Nuclear Medicine

Nuclear Medicine
Head of the Department:
Associate professor  Vinko Marković, MD, PhD
Head in power:
Associate professor Ante Punda, MD, PhD

General objectives
Upon completion of the course, students should acquire knowledge, skills and attitudes in basic nuclear medicine that will enable them effective participation in later clinical courses.
The course is delivered through lectures, seminars and exercises. Students should prepare themselves in advance for active participation in seminars and excercises. Absence from lectures, seminars or exercises have to be compensated by oral colloquium during the course.

Timetable 2016-2017
Teaching units
Course material

Members and collaborators

Literature (Teaching materials):
Oral presentations and  books in PDF
1. Lectures (L1-L12) and Seminars

2. Sharp PF, Gemmell HG and Murray AD, eds. Practical Nuclear Medicine. 3rd ed. London: Springer-Verlag, 2005. (pdf)

3. Maher M. Basic  Physics of Nuclear Medicine. Wikibooks.2004. (pdf)
Additional book

Ziessman HA, O'Malley JP, Thrall JH and Fahey FH, eds. The Requisites. Nuclear Medicine. 4th ed. Elsevier .Saunders. Philadelphia; 2014.

Requirements for taking the final exam is orderly attendance to all teaching activities during the course of Nuclear Medicine. The exam is composed of written test  which contains 40 questions. All questions are multiple choice with one correct answer out of 5. Students have 45 minutes for completing the test. Minimum of 24 correct answers (60%) are required for passing. The marks correspond to the test points are as follows:

24-27 (60-69%) correct answers – sufficient (2)
28-31 (70-79%) correct answers  – good (3)
32-35 (80-89%) correct answers  – very good (4)
36-40 ( ≥ 90%) correct answers - excellent (5)
Exam terms are scheduled for:
1st term - February 13. 2017.
2nd term - July 18. 2017.
3rd term - September 6. 2017.
4th term - September 20. 2017. Print page