MBBS Paediatrics Syllabus

S.NO TOPIC LEARNING OBJECTIVES (AT THE END OF THE SESSION THE STUDENT SHOULD BE ABLE TO) TEACHING HOURS DOMAIN
1 Introduction to Pediatrics Define & have overview of Pediatrics 1 Nice to know
2 Normal growth Know normal pattern of growth in children, failure to thrive and understand

short stature

1 Must know
3 Normal development Know Normal developmental milestones,

Dentition

 

1 Must know
4 Immunization Understand principles of immunization and

NIP Schedule

 

1 Must know
5 Introduction to newborn and normal newborn baby  Take care of Normal newborn

 

1 Must know
6 Temperature regulation in newborn Diagnose & manage Hypothermia

 

1 Must know
7 Breast feeding and lactation management Understand Breast feeding and its advantages 1 Must know
8 Infant and child feeding (Include complimentary feeding) Define and know significance of IYCF 1 Must know
9 Birth Asphyxia Define, diagnose & manage a child with birth asphyxia 1 Must know
10 Normal fluid and electrolyte balance in children Know normal physiology of fluid requirement and electrolyte balance 1 Must know
11 Low birth weight babies Take care of a LBW Baby 1 Must know
12 Neonatal respiratory distress To diag1nose and manage a neonate having respiratory distress 1 Must know
13 Jaundice in newborn  Define, diagnose & manage   neonatal jaundice 1 Must know
14 Neonatal infections Define, diagnose & manage  neonatal sepsis 1 Must know
15 Neonatal convulsions Define, diagnose & manage  Neonatal convulsions 1 Must know
16 PEM and its management Define, classify  & manage a child with PEM 1 Must know
17 Vitamins deficiencies – Vitamin A deficiency, Scurvy, Rickets Know causes, diagnose & manage a child with micronutrient deficiencies 2 Must know
18 Nutritional anemia in infancy and childhood Know causes, diagnose and manage a child  with Nutritional anemia 3 Must know
19 Acute diarrhea Define,  assess, diagnose & manage a child with  acute diarrhoea & dehydration,

Chronic diarrhoea and Persistent diarrhoea

1 Must know
20 Hypothyroidism in children Diagnose & manage a child with Hypothyroidism 1 Must know
21 Congestive heart failure – diagnosis and management Know  causes, diagnose and manage  a child with CHF 1 Must know
22 Congenital heart disease Define, diagnose and manage a child with CHD 2 Must know
23 Rheumatic heart disease Define,  diagnosis & manage a child with  RHD 2 Must know
24 Hypertension in children, including hypertensive emergencies Know causes, diagnose & manage  a child with  hypertension 1 Must know
25 Acute respiratory infections Know, diagnose & manage ARI 2 Must know
26 Bronchial asthma including status asthmaticus Define, diagnose & manage Bronchial asthma including status asthmaticus in a child 2 Must know
27 Nephrotic syndrome Know causes,  diagnose & manage a child with nephrotic syndrome 1 Must know
28 Acute glomerulonephritis and hematuria Know causes, diagnose & manage a child with  Acute glomerulonephritis and hematuria 1 Must know
29 Chronic liver disease Define, know  causes & manage Chronic liver disease 1 Must know
30 Hemolytic anemia including thalassemia Define, know causes, diagnose  & manage Hemolytic anemia including thalassemia 3 Must know
31 Aplastic anemia Define, know causes, diagnose & manage aplastic anemia 1 Must know
32 Leukemias Define, classify, diagnose & manage leukemias 2 Must know
33 Bleeding and coagulation disorders (Hemophilia, ITP) Define, know causes, diagnose  & manage bleeding child 2 Must know
34 Seizure disorders including status epilepticus Define, know  types, diagnose & manage a child with seizure disorders 1 Must know
35 Cerebral Palsy Define, know causes, diagnose,  & manage a child with cerebral palsy 1 Must know
36 Common exanthematous illnesses – Measles, Chickenpox, Dengue, Chickengunya Define diagnose,  & manage common exanthematous illnesses (Measles, Chickenpox, Dengue, Chickengunya) 3 Must know
37 Childhood tuberculosis Define,  diagnose  & manage childhood tuberculosis 1 Must know
38 Shock and anaphylaxis Define, know causes,  diagnose and manage Shock and anaphylaxis including its  complications 1 Must know
39 Adolescent growth and normal puberty Define growth pattern and pubertal changes 1 Must know
40 Other childhood malignancies (neuroblastoma, wilms tumour, – lymphomas) Diagnose, know cliinical picture and manage neuroblastoma, wilms tumour, – lymphomas 1 Desirable to know
41 Mental retardation Define, know clinical picture and manage mental retardation 1 Must know
42 Behaviour disorders Know incidence, presentation & management of behavious disorders 1 Must know
43 Meningitis Define, know causes, diagnose & manage meningities and its complications 1 Must know
44 Diptheria, Pertussis and Tetanus Define, know clinical picture and treatment 3 Must know
45 Enteric fever Define, know causes, diagnose & manage enteric fever and its complications 1 Must know
46 Common childhood Poisonings Know Incidence, types, clinical picture & management of common childhood poisonings 1 Must know
47 Down’s syndrome Know Incidence, causes, clinical picture & management of Down’s syndrome 1 Must know
48 Medical ethics Define and their

