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STUDY PLANS
2020/2021

Basics of First Aid

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Code Completion Credits Range
16ZPP Z 2 0+2
Lecturer:
Tutor:
Jiří Málek (guarantor), Alice Kurzová
Supervisor:
Department of Dosimetry and Application of Ionizing Radiation
Synopsis:

The first medical aid exercises are prepare in that way, to include the whole spectrum of urgent situations, that can come into being in his/her work, or in the common life, and make the listener able to solve those situations.

Requirements:

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Syllabus of lectures:
Syllabus of tutorials:

1. First aid organisation, basic life functions, basic and extended CP resuscitation 1.

2. Breathing disorders, circulation disorders, basic and extended CP resuscitation 2/2.

3. Wounds, bleeding, infections, rabies, tetanus, bandages.

4. Bleeding, shock and its types, first aid by bleeding, blood transfusion Dr. Pořízka

5. Common fractures of long bones, chest, pelvis, open fractures, splints, transportation.

6. Intoxication, drugs, alkohol, and cases of intoxication.

7. Head trauma, spine trauma, polytraumatic systemes.

8. Radiation injuries, injurie caused by chemical agents, smoke inhalation.

9. Acute abdomen, sudden causes in gynekology, surgery, birth, urgent birth.

10. Excessive heating, hypothermia, drowning, fire injurie, AC/DC trauma.

11. Crush and blast syndrom, war medicine, shots and its types, traffic injurie.

12. First aid by psychic disorders, dangerous patient, convulsions.

13. Cumulative disasters, first aid before and in the hospital, organisation by disasters.

Study Objective:

Knowledge:

Knowledge about the first medical aid situation including the whole spectrum of urgent situations.

Abilities:

The procedures and methods of first aid in dealing with situations that may arise in the profession.

Study materials:

Key references:

[1] Miroslav Zeman, Basic First Aid, Karolinum 1992. (in Czech)

Recommended references:

[2] Ivan Dvoracek, Jaromir Hrabovsky, First Aid, Avicenum 1986. (in Czech)

Note:
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Data valid to 2021-02-28
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