MD(Chest)

 

PART-II (Physiology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, Medical Statistics)
A. Physiology                                                                                     40 Lectures
i) Renal Physiology                                                                           10 Lectures
   a) Functional anatomy of the nephron
   b) Renal circulation
   c) Glomerular filtration
   d) Reabsorption and Secretion in the tubules (cellular transport mechanism in kidney)
   e) Concentrating and diluting mechanisms
   f) Renal regulation of blood volume
   g) Renal regulation of blood pressure
   h) Regulation of acid base balance
   i) Intra-renal hormones-physiologic function of the renal prostaglandins and kallikrin
   j) Renal regulation of ca-balance
ii) Cardiovascular Physiology                                                       5 Lectures
iii) respiratory Physiology                                                              5 Lectures
iv) Physiology of the nervous system                                          5 Lectures
v) Endocrinology                                                                              5 Lectures

 

B. Biochemistry                                                                               10 Lectures

    • Fluid and electrolytes
    • Chemistry of carbohydrate, fat and protein
    • Hormones
    • Vitamins
    • Metabolism
    • Enzymes
    • Carbohydrate, fat and protein metabolism
 

C. Pharmacology                                                                                30 Lectures
1. General Pharmacology

  1. General Pharmacology                                                          4 Lectures
    1. Mechanism of drug action
    2. Drug interaction
    3. Adverse reaction to drugs
    4. Principles of drug therapy
  1. Analgesic and NSACO                                                            2 Lectures
  2. Antihypertension                                                                       2 Lectures
  3. Antibiotics and chemotherapy                                                2 Lectures
  4. Anticoagulant ic agents                                                           1 Lectures                             
  5. Antiplatelet drugs                                                                      1 Lectures
  6. Antihistamin ic agents                                                              1 Lectures
  7. Antiarrhythmic drugs                                                                 2 Lectures                              
  8. Antidiabetic drugs                                                                     1 Lectures
  9. Adrenergic & Beta blockers                                                     1 Lectures
  10. Ca-channel blockers                                                                 1 Lectures
  11. Cholinergic and anticholinergic drugs                                   1 Lectures
  12. Coronary dilators                                                                      1 Lectures
  13. Cardiac glycosides                                                                   2 Lectures                
  14. Diuretics                                                                                      1 Lectures
  15. Hormones and vitamins                                                           1 Lectures
  16. Sedatives and tranquillisers                                                    1 Lectures
  17. Drug metabolism in renal failure                                            1 Lectures
  18. Antibiotics and renal failure                                                      2 Lectures                  
  19. Cytotoxic drugs and renal diseases                                        1 Lectures                            
  20. Misc. Drugs used in renal diseases                                       1 Lectures