Clinical- laboratory correlation
Abbreviation: 46LA3 Load: 15(L) + 0(S) + 30(CP) + 0(EXE) + 0(P) + 0(ST) + 0(LE) + 0(ME) + 0(SCP) + 0(FE) + 0(CE) + 0(PP) + 0(MSCP)
Lecturers in charge: Ivo Radman-Livaja
Marijo Vodanović
Course description: The aim of the course is to point out the link between laboratory diagnosis and clinical practice.
What is emphasized is the importance of laboratory medicine in the diagnosis,
differential diagnosis, prognosis and treatment. Diseases of the heart and blood vessels and laboratory findings
code atherosclerotic coronary disease, myocardial infarction, cardiomyopathy and hypertension.
Endocrine diseases and metabolic disorders and laboratory findings in diabetes,
adrenal disease, hyperlipidemia, thyroid disease and paratiredoideje. diseases
gastro - intestinal system and laboratory findings in peptic ulcer disease, gastric cancer,
chronic colitis, Crohn's disease? disease, acute and chronic pancreatitis, pancreatic cancer,
liver cirrhosis, acute hepatitis, chronic acute hepatitis, liver cancer, cholelithiasis and acute
cholecystitis. Diseases of the kidneys and laboratory findings in: acute and chronic renal
insufficiency, acute and chronic pielonfritisa, glomerulonephritis, nephrolithiasis, cystic
kidney disease, nephrotic syndrome, hyper and hypokalemia. Lung disease and laboratory findings
code: pneumonia, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and lung cancer. Emergencies in Medicine and
laboratory diagnosis. Introducing clinical entities: decompensated heart failure, coronary
disease, liver cirrhosis, ulcer, liver, stomach and pancreas, acute or chronic
renal insufficiency, diabetes mellitus and presentation of diabetes complications, organizations
Labour hospital and polyclinic services, emergency and urgent tasks of the laboratory.
Lecture languages: - - -
Compulsory literature:
1. Vrhovac, B. i sur. : Interna medicina, Naklada Ljevak, Zagreb, 2008., odabrana poglavlja
Recommended literature: - - -
L - Lectures
FE - Field exercises
CE - Project laboratory
PP - Preclinical practicals
MSCP - Mentorship of special clinical practicals
S - Seminar
CP - Clinical practicals
EXE - Exercises of applied kinesiology
P - Practicum
ST - Sectio training
LE - Laboratory exercises
ME - Methodology exercises
SCP - Special clinical practicals
* - Not graded