- Department of Health Care Disciplines and Population Protection
Fundamentals of balneology, natural medicinal resources, and Balneotechnology balneohygieny, classical balneology procedures and their effects on the body, application of rehabilitation and physical therapy in various hydrotherapy procedures, mechanisms of action. Suitability of spa treatments for individual diseases and specific balneace. Importance of spas in the CR and its specifics in the world.
obtaining at least 108 points examination test (60%
written test, 80% success.
Questions in the range of literature and reference substances lectured in lectures.
- Syllabus of lectures:
Definition balneology, basic concepts, natural
Spa treatment, spa treatments and the
definition of its traditional method of
Specifics in the CR and spas in the world, the
effects of balneology in the body, the nature of rehabilitative treatment in the spa
General balneologie (indications and
contraindications of spa therapy)
Balneotherapy of diseases of the locomotor
Balneotherapy of diseases of heart and
long test of 45 min, Balneotherapy of
Balneotherapy of diseases of the digestive s
Balneotherapy of diseases of the urinary tract
Hydrotherapy week in oncological diseases, in
paediatrics and in old age
- Syllabus of tutorials:
- Study Objective:
to master basic knowledge within the subject to the extent necessary for the performance of the profession in the branch Physiotherapist.
- Study materials:
 Capko, J.: Základy fyziatrické léčby. Praha, Grada 2002
 Jandová, D.: Balneologie. Grada, Praha 2008
 Doporučená literatura
 Poděbradský, J.; Vařeka, J.: Fyziatrie I., II. Praha, Grada 1998
 Votava, J.a kol.: Fyzikální základy rehabilitace. Praha, Karolinum 2000
- Further information:
- No time-table has been prepared for this course
- The course is a part of the following study plans: