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Towards Thorough Understanding of Infectious Disease

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Official data in SubjectManager for the following academic year: 2020-2021

Course director

Dr. Tímea VARJAS (vtimi_68@yahoo.com), assistant professor

Department of Public Health Medicine

Subject data

Code of subject: OXF-FMM-h-T  |  2 credit  |  General Medicine |  Optional module  |  spring

Prerequisites: ODA-SF1-T parallel

Number of hours/semester

24 lectures + 0 practices + 0 seminars = total of 24 hours

Course headcount limitations

min. 4 – max. 20 person

Available as Campus course for 10 student(s). Campus-faculties: ETK TTK

Topic

Lectures are going to be held in the form of interactive and discussion type. Lectures will address the specific objectives of each topic and try to clarify and demonstrate important concepts related to infectious diseases that are caused by organisms living inside the human body. The main pathogens that will be covered are Bacteria, Viruses, Fungi, and protists. The course entails description of the microorganism, typical sites of infection, description of the morphological effects produced by the disease by studying both the pathological specimens and the histological sections. Description of the effects of the disease on the function of organs, and knowledge regarding the outcome and possible complications of the disease will also be discussed. Hence, this course will serve to bridge pathology and public health.

Lectures

  • 1. Introduction - Abdul Majid Abdul Rahman Kanaan Reem
  • 2. Bacterial infections Pseudomembranous colitis - Pathological specimens and Histological picture - Abdul Majid Abdul Rahman Kanaan Reem
  • 3. Bacterial infections Clostridium difficile - Pathological specimens and Histological picture - Abdul Majid Abdul Rahman Kanaan Reem
  • 4. Student's presentations and Kahoot educational game - Abdul Majid Abdul Rahman Kanaan Reem
  • 5. Bacterial infections Actinomyces organisms - Pathological specimens and Histological picture - Abdul Majid Abdul Rahman Kanaan Reem
  • 6. Student's presentations and Kahoot educational game - Abdul Majid Abdul Rahman Kanaan Reem
  • 7. Necrosis - Abdul Majid Abdul Rahman Kanaan Reem
  • 8. Student's presentations and Kahoot educational game - Abdul Majid Abdul Rahman Kanaan Reem
  • 9. Mycobacterial infections pulmonary tuberculosis - Abdul Majid Abdul Rahman Kanaan Reem
  • 10. Student's presentations and Kahoot educational game - Abdul Majid Abdul Rahman Kanaan Reem
  • 11. Syphilis, due to the spiral-shaped spirochaete Treponema pallidum - Abdul Majid Abdul Rahman Kanaan Reem
  • 12. Student's presentations and Kahoot educational game - Abdul Majid Abdul Rahman Kanaan Reem
  • 13. Viral infections Viral infections Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) - Abdul Majid Abdul Rahman Kanaan Reem
  • 14. Student's presentations and Kahoot educational game - Abdul Majid Abdul Rahman Kanaan Reem
  • 15. Viral infections Herpes simplex virus 1 and 2 (HSV-1 and HSV-2), - Abdul Majid Abdul Rahman Kanaan Reem
  • 16. Student's presentations and Kahoot educational game - Abdul Majid Abdul Rahman Kanaan Reem
  • 17. Syncytia - Abdul Majid Abdul Rahman Kanaan Reem
  • 18. Student's presentations and Kahoot educational game - Abdul Majid Abdul Rahman Kanaan Reem
  • 19. Fungal infections Candidiasis, - Abdul Majid Abdul Rahman Kanaan Reem
  • 20. Student's presentations and Kahoot educational game - Abdul Majid Abdul Rahman Kanaan Reem
  • 21. Protozoa and helminthes, - Abdul Majid Abdul Rahman Kanaan Reem
  • 22. Student's presentations and Kahoot educational game - Abdul Majid Abdul Rahman Kanaan Reem
  • 23. Trichomonas vaginalis - Abdul Majid Abdul Rahman Kanaan Reem
  • 24. Student's presentations and Kahoot educational game - Abdul Majid Abdul Rahman Kanaan Reem

Practices

Seminars

Reading material

Obligatory literature

Literature developed by the Department

Handouts of all lectures will be available in neptun

Notes

Recommended literature

Conditions for acceptance of the semester

Maximum of 15 % absence allowed

Mid-term exams

Test on the neptun

Making up for missed classes

Based on individual consideration

Exam topics/questions

Neptun

Examiners

Instructor / tutor of practices and seminars