Courses Catalogue

Obstetrics And Gynecology Ii

COURSE CODE: OBG 3204
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 5
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Clinical Medicine and Community Health, Diploma
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Allied Health Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Content and Outline

i) Gynecology Clerkship (5 marks)
a)History taking
b) Physical examinations
c) Investigation

ii) Benign Diseases of the female reproductive tract (10 marks)
(a) Diseases of the Vulva 
(b) Cervix (Infectious- Condyloma, HSV, Chlamydial Cervicitis and Others)(Others,Endocervical Polyps
(c)Uterine Fibroids
(d)Pelvic Pain and Dysmenorrhea
(e)Endometriosis
(f)Genito Urinary infection and STD
(g) Lower Urinary tract disorders
(h) Pelvic organ prolapse
(i) Anorectal Dysfunction

ii)Reproductive Endocrinology(10 marks)
a)      Puberty
b)      Amenorrhea
c)      Endocrine Disorders
d)     Infertility and Assisted Reproductive Technology
e)      Recurrent Pregnancy loss
f)       Menopause

iii)Gynaecological Oncology(10 marks)
a)      Uterine Cancer
b)      Cervical & Vaginal cancer
c)      Ovarian fallopian tube & Peritoneal Cancer
d)     Vulvar Cancer
d)     Breast Cancer
e)      Radiotherapy and Chemotherapy in Gynaecology
f)       Contraception.
g)      Operative Gynaecology
h)      Pre-Operative Evaluation and Post Operative Management

II) Clinical/Practical (90 Hours)

This will be a supervised clinical/practical rotation in surgical outpatient/ ward in which students will record all their activities in a log book.

Teaching- learning methods
a)        Lectures
b)        Bedside teaching/Demonstrations
c)        Ward rounds/Demonstrations
d)       Tutorials/Group discussions
e)        Case presentations and write-ups
f)         Supervised ward practice
g)        Use of the recommended text and library research by students.

Teaching and Learning Facilities
a)      Whiteboard and markers
b)      LCD Projectors
c)      Patients
d)     Maternal health card
e)      Fetoscope