450-8424/01 – Civilization Ills (CN)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Cybernetics and Biomedical EngineeringCredits2
Subject guarantorMgr. Karin PetřekováSubject version guarantorMgr. Karin Petřeková
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementOptional
Year1Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2010/2011Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFEIIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
BUZ01 Mgr. Marek Bužga, Ph.D.
PET0312 Mgr. Karin Petřeková
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit 1+1

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim of the subject is to provide students with general information about civilization diseases caused by chemical and physical factors.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Individual consultations
Experimental work in labs

Summary

Many factors endangering health and the possibilities of prevention against civilization diseases. The tools of prevention and their use in practice

Compulsory literature:

Risk factors contributing to chronic disease.ISBN 978-1-74249-283-4; Cat. no. PHE 157; 124pp.; Internet only. Dostupné z https://www.aihw.gov.au/publication-detail/?id=10737421466 Lifestyle disease. Dostupné z http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lifestyle_disease

Recommended literature:

Lifestyle factors and chronic diseases. Dostupné z http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK2290/

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Credit will be awarded for participation in teaching and a successful control test.

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

There are not defined other requirements for students.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

- Life expectancy in different regions of the world and our - Atherosclerosis as a major problem of the civilized world - Risk factors of atherosclerosis and their mutual interaction - Hypertension - the most common disease of the circulation, cholesterol and its relationship to diet - Effects of chemical pollutants - Cigarette smoking as a major risk factor for atherosclerosis and cancer - Obesity and diabetes - Alcohol and drug addiction - Chemical and physical carcinogens - Cancer: possibilities for influencing lifestyle - The principles of good nutrition, prevention - Physical activity in relation to civilization diseases - Possibilities of prevention of lifestyle diseases

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2011/2012 Winter semester, validity until: 2016/2017 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation Credit 85 (85) 85
        Kontrolní test Written test 85  85
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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2019/2020 (B2649) Electrical Engineering (3901R039) Biomedical Technician P Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2018/2019 (B2649) Electrical Engineering (3901R039) Biomedical Technician P Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2017/2018 (B2649) Electrical Engineering (3901R039) Biomedical Technician P Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2016/2017 (B2649) Electrical Engineering (3901R039) Biomedical Technician P Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2015/2016 (B2649) Electrical Engineering (3901R039) Biomedical Technician P Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2014/2015 (B2649) Electrical Engineering (3901R039) Biomedical Technician P Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2013/2014 (B2649) Electrical Engineering (3901R039) Biomedical Technician P Czech Ostrava 1 Optional study plan
2012/2013 (B2649) Electrical Engineering (3901R039) Biomedical Technician P Czech Ostrava 1 Optional study plan
2011/2012 (B2649) Electrical Engineering (3901R039) Biomedical Technician P Czech Ostrava 1 Optional study plan
2010/2011 (B2649) Electrical Engineering (3901R039) Biomedical Technician P Czech Ostrava 1 Optional study plan

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