Curriculum

Medical & Surgical Nursing for Post Basic B.Sc. (Nursing)

Sr.No Topic Learning Objectives Teaching Guidelines Methodology Time
1 Introduction and concept of medical surgical nursing To explain about the introduction and concept of medical surgical nursing To cover about introduction to medical surgical nursing.
Review of concepts of comprehensive nursing care in medical surgical conditions.
Nurse, patient and his/her family.
Functions of nurse in the outpatient department.
Intensive care unit
Didactic lecture through power point projections.
Conventional method
Student interactive session.
3 hours
2 Nursing management of various diseases To describe about the nursing management of various diseases Nursing management of patient with specific problems.
1.    Fluid and electrolyte imbalance.
2.    Dyspnea and cough, respiratory obstruction
3.    Fever
4.    Shock
5.    Unconsciousness
6.    Pain
7.    Acute illness
8.    Chronic illness
9.    Terminal illness
10.   Age related illness
11.    Patient undergoing surgery
12.    Incontinence
Didactic lecture through power point projections
Case presentation
Student seminar
Panel discussion
Demonstration.
Vertical method
6

hours

3 Definition, causes, Pathophysiology, diagnostic procedure , management of various neurological conditions. To Describe about the definition, causes, Pathophysiology, diagnostic procedure , management of various neurological conditions.  1.    Nursing management of patient with neurological and neuro-surgical conditions.
2.    Review of anatomy and physiology of the nervous system.
3.    Pathophysiology, diagnostic procedures and management of:
(a)    Cerebro-vascular accident.
(b)    Cranial, spinal and peripheral neuropathies.
(c)    Head-ache and intractable pain.
(d)    Epilepsy.
(e)    Infectious and inflammatory diseases and trauma of the Nervous System.
(f)    Common disorders of the system.
(g)    Recent advances in diagnostic and treatment modalities.
(h)    Drugs used in these disorders.
(i)    Tumors of brain & spinal cord, malformations, degenerative diseases.
Didactic lecture
Lecture cum discussion
Demonstration
Group discussion
Panel discussion
Teacher seminar
Problem basd learning.
Simulated method.
Case study method.
simulation method
6 hours
4 Definition, causes, Pathophysiology,diagnostic Procedure, management of various cardiovascular conditions To Describe about the definition, causes, Pathophysiology, diagnostic procedure , management of various cardiovascular  conditions. 1.    Nursing management of patient with cardiovascular problems.
2.    Review of relevant anatomy and physiology of cardio vascular system.
3.    Pathophysiology, diagnostic procedures and management of
(a)    Ischemic Heart diseases.
(b)    Cardiac arrhythmias.
(c)    Congestive heart failure.
(d)    Rheumatic and other valvular heart diseases
(e)    Endocarditis, cardiomyopathies, congenital heart diseases, hypertension, heart block
(f)    Cardiac emergencies: cardiac arrest, acute pulmonary oedema, cardiac tamponade, cardiogenic shock, aneurysms and peripherovascular disorders, recent advancement in cardiology.
Didactic
Lecture through Power point projector

 

5 hours
5 Definition, causes, pathophysiology, diagnostic procedure, management of Respiratory system To Describe about the definition, causes, Pathophysiology, diagnostic procedure , management of various respiratory conditions. 1.    Nursing management of patient with respiratory problems.
2.    Review of anatomy and physiology of respiratory system, Pathophysiology, diagnostic procedures and management of upper respiratory tract infections.
(a)    Bronchitis
(b)    Asthma
(c)    Emphysema, Empyema, Atelectasis, COPD
(d)    Bronchiectasis
(e)    Pneumonia
(f)    Pulmonary tuberculosis
(g)    Lung abscess
(h)    Pleural effusion
(i)    Tumours and Cysts
(j)    Chest injuries
(k)    Respiratory arrest and insufficiency
(l)    Pulmonary embolism
(m)    Drugs used in the management of these patients
(n)    Special respiratory therapies.
Didactic lecture through power point projections
Demonstration
Panel Discussion
Group discussion
Teacher seminar
Case presentation
Vertical method
Conventional method
Problem based learning
5 hours
6 Definition, causes, Pathophysiology, diagnostic procedure, management of various endocrine conditions To Describe about the definition, causes, Pathophysiology, diagnostic procedure , management of various endocrine conditions. 1.    Nursing management of patients with endocrine problems
2.    Review. of anatomy and physiology and patho-physiology of patients with
(a)    Thyroid disorders
(b)    Diabetes mellitus
(c)    Diabetes insipidus
(d)    Adrenal tumour
(e)    Pituitary disorders.
(f)    Diagnostic procedures
3.    Nursing management of patient with above problems.
4.    Drugs used in endocrine problems.
Didactic lecture through power point projections
Demonstration
Panel Discussion
Case discussion
Teacher seminar
Group discussion
Conventional method
Simulated method
5 hours
7 Definition, causes, Pathophysiology, diagnostic procedure, management of various endocrine conditions. To Describe about the definition, causes, Pathophysiology, diagnostic procedure , management of various endocrine conditions. 1.    Nursing management of patients with musculoskeletal problems.
2.    Review of anatomy and physiology and pathophysiology
(a)    Arthritis, osteomyelitis, bursitis,
(b)    Fractures, dislocation and trauma
(c)    Prolapsed disc
(d)    Osteomalacia and osteoporosis
(e)    Tumor
(f)    Amputation
3.    Diagnostic procedures
4.    Nursing management of patients with above problems.
5.    Prosthesis and rehabilitation
6.    Transplant & replacement surgeries.
Didactic lecture through power point projections
Demonstration
Panel Discussion
Case presentation
Group discussion
Simulated method
Conventional
5

