with the basic principles of construction of the analogical part of medical electrical devices.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations
Experimental work in labs


The subject design and construction of medical instrumentation provides comprehensive information both theoretical and practical for the design and design of medical electrical appliances. It deals mainly with the analog part of the design with a description where it is necessary for the microprocessor control and eventual processing.

Compulsory literature:

WARD,T., ANGUS, J.: Electronic product design. Chapman and Hall, 1996. ISBN 0412632004, 9780412632006.

Recommended literature:

HAMPTON, John R. The ECG Made Easy. Churchill Livingstone, 2013. eBook ISBN: 9780702056925 HOWARTH, Preben. e „Metrology – in short" 3rd edition, Danish Fundamental Metrology Ltd., July 2008.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Compulsory attendance at exercises 100% Credit test 21 - 40 Practical exam 26 - 50 Oral examination 1 - 10


Další požadavky na studenta

Other student requirements are not required


Subject codeAbbreviationTitleRequirement
450-2105 MEP Measurements on Electronic Instruments Compulsory


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Lectures 1. Electrical components 2. Semi-conductivity 3. Power circuits 4. Electronic blocks 5. Cardiotachometer 6. Fotopletysmoskop 7. Electromanometer 8. Fetal Doppler 9. Respirotachometer 10. Biotermometer 11. Micro-sleep detector 12. External pacemaker 13. Transthoracal defibrillator 14. Patient signaling Syllabus of labs: 1. Calculations with basic symbolism and necessary constants 2. Dimensional analysis of calculations 3. Experimentation 4. Wet detector 5. Calling a nurse with a dog whistle 6. Fotopletysmoskop

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 40  21
        Examination Examination 60 (60) 27
                Praktická část zkoušky Written examination 50  26
                Ústní zkouška Oral examination 10  1
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: The credit condition is also an 80% participation in the course.

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2019/2020 (B0914A060001) Biomedical Technology P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B0914A060001) Biomedical Technology K Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan

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