Curriculum | Bachelor of Physiotherapy | PAEDIATRICS | PAPER CODE-03050305

BACHELOR OF PHYSIOTHERAPY-III YEAR

PAPER CODE-03050305

PAEDIATRICS

TEACHING HOURS: 40

THEORY: 40 MARKS

Examination TIME: 3 HOURS

Note: For Paper setters / Examiners

  • Paper setter is required to set six questions from the entire syllabus.
  • Student will be required to attempt four questions carrying ten marks each

Course Objective:- The objective of this course is  to achieve the clinical competencies and theoretical knowledge of Pediatrics to incorporate for providing physiotherapeutic management . Demonstrating advanced knowledge and understanding of the epidemiology, aetiology and patho physiology of selected congenital, acute, chronic musculoskeletal conditions, growth developmental disorders and neurological disorders.

 

S.NO Topic Learning Objective( at the   end of the session student should be able to          Teaching guidelines Methodology TIME
1 Introduction to Pediatrics

 

Student will learn about importance of pediatrics to handle paediatrics patients for physiotherapy management. To cover,

Introduction and importance of pediatrics in physiotherapy, management and clinical practice.

 

  

Lecture Discussion. 2hrs
2 Growth and Development

 

Student will learn about Importance of growth and development and abnormal growth disorders. To cover,

Laws of Growth, Factors affecting growth and development, developmental decay.

 

 

Lecture Discussion. 2hrs
3 Developmental milestone

 

Student will learn about different normal, social and motor milestones. To cover,

Normal developmental milestones, importance and clinical implication Motor, adaptive and social milestones.

 

Lecture Discussion. 2hrs
4 Congenital deformities

 

Student will learn about various congenital deformities in pediatrics. To cover,

Cleft lip, cleft palate, chondatresia, imperforate

Introduction, etiology, Clinical presentation, diagnosis and management of given deformities.

Lecture Discussion. 3hrs
5 Acquired Deformities

 

Student will learn about various acquired deformities in pediatrics. To cover,

Club foot, Flat foot, Knock knees, Bow legs.

Introduction, etiology, Clinical presentation, diagnosis and management of given deformities.

Lecture Discussion. 3hrs
6 Spina Bifida, meningocele Student will learn about various congenital deformities of spine. To cover,

Introduction, etiology, Clinical presentation, diagnosis and management of given conditions.

 

Lecture Discussion.

Case discussion in Paed opd.

5hrs
7 Scoliosis.

 

Student will learn about postural deformity in pediatrics. To cover,

Introduction, etiology, Clinical presentation, diagnosis and management of given condition.

Lecture Discussion. 3hrs
8 Congenital dysplasia Hip Student will learn about congenital dysplasia of hip.  To cover,

Introduction, etiology, Clinical presentation, diagnosis and management of given condition

Lecture Discussion. 2hrs
9 Cerebral Palsy

 

Student will learn about cerebral palsy in detail and will learn to handle cases. To cover,

Introduction, etiology, Clinical presentation, diagnosis and management of given condition

Lecture Discussion.

Case discussion in Pediatrics OPD.

4hrs
10 Rickets

 

Student will learn about Rickets. To cover,

Introduction, etiology, Clinical presentation,

diagnosis and management of given condition

Lecture Discussion. 2hrs
11 Scurvy

 

Student will learn about Scurvy. To cover, Introduction, etiology, Clinical presentation, diagnosis and management of given condition Lecture Discussion. 1hr
12 PEM

 

Student will learn about protein energy malnutrition and nutritional therapy for managing cases. To cover,

Introduction, etiology, classification, Clinical presentation, diagnosis and management, nutritional therapy of given condition

Lecture Discussion. 2hrs
13 Muscular Dystrophy

 

Student will learn about Muscular Dystrophy in detail. To cover, Introduction, etiology, classification, Clinical presentation, diagnosis and management of given condition Lecture Discussion.

Case Presentation

2hrs
14 Down Syndrome Student will learn about Down syndrome in detail. To cover,

Introduction, etiology, classification, Clinical  presentation, diagnosis and management of given condition

Lecture Discussion. 2hrs
15 Epilepsy.

 

Student will learn about Epilepsy. To cover, Introduction, etiology, classification, Clinical presentation, diagnosis and management of given condition. Lecture Discussion. 1hr
16. Worm Infestation

 

Student will learn about various methods of worm infestation. To cover,

Introduction, types and treatment.

 

Lecture Discussion. 1hr
17 Rheumatic fever

 

Student will learn about Rheumatic fever in detail. To cover,

Introduction, diagnosis criteria, complications and treatment.

Lecture Discussion. 1hr
18 Pneumonia

 

Student will learn about Pneumonia in detail. To cover,

Cause, sign, symptom and treatment.

Lecture Discussion. 2hrs

 

Book References:-

  1. Nelson text book of pediatrics-Behraman & varghan.
  2. Essential pediatric by O.P Ghai