Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2024Year School/Graduate School Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences (Master’s Course)
Lecture Code TB011403 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 総合医療実践学特論
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Lecture on Practice of General Medicine
イトウ マサノリ,キシカワ ノブスケ,タヅマ ススム,オオタニ ユウイチロウ,オガワ ケイコ,ヨシダ シュウヘイ,カキモト マサキ,ミヤモリ ダイスケ,イシダ リョウコ,マツモト マサトシ,カンノ ケイシ
Campus Kasumi Semester/Term 1st-Year,  Second Semester,  Second Semester
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (2nd) Thur11-12:MED Rm 2
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
(More Details)
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Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 5 : Graduate Basic
Course Area(Area) 27 : Health Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 01 : Medical Sciences
Eligible Students Master's course students
Keywords Primary care, general medicine, healthcare systems management and informatics, epidemiology, clinical nutrition, metabolism and pharmacology 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
Criterion referenced
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
To understand the practical medicine in primary care, general medicine and healthcare systems management and informatics are studied through the discussion for epidemiology, clinical nutrition and metabolism, clinical pharmacology, and clinical guidelines. 
Class Schedule *The following information is subject to change due to future COVID-19 infections.
 Please check the syllabus again when registering for the 2nd semester, even if you registered for the 1st semester.

1 10/3
Current status and issues of preventive medicine in Japan
Masanori Ito(moodle/on demand)
2 10/10
Primary care and family medicine
Syuhei Yoshida(moodle/on demand)
3 10/17
Primary care and general medicine
Susumu Tazuma(face-to-face)
4 10/24
How to treat lifestyle-related diseases
Yuishiro Otani(face-to-face)
5 10/31
Home medical care and long-term care insurance system in Japan
Ryoko Ishida(face-to-face)
6 11/14
Geographic analysis in public health
Masatoshi Matsumoto(moodle/on demand)
7 11/21
EBM Basics and Practice
Daisuke Miyamori(moodle/on demand)
8 11/28
The role of Japanese Traditional (Kampo) Medicine in Japan  
Keiko Ogawa(moodle/on demand)
9 12/5 
Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Care
Daisuke Miyamori(moodle/on demand)
10 12/12
Infectious Disease Care in General Practice
Masaki Kakimoto(face-to-face)
11 12/19
Principles and practice of drug intervention trial ※
Nobusuke Kishikawa(face-to-face)
12  12/24
The concept of patient complexity and difficult patient encounter in primary care
Syuhei Yoshida(moodle/on demand)
13  1/9
Basic knowledge about academic papers and its practical use ※
Keishi Kanno(face-to-face)
14  1/16
Management of diabetes in primary care
Ryoko Ishida(face-to-face)
15  1/23
Summary and formative evaluation ※
Keishi Kanno(face-to-face) 
Harrison’s principles of internal medicine
Articles on current issues in health care system in newspapers, etc. 
PC or AV used in
(More Details) Slide Projector, Hand-out 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
To be prepared and reviewed for each session in Harrison’s principles of internal medicine
Think about the health care issues in your country 
Requirements ■Thursday. 11, 12th Period(18:00~19:30)
■The lectures are conducted at Lecture Room 2 of the School of Medicine. ※ are held in Clinical Research Building 1F, Common room 4. 
Grading Method Achievement level of assignments given in each class
Report and interview 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Other Note 
Lectures will be held in Lecture Room 2, School of Medicine, except for the lectures marked with *. 
Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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