14D2I02 - Contemporary instrumental methods in veterinary medicine

Course specification
Course titleContemporary instrumental methods in veterinary medicine
Type of studyPhD academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
  1. prof. dr Jelena Ajtić
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
    Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
      Conditioncurrent semester enrollment
      The goalThe goal of the course is to acquaint the students with the physical principles of modern methods and techniques used in veterinary diagnostics and therapy, food processing, environmental protection and other fields relevant to veterinary medicine.
      The outcomeAt the conclusion of the course, the students will be able to describe the theory behind the fundamentals of measurements and the physical principles of biomedical instruments and will have the basic knowledge of modern instrumental methods used in veterinary diagnostics and therapy as well as other biomedical and biotechnological disciplines.
      Contents of lecturesUltrasound diagnosis and therapy. Doppler techniques. Electrode and microelectrode techniques. Electrodiagnosis and electrotherapy. Thermodiagnosis and thermotherapy. Optical and electron microscopy. Applications of ultraviolet, infrared and laser radiation. Roentgen techniques. Detectors and dosimeters of ionising and non-ionising radiation. Food irradiation techniques. Fundamentals of environmental monitoring.
      Contents of exercises
      1. J. Ajtić, D. Popović, Fizičke osnove dijagnostičkih i terapijskih metoda. Veterinarska komora Srbije, Beograd, 2013. (Original title)
      2. B. H. Brown, R. H. Smallwood, D. C. Barber, P. V. Lawford, D. R. Hose, Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering. IOP Publishing Ltd., UK, 2001. (Original title)
      3. D. B. Popović, M. B. Popović, M. Janković, Biomedicinska merenja i instrumentacija. Akademska misao, Beograd, 2010. (Original title)
      Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
      LecturesExercisesOTCStudy and ResearchOther classes
      Methods of teachingLectures and interactive practical work
      Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
      Pre obligationsPointsFinal examPoints
      Activites during lectures10Test paper70
      Practical lessonsOral examination