hours

8 Definition, causes, Pathophysiology, diagnostic procedure, management of various musculoskeletal conditions. To Describe about the definition, causes, Pathophysiology, diagnostic procedure , management of various musculoskeletal conditions. Nursing management of patients with disorders of female reproductive tract
2.    Disorder of menstruation
3.    Infections of the genital tract
4.    Benign and malignant tumors of the genital tract
5.    R.V.F., V.V.F.
6.    Climateric changes and associated problems.
Didactic lecture through power point projections
Demonstration
Panel Discussion
Case presentation
Group discussion
Simulated method
Conventional
5

Hours

9 Definition, causes, Pathophysiology, diagnostic procedure , management of various female reproductive tract conditions Describe about the definition, causes, Pathophysiology, diagnostic procedure , management of various female reproductive tract conditions. 1.    Nursing management of patients with Oncological disorders.
2.    Types of neoplasms and related pathophysiology.
3.    Diagnostic procedures
4.    Modalities of treatment and nurse’s role.
5.    Special therapies. – chemotherapy and radiotherapy
6.    Preventive measures, other therapies

1.    Nursing management of patient with burns.
2.    Nursing management of patient with reconstructive surgeries.

1.    Nursing management of patients with Oncological disorders.
2.    Types of neoplasms and related pathophysiology.
3.    Diagnostic procedures
4.    Modalities of treatment and nurse’s role.
5.    Special therapies. – chemotherapy and radiotherapy
6.    Preventive measures, other therapies.
5

Hours

10 Nursing  management,types of neoplasms,diagnostic procedures, modalities,Special therapies and preventive measures of oncology To Describe about the nursing management, types of neoplasms,diagnostic procedures, modalities,Special therapies and preventive measures of oncology 1.    Nursing management of patients with common communicable diseases & STD’S
2.    Nursing management of patients with immunological disorders including HIV / AIDS
Didactic lecture
Lecture cum discussion
Demonstration
Panel Discussion
Case presentation
Group discussion
Simulated method
Conventional method
Vertical method.
Cooperate learning.
5

Hours

11 Nursing  management of patient with burns and reconstructive surgeries. Discuss about nursing management of patient with burns and reconstructive surgeries. Nursing management of patients with diseases of eye, ear, nose     throat & skin. Lecture cum discussion
Demonstration
Panel Discussion
Case presentation
Group discussion
Simulated method
Conventional method
Vertical method.
Cooperate learning.
5

Hours

12 Nursing management of patient with communicable diseases and immunologicl disorders Describe about the nursing management of patient with communicable diseases and immunologicl disorders. 1.    Nursing management of patients with blood disorders
2.    Review of Anatomy & Physiology of Blood and Blood products.
3.    Patho-physiology, diagnostic procedures and management blood disorders –
(a)    Anemia
(b)    Leukemia
(c)    Bleeding disorders
(d)    Hemophilia
(e)    Purpura etc.
4.    Blood transfusion, safety checks, procedure and requirements management of adverse transfusion reaction, records for blood transfusion.
5.    Management and counseling of blood donors, phlebotomy procedure, and post donation management
6.    Blood bank functioning and hospital transfusion committee
7.    Bio-safety and waste management in relation to blood transfusion
Didactic lecture through power point projections
Demonstration
Panel Discussion
Case presentation
Cooperative learning
Problem base method
Conventional method
5

Hours

13 Nursing management , definition ,Pathophysiology, diagnostic procedures and management of various blood disorders. Explain about the nursing management , definition ,Pathophysiology, diagnostic procedures and management of various blood disorders. 1.    Nursing in emergencies.
2.    Cardiac emergencies
3.    Trauma
4.    Poisoning
5.    Crisis management: Thyroid crisis, Hypertensive crisis, adrenal crisis.
Didactic lecture through power point projections
Demonstration
Panel Discussion
Case presentation
Poster presentation
Conventional method
Simulated method
Problem based .learning
5

Hours

14 Emergency conditions To Explain about the various emergencies. Didactic lecture through power point projections
Demonstration
Panel Discussion
Simulated method
Case presentation
Didactic lecture through power point projections
Demonstration
Panel Discussion
Simulated method
Conventional method
Lecture cum discussion

Didactic lecture through power point projections
Demonstration
Panel Discussion
Conventional method
Simulated method
Conventional method

 

Didactic lecture through power point projections
Panel Discussion
Case presentation
Group discussion

Simulated method
Conventional  method
Case study
Vertical method

Didactic lecture through power point projections
Case presentation
Group discussion
Panel discussion

 

5

Hours

Admission 2017