450-2087/01 – Pathology (PAT)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Cybernetics and Biomedical EngineeringCredits2
Subject guarantordoc. MUDr. Jana Dvořáčková, PhD.Subject version guarantordoc. MUDr. Jana Dvořáčková, PhD.
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
DVO0037 doc. MUDr. Jana Dvořáčková, PhD.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 2+0
Part-time Examination 8+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

It introduces students to the practice of pathology, deals with diseases in terms of causes, the disappearance of the organism, with regressive and metabolic changes, inflammations and tumors. It also deals with blood circulation and saliva disorders, respiratory, urinary, digestive and genital disorders, hormonal disorders and developmental disorders.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations


The subject concurs the findings of normal anatomy and makes students familiar with application of pathology in praxis

Compulsory literature:

KUMAR, ABBAS, FAUSTO, MITCHELL:. Basic Pathology. 2007. ISBN 1-4160-2973-7.

Recommended literature:

Blaustein's Pathology of the Female Genital Tract. New York: Springer-Verlag, 2011. ISBN 978-1-4419-0488-1. REID, Robin. Pathology illustrated. 7th ed. Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone Elsevier, 2011. ISBN 978-0-7020-3376-6.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

80% attendance at the lectures is conditional on admission, the IS Moodle test, if not successful, the oral exam


Other requirements

There are not defined other requirements for student


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Course contents of pathology. Illness and its causes. 2. Regressive and metabolic changes, progressive changes. 3. Blood and lymph circulation disorders. 4. Inflammation. 5. Tumors. 6. Pathology of the respiratory system. 7. Pathology of the heart and blood vessels. 8. Disorders of urine formation and excretion. 9. Disorders of digestive tract activity. 10. Pathology of female and male genital tract. 11. CNS Pathology. 12. Pathology of the endocrine system. 13. Genetic influences. 14. Pathology of the newborn.

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
Examination Examination 100  51
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: 80% attendance at the lectures

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2020/2021 (B0914A060001) Biomedical Technology K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2020/2021 (B0914A060001) Biomedical Technology P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B0914A060001) Biomedical Technology P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B0914A060001) Biomedical Technology K Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan

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