Curriculum | Master of Physiotherapy (MPT) | Review of basic sciences II (Pathology & Pharmacology)

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Review of basic sciences II (Pathology & Pharmacology)

Paper Code

TEACHING HOURS: 150 

THEORY: 80 MARKS

 

S No. Contents of the Topic Learning Objectives (At the end of the course the student shall be able to) Teaching Guidelines Methodology Time
1.        Pathology Describe concepts of cell injury and changes produced thereby in different tissues and organs To Cover

·         General Pathology (cell injury, inflammation, Repair, immune system)

 

Lecture Discussion

Students seminars

Case discussion

SIS

5
2.        General body system

 

To enumerate the pathological changes in the body because of certain disease conditions. To Cover

·         Nervous System

Infection

·         Meningitis

·         Encephalitis

Vascular Disease

·         Ischemic encephalopathy

·         Cerebral infarction

·         Intracranial infarction

·         Intracranial hemorrhage

Degenerative disease

·         Alzheimer’s’ disease

·         Huntington’s disease

·         Parkinson’s disease

·         Motor neuron disease

Demyelinating disease

·         Multiple sclerosis

The peripheral nervous system

·         Peripheral neuropathy

·         Acute idiopathic polyneuropathy

·         Diabetic neuropathy

Lecture Discussion

Students seminars

Case discussion

SIS

Vertical integrated teaching.

25
3.        Musculoskeletal System

 

To demonstrate pathological changes of various bones and joints conditions. To Cover

Bones

·         Hereditary and metabolic diseases (Osteoporosis, rickets, osteomalacia, osteitisfibrosa cystic renal osteodystrophy)

·         Infections (Osteomyelitis and tuberculosis)

Joints

·         Degenerative joint disease

·         Bursitis

·         Skeletal muscles

·         Muscle atrophy

·         Myositis

·         Muscular dystrophy

·         Myasthenia gravis

Lecture Discussion

Students seminars

Case discussion

SIS

Problem based learning.

Group discussion.

20
4.        Cardiovascular system

 

To learn and demonstrate various cardiac conditions. To Cover

·         Rheumatic heart disease

·         Myocardial infarction

·         Atherosclerosis.

·         Congenital heart diseases

Lecture Discussion

Students seminars

Case discussion

SIS

Teacher seminar.

10
5.        Pharmacology

 

To learn use of various medicines used in musculoskeletal conditions, cardio respiratory functions and CNS and ANS. To Cover

·        Drugs used in pain

·        Local anesthetics

·        Steroids

·        Muscle relaxants

·        Drugs acting upon Central and Autonomic nervous system

·        Topically acting upon Cardio Respiratory system

·        Drugs acting upon Musculoskeletal system

Lecture Discussion

Students seminars

SIS

60

 

Reference Book

  • Textbook of Pathology / Mohan, Harsh.
  • Pathology illustrated/ by Peter S. Macfarlane, Robine
  • Pathology: implications for the physical therapistby Catherine Cavallaro
  • DGoodmann and Williams G. Boissonn
  • Essential of medical pharmacology/by K.D. Tripathi Pharmacology drug actions &reactions
  • Textbook of pharmacology, Seth, SD 2
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