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Hygiene and Epidemiology - B81155 (Zubní lékařství AP)
Czech title: Hygiena a epidemiologie
Guaranteed by: Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology First Faculty of Medicine Charles University in Prague (11-00200)
Faculty: First Faculty of Medicine
Actual: from 2010
Semester: winter
Points: 3
E-Credits: 3
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:0/42 C+Ex [hours/semester]
Extent per academic year: 42 [hours]
Capacity: unlimited
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Explanation: Doc. MUDr. M . Tuček, CSc.,email:
Additional information:
Guarantor: prof. MUDr. Milan Tuček, CSc.
Comes under: Compulsory for Dentistry 3.y._17/18
Attributes: Klinický předmět
Zubní lékařství
Pre-requisite : B81148, B81404
Last update: HOL02040 (06.06.2008)

Issues concerning the hygiene of work environment with the emphasis on dental practices - ergonomics, hazards, prevention. Toxicological issues in the dentistry. Nutrition as a factor influencing mouth diseases and pathologic processes in mouth, recommendations, prevention. Physical factors occurring in a dental surgery (light, noise, vibrations, ionising radiation, microclimatic factors), hazards, possibilities of prevention. Methodology of epidemiology, general epidemiology, epidemiology of tumours, epidemiology of infectious diseases, nosocomial infections, immunization related to stomatology. Life-style risk factors. Capability to diagnose selected avitaminoses, poisonings etc. manifested in the mouth, to provide basic preventive nutrition recommendations according to found deficiencies. Capability to assess one's own work related hazards. Mastering of basic epidemiologic methods indispensable for hygienically safe operation of a stomatologic surgery and for solving occurring epidemiologicalsituations.
Last update: KUD04642 (22.10.2012)

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