Curriculum | MPT (Cardiopulmonary) | Physiotherapy Management in Cardiopulmonary Conditions

MPT II Year

Physiotherapy Management in Cardiopulmonary Conditions

PAPER CODE-03010203

TEACHING HOURS: 150 

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.        Physiotherapy Assessment and Management in following Cardiac Conditions

 

To understand and demonstrate the Physiotherapy Management of various cardiac conditions. TO COVER

·         Disorders of cardiac rate rhythm and conduction.

·         Cardiac Arrest and Shock

·         Atherosclerosis

·         Coronary Artery Disease

·         Diseases of the myocardium

·         Infective endocarditis

·         Cardiomyopathy

·         Diseases of pericardium

·         Congenital heart disease.

·         Diseases of the heart valve.

·         Heart disease in pregnancy

·         Peripheral Vascular Disease

·         Rheumatic Fever.

·         Orthostatic Hypotension & Hypertension

·         Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation.

Lecture Discussion

Students seminars

Case discussion

OPD and IPD visits

SIS

40
2.        Physiotherapy Assessment and Management in following Pulmonary Conditions

 

To understand and demonstrate the Physiotherapy Management of various cardiac conditions. To Cover

·         Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases

·         Infections of respiratory System

·         Restrictive lung diseases

·         Occupational lung diseases

·         Pulmonary disorders due to Systemic inflammatory disease

·         Diseases of the Pleura.

·         Respiratory Failure

·         Conventional Approaches to Managing Neuromuscular Failure

Lecture Discussion

Students seminars

Case discussion

OPD and IPD visits

SIS

40
3.        Physiotherapy Assessment and Management in ICU patients on To identify various instrument6s used in ICU.

 

To learn the principle of Mechanical ventilator

To Cover

·         Supplementary Oxygen and Oxygen Delivery Devices in ICU, in chronic Respiratory disease and LTOT.

·         Maintaining and Removing Artificial Airway

·         Mechanical Ventilator-Types, mode, Principles governing ventilation, Physiological effects and Complication..

Lecture Discussion

Students seminars

Case discussion

OPD and IPD visits

SIS

20
4.        Physiotherapy Assessment and Management in Cardiothoracic Surgeries

 

To demonstrate different Physiotherapeutic techniques used in rehabilitation of various Cardio-pulmonary conditions. To Cover

·         Preoperative Assessment of Patients

·         Pre and Post Operative Blood Gas Exchange

·         Incisions

·         Closed versus Open Heart Surgeries

·         All Pulmonary Surgeries like Lobectomy, Pneumonectomy

·         Haemoynamics Performance of CTVS Patient

·         Emergencies in CTVS

·         AV Shunts

·         Heart Transplant

·         Left Ventricular Assistive Devices

·         Procedure on Sternum, Chest Wall, Diaphragm, Mediastinum and Esophagus

·         Cardiopulmonary Bypass

Lecture Discussion

Students seminars

Case discussion

OPD and IPD visits

SIS

25
5.        Advanced Techniques

 

To demonstrate various advance Physiotherapeutic techniques used in rehabilitation of various Cardio-pulmonary conditions. To Cover

·         Basic Life support-CPR.

·         Acapella and flutter.

·         Autogenic drainage

·         Manual Hyperinflation

·         Respiratory Muscle training

·         Neuromuscular facilitation

·         Muscle Energy Technique.

·         Principal and prescription of pulmonary Rehabilitation

·         Principal and prescription of cardiac Rehabilitation

Lecture Discussion

Students seminars

Case discussion

OPD and IPD visits

SIS

25

 

References books

  1. Guidelines for Pulmonary Rehabilitation Programs- 3rd Edition, AACVPR.
  2. Principle and practice of Cardiopulmonary Physiotherapy-Donna Frownfelter, E Dean.
  3. Essential of Cardiopulmonary PT, Sadowsky, W.B.Saunder.
  4. Physiotherapy for Respiratory and cardiac problems-Jennifer A Pryor, A Prasad
  5. Guidelines for Cardiac Rehabilitation and Secondary Prevention Program, 4th Edition – AACVPR.
  6. AACPVR Cardiac Rehabilitation resource manual- by AACVPR.
  7. Cardiopulmonary PT, Irwin & Tecknin, Mosby
  8. Respiratory PT, Smith &Ball, Mosby.
  9. ACSM guidelines for exercise testing and prescription,8th Edittion, American College of Sports Medicine.
  10. Heart Disease and Rehabilitation- by Pollock and Schmidt.
  11. Understanding Mechanical Ventilation- Hasan
  12. Physiotherapy in respiratory Care- Hough
  13. Respiratory Physiotherapy- Harden
  14. Respiratory Care- Fink & Hunt.
  15. Principles of Mechanical Ventilation- Chang.