450-6016/02 – Modern Diagnostic Methods in Medicine (MDMM)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Cybernetics and Biomedical EngineeringCredits10
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Marek Penhaker, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Marek Penhaker, Ph.D.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementChoice-compulsory type B
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFEIIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
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PEN72 prof. Ing. Marek Penhaker, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 28+0
Combined Examination 28+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Objective of the course in terms of learning outcomes and competences The aim of the course is to familiarize students with modern methods and instrumentation used in diagnostics. Learning outcomes of the course unit The aim of the subject is to get acquainted with new results of noninvasive diagnostics research for the needs of intensive care units, sports medicine and biotelemetry.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations
Project work


The course deals with selected problems in the field of new diagnostic methods in medicine. The subject is devoted to theoretical areas of scientific knowledge, detection principles, evaluation methodology, trends in the development of diagnostic methods on chip, intelligent diagnostic sensors, for use in health care.

Compulsory literature:

COLEMAN, William B. a Gregory J. TSONGALIS. Molecular diagnostics: for the clinical laboratorian. 2nd ed. Humana Press: Totowa, N. J., c2006. ISBN 978-1-58829-356-5. KORBICZ, Józef a Marek KOWAL. Intelligent systems in technical and medical diagnostics: for the clinical laboratorian. 2nd ed. New York: Springer, c2014. Advances in intelligent systems and computing, v.230. ISBN 978-3-642-39880-3. Lanzer, Peter, Rösch, Josef , Vascular Diagnostics2nd ed. New York: Springer, c1994. Noninvasive and Invasive Techniques Periinterventional Evaluations ISBN 978-3-540-57939-7. Živčák, J., Hudák, R., Madarász, L., Rudas, I.J. Methodology, Models and Algorithms in Thermographic Diagnostics, 2nd ed. New York: Springer, c2013. Topics in Intelligent Engineering and Informatics ISBN 978-3-662-52234-9. Bilitewski, Ursula (Ed.), Microchip Methods in Diagnostics. New York: Springer, c2009. Methods in Molecular Biology ISBN 978-1-61737-856-0. Czichos, Horst (Ed.), Handbook of Technical Diagnostics, New York: Springer, c2013. Advances in intelligent systems and computing, ISBN 978-3-642-25849-7.

Recommended literature:

LESHNO, M.; ZVIRAN, M. 2007. Internet as a knowledge base for medical diagnostic assistance. Expert Systems with Applications, 2007, vol. 33, no. 1, p. 251-255. ISSN 09574174. MORGAN, M. M. 1992. The sensitivity of medical diagnostic decision-support knowledge bases in delineating appropriate terms to document in the medical record. Proceedings of the Fifteenth Annual Symposium on Computer Applications in Medical Care, A Conference of the American Medical Informatics Association, 1992, p. 258-262. SELEN, W. J. 1987. A database medical diagnostic support system using standardized medical data: a pilot study. Journal of Information Science, 1987, vol. 13, no. 6, p. 353-360. ISSN 01655515. STEFANELLI, M. 1992. A specialized framework for medical diagnostic knowledge based systems. Proceedings of the Fifteenth Annual Symposium on Computer Applications in Medical Care, A Conference of the American Medical Informatics Association, 1992, p. 1025-1031.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Verification of study: Tutorial of assigned individual projects.


Další požadavky na studenta

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Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Diagnostic methods and devices in cardiological applications Diagnostic methods and means in neurology Diagnostic methods and equipment of imaging equipment Diagnostic methods in immunology and hematology Signal processing and classification in diagnostics Methods and modern approaches in the diagnosis of breathing and gas exchange

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester)
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2019/2020 (P0714D150002) Cybernetics P English Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2019/2020 (P0714D150002) Cybernetics K English Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan

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