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Course, academic year 2023/2024
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Medical Problems Associated with Living and Working in Developing Countries - CCOCB0034
Title: Zdravotnická problematika pobytu a práce v rozvojových zemích
Guaranteed by: Department of Occupational and Travel Medicine 3FM CU and UHKV (12-PRAC)
Faculty: Third Faculty of Medicine
Actual: from 2021
Semester: both
Points: 6
E-Credits: 6
Examination process:
Hours per week, examination: 0/30, C [HS]
Extent per academic year: 30 [hours]
Capacity: winter:unknown / unknown (5)
summer:unknown / unknown (5)
Min. number of students: 1
4EU+: no
Virtual mobility / capacity: no
Key competences:  
State of the course: not taught
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
you can enroll for the course in winter and in summer semester
Guarantor: doc. MUDr. Evžen Hrnčíř, CSc., MBA
Classification: Medicine > Clinical Disciplines
Comes under: BVS-PVK-2 (ZÁPIS)
Attributes: Modul IID
Examination dates   Schedule   
Annotation -
This course is established for students of 4th year. It informs about the influence of factors of climatic, geographical and socio-economical (and other) origin on the health travellers. It brings some information about the most frequent diseases connected with travelling abroad, about their diagnostics, therapy, assessment and prevention.
Last update: Pajl Tomáš (23.04.2014)
Aim of the course -

The main task of the subject is to give students some basic information about problems connected with travelling abroad. It means diseases which accompany travelling, diseases typical for certain regions or connected with specific cultural and socio-economical influences and psychical consequences of stay in developing countries.

Last update: Pajl Tomáš (23.04.2014)
Literature -

Stellman, J.M. (ed.): Encyclopaedia of Occupational Health and Safety, Geneva, International Labour Office, 1998

Central European Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine

Last update: Pajl Tomáš (23.04.2014)
Teaching methods -

Lectures, seminars, practices.

Last update: Pajl Tomáš (23.04.2014)
Requirements to the exam -

Participation in practices, final test.

Last update: Pajl Tomáš (23.04.2014)
Syllabus -

Influence of climate and geographical factors on the health status. Demographical, economical and social problems in developing countries. Religion and its influence on the life and health. Assessment of health capability for work in developing countries. Some diseases which are found in our patients travelling abroad.

Last update: Pajl Tomáš (23.04.2014)
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