13E054KLI - Clinical Engineering

Course specification
Course title Clinical Engineering
Acronym 13E054KLI
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Type of study bachelor academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
    Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
      Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
        ESPB 6.0 Status elective
        Condition none
        The goal Learning about diagnostic methods in clinical environment; learning about specificities of engineering work in noninvasive diagnostics in the clinical environment; learning about the medical technologies used in clinical environment.
        The outcome Passed exam and practical project presented. Learned basic techniques for the assessment of physiological parameters in clinical environment. Basic understanding of medical imaging and therapeutic modalities.
        Contents of lectures Sensors and transducers in clinical environment. Impedance measurements in clinics. Ultrasound based medical diagnostics and therapy. Electrical stimulation in clinical engineering. Instrumentation in clinics. Basic principles of medical images. Review of trends and developments in clinical engineering (mHealth) and future role of clinical engineers.
        Contents of exercises Laboratory work and practical work on design of an engineering solution related to the clinical measurements.
        1. David Y., von Maltzahn W. W., Neuman M. R., Bronzino, J. D. (Eds.). "Clinical engineering (Principles and applications in engineering)", CRC Press, 2003. (Original title)
        2. Popović D. B. "Medical instrumentation and measurements", Academic Mind, University of Belgrade - School of Electrical Engineering, 2014.
        Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
        Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
        3 2
        Methods of teaching Lectures, individual research and development in the laboratory. Optional visits to clinics.
        Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
        Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
        Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 40
        Practical lessons 0 Oral examination 0
        Colloquia 20
        Seminars 40