King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College Admissions 2018-2019, Courses, Contact Info:kem edu Admission 2018 News, Courses, details: King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College also known as kem edu, located in Mumbai Maharashtra was established in 1926, starting with an initial strength of many students, from then college witnessed a spectacular growth over the years. Currently the King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College has become one of the leading in the city of Mumbai. The institute is affiliated to Mumbai University.
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Certificate Courses in Emergency Medicine
TRAINING COURSE IN “EMERGENCY MEDICINE”
Patron: Dr. Nilima Kshirsagar Director
Dr. Lata S.Bichile
Professor & Head Internal Medicine
Dr. Sanjay Mehta
Associate Professor Internal Medicine ( [email protected]
Department of Internal Medicine
Seth G. S. Medical College & K. E. M. Hospital,
Parel, Mumbai 400012, India
Tel/ Fax (91-22) 4126766
AIM: At the end of the training course, the candidate should be able to perform independently in the field of Emergency Medicine the evaluation, investigation, procedures, treatment and disposition & referral of emergency medical cases and including life support training.
OBJECTIVE : To achieve the above aim, following objectives must be fulfilled:
A.Cognitive Domain. The candidate should have a sound knowledge of:
1. Proper history and examination in emergency setting;
2. Emergency investigations with interpretation with reasonable accuracy;
3. Reasonable working diagnosis, course and complications of common
5. Emergency procedures and life support measures;
6. Emergency treatment, monitoring and disposition of emergency cases;
7. Emergency drugs, toxicities and drug-delivery systems;
8. Emergency equipment- usage and maintenance;
9. Computers for information , data entry, analyses and research.
10. Administrative set-up of Emergency services including Disaster Management Plan (DMP).
B.Psychomotor Domain. The candidate should be able to carry out:
1. Relevant history and examination;
2. Emergency investigations;
3. Emergency procedures and life support techniques;
4. Emergency treatment and monitoring;
5. Usage and maintainance of equipment;
6. Retrieval of information, data entry and analyses in computers.
C.Affective Domain. The candidate should incorporate the following in emergency practice:
1. Ethical, legal, and socio-economic issues;
2. Seek and give consultation when required;
3. Sympathetic behaviour towards patient and relatives;
4. Respect patient’s rights and privileges;
5. Explain about the illness to the patient/ relatives;
6. Seek referral and second opinion when necessary or requested by the patient;
7. To realize that emergency care involves team work.
INTRODUCTION & BACKGROUND: There is no formal structured training in the field of Emergency Medicine in India, though in the western countries, Emergency Medicine is a well recognized speciality with separate Residency Programme. Recently, a well planned Emergency Medical Services (EMS) has been started at K.E.M.Hospital to cater to a work load of about 250-300 emergency referrals daily. This includes patients of Infectious diseases, metabolic disorders, Cardiovascular, Respiratory, Gastrointestinal, Neurological disorders, Drug toxicities and poisonings. Occasionally, mass-casualties e.g. Food poisoning, ethanol toxicity are seen. The 5 bedded Acute Care Unit (ACU) has almost 100% occupancy and a variety of patients are treated here viz. Acute Myocardial Infarction, Stroke, Diabetic Ketoacidosis, Acute flaccid paralysis, patients with respiratory failure , heart failure etc.
The EMS is supported by Emergency Laboratory, ECG, X-Ray and Sonography facilities. This comprehensive service and a wide spectrum of medical emergencies attended give a good opportunity for learning and training in the field of Emergency Medicine. Our Institution has taken the step of providing this training not only to doctors of the country, but also to foreign medical graduates.
