Thorax | MBBS | Curriculum

Thorax Curriculum

S no Topic Learning objective Teaching guidelines Methodology theory
(hour)
Practical
(hour)
1 Introduction to thorax To demonstrate Bony landmarks, cutaneous vessels & nerves To cover General introduction Student Interactive Session (SIS) 1 2
2 Osteology To demonstrate Sternum, vertebra, ribs (typical & atypical) To cover Demonstration of all the bones Demonstration/SIS 14
3 Thoracic wall To reproduce Intercostals space , typical intercostals space  & muscles, inlet & outlet ; their boundaries , contents with applied aspects To cover Anatomy of thoracic wall with its applied anatomy Student Interactive Session (SIS) 1 3
4 Respiratory movements To explain Types , mechanism of respiration, muscles causing respiration To cover Muscles of respiration and respiratory movements Student Interactive Session (SIS) 1
5 Mediastinum To explain divisions and major contents, mediastinal syndrome To cover Mediastinum with
its applied anatomy
Student Interactive Session (SIS) 1
6 Pleura To explain Pleural reflections, recesses, innervations, importance of recesses , pleural effusion To cover Anatomy of pleura with applied anatomy Student Interactive Session (SIS) 1
7 Lungs To reproduce Gross description including lobes, fissures and bronchopulmonary segments, relations , nerve supply , vessels, applied To cover Gross anatomy of lungs Student Interactive Session (SIS)/SIS/
Seminar
2 6
8 Pericardium To reproduce Divisions of pericardium and sinuses, pericardial effusion, referred pain To cover Gross anatomy of pericardium with applied anatomy Student Interactive Session (SIS) 1
9 Heart To explain Anatomical position, location, surfaces and borders, interior of all chambers ,conducting system of heart,  vessels of heart, applied aspect To cover Gross anatomy of heart Student Interactive Session (SIS),SIS, Seminar 2 8
10 Azygos vein, SVC, aorta and pulmonary trunk To reproduce Formation, branches of thoracic aorta,pulmonary trunks , tributaries of veins , applied To cover Great vesslels of thorax Student Interactive Session (SIS) 1
11 Trachea , oesophagus,thoracic duct To reproduce Trachea, oesophagus its parts, constrictions, relations; thoracic duct , applied To cover Anatomy of trachea,thoracic part of oesophagus and thoracic duct. Student Interactive Session (SIS) 1
Admission 2017