Gujarat Medical Education & Research Society
Health and Family Welfare Department, Government of Gujarat

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GMERS Medical College &Hospital , Himmatnagar

DEPARTMENTS

SURGERY

HEAD OF THE DEPARTMENT’S MESSAGE :
Health to all sector of society
Minimal Discomfort & disability
Minimal Assess Surgery as and when Required

  • GOALS
    1. Skillful surgery with minimal waiting
    2. Emergency condition handle immediately on priority basis
    3. Quality care of all kind of general surgical problem

  • Objective
    • KNOWLDEGE
      KNOWLDEGE
      1. Routine
      2. Emergency
      3. Trauma(Multi Specialty)

    • SKILLS
      1. Paediatric and Neonatal Surgery
      2. Laparoscopic Basic and advance surgeries
      3. Endoscopes – Upper GI & Lower GI
      4. Cystoscopy

    • INTEGRATION : With other super specialty
      1. Paediatric Surgery
      2. Urology
      3. Oncology
      4. Plastic Surgery
      5. Neuro Surgery

FACILITIES IN THE DEPARTMENT :-

  • OPD : Every day
    • Morning :- 9:00AM to 1:00PM
    • Evening :- 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
    • 24 hours emergency
    • Room for faculties 4 with examination
    • Dressing Room 3 Male, Female, Septic
    • Demonstration Room

  • Wards :
    • Total beds : 90
    • Male - 50
    • Female -40

  • Facilities available in wards :
    • Doctor rooms
    • Nursing stations
    • Examination room
    • Dressing room
    • Demostration room
    • Pentry
    • Store room
    • Deparmental Library

  • SICU(Surgical ICU)
    EQUIPMENTS OF SICU --
    • MONITORS -10
    • CENTRAL OXYGEN 3
    • DEFEBRILATORS -1
    • CRASH CART-1
    • NEBULIZER-1
    • PULSE OXYMETER-5
    • EQUIPMENT FOR INTUBATION
    • SUCTION MACHINES

  • Operation theatre :
    • Opd theate-
    • Casualty ot-
    • OT Complex- Doctor Room
      • Waiting room
      • Major OT
      • Minor OT
      • Recovery Room

  • Facilities in OT – All kind of general surgeries
    • Routine
    • Emergency

    • -Laparoscopes Surgery
      • Basic
      • Advance

    • Endoscopy
      • Upper GI
      • Lower GI

    • Cystoscopy

  • - All Kind of paediatric and Neonatal Surgery
    • Routine
    • Emergency

SUBJECT CURRICULUM

TEACHING PROGRAMME : (For duration of the entire course) (To be filled by the dean/Principal along with Head of the department). Curriculum in the subjects of General Surgey . as prescribed by MCI (a copy of the detailed curriculum along with the departmental and educational objectives of the subject may be appended). the curriculum is prescribed by Gujarat university as per MCI guidelines. Enclosed in Annexure-1
II. Methodology (for duration of the entire course) number
1) Total duration of clinical postings 24 weeks
2) Didactic Lectures yes
3) Demonstrations of surgical instruments, surgical Procedures,
4) Tutorials daily as per unit wise postings.
5) Seminars conducted during the year. (Number of students attending each) -
6) Practicals demonstration of minor surgical Procedures like
- Ryle’s tube insertion - -Venesection
- ICD insertion
- SPC insertion
- Trecheostomy
-Enema
• Demostration of surgical and patholical specimen
• Demostration of surgical Intruments
• Demostration of Surgical Suture material and prosthesis
• Demostration of Dressing materials and method
• Demostration of X-ray 1. X-ray Plain
2. Radiological Procedure
- Barium
- IVP
- Fistulogram
Demostration of CT Scan & MRI
c -Catheterization,
7) Duration of operation theatre postings as per unit wise postings
8) Duration of Surgical postings and the number as per unit wise posting in of cases observed by a student
9) Bedside Clinics yes
10) How many hours does a student spend daily in the wards for clerkship 3 hrs daily during clinical posting
11) Average number of students Posted at a time for indoor/OPD postings 15-2 (MCI Normes)
13)Are they corrected? yes
14)If so, by whom? By assistant prof
15)Is the clinical work done in the wards by the students assessed periodically? yes
16)If so, how often and by whom? Weekly by senior staff member
17)Total period of attendance in OPD by a a student throughout clinical training as per unit wise posting
18)Is it done concurrently with the inpatients Wards postings? senior staff member
19)Who gives them training to attend to casualties? senior staff member
20)How is the outpatient teaching organised? In OPD clinic teaching room
21)Do students attend clinico-pathological conferences? yes
22)If so, on an average how often during the whole period of Surgical . Postings? as per unit wise posting
23)Any other teaching/training activities : yes, through video cassetes
24) Is there any integrated teaching? If yes, details thereof : Yes, as per curriculum
25) Records : Methods of Assessment thereof? Case presentation History taking
(Time table of lectures, demonstrations, seminars, tutorials, practical, OPD and indoor postings etc. may be given) annexure 13
26) Internship training programme annexure 4
a) Period of posting in the department 2 months Surgery
b) Method of assessment of Internship (please attach a copy of log book assessment sheet). as above: OPD wards theatre emergency &


EXAMINATION PATTERN:

  • There is internal & external (University) examination.
  • Internal Examination are 3 in no. Out of which one is preliminary exam before the university exam.
  • It is in form of theory, practical, viva-voice, bedside case & ward leaving examination, internal exam.
  • It is in form of theory, practical, viva-voice, bedside case & ward leaving examination, internal exam. Carries weight age of 20% in main (External) exam, main exam has two theory papers & practical examination assessed by set of two external & two internal examiners.
  • There is university examination consisting of four theory papers and practical examination assessed by set of two external and two internal examiners.