Head & Neck | MBBS | Curriculum

Head & neck Curriculum

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1 Introduction  to head & neck  To enumerate skull bones, anatomical position, different normas; sutures, bony points To cover Introductory features of head and neck Student Interactive Session (SIS) 1
2 Osteology To demonstrate Identification, Anatomical position, Parts, Foramina in, Skull, Structures passing through them, Norma basalis, Verticalis, Frontalis, Lateralis, Occipitalis and interior
of cranial cavity,  Foetal skull,  Mandible,  Age changes; cervical vertebra
To cover Demonstration of skull as whole and bones forming the skull mandible , cervical vertebrae, SIS,  PBL 24
3 Scalp To reproduce Layers ; vascular supply, nerve supply, applied aspect To cover Gross anatomy of scalp with applied aspect Student Interactive Session (SIS) , SIS 1 2
4 Eyelid & lacrimal apparatus To explain Features and structure of eyelid with blood and nerve supply, part of lacrimal apparatus with applied aspect To cover Gross anatomy of eyelid and lacrimal apparatus with applied anatomy Student Interactive Session (SIS) 1
5 Face To explain Demarcation ; muscles of facial expression, origin, insertion, nerve supply ;arteries of face; venous drainage of face, dangerous area of face; facial palsy To cover Gross anatomy of face with applied anatomy Student Interactive Session (SIS), SIS,  PBL 2 2
6 Deep cervical fascia To reproduce Investing layer; pre vertebral fascia,; pre tracheal fascia; carotid sheath , their attachment & relations, buccopharayngeal & pharyngobasillar fascia; applied aspect; To cover Gross anatomy of deep cervical fascia Student Interactive Session (SIS), Seminar 2
7 Posterior triangle To enumerate Boundaries & contents, to explain applied anatomy, structures in the post border of sterno cleido mastoid muscle To cover Gross anatomy of posterior triangle Student Interactive Session (SIS), SIS 1 2
8 Back of neck To explain Muscles, nerve supply , actions, sub occipital triangle To cover Gross anatomy of back of neck Student Interactive Session (SIS) 1
9 Anterior  triangle of neck To reproduce Sub divisions (submental, digastric, muscular,carotid) Boundaries & contents, supra & infra hyoid muscles applied anatomy, To cover anterior triangle of neck Student Interactive Session (SIS) ,SIS, PBL 2 5
10 Parotid gland To explain Location, relation, structures related to it, vascular supply, venous drainage, nerve supply & otic ganglion To cover Gross anatomy of parotid region Student Interactive Session (SIS) , SIS, PBL 1 2
20 Submandibular gland To explain Location, relations, arteries, veins, nerve supply & submandibular ganglion , applied To cover Gross anatomy of submandibular region Student Interactive Session (SIS) , SIS 1 2
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11 Pituitary gland To explain Location , relations, structures, arteries, nerve supply To cover Gross anatomy of pituitary gland Student Interactive Session (SIS) 1
12 Orbit To reproduce Extraocular muscles & their actions, nerve supply, applied, nerves & vessels of orbit, cilliary ganglion To cover Gross anatomy of orbit with applied anatomy Student Interactive Session (SIS) , SIS 2 4
13 Temporal & infra temporal region To explain Muscles of mastication in temporal and infra temporal region, nerve supply & actions, To cover Gross anatomy of muscles of mastication Student Interactive Session (SIS) , SIS 1 2
14 Mandibular nerve To reproduce Course, relations, branches, distribution, applied To cover Mandibular nerve in detail Student Interactive Session (SIS), SIS 1 2
15 Maxillary artery & pterygoid plexus To explain Course, relations, 3 parts & branches, distribution, applied To cover Anatomy of Maxillary artery and  pterygoid venous plexus Student Interactive Session (SIS) , SIS 1 2
16 T M joint To reproduce Articulation, relations, ligaments movements, nerve supply, applied To cover Gross anatomy of temporo-mandibular joint Student Interactive Session (SIS) , SIS, PBL 1 1
17 Thyroid gland To explain Location, relations, arteries, veins, nerve supply , applied To cover Gross anatomy of thyroid gland Student Interactive Session (SIS) , SIS 1 1
18 Great vessels of neck  To explain Subclavian artery , external carotid, Vertebral artery   course its course ,
To enumerate its branches and distribution,Internal jugular vein  and its tributaries
To cover Blood vessels of neck in detail Student Interactive Session (SIS) 1 2
19 Lymphatic drainage of Head & Neck To explain Different groups, their locations, distributions, applied To cover Lymph nodes of head and neck with its clinical anatomy Student Interactive Session (SIS) 1
20 Joints of Head  & Neck To explain Type, ligaments, movements, applied with special emphasis on atlanto-axial and atlantooccipital joints To cover Anatomy of joints of neck Student Interactive Session (SIS) 1
21 Oral cavity and Tongue To explain General description of oral cavity  tongue : muscles, nerve supply, blood suppy and applied To cover Gross anatomy of oral cavity with tongue in  detail Student Interactive Session (SIS) ,SIS 1 1
22 Palate To explain Structures, muscles, nerve and blood supply and applied anatomy. To cover Gross anatomy of hard and soft palate Student Interactive Session (SIS) 1 1

 

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23 Pharynx To reproduce Sub divisions ( naso, oro & layngo pharynx), relations, muscles, their actions, nerve supply, special emphasis on constrictor muscles of pharynx with applied antomy To cover Gross anatomy of pharynx with applied anatomy Student Interactive Session (SIS) , SIS, PBL 2 2
24 Tonsils To explain Relations, structures, arteries, tonsillar bed ,waldeyer’s ring, applied anatomy To cover Gross anatomy of tonsil Student Interactive Session (SIS) 1
25 Nose & paranasal sinuses To explain Lateral  wall of nose with meatues and choncha ,Nasal septum its structures, nerve supply, arterial supply, littles’s area ; paranasal sinuses To cover Gross anatomy of nose nad paranasal sinuses Student Interactive Session (SIS) , SIS 3 2
26 Maxillary nerve & pterygopalatine ganglion To explain Course, relations, distributions, branches
Connections of ganglion, their branches
To cover Maxillary nerve in detail Student Interactive Session (SIS) 2
27 Larynx  To explain Cartilages, ligaments, muscles, inlet ,Cavity of larynx ,actions, nerve supply, applied, movements of vocal cord To cover Gross anatomy of larynx Student Interactive Session (SIS),
SIS,
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2 2
28 Ear To explain Parts, tympanic membrane,external ear , middle ear ,cavity its relation, boundaries, structures, vascular & nerve supply and internal ear To cover Gross anatomy of external ,middle and internal ear Student Interactive Session (SIS) 2
29 CN III, IV, VI To explainCourse, relations, branches, distributions To cover 3rd ,4th , 6th   Cranial nerves Student Interactive Session (SIS) 1
30 CN  VII Do To cover 7th Cranial nerves Student Interactive Session (SIS) 2
31 CN IX, X Do To cover 9th and 10th Cranial nerves Student Interactive Session (SIS) 1
32 CN XI, XII Do To  cover 11th and 12th Cranial nerves Student Interactive Session (SIS) 1
33 Cranial cavity Folds of dura mater & cavernous sinus Cavernous sinus Student Interactive Session (SIS) , SIS 3 4