Medical School 4th Year Curriculum

Fourth Year Pediatrics Course Outline

A.M. Dogliotti College of Medicine, University of Liberia

For Fourth Year Pediatrics, the following topics will be covered through lectures, seminars and practical sessions.  *Denotes topics delegated to HEARTT physicians.

 SEMINARS AND LECTURES
 1. Orientation