Obstetrics and Gynecology Department
The broad goal of the teaching of undergraduate students in Obstetrics and Gynecology is that he/she should acquire understanding of anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology of the reproductive system and gain the ability to optimally manage common conditions affecting it.
Outline the anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology of the reproductive system and the common conditions affecting it.
Detect normal pregnancy, labor puerperium and manage the problems he/she is likely to encounter therein.
List the leading causes of maternal and perinatal morbidity and mortality.
Understand the principles of contraception and various techniques employed, methods of medical termination of pregnancy, sterilization and their complications.
Identify the use, abuse and side effects of drugs in pregnancy, pre-menopausal and post- menopausal periods.
Describe the national program of maternal and child health and family welfare and their implementation at various levels.
State the indications, techniques and complications of surgeries like Caesarian section, laparotomy, abdominal and vaginal hysterectomy, Fothergill operation and vacuum aspiration for M.T.P.
Identify common gynecological diseases and describe principles of their management.