FACILITY & INFRASTRUCTURE :
|1. Location:||The EMS-Medicine Section (#027) is located at the ground floor of the Old Hospital Building in front of Gate No.2.|
|2. Space:||2500 sq.ft.|
|3. Beds :||15 ( 10 Receiving beds; 5 Acute Care Beds)|
|Professor =1; Associate Professor =1, Lecturers =7 Resident Doctors = 10; Interns = 5|
|5. Ancillary services:||Following services are available round the clock in the EMS:|
|X-Rays, Ultrasonography, USG Doppler, CT Scan|
|Angiography, DSA, Bronchial artery embolization,etc|
|Hemogram, Smear examinations, DIC profile, Fluid Examination etc|
|Culture processing, Rapid diagnostics for malaria, Leptospirosia,etc.|
|Blood Sugars, BUN, Creatinine, Electrolytes, S.Bilirubin, SGOT, SGPT, Calcium, Amylase, CPK- MB, ABGs, etc.|
|Facility available round the clock.|
|Facility available round the clock in Sonography room by Cardiologists on call and by portable USG/ 2D Echo.|
MBBS Undergraduates who have completed Internship;
Elective term during Post-graduate Residency;
Doctors who have completed MD in Medicine, Anaesthesia, Chest Medicine;
Consultant Physicians & Private Practitioners;
Deputees from other Medical Institutes;
Physicians working in rural areas;
Any other candidates deemed appropriate for the course
NO. OF CANDIDATES:
Maximum of 8 candidates will be enrolled at a time.
TRAINING PROGRAMME & POSTINGS:
|1. EMS Postings :||Candidates will be posted in the EMS on a rotation basis, round the clock for an 8 hours’ shift daily. Appropriate offs will be given according to the timetable.|
|2. Activities in EMS:||Training will be conducted in:
|3. Emergency Cases:||During the training period, the candidate will be exposed to a myriad of medical emergencies. The common emergencies that are encountered in the EMS are:
|4. Emergency Drugs:||Candidates will be exposed to usage of various emergency drugs, their dosages, formulations, preparation of & delivery by infusion pumps, drug-interactions, drug toxicities and overdosages, etc.|
|5. Emergency Procedures:||Candidates will carry out the following emergency procedures during their training:
|6. Emergency Equipment:||Candidates will be exposed to usage of various equipment in the EMS-ACU:
|7. Teaching Tools:||Training will be imparted through:
Mandatory: Completed M.B.;B.S. with 1 year Internship
Optional: Resident Doctors in Medicine and allied disciplines Completed MD in Medicine In-service Candidates deputed from the institutions Valid Maharashtra Medical Council (MMC) registration
PERIOD OF TRAINING: Three months
APPLICATION & SELECTION:
Candidates will be required to submit the following:
1. An application form on plain paper addressed to Head of Medicine ( at least one week in advance to the date of commencing the course).
2. Certified copy of MBBS Degree.
3. Certified copy of Internship completion.
4. Certified copy of MBBS/ MD Registration from the Maharashtra Medical Council.
On approval of the application, a prescribed fee of Rs.6000.00 (six thousand only) is payable to the Institution once the candidate is selected for the course. The cheque/ D.D. should be drawn in favour of ” Seth GSMC & KEMH Department Development Fund” and should be payable in Mumbai. Fees once paid is non-refundable and non-transferable.
BOARDING & LODGING :
No Boarding & Lodging facility will be provided to the candidates by the institution. The candidates are expected to arrange the same on their own.
NO stipend is payable during the course.
A log book for day to day record of activities will be maintained by the candidate and countersigned by the EMS faculty.
An assessment at the end of the course will be made by : a. scrutinizing the Log-book; b. General observation & remarks by the course director.
A Certificate will be awarded at the end of successful completion of the course by the Institution.
King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College Details below
About College:- Founded in 1926, the Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College (GSMC) and the King Edward Memorial (KEM) Hospital are amongst the foremost teaching and medical care providing institutions in India. The medical college (school) provides training to about 2000 students in undergraduate, postgraduate and superspeciality medical courses; in undergraduate and postgraduate physical and occupational therapy; Masters and PhD courses in various allied specialties. A nursing school is also maintained by these institutions. With about 390 staff physicians and 550 resident doctors, the 1800 bedded hospital treats about 1.8 million out-patients and 85,000 in-patients annually and provides both basic care and advanced treatment facilities in all fields of medicine and surgery. Funded mainly by the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai , these institutions render yeomen service – virtually free of cost – mostly to the underprivileged sections of the society.
College Contact Details:
|Address||Acharya Donde Marg, Parel, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400012|
|Phone||022 2410 7000|
Important (Easy) Links:
Mail Website : http://www.kem.edu