Course Code| Course Name : 473 PED, Pediatrics
It is impossible to cover all topics in details in this course. However, emphasis is put on graduating general physicians who have enough basics in pediatrics.
Lectures and Tutorials
Series of lectures covering selected topics in pediatrics will be delivered to all students together during the whole course. Eight tutorials each will be given 4 times. Each time will include one major group (A, B, C, or D). Students are expected to come fully prepared for the tutorial sessions. The tutors were encouraged to distribute handouts to the students before the tutorials to help them prepare.
TOPIC CONTENTS OF THE COURSE
Development and behavior in pediatrics
Allergy, Immunology and immunization
Rheumatic and autoimmune disorders
Gastroenterology and hepatology
Respiratory tract diseases
Congenital and acquired heart diseases
Diseases of urinary system
Fluid, electrolytes and acid base disturbances