Labor Medicine

Course Information
TitleΙΑΤΡΙΚΗ ΕΡΓΑΣΙΑΣ / Labor Medicine
FacultyHealth Sciences
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorTheodore Kontakiotis
Course ID200000272

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
1. ΠΝΕΥΜΟΝΟΛΟΓΙΚΗ-ΦΥΜΑΤΙΟΛΟΓΙΚΗParaskevi Argyropoulou-Pataka, Ioannis Kioumis, Despoina Papakosta
Course Type 2016-2020
  • General Knowledge
  • Scientific Area
  • Skills Development
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Duties and responsibilities-Fundamentals Principles toxicology-epidemiology in occupational medicine-Healthy work-accident-prevention work psychology-breathing and blood circulation at work-Vocational bronchial asthma, extrinsic alveolitis byssinosis cancer-Business, Business-dermatosis blood diseases from occupational causes varykoia-Professional-Business Professional liver-kidney-heart-occupational eye diseases at work, lighting and health and occupational diseases and injuries of the musculoskeletal system-Ergonomics-Tour First Aid in the workplace and Legislation for hygiene and safety work-Pneumoconioses-International classification based on chest X-the diagnosis of occupational lung disease and contribute to this radiographic examination. Internship: Visiting workplace (work environment, safety standards, medical service at work).
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Design and manage projects
  • Respect natural environment
  • Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Functional lung function testing. Incapacity for work Epidemiology in Occupational Medicine - Occupational exposure to carcinogens - Lung cancer Inhalation of toxic gases Pneumoconiosis and radiological classification Occupational asthma - and hypersensitivity pneumonitis-byssinosis Professional skin Musculoskeletal diseases and conditions - ergonomics Work psychology. Psychiatric diseases and professional environment Infections and professional environment ,Ergofthalmologia Legislation on occupational diseases. Doctor Jobs: Duties and responsibilities Principles of Toxicology in Occupational Medicine Occupational Health
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Formative, Summative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Labor Medicine, L. Sichletides, University Studio Press
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