Presentations

Selected chapters from neurosurgery

Author: Václav Vybíhal, Pavel Fadrus, Martin Smrčka, Vilém Juráň, Marek Sova, Eduard Neuman, Ondřej Navrátil, Karel Máca, Karel Svoboda, Milan Vidlák, Kateřina Procházková, Milena Košťálová, Andrea Doleželová

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This set of educational videos is dedicated to selected topics in the area of neurosurgery: surgical techniques (basic procedures in neurosurgery), trephination of chronic subdural haematoma, endoscopic third ventriculostomy (ETV), supplementary tests in normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH), introduction of a ventriculoperitoneal shunt, transnasal extirpation of a pituitary adenoma, awake craniotomy (brain tumour surgery), treatment of subarachnoid haemorrhage from a cerebral aneurysm, and treatment of pial arteriovenous malformations of the brain.

Research Activities in Dentistry

Author: Petra Bořilová Linhartová, Jan Křivánek, Marcela Buchtová, Zdeněk Daněk, Alena Bryšová, Břetislav Lipový, Serhiy Forostyak, Jan Gajdziok, Zuzana Vranková, Michaela Cvanová, Tomáš Kratochvíl, Martin Vaculík, Filip Hromčík, David Száraz, Lydie Izakovičová Hollá

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This teaching material is intended for students of Dentistry registered for the subject Research Activities in Dentistry. The aim of that subject is to improve the students' knowledge of the scientific advancements in dentistry and closely related fields, to motivate students to participate in research activities, to augment their scientific ambitions and, therefore, to lay grounds for their postgraduate studies and scientific career.

Selected chapters from general pharmacology for students of general medicine and dentistry at FM MU

Author: Leoš Landa, Jan Juřica, Kristýna Nosková, Ondřej Zendulka

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This text covers selected chapters on general pharmacology including fundamental pharmacodynamics, pharmacokinetics, routes of drug administration, classification of drug dosage forms and their main features, adverse drug reactions and drug interactions. It is intended for students of general medicine and dentistry of English study programmes at the Faculty of Medicine MU.

Study notes for lectures in paediatric cardiology not only for paediatricians

Author: Hana Jičínská

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Study notes for lectures in paediatric cardiology not only for paediatricians consist of four main parts: Paediatric propedeutics in paediatric cardiology, How to make a diagnosis in paediatric cardiology, Paediatric cardiology I and Paediatric cardiology II. Paediatric propedeutics is focused on the examination of a patient with suspicion on cardiac disease. How to make a diagnosis reviews the diagnostic methods in cardiology and their contribution to the diagnostic process. Paediatric cardiology I is focused on cardiac disease, mainly congenital heart defects, diagnosis of congenital heart defects and their treatment. Paediatric cardiology II covers issues of cardiomyopathies, inflammatory heart disease and arrhythmias.

Orthopaedics

Author: Richard Chaloupka, Martin Repko, Luděk Ryba, Marek Rouchal, Ivan Müller, Martin Krbec, Petr Vališ, Vladimír Tichý, Radim Grosman, Miroslav Nýdrle, Milan Filipovič, Jaroslav Motyčka

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This educational contribution contains folloving topics: Arthroscopy, Surgical and orthotic possibilities of bone tumour pain management, LBP - Low Back Pain, Surgeries in low back pain management, Spinal cord compression in spine tumours and injuries, Osteporosis, Treatment of spinal deformities and Spine traumatology.

General and specialized psychiatry

Author: Alexandra Žourková, Eva Češková, Ivana Drtílková, Tomáš Kašpárek, Hana Kučerová, Lucie Pilařová, Radovan Přikryl, Radek Ryšánek, Pavel Theiner, Markéta Žáčková

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The psychiatry makes part of neuroscience which is currently undergoing dynamic development. Although two high-quality textbooks are available now, there have been some changes in the practical outputs of our discipline. The objective of these seminar notes from psychiatry course is to follow these changes, and to provide you with up-to-date information which is necessary to acquire the basic knowledge. These materials will be updated on a regular basis. These notes do not replace recommended textbooks, they should give you a quick overview of the basic topics in psychiatry. They are supposed to be used in your preparation for psychiatry courses and should be helpful during the revision of the explained matter.

Immunology for student of general medicine

Author: Jiří Litzman

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This is a presentation of lectures of the subject „Immunology“ for students of general medicine. It covers basic aspects of theoretical immunology, immunopathological states, immunological aspects of transplantation and immune response to tumours. Also immune reaction to microbes and principles of vaccination are covered. The course includes basic information of immunological laboratory methods and their interpretation as well.

Practicals in Pharmacology

Author: Eva McCaskey Hadašová, Jana Nováková, Jana Pistovčáková, Jana Vinklerová, Alexandra Šulcová, Olga Starobová

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The text provides an introduction to general principles and rules for prescription of drugs in various pharmaceutical dosage forms with examples of individually prepared preparation prescriptions in dermatology, otorhinolaryngology, surgery, ophthalomology and for treatments of the CNS, respiratory and digestive systems disorders. There is also an introduction to phytopharmacotherapy and a chapter dealing with information on principles and ethics in experimental pharmacology.

Treatment of congenital pseudarthrosis of the tibia by a vascularised fibular graft

Author: Jan Poul, Jiří Veselý, Jaroslava Bajerová, Ivan Justan

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Five cases of congenital pseudarthrosis of tiba treated by resection and transfer of vascularised fibula from opposite leg are demonstrated. All were healed irrespective of long-term treatment involving in two cases additional spongioplasty. Combined operation team was formed by orthopaedic a plastic surgeons skilled in microsurgery.

Automatic urinalysis

Author: Milan Dastych, Jaroslav Winkler

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An automated unit for chemical and microscopic examination of urine. This instruction video on automatic biochemical analysers was made in collaboration with the Dept. of Clinical Biochemistry and Haematology of the Faculty Hospital in Brno, the Dept. of Biochemistry, and the Data Processing Centre of the MU Fac. of Medicine in Brno. It is provided with a spoken commentary which, on the one hand, gives a static description of the individual components of the analyser and, on the other, accompanies individual demonstrations of its function. The video also contains a description and a demonstration of the functioning of the automated urine laboratory (automated unit for chemical and microscopic examination of urine iQ200).