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Juris Karpovs

Study Course Description

Course Description Statuss:Approved
Course Description Version:2.00
Study Course Accepted:21.08.2018
Study Course Information
Course Code:ISK_036LQF level:Level 6
Credit Points:3.00ECTS:4.50
Branch of Science:Medicine; Internal MedicineTarget Audience:Medical Services
Study Course Supervisor
Course Supervisor:Juris Karpovs
Study Course Implementer
Structural Unit:Department of Internal Diseases
The Head of Structural Unit:Aivars Lejnieks
Contacts:Rīga, Hiprokrāta iela 2, iskatrsu[pnkts]lv, iskatrsu[pnkts]lv, +371 67042338
Study Course Planning
Full-Time - 1. Semester No.
Lectures (number)8Lecture Length (academic hours)2Total Contact Hours of Lectures16
Classes (number)11Class Length (academic hours)4Total Contact Hours of Classes44
Total Contact Hours60
Study course description
Preliminary Knowledge:
Normal anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, pathology.
-to learn students with methods of subjective and objective examination, in addition to the interpretation of examinations -to introduce students with most common internal diseases and the role of nutrition in treatment.
Topic Layout (Full-Time)
No.TopicType of ImplementationNumberVenue
1Basics of the patient's subjective investigationLectures1.00auditorium
2Coronary artery disease: angina of effort, ACS, myocardial infarctionLectures2.00auditorium
3Bronchitis, pneumonia, COPD, bronchial asthma, lung cancerLectures2.00auditorium
4Gastritis, peptic ulcer, gastric cancer, liver diseaseLectures1.00auditorium
5Urinary tract infection, glomerulonephritis, chronic kidney disease, osteoarthrosisLectures1.00auditorium
6Diabetes mellitusLectures1.00auditorium
7CAD: Angina pectoris, myocardial infarctionClasses2.00clinical base
8Arterial hypertensionClasses1.00clinical base
9Heart valves defectsClasses1.00clinical base
10Pneumonia, COPD, bronchitis, pleuritisClasses1.00clinical base
11Gastritis, peptic ulcerClasses1.00clinical base
12Liver diseasesClasses1.00clinical base
13Kidney diseasesClasses1.00clinical base
14Endocrine diseasesClasses1.00clinical base
15Joints and connective tissue diseasesClasses1.00clinical base
16Diabetes mellitus, metabolic syndromeClasses1.00clinical base
Unaided Work:
Patient examination and description
Assessment Criteria:
Written exam, according to the questions posed.
Final Examination (Full-Time):Exam (Written)
Final Examination (Part-Time):
Learning Outcomes
Knowledge:Patient examination. Basics of internal diseases: COPD, pneumonia, bronchitis, bronchial asthma, lung cancer, angina of effort, myocardial infarction, arterial hypertension, heart failure, enteritis, peptic ulcer, colitis, liver diseases, urinary tract infections, osteoarthritis, connective tissue disorders.
Skills:Recognize signs of internal diseases, arrange it and primary diagnoze. If it is necessarry – to prescribe treatment.
Competencies:Differentiate various internal diseases, be able to argue their views. Evaluate if the patient needs to be consultated by other specialist. To provide relevant assistance according to their area of competence, including medications.
1Propedeitika. 5. izdevums /G.Orļikova un K.Pičkura red./ Rīga, 2012.
2Klīniska medicīna prof. A.Lejnieka reakcijā, 1.-4. grāmatas. Nacionālais Medicīnas apgāds, 2010-2012
1Merck manual,18.ed.