Researcher Profile Pospichal Jan

Mgr. Jan Pospichal, Ph.D.

Faculty of Health Studies, University of Pardubice

Prumyslova 395, Pardubice 532 10, Czech Republic

Email:, tel. +420-466-037-800




Professional background:


Pospichal was formally trained in Nursing, completing his Bachelor’s degree in General Nursing at Faculty of Health Studies, University of Pardubice, Czech Republic (2010), Master’s degree in General Nursing, Faculty of Health Studies, University of Pardubice, Czech Republic (2012) and PhD at the University of Pardubice, Czech Republic (2018). His PhD research focused on assessment of quality of life of patients suffering from stable coronary artery disease.

Since 2012 to 2013 he worked as nurse at Intensive care unit of Cardiology department of internal medicine at University hospital Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic. In 2014 the National Centre of Nursing and Other Health Professions, Brno, Czech Republic certified him in Intensive care.

Since 2013 he teaches at the bachelor and master level and conducts nursing research at the Department of Clinical subspecialities, Faculty of Health Studies, University of Pardubice, Czech Republic.

His current research efforts focus on cardiovascular risk factors and quality of life.


Research Interests:

  • Cardiovascular risk factors
  • Quality of life
  • Intensive care


Selected Publications (since 2014):


POSPÍCHAL, J., VOJTISEK, P., BOBÁK, M., MATEJKA, J. 2018. A comparison of quality of life and disease severity of patients with stable coronary artery disease.. Kontakt, Vol. 20, no. 3. pp. e237-e243. DOI: 10.1016/j.kontakt.2018.04.001

HOLEKOVÁ, J., KALUŽOVÁ, K., POSPÍCHAL, J. 2018. Effective power distribution of two rescuers during resuscitation: simulation study. Urgentní medicína, Vol. 21, No. 3. pp. 17 – 21. ISSN 1212–1924.

POSPÍCHAL, J., POSPÍCHALOVÁ, K. a VOJTISEK, P., 2016. Experienced symptoms affecting quality of life in angina patients: a qualitative study. Ošetrovateľstvo
a pôrodná asistencia,
Vol. 3, no. 1. pp. 29-34. ISSN 1336-183X. 

BLANAŘ, V., POSPÍCHAL, J. I Know that I Know: A Certainty Based Marking Tests Designed for Evaluating Knowledge of Healthcare Students. Profese on-line, 2016, roč. 9, č. 1, s. 1-8.

POSPÍCHAL, J., BLANAŘ, V. Faecal immunochemical screening tests for colorectal cancer: a single-centre case study from the Czech Republic. Malta Journal of Health Sciences, 2016, roč. 3, č. 2, s. 46-51.

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