Emergency Medicine


Official data in SubjectManager for the following academic year: 2022-2023

Course director

  • Dr. Péter László KANIZSAI

    associate professor,
    Department of Emergency Medicine

Number of hours/semester

lectures: 12 hours

practices: 0 hours

seminars: 0 hours

total of: 12 hours

Subject data

  • Code of subject: OSF-SUO-T
  • 1 kredit
  • Dentistry
  • Optional modul
  • autumn

OSK-BE2-T completed

Course headcount limitations

min. 5 – max. 150


It is prudent to understand the emergency concept for health care providers not involved in acute care. The purpose of the subject is to understand the aims and principles of emergency care, to get familiar with emergency approach based on focused assessment and care, risk stratification. It is also important to understand the essences of team approach and make patients comfortable by providing safe and patient centered care within our given time-range, i.e. 24 hours.


  • 1. History of emergency care, emergency aspects, structured communication - Dr. Kanizsai Péter László
  • 2. Prehospital care - Dr. Bóna Ernő
  • 3. Triage, teamwork - Dr. Kanizsai Péter László
  • 4. Emergency group of symptoms - Dr. Kanizsai Péter László
  • 5. Pain syndromes - Dr. Kanizsai Péter László
  • 6. From door to needle (ACS and stroke care – emergency aspects) - Dr. Merész Márton
  • 7. Environmental emergencies - Dr. Bánfai Gábor László
  • 8. Care of the severely injured - Dr. Kanizsai Péter László
  • 9. Paediatric emergency care - Dr. Bánfai Gábor László
  • 10. Toxicology basics - Dr. Bóna Ernő
  • 11. Sepsis in the emergency department - Dr. Kanizsai Péter László
  • 12. Interactive consultation between the Hungarian university emergency departments - Dr. Kanizsai Péter László



Reading material

Obligatory literature

R. Aghababian: Essentials of Emergency Medicine, 2nd edition

Literature developed by the Department


Recommended literature

Conditions for acceptance of the semester

Test exam.

Mid-term exams


Making up for missed classes

Personal communication with the tutors.

Exam topics/questions

Website of Emergency Medicine, University of Pécs.


Instructor / tutor of practices and seminars