M.Ch - Paediatric Surgery (6 years, Post MBBS)

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The field of medicine that studies and treats diseases and conditions by the means of operative procedures is known as surgery. A procedure falls into the category of surgery when there involves the cutting of tissues or closure in earlier wounds on a patient. A surgical procedure usually requires a surgical team, a sterile environment, and the usage of anesthesia and antiseptic precautions. There are different methods of surgeries, including invasive and non-invasive procedures and even laser and radiosurgery. A surgical specialization usually involves the training of a candidate into the different aspects, and body parts that are involved (neurosurgery, orthopedic surgery, cardiothoracic surgery) before finally involved in the study of a specific specialization. The study of the changes, functions, and diseases related to infants, children, or adolescents is known as pediatric medicine. This specialty of medicine can be surgical or nonsurgical. Due to the tremendous amount of variation, in anatomy and underlying conditions, pediatric medicine is a medical field with a huge amount of scope. Due to the absolute difference in the physiology of the patients in comparison to those of adults, a physician should keep in mind to take that into account, while diagnosis, treatment, and management of conditions. It also impacts, the pharmacokinetic properties that different drugs that are prescribed for various diseases. Children also are susceptible to a variety of different diseases and conditions majorly due to their reduced immunity and growing and developing anatomy. 

The course has a hands-on approach towards the study and understanding of the various conditions that pediatric patients are susceptible to, it also conducts a thorough study on the various methods of treatment that are involved in the same. The program is planned to develop the abilities, information, and capacity to analyze and oversee careful states of outset and adolescence. It helps in building the analysis and treatment of babies, teenagers, youngsters, and youthful grown-ups. The course aims to give immense personal satisfaction through its useful clinical practice and by spearheading essential examination. It helps in arranging measures for the recovery and counteraction of patients experiencing incapacity and infection. It also helps expects the graduates to be able to build strategies and instructive techniques that are applied in showing clinical/nursing research, general doctors, and paramedical staff. The course covers major topics that begin with a general knowledge of basic medical sciences related to pediatric surgery, it also studies growth and development, common pediatric conditions and their treatment, neonatal surgery, organization of intensive care units, malignancy in childhood, a trauma in children including burns, studies of the topics required for surgical training such as pediatric operative surgery, pharmacokinetics, genetics of surgery, pathology of surgical conditions, fetal anatomy and physiology, etiology and treatment of congenial information, metabolism and physiology, etc.

The M. Ch - Pediatric Surgery is a six-year specialization that is offered as a post-graduate degree for students with an aptitude for pediatrics surgery. The students applying are required to have a minimum qualification of certification of MBBS from a recognized state or central board of medicine. There are plenty of research opportunities and job scopes in this field of medicine that involve, working as an attending pediatric surgeon in a hospital or recognized health care centers. They can also seek other professional possibilities such as working as a consultant in health clinics and as surgeons in areas with lesser access to medical assistance.