Curriculum | MPT (Cardiopulmonary) | Assessment & Diagnosis In Cardiopulmonary Conditions

MPT CARDIO PULMONARY

MPT 2nd Year

Assessment & Diagnosis In Cardiopulmonary Conditions

PAPER CODE-03010201

TEACHING HOURS: 120 

THEORY: 80 MARKS

TIME: 3 HRS

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.        Cardio Pulmonary History To learn the assessment techniques for various cardio pulmonary conditions. To Cover

·         History taking

·         Observation

·         Palpation

·         Auscultation

·         Percussion

·         Functional ability-CRDQ, SF 36, Shuttle walk test, 6 MWT etc.

·         Patient education

·         Smoking Cessation.

Lecture Discussion

Students seminars

Case discussion

OPD and IPD visits

SIS

30
2.        Clinical Examination of all Cardio Pulmonary Conditions To examine different cardio pulmonary conditions clinically. To Cover

·         Ischemic heart disease

·         Valvular heart diseasec

·         Congenital heart disease

·         Disease of pericardium.

·         Cardiac Arrhythmias

·         Cardiomyopathies

·         Cardiac Shock

·         Congestive heart disease

·         Cardiac transplant

·         Post cardiac surgery

·         Peripheral vascular disease

·         Hypertensive/ Hypotensive patients

·         Obstructive lung conditions

·         Restrictive Lung conditions

·         Pleural Disease

·         Neuromuscular Disease

·         Occupational Lung Disease

·         Lung Carcinoma

·         Patient on Artificial airway

·         Ventilated patients

·         Respiratory failure

·         Pulmonary hypertension

·         Post pulmonary surgery.

·         Lung Transplant.

Lecture Discussion

Students seminars

Case discussion

OPD and IPD visits

SIS

50
3.        Relevant diagnosis tests To describe and interpret the different diagnostic tests used in cardiopulmonary conditions. To Cover

·         Hematology

·         ABG Analysis

·         Spirometry

·         Invasive and Non-invasive techniques

·         ECG

·         Echocardiography

·         Imaging

-Plain X-ray

-CT Scan

-MRI

·         Cardiac catheterization

·         Radio nuclide scanning

·         Stress testing

·         Lung function Testing

·         Biofeedback

·         Humidification and Aerosol Therapy

Lecture Discussion

Students seminars

Case discussion

OPD and IPD visits

SIS

20
4.        Differential diagnosis in Cardio Pulmonary Conditions To identify various simulating conditions To Cover

·         Various simulating conditions

Lecture Discussion

Students seminars

Case discussion

OPD and IPD visits

SIS

20

 

References

  1. Cash Textbook of general medical and surgical conditions for physiotherapists Donnie Jaypee Brothers.
  2. Essential of Cardiopulmonary physical therapy- Hillegass & Sadowsky­ W. B. Saunders.
  3. Cash textbook of Chest, Heart and Vascular Disorders for Physiotherapists- Downie- J.P.
  4. The-Brompton Guide to Chest Physical therapy
  5. Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy- Irwin and Tecknin, Mosby.
  6. Cardiovascular/Respiratory physiotherapy- Smith & Ball- Mosby
  7. ACSM Guidelines for exercise testing and prescription- ACSM- Williams and Wilkins.
  8. Chest physiotherapy in intensive care unit- Mackenzie et al – Williams and Wilkins.
  9. Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy- Donna Frown Felter.
  10. Understanding Mechanical Ventilation- Hasan
  11. Physiotherapy in respiratory Care- Hough
  12. Respiratory Physiotherapy- Harden
  13. Respiratory Care- Fink & Hunt.
  14. Principles of Mechanical Ventilation- Chang.