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Faculty of Medicine, Alexandria University, OrthopedicSurgery & TraumatologyDepartment

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Curriculum of Master Degree in Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology Faculty of Medicine, Alexandria University
Students should fulfill a total of 40 Credit Hours: 1. Obligatory subjects: 32 Credit Hours. 2. Thesis: 6 Credit Hours. 3. 2 Elective Subjects: 1 Credit Hour each = 2 hours. Obligatory Courses:

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Pharmacology for Orthopedics Biochemistry for Orthopedics

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Pathology for Orthopedics Physiology for Orthopedics Anatomy for Orthopedics Histology for Orthopedics Microbiology for Orthopedics Surgery for Orthpaedics Trauma: Ia Trauma: Ib Trauma: Ic Trauma: Id Orthopedics I a Orthopedics I b Orthopedics I c Orthopedics I d

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Elective courses of Master Degree of Orthopedic Code 05070739 05260731 053108260 Subject Biostatistics and Computer Sciences Biomechanics and locomotion Imaging for orthopedics Other Credit hours 1 1 1

Gangrene. joints. vertebral canal Code 051308260 Credit hours (1) Course Prerequisites Lectures Practical Histology for Orthopedics 1 Histology of cell. Acid. Code 052808260 Credit hours (1) Course Prerequisites Lectures Practical Pathology for Orthopedics 1 Inflammation.2 _____________________________________________________________________ COURSE DESCRIPTION 1 Code 050608260 Credit hours (1) Course Prerequisites Lectures Practical Pharmacology for Orthopedics 1 Analgesics: Narcotics. ligaments.Base balance. Water and electrolyte balance. Metabolism. Lower Limb (General and special features of their skeletons. Also all joints of the limb. Calcium and phosphorus homeostasis. Code 051408260 Credit hours (1) Course Prerequisites Lectures Practical Anatomy for Orthopedics 0. Rheumatoid arthritis and related disorders.muscles. applied). Head & Neck (osteology of the vertebral column. applied). Genom. muscles. Hormonal control of ca & P. Code 051608260 Course Prerequisites Medical Biochemistry for Orthopedics Bone Turnover markers. Neoplasia. regions. DVT. Also all joints of the limb. Alexandria University. Chemotherapy of infection. Cartilage. vessels and nerves related. Non-narcotics. Body response to trauma. Drugs used in the treatment of ostcoporosis. Bone and Joint diseases.5 0. Non steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. Ossification and structure of epiphyseal plate. Chemotherapy in bone tumors. Homeostasis. regions. Skeletal muscles. Joints. vessels.5 S course include 2 theoretical credit hours and 4 practical hours: Upper Limb (General and special features of their skeletons. nerves. Connective tissues. nerves. Code 052008260 Credit hours (1) Course Prerequisites Lectures Practical Physiology for Orthopedics 1 Tissue fluid formation and oedema.Faculty of Medicine. vessels. Peripheral nerves and endings. Bones. HypothalamicPituitary Axis. muscles. OrthopedicSurgery & TraumatologyDepartment 26. Shock. Credit hours (1) Lectures Practical 1 - 2 3 4 5 6 .

Bone and joint infections. Blood transfusion and substitutes. humerus. foot dorso-lumbar spine injuries. radius. wrist. clinical. ulna.5 0. Sterilization & disinfection. shoulder. elbow.3 _____________________________________________________________________ 7 Code 051808260 Credit hours (1) Course Prerequisites Lectures Practical Microbiology for Orthopedics 1 Nosocomial hospital infection. Skin Coverage. Chest trauma. Viral hepatitis and HIV. 13 Code 05260705 Course Prerequisites Orthopedics (I a) General Development of skeleton. hand cervical spine injuries. tibia. fibula. S-C joint. stress . 10 Code 05260702 Credit hours (3) Lectures Clinical Course Trauma (I b) Prerequisites Dislocations: types. 11 Code 05260703 Prerequisites 05260701 05260702 Fractures of clavicle. structure of bone. Urinary tract injuries. management. Venous diseases and deep vein thrombosis . Credit hours (3) Lectures Clinical . Alexandria University. femur. hand dislocations A-C joint. complications. complications. Tetanus and Gas gangrene.Head injuries. OrthopedicSurgery & TraumatologyDepartment 26. joints mineralization of bone. cartilage. knee. Antimicrobial agents.Faculty of Medicine. ankle. metabolic bone diseases.5 Shock. degenerative changes of cartilage avascular necrosis of bone. Code 053208260 Credit hours (1) Course Prerequisites Lectures Clinical Surgery for Orthopedics 0. open fractures poly trauma. Code 05260704 Credit hours (3) Lectures Clinical Course Trauma (I d) Prerequisites 05260701 05260702 Credit hours (3) Lectures Clinical Course Trauma (I c) 12 Fracture: pelvis. mechanism of injury healing. 8 9 Code 05260701 Credit hours (3) Lectures Clinical Course Trauma (I a) Prerequisites Fracture: classification. clinical picture. Poly-traumatized patients. management of pathological fracture. foot Dislocation: hip. Abdominal and pelvic injuries.

pelvis. Alexandria University. knee. bone joint infection. elbow. OrthopedicSurgery & TraumatologyDepartment 26. . hand. Code 05260708 Credit hours (3) Lectures Clinical Course Orthopedics (I d) General Credit hours (3) Lectures Clinical Prerequisites 05260705 05260706 Credit hours (3) Lectures Clinical 15 16 Prerequisites 05260705 05260706 Back. shoulder.4 _____________________________________________________________________ 14 Code 05260706 Course Prerequisites Orthopedics (I b) General Congenital anomalies. hip. bone tumors. some Deformities Developmental conditions.Faculty of Medicine. ankle. wrist. orthopedic neurology. Code 05260707 Course Orthopedics (I c) General Cervical spine. foot.