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Internal Medicine - Nephrology - B80410 (General Medicine - English parallel)
Title: Internal Medicine - Nephrology
Guaranteed by: Department of Nephrology First Faculty of Medicine Charles University and General University Hospital in Prague (11-00511)
Faculty: First Faculty of Medicine
Actual: from 2023
Semester: winter
Points: 3
E-Credits: 3
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:0/50, C [HS]
Extent per academic year: 50 [hours]
Capacity: unlimited
Min. number of students: unlimited
4EU+: no
Virtual mobility / capacity: no
State of the course: taught
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Explanation: contact: MUDr. Věra Čertíková Chábová, PhD., vera.certikova-chabova@lf1.cuni.czequipment: white coat, phonendoscope, shoes for change, name-Tag (ISIC)start on Monday 8.15 in the lecture hall of 1st. Dep. of Medicine.
Additional information: http://Klinika nefrologie 1.LF IK (
Old code: 410
Guarantor: prof. MUDr. Vladimír Tesař, MBA, DrSc.
Comes under: Compulsory for GM 5.y._23/24
Attributes: Lékařství
Klinický předmět
Pre-requisite : B80386, B80632, B83161, B83162
Is co-requisite for: B81399
The topic of the subject is to teach principles of clinical nephrology both in terms of theoretical and practical.
Last update: Kolářová Jana (05.03.2021)
Aim of the course

Aim is to introduce students to the clinical problems of current nephrology with impact given on methods of examination and diagnostics, clinical course of acute and chronic nephropathies and contemporary methods of treatment (immunosuppressive treatment, dialysis, transplantation).

Last update: CHA06035 (12.11.2010)

Investigation in nephrology
Primary glomerulonephritides
Secondary glomerulonephritides
Interstitial nephritides
Hereditary diseases of the kidney
Acute renal failure
Chronic renal failure
Medication in nephrology
 Sodium, calcium and phosphate disturbances

Last update: Čertíková-Chábová Věra, prof. MUDr., Ph.D. (30.01.2019)

Feehally J.: Comprehensive clinical nephrology, 2007, ed. Mosby

Harrison´s Principles of Internal Medicine. Current eddition.

Klener P., Tesař Vl. : Vnitřní lékařství. Svazek IX. Nefrologie, Galen 2003

Last update: Čertíková-Chábová Věra, prof. MUDr., Ph.D. (05.06.2020)
Teaching methods

Standard times:

2-week course divided in:
Seminars (approx. 50%)
Clinical teaching (approx. 50%) in a standard unit of nephrology, nephrological ICU, dialysis center and transplant center.

pandemic times:

On-line teaching only, all information will be in MSTEAMS before the start of your rotation according to the schedule. 

Last update: Čertíková-Chábová Věra, prof. MUDr., Ph.D. (10.11.2020)
Entry requirements

To enter the course a student must know the physiology and pathophysiology of the kidney.

Last update: CHA06035 (12.11.2010)
Requirements to the exam

Questions from nephrology: are part of the list of questions open to the students for the particular exam (exam of internal medicine in the 5th year, state exam from internal medicine in the 6th year)

Credit: Adequate presence in our department during the course (1 day absence is permitted, longer absence irrespective of the reason has to be replaced during another course)

All those who have inadequate presence or had nephrology elsewhere (Erasmus, ...) must write a test in nephrology in prespecified terms.

Last update: Čertíková-Chábová Věra, prof. MUDr., Ph.D. (22.01.2016)
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