450-2091/02 – Hygiene and Epidemiology (HaE)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Cybernetics and Biomedical EngineeringCredits2
Subject guarantorMUDr. Jana Janoutová, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorMUDr. Jana Janoutová, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year3Semestersummer
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFEIIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
JAN0598 MUDr. Jana Janoutová, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit 2+0
Combined Credit 8+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

It defines the health risks of the environment and the working environment and possibilities of protection from negative effects, it deals with prevention of infectious and non-infectious diseases and their possible complications.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Individual consultations

Summary

The subject is conceived as a thematic unit, providing basic knowledge of hygiene and epidemiology as scientific disciplines aimed at protecting and promoting health. It defines the health risks of the environment and the working environment and the possibilities of protection against negative effects, it deals with prevention of infectious and non-infectious diseases and their possible complications.

Compulsory literature:

Food, Nutrition, Physical Activity and the Prevention of Cancer: a Global Perspective. World Cancer Research Fund, 2007. ISBN: 978-0-9722522-2-5. BENCKO, Vladimír. Hygiene & epidemiology: selected chapters. Prague: Karolinum, 2004. Charles University in Prague teaching texts. ISBN 80-246-0793-X.

Recommended literature:

Journal of hygiene, epidemiology, microbiology and immunology. Prague : SZDN, ISSN 0022-1732 . MIKHEEV, M. I. a M. KARVONEN. Epidemiology of occupational health. Copenhagen: World Health Organization, 1986. WHO Regional Publications. European series. ISBN 92-890-1111-4. Göpfertová, Dana a Zdeněk Šmerhovský. Practicing Epidemiology. Karolinum, Praha, 2008. ISBN 978-8024615424.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Conditions for granting the credit: The credit will be awarded for participation in the lessons, with 80% attendance and successful control of the test

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

There are not defined other requirements for student

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Lectures 1. Hygiene and epidemiology as prevention fields. Definitions, content, tasks. 2. Supervision and supervision, preventive and routine hygienic surveillance. Principles of primary and secondary prevention. 3. Determinants of health, their occurrence in the living and working environment, methods of study of health condition. 4. Basics of environmental hygiene. 5. Indoor building environments. 6. Hygiene of work and occupational medicine. Definition and content, risk factors of the working environment. Assessment methods 7. Occupational risk. Medical care. 8. Biological effects of selected work environment risk factors. 9. Fundamentals of nutrition hygiene. 10. Hygiene of children and adolescents General hygiene requirements for equipment for children and adolescents. 11. General epidemiology, basics of methodology and biomedical statistics 12. Special epidemiology 13. Preventive vaccination programs in the Czech Republic 14. Prevention of nosocomial and professional infections

Conditions for subject completion

Combined form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit Credit 85  51
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: The credit will be awarded for participation in the lessons, with 80% attendance and successful control of the test

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2019/2020 (B0914A060002) Biomedical technology P English Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2019/2020 (B0914A060002) Biomedical technology K English Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan

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