14D2I29 - Efficacy and safety of drugs in clinical veterinary practice

Course specification
Course titleEfficacy and safety of drugs in clinical veterinary practice
Type of studyPhD academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
  1. prof. dr Vitomir Ćupić
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
    Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
      ConditionEnrolled semester in which the subject hears
      The goalto train students to postapproval period following drug efficacy and safety instructions for the recommended drug indications, target species and categories of animals. Student should be a training to recognize adverse reaction profile of certain groups of drugs that treat them, as well as to preserve the new adverse reactions instructions are provided, which may arise.
      The outcomestudents will be trained to conduct a rational pharmacotherapy to apply effective and safe drugs and conduct of pharmacovigilance.
      Contents of lecturesEvaluation of antibacterial and antiparasitic efficacy older vet. drugs compared to the effects of new chemical groups from the same in clinical and in vitro conditions. Assessment of systemic and local tolerability of new antimicrobial, antiparasitic and anti-inflammatory drugs. Evaluation of the effectiveness of drugs in the treatment of septic shock.
      Contents of exercises
      1. Milanka Jezdimirović, Veterinarska farmakologija 4 prerađeno i dopunjeno izdanje, Fakultet veterinarske medicine, Beograd, 2010. (Original title)
      2. Milanka Jezdimirović, Osnovi farmakoterapije i gotovi lekovi u veterinarskoj praksi, Fakultet veterinarske medicine, Beograd, 2012. (Original title)
      3. Donald Plumb, Veterinarz drug handbook, Blackwell Publishing Professional, Ames, Iowa, 2008. (Original title)
      4. Richard Adams, Veterinary Pharmacology and therapeutics, 8th ed, Iowa State University Press/Ames, 2001. (Original title)
      Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
      LecturesExercisesOTCStudy and ResearchOther classes
      Methods of teachingOral presentation with Power Point presentation. Seminar work and oral defense.
      Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
      Pre obligationsPointsFinal examPoints
      Activites during lecturesTest paper70
      Practical lessonsOral examination