Medicine - Course - Pediatric Cardiology and Pulmonology

  • Course Code: PEDT817
  • Credits: 2
  • Hours Distribution: (1Lec,1Cln)
  • Course Type:  Major Core (MC)

Course Description

Rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease, Pathophysiology of the more common congenital heart defects (ASD, VSD, PDA, PS, and Fallot’s tetralogy), Indications, and hazards of various types of cardiovascular investigations, Basic mechanisms of heart failure and the principles of its management in the pediatric patient. Rhinitis, pharyngitis, tonsillitis, adenoiditis, and otitis media, Laryngitis, epiglottitis, and tracheitis, Bronchitis, bronchiolitis, and bronchiectasis, Acute pneumonia, Wheezy chest and bronchial asthma. Pleural effusion, pneumothorax, Foreign body inhalation.