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Topics covered in respiratory system

Lectures Practical
Subjects Department TBL PBL SDL
Introduction and functions of the physiology 1
respiratory system
Development of body cavities and Anatomy
Development of respiratory system Anatomy 1

Bones of the chest wall Anatomy 1

Anatomy of the lungs and trachea and Anatomy 1
Anatomy of lung and pleura Anatomy 1
Histology of upper Respiratory Histology 1
Histology of lower Respiratory Histology 1
Slides of adult, fetal lung & trachea Histology 1
Intercostal muscles, nerves &vessels Anatomy 1
Diaphragm and accessory muscle of anatomy 1
Congenital anomalies of respiratory anatomy 1
Mechanics of breathing physiology 1
Respiratory pressures and Lung
elasticity physiology 1
The formation and function of lung Biochemistry 1
Compliance of the lung and thoracic physiology 1
Work of breathing and effect of gravity physiology 1
on ventilation
Physical principles of gas exchange physiology 1
through respiratory membrane
Oxygen transport by the blood and physiology 1
capillary tissue
O2- Hb dissociation curve physiology 1
CO2 transport by the blood physiology 1
Respiratory centers and chemical physiology 1
regulation of breathing
Non chemical regulation of breathing physiology 1
Hypoxia, effects of hypoxia on the
acclimatization to high altitude and physiology
Lung volumes and capacities physiology 1
Pulmonary functions tests I physiology 1
Pulmonary functions tests II physiology 1
Effect of exercise on breathing physiology
Biologic oxidation Biochemistry 1
Respiratory chain Biochemistry 1
Oxidative phosphorylation Biochemistry 1
Role of respiratory system in pH
Respiratory and metabolic
acidosis and alkalosis
Interpretation of acid base parameters Biochemistry 1
Bacterial agents causing Upper Microbiology 1
respiratory tract infection
Pathology of upper respiratory tract
pathology 1
infection( slides)
Microbial agent causing Lower. R.
Microbiology 1
T. Infection
Viral agents causing upper respiratory
Microbiology 1
tract infection
Atypical Lower respiratory tract
Pertussis(Whoopingcough) and
Haemophilus influenza Microbiology 1
Fungal agents cause respiratory tract
Mycobacterium tuberculosis Microbiology 1 1
Lung abscess, T.B pathology 1
pharmacolog y
Anti T.B drugs 1
Pathophysiology of respiratory tract
pathology 1
Pathology of obstructive and
pathology 1
restrictive lungdisease
Bronchial asthma and COPD chest 1 1
Pneumonia and emphysema pathology 1
Approach in treatment of bronchial pharmacolog y
Drug used in treatment of bronchial pharmacolog y
asthma. 1

Approach in treatment of respiratory pharmacolog y

tract infection
Drugs for pneumonia and cough pharmacolog y
Paragonimus westermani parasitology 1
House dust mites parasitology
Visceral larva migrans parasitology 1
Hydrated cyst of lung parasitology 1
Tropical pulmonary eosinophilia and parasitology 1
lofflers syndrome
30 13 2 5

Summary of teaching activities in the module:

Department lecture practical SDL PBL

Physiology 10 3 1 0
Anatomy 4 2 1 0
Biochemistr 4 1 0 0
Microbiolog 4 1 0 1
Histology 2 1 0 0
Parasitology 3 0 1 0
Pharma 2 2 0 0
Pathology 1 3 1 0
Chest 0 0 1 1

Relative weight for each department

departmen phyiolo anatom bioch micro histo para pharma patholo

weight 29% 13% 12% 13% 5% 8.5% 8.5% 8.5%