present concern

1 Must know
49 Pediatric prescription & rational drug therapy  Know about Pediatric prescription & rational drug therapy 1 Must know
50 Protein energy malnutrition (PEM) Define, classify, diagnose and manage  a child with PEM 1 Must know
51 Rickets Diagnose and manage a child with Rickets 1 Must know
52 Acute diarrhea; fluid therapy Diagnose, assess and manage a child with acute diarrhoea and dehydration 1 Must know
53 Persistent diarrhea Diagnose, know causes, assess and manage a child with Persistent diarrhea 1 Must know
54 Hepatosplenomegaly Know causes, diagnose and manage a child with hepatosplenomegaly 1 Must know
55 Hemolytic anemia; other anemias Know causes, Diagnose & manage  child with Hemolytic anemia 1 Must know
56 Bleeding in children Know causes, diagnose and manage a child with Bleeding disorders 1 Must know
57 Leukemia Classify, diagnose and manage a child with  leukemia 1 Must know
58 Generalized lymphadenopathy Diagnose & manage  childhood Tuberculosis &  know common causes of lymphadenopathy 1 Must know
59 Congenital heart disease (cyanotic, acyanotic) Diagnose and manage  VSD, ASD, PDA & Fallot’s tetrology in a child 1 Must know
60 Rheumatic heart disease Diagnose and manage Rheumatic heart disease in a child 1 Must know
61 Nephrotic syndrome; edema Diagnose & manage nephrotic syndrome in a child 1 Must know
62 Acute glomerulonephritis Diagnose and manage AGN and acute renal failure in a child 1 Must know
63 Pleural effusion/consolidaton Diagnose & manage  pleural effusion & consolidation in a child (tuberculosis, pneumonia) 1 Must know
64 Bronchial asthma; respiratory distress Define, diagnose and manage bronchial asthma,

know common causes of respiratory distress in a child

1 Must know
65 Upper respiratory infections Know types, clinical picture & manage of URTI in a child 1 Must know
66 Bronchopneumonia Define , clinical picture & manage a child with

Bronchopneumonia

1 Must know
67 Rash  Know  different causes of rash, their diagnosis & treatment in a child 1 Must know
68 Meningitis Define, Know causes, diagnose and manage Meningitis and its complications in a child 1 Must know
69 Hemiparesis Define, know causes, diagnose & manage hemiparesis in a child 1 Must know
70 Monoparesis including acute flaccid paralysis Define, know causes, diagnose & manage Monoparesis in a child

Know  acute flaccid paralysis Surveillance programme

1 Must know
71 Mental retardation (preventable and cerebral palsy) Define, know causes, diagnose & manage

a child with CP and MR

1 Must know
72 Epilepsy and febrile convulsions Define, know causes,  types, diagnose & Manage febrile seizure and Epilepsy in a child

 

1 Must know
73 Hydrocephalus Define, know causes, types,  diagnose & manage

Hydrocephalus in a child

1 Must know
74 Normal newborn Know care of a normal newborn 1 Must know
75 Low birth weight babies Know common problems of LBW babies and management 1 Must know
76 Preterm babies Know types of pre term babies ,diagnose & manage hypothermia and feeding problems 1 Must know
77 Neonatal jaundice Define, know  types and causes, diagnose & manage Neonatal jaundice 1 Must know
78 Neonatal septicemia Define, know causes , diagnose & manage Neonatal septicemia 1 Must know
79 Newborn resuscitation Know recent guidelines of newborn resuscitation 1 Must know
80 Respiratory distress in newborn Define, know causes , diagnose & manage Respiratory distress in newborn 1 Must know
81 Convulsions including status epilepticus Define, know causes, diagnose and manage

Convulsions including status epilepticus in a child

1 Must know
82 Coma Define, know causes,  manage a child in coma,

Know Glasgow coma scale

1 Must know
83 Pyrexia of unknown origin Define,  know

Causes,  Diagnose and manage PUO in a child

1 Must know
84 Jaundice Define, know

Common causes, diagnose and manage

Jaundice in a child

1 Must know
85 Portal hypertension Define, know

Common causes of upper GI bleed, diagnose

Manage Portal hypertension in a child

1 Must know
86 Respiratory failure Diagnose, know causes, and manage  respiratory failure in a child

 

1 Must know
87 Shock and anaphylaxis Define, know types of shock, causes  diagnose and manage shock in a child

Define and manage anaphylaxis

 

1 Must know
88 Rheumatic heart disease Define, know causes , diagnose & manage Rheumatic heart disease in child 1 Must know
89 Hypertension Define, know common causes and mange  childhood HTN

 

1 Must know
90 Diabetes mellitus Know clinical picture , causes , treatment & complications of diabetes mellitus in a child 1 Must know
91 Hypothyroidism Define, know causes ,clinical picture , treatment & complication of hypothyroidism in a child 1 Must know
92 Anemia Define, know common causes, clinical picture & treatment of anemia in a child 1 Must know
93 Bleeding Define, know causes diagnose and manage a bleeding child

 

1 Must know
94 Renal failure Define, know common  causes , diagnose, manage Renal failure  and  its complication in a child 1 Must know
95 Tuberculosis Define, know types , clinical picture, diagnose and manage childhood tuberculosis 1 Must know
96 Malaria Define, know types clinical picture,

diagnose  &  Manage malaria in children

 

1 Must know
97 HIV infection Define, diagnose  & manage a child with HIV infection

 

 

1 Must know
98 Poliomyelitis and AFP surveillance Define, diagnose and manage Poliomyelitis

 

Know AFP surveillance programme

 

1 Must know
99 Perinatal asphyxia (with obstetrics) Define, diagnose and manage a new born with Perinatal asphyxia

 

Know Sarnat & sarnat staging.

 

1 Must know
100 Intrauterine growth retardation (with obstetrics) Define, know common causes,

Diagnose and

manage IUGR babies

1 Must know
Admission 2017