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Faststlld av NBMFU 2007-11-01 Gller frn ht 2007

Nmnden fr biomedicinsk, medicinsk och folkhlsovetenskaplig utbildning (NBMFU)) Nmnden fr biomedicinsk, medicinsk och folkhlsovetenskaplig utbildning (NBMFU))

VMFM02 Surgery

Nmnden fr biomedicinsk, medicinsk och 18 credits (hp) Level folkhlsovetenskaplig utbildning (NBMFU))

General Nmnden frinformation biomedicinsk, medicinsk och folkhlsovetenskaplig utbildning (NBMFU)) Main area Medicinefr biomedicinsk, medicinsk och Nmnden folkhlsovetenskaplig utbildning (NBMFU)) Subject General surgery Nmnden fr biomedicinsk, medicinsk och
folkhlsovetenskaplig utbildning (NBMFU)) Type of course International course at the undergraduate level Nmnden fr biomedicinsk, medicinsk och folkhlsovetenskaplig utbildning (NBMFU)) Teaching language Nmnden English fr biomedicinsk, medicinsk och folkhlsovetenskaplig utbildning (NBMFU))

Objectives Nmnden fr biomedicinsk, medicinsk och folkhlsovetenskaplig utbildning (NBMFU)) Knowledge and understanding Nmnden fr biomedicinsk, medicinsk och should be able to identify patients with conditions/problems After completion of the course the student folkhlsovetenskaplig utbildning (NBMFU)) related to certain defined clinical situations (see course content). For each of these specified clinical situations the student should be able to describe and explain: Nmnden fr biomedicinsk, medicinsk och folkhlsovetenskaplig utbildning (NBMFU)) patient care
how to examine the situation Nmnden fr biomedicinsk, medicinsk och important differential diagnoses folkhlsovetenskaplig utbildning (NBMFU)) prevention and therapy pathophysiological mechanisms Nmnden fr biomedicinsk, medicinsk och folkhlsovetenskaplig utbildning (NBMFU)) Skills and abilities Nmnden frshould biomedicinsk, medicinsk The student be able to perform:och folkhlsovetenskaplig utbildning (NBMFU))

first aid Nmnden CPR fr biomedicinsk, medicinsk och folkhlsovetenskaplig (NBMFU)) clear airways andutbildning to ventilate a patient

a complete physical examination Nmnden fr biomedicinsk, medicinsk och rectoscopy folkhlsovetenskaplig utbildning (NBMFU)) venous puncture intravenous, intramuscular and subcutaneous injections Nmnden fr biomedicinsk, medicinsk och arterial puncture utbildning (NBMFU)) folkhlsovetenskaplig Nmnden fr biomedicinsk, medicinsk och folkhlsovetenskaplig utbildning (NBMFU))

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Faststlld av NBMFU 2007-11-01 Gller frn ht 2007 examination of circulatory system excision of minor skin tumours local anesthesia suture of skin wound to take a patient history and document in record as well as write a discharge note to follow instructions on hygiene at wards OR and ER placement of urinary catheter and pleura drainage in simulation interpretation of common X-rays

Furthermore the student should be able to evaluate scientific reports and base his or her actions on evidencebased medicine Judgement and approach The student need to be informed about ethical issues regarding care of surgical patients

Course content
The course is based on the following clinical situations: shock imbalance of electrolytes and fluids terminal care palpable tumors abdominal pain hematemesis nausea and vomiting bloody stools swollen abdomen pain on defecation anorexia weight loss altered defecation deranged liver function tests burn and cold injuries pigmented skin lesions trauma dysphagia

Teaching and examination


The course is based on problem-based learning, seminars and overview lectures. The students are assigned to different clinical sections. They will participate under guidance in OR, ER, endoscopy and out-patient clinic. The students are instructed to establish and complete a portfolio, that is part of the examination. Written examination Oral examination Portfolio

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Grades
Passed or failed

Prerequisites
Studies corresponding to 3.5 years of the Swedish University, Medical Programme including courses in Internal medicine. Good knowledge of English.

Literature
According to specific information