Number of vaccines administered at Semmelweis University - 24. May 2022
531138 Total vaccines

Detailed syllabus

– Nursing, Internal Medicine, Surgery –
1st/3rd/4th year


SubjectPractical syllabus - Skills
NursingWeek 1 - Introduction to the operating of the ward
NursingWeek 1 - Observing nursing activities, assessment and documentation of nursing needs, and patient’s environment
NursingWeek 1 - Actively taking part in everyday nursing care of patients with the support of nurses
NursingWeek 1 - Observing and acquiring communication skills with patients
NursingWeek 1 - Observing laboratory and other examination procedures, as well as preparation of patient for surgery/examination
NursingWeek 1 - Learning the use of personal protective equipment, as well as hygienic and antiseptic hand washing
NursingWeek 1 - Learning basic skills, protocol, and ward devices for resuscitation
NursingWeek 2 - Independent nursing care patient admission, measurement of weight, height, blood pressure, pulse, temperature, respiration, blood glucose, assessment of needs, documentation
NursingWeek 2 - Development of patient’s environment
NursingWeek 2 - Assistance with performance of ECG
NursingWeek 2 - Observe administration of medication, blood collection, administration of injection, placement of venous cannula, infusion and transfusion therapy, assistance in preparation, recognition of minor local complications
NursingWeek 2 - Administration of subcutaneous and intramuscular injection under supervision of nurse
NursingWeek 3 - Blood collection, administering injection, placement of venous cannula under supervision of nurse
NursingWeek 3 - Continuous practice of knowledge acquired during the first two weeks
NursingWeek 4 - Continuous practice of knowledge acquired during the first three weeks
Internal MedicineCognition of the department of internal medicine, and the hospital.
Internal MedicineExamination of patients, especially physical examination, and the examination of patients suffering cardiovascular and respiratory diseases.
Internal MedicineAttendance of patients as an assistant physician assigned by the Head of the Department of Internal Medicine, under the supervision of the Head of Department, on the level of a 3rd year student without any pharmacology training.
Internal MedicinePractice of the most important medical interventions.
Internal MedicineDosage of medicines. (Methods)
Internal MedicineExamining the pulse, blood pressure measurement, body temperature measurement, weight-measurement, height-measurement.
Internal MedicineTechnique of cupping, learning and applying of injecting (i.m., i.v., s.c. insulin).
Internal MedicineKnowledge of instruments (ECG, Doppler and/or oscillometry, monitors, supply of oxygen - according to the local possibilities.)
Internal MedicineCompilation of infusion and the technique of infusion wiring (under supervision). Transfusions (under supervision).
Internal MedicineCognition of the patient documentation. and independent documenting.
Internal MedicineLearning of contacting patients and their relatives, especially informing patients and the medical confidentiality.
Internal MedicinePractising the so-called small laboratory tests.
Internal MedicineParticipation in medical consultation, especially if it is about their patient.
Internal MedicineParticipation in the meetings of the institution.
Internal MedicineOn-call service.
SurgeryComplete the tasks of a general physician of the department (in case of 6-10 patients at least), according to the assignment of the Head of the Surgery Department, under the supervision of a physician of the Department.
SurgeryRecording patient's history, physical examination of the admission status of the patient, writing medical record according to this information.
SurgeryPracticing the physical examination of breasts and the rectum is very important.
SurgeryDeveloping the plan of the examination and the treatment of the patient, in conjunction with the monitoring physician. Ordering necessary examinations (laboratory, radiological, endoscopic, consultation), with approval of the monitoring physician. Monitoring and registering of the completion of these examinations.
SurgeryDefining the necessary medication and other curing, with approval of the monitoring physician. Cognition and applying the Department's commonly used drugs (eg. heart drugs, intestinal motor drugs, antibiotics, etc.).
SurgeryContinuously monitoring and registering of the state of the student's patients (temperature chart, decursus, etc.), referring to the Head of Department in the visits.
SurgeryWriting final report at the patient's leave.
SurgeryPracticing the technique of cupping.
SurgeryInjecting (s.c., i.m., i.v.) under supervision.
SurgeryCompilation of infusion and wiring of infusion under supervision.
SurgeryDefining blood group, compilation of transfusion, cross-matching and biological matching, wiring transfusion, administration, under control and supervision!
SurgeryPractice of the inserting of Duodenum-gavage, nasogastical gavage.
SurgeryPractice of bladder cathetering under supervision.
SurgeryPractice of elastic bandageing.
SurgeryMaking and evaluating oversensitive tests under supervision.
SurgeryCognition and practice of applying test paper.
SurgeryApplying and practicing oscillometry.
SurgeryPicking stitches and chips.
SurgeryCuring infected gashes, changing bandage under supervision.
SurgeryLend a helping hand in chest tapping and stomach tapping.
SurgeryParticipation in endoscopic and radiological examinations, if possible.
SurgeryParticipation in surgical consultations (in the Department and in other departments).
SurgeryParticipation in defining surgical indications.
SurgeryParticipation in operations of the Department. Assistance, especially in case of the student's own patients. Cognition the principles of sterility, sterilization, washing, dressing, discipline of the operating room.
Surgery24 hour-on-call service once a week.
SurgeryExperience the recognition of urgent, life-threatening surgical cases. Cognition of the principles and methods of patient care.
SurgeryParticipation in surgical preparation regarding anesthesiology.
SurgeryCognition and adaptation of surgical premedication, in case of chosen operation and urgent case.
SurgeryInvolvement in different types of general anesthesia (mask, combined, intracheal, intravenous narcosis).
SurgeryIntubation (independent, if possible).
SurgeryCognition of the operation of the anesthetic machine. Monitoring of patient during surgery.
SurgeryMinistration in vein preparation, and in insuring central vein (vena jugularis or subclavia punctio).
SurgeryPractice and evaluation of measuring central vein pressure.
SurgerySucking of excretion from pharynx and respiratory tracks.
SurgeryCognition of the specialities of the surgical intensive care.
SurgeryUsing patient monitoring machine.
SurgeryCognition of the problems of the post-operation-period. Participation in prevention and averting.
SurgeryCognition of the clinical methods of reanimation, participation in practical adaptation.
SurgeryParticipation in autopsy, and in clinical pathologic meeting.
SurgeryParticipation in every professional meeting of the institute, and the department.
SurgeryCognition and completion of the administration of the surgical out-patients consultations.
SurgeryApplying and changing cover band, pressure bandage and vapour bandage.
SurgeryTreatment of infected gash.
SurgeryExamination of anthrax, abscess, phlegmone, panaritium. Participation in the treatment.
SurgeryApplication of tetanus prophylaxis.
SurgeryParticipation in ambulant operations.
SurgeryMinistration in intravenous narcosis, doing it under supervision.
SurgeryMinistration in local anesthetization, doing it.
SurgeryParticipation in consultation of the revision physician