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Ternopil Ivan Puluj National Technical University

Факультет прикладних інформаційних технологій та електроінженерії

Кафедра біотехнічних систем

Fundamentals of medical knowledge

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Major 163 - Біомедична інженерія (бакалавр)
Field of knowledge 16 Хімічна та біоінженерія
Academic degree bachelor's
Course
Course type elective
special education
Study start course 3
Semesters 1
Form of education full-time
Study hours structure
32– lectures
32– practical classes
Amount of hours for individual work 86
ECTS credits 1
Form of final examination credit
Lecturer
Academic degree Cand. Sc.
Academic title Assoc. Prof.
Full name Гевко Олена Василівна
Prerequirements (prerequisite courses)
Anatomy, physiology and human pathology 
Course goals and learning objectives
Purpose: to teach students methods of physical examination of the patients, the symptomatology and syndromic most common internal diseases, laboratory and instrumental methods of investigation.
The main objectives of the course are:
• To deliver essential knowledge and comprehension on significance of case history in diagnostics and treatment;
• To deliver essential knowledge on patient general examination – symptoms, examination methods, data interpretation;
• To deliver essential knowledge on cardiovascular system, respiratory system,digestive system, endocrine system, diseases of kidneys,diseases of blood, examination – main complaints, symptoms, it’s pathogenesis, physical examination methods, data interpretation;
• To deliver information on basics of ECG, other instrumental and laboratory methods of examination. 
Course description
Lectures Theme 1. Introduction into the clinics of internal medicine.
Theme 2. Latin phonetics and morphology. Basics of medical terminology. Latin and Greek origins.
Theme 3. Diseases of respiratory system. Clinical, laboratory and instrumental methods of diagnostics.
Theme 4. Diseases of respiratory system. Pneumonia, bronchitis.
Theme 5. Research methods in Cardiology.
Theme 6. Pulse, blood pressure. Electrocardiogram phonocardiogram.
Theme 7. Coronary heart disease.
Theme 8. Hypertensive heart disease.
Theme 9. Abdominal examination.
Theme 10. Gastritis, peptic ulcers of stomach and duodenum.
Theme 11. Chronic hepatitis, liver cirrhosis.
Theme 12. Examination of the renal system. Pyelonephritis.
Theme 13. Clinical examination in rheumatology. Acute rheumatic fever.
Theme 14. Arthritis and Rheumatic Diseases.
Theme 15. Clinical examination of endocrine system.
Theme 16. Allergic diseases.
Practical classes Introduction into the clinics of internal medicine.
Basics of medical terminology. Latin and Greek origins.
Auscultation of lungs
Diseases of respiratory system.
Auscultation of a heart
Research methods in Cardiology.
Examination of a pulse. Assessment of blood pressure
Cardiovascular diseases.
Hypertensive heart disease.
Abdominal examination.
Gastritis, peptic ulcers of stomach and duodenum
Chronic hepatitis, liver cirrhosis.
Examination of the renal system.
Clinical examination in rheumatology. Acute rheumatic fever
Clinical examination of endocrine system.
Clinical examination in allergology.
Assessment criteria
Evaluation for Module 1
Practical classes - 25,
Independent work -5
Test - 10
Module 1-40
Evaluation for Module 2
Practical classes - 20,
Independent work -5
Test - 10
Module 2-35 
Recommended reading list. Subject Resources
1. Special propedeutics of internal diseases : lecture course / Vitebsk State Medical University, Dep. of Propedeutics of Internal Diseases ; comp. by L. M. Nemtsov. - 2-е изд. - Vitebsk : VSMU, 2016. - 318 p.
2. Propedeutics to internal diseases. - Vinnytsya : Nova knyha publ., 2011 .P. 1 : Diagnostics / O. N. Kovalyova, T. V. Ashcheulova. - 2nd ed. - 2011. - 424 p.
3. Barbara Bates. A Guide to Physical Examination and History Taking. 11th Edition, 2012. J.B.Lippincott Company. Philadelphia. - 964 p. (https://www.academia.edu/39224031/BATES_GUIDE_TO_PHYSICAL_EXAMINATIONA_AND_HISTORY_TAKING_10th_ed)
4. Douglas G., Nicol F., Robertson C. Macleod’s Clinical Examination.12th edition , 2007.
5. Essentials of Clinical Examination Handbook. Front Cover. Justin Hall, Katrina Piggott, Miliana Vojvodic. Thieme, Sep 1, 2013 - Medical - 640 pages.
6. Alan G Japp, Colin Robertson. Macleod's Clinical Diagnosis. Elsevier Health Sciences, Oct 18, 2012 - Medical - 368 pages. (http://med-mu.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/macleods-clinical-diagnosis-2013.pdf).
7. Latin and Fundamentals of Medical Terminology : Handbook for the Іst year English-Speaking Students of the Medical Faculties = Латинська мова та основи медичної термінології : навчальний посібник для студентів – іноземних громадян І курсу медичних факультетів / сomp. : T. Titiyevska, O. Gordiyenko, A. Kulichenko, M. Martianova. – Zaporizhzhia : ZSMU, 2016. – 141 p.Clinical Examination.12th edition , 2007. PP. 4-62, 67-76, 293-300. 
Course author
Sc.D., Assoc. Prof. Гевко Олена Василівна 
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