13E064TMD - Telemedicine

Course specification
Course title Telemedicine
Acronym 13E064TMD
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Physical Electronics - Biomedical and Environmental Engineering
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 Introducing students to the basic principles of telemedicine: the collection of medical data about the patient with one hand and sending them to another location for examination, consultation and establishment of diagnosis.
    The outcome Qualifying students to recognize, the basic design of Telemedicine services.
    URL to the subject page
    URL to lectures
    Contents of lectures Basic principles of telemedicine. Types of signals from different modalities. Connecting various devices in the system, PACS ( Picture Archiving and Communication System ). Standards ( HL7 - Health Level 7 and DICOM - Digital Imaging and Communication in Medicine ). Telemedicine services and basic services. Economic, legal and ethical aspects of telemedicine.
    Contents of exercises Auditory exercises that follow the lectures and demonstration exercises in medical institutions.
    1. H.K.Huang, PACS and Imaging Informatics, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, New Jersey, 2011.
    2. Sajeesh Kumar, Bruce E. Dunn (Eds.), Telepathology, Springer, 2009.
    3. P. Spasić, I. Milosavljević, O. Jančić-Zguricas (editori), Telemedicina, dvojezična monografija (srpsko-engleska), Akademija medicinskih nauka Srpskog lekarskog društva, 2000
    4. Jasjit Suri, Kamaledin Setarehdan, Sameer Singh, Eds., Advanced Algorithmic Approaches to Medical Image Segmentation, Springer, 2002
    5. B.Zurich, Telemedicine and Teledermatology, Karger, 2003.
    Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
    Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
    3 2
    Methods of teaching Lectures, auditory exercises that follow the lectures and demonstration exercises in medical institutions.
    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 30
    Seminars 30