M.D. (Tuberculosis & Respiratory Medicine) Doctor of Medicine in Tuberculosis & Respiratory Medicine
M.D. or Doctor of Medicine in Tuberculosis & Respiratory Medicineis a two year post graduate programme. Course describes aetoilogy , pathophysiology, principles of diagnosis and management of common problems including emergencies , in adults and children. It helps to develop communication skills, in particular the skill to explain various option available in management and to obtain a true informed consent from the patient. A candidate pursuing the course should work in the institution as a full time student. No candidate should be permitted to run a clinic/ laboratory/ nursing home while studying postgraduate course.
Doctor of Medicine in Tuberculosis & Respiratory Medicine Eligibility
M.B.B.S. or equivalents are eligible to apply to this course.
Some of the very reputed universities and institutes conduct entrance examination to get admission to the degree course.
Doctor of Medicine in Tuberculosis & Respiratory Medicine Colleges/Universities
Doctor of Medicine in Tuberculosis & Respiratory Medicine Syllabus
Subjects to be studied in M.D. (Tuberculosis & Respiratory Medicine)
Applied Basic Sciences in Tuberculosis & Respiratory Diseases
Tuberculosis (Pulmonary and Extra pulmonary)
Non-Tuberculosis Chest Diseases
Recent Advances in Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases
Doctor of Medicine in Tuberculosis & Respiratory Medicine Course Suitability
Course is suitable for those candidates who want to identify social, economic, environmental, biological and emotional determinants of patient and institute diagnostic, therapeutic, rehabilitative, preventive and primitive measures to provide holistic care. After the course the student should be able to diagnose illness based on the analysis of history, physical examination and investigative work up and plan and deliver comprehensive treatment for illness using principles of rational drug therapy.
How is Doctor of Medicine in Tuberculosis & Respiratory Medicine Beneficial?
The course is beneficial to develop skills as a self-directed learner, recognize continuing educational needs, use appropriate learning resources, and critically analyze relevant published literature in order to practice evidence-based pediatrics. They can become teachers in schools on private and government basis and also can go for permanent lectureship after passing UGC-NET exam.
Doctor of Medicine in Tuberculosis & Respiratory Medicine Employment Area/ Job Type
Candidates can find jobs in Clinics, Government Hospitals,Healthcare Centers, Medical Institutes, Nursing Homes & Research Institutes.
Some job profiles are:
World Health Organization-National Consultant
Research Associate Junior Research Scientist
Professor, Associate, Assistant, Lecturer-Medical
Colleges and Institutes
Colleges offering M.D. (Tuberculosis & Respiratory Medicine) in India