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Lena Rettinger, MSc

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Lectures 2021/22

Engineering

> Introduction to Health Assisting Engineering VO
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Introduction to Health Assisting Engineering VO

Lector: Dr. Harald Jagos, Lena Rettinger, MSc, FH-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Mag. Dr.techn. Franz Werner

1SWS
2ECTS

Lecture contents

- Introduction to the research field of Health Assisting Engineering
- Introduction to the concept of quality of life, as well as to possibilities of supporting quality of life by means of technical aids
- Current developments in the research field and in the environment of the study program Health Assisting Engineering
- Overview of the current state of R&D in the field of health technologies- Focus on assistive robotics, categories, areas of application, possible benefits, challenges in R&D
- Focus on wearable electronics for gait and movement analysis and for controlling physical activity levels; application areas, challenges and testing in practice;

- Current project and product examples

Assessment methods

Final exam
Final written examination

Teaching methods

Lecture, group work

Language

German

> Models, concepts and classifications in healthcare…
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Models, concepts and classifications in healthcare ILV

Lector: Lena Rettinger, MSc

1.5SWS
3ECTS

Lecture contents

Classification and description possibilities of
- Functional impairment and functional capacity (e.g. WHO ICF)
- Medical diagnoses (e.g. WHO ICD)
- Medical and therapeutic interventions (e.g. WHO ICHI)
- Assistive devices (ISO 9999)
- Quality of life
- Care needs

Assessment methods

Continuous assessment
Immanent performance assessment through group work and presentations

Teaching methods

Lecture, group work, case studies, discussions, final presentation

Language

German

> Evidence based practice SE
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Evidence based practice SE

Lector: Lena Rettinger, MSc

1SWS
2ECTS

Lecture contents

Clarification of terms, development of a clinical question, scientific literature search in databases, critical reading and evaluation of scientific articles, basics of quantitative and qualitative research and clinical studies.

Assessment methods

Final exam
Seminar paper

Teaching methods

Lecture, group work, individual work, practical exercises

Language

German

> Current Topics in Digital Health ILV
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Current Topics in Digital Health ILV

Lector: Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Dieter Hayn, MBA, Lena Rettinger, MSc

1SWS
2ECTS

Lecture contents

Presentation and discussion of current technological trends in healthcare. Critical examination of current research topics and journal publications.
Big Data in healthcare and possible applications of artificial intelligence (for example Deep Learning, Machine Learning) in the field of healthcare technologies will be presented and discussed.
Telerehabilitation. Theoretical foundations of telerehabilitation, areas of use and application, target groups, societal benefits and goals of the use of telerehabilitation, current state of research and available evidence, state of the art, current systems in use in studies and in the product area.

Assessment methods

Module exam

Teaching methods

Interactive lecture with exercises on the specific focal points

Language

German

Publications

The publications of Lena Rettinger written at FH Campus Wien can be found in our publication database, others in the personal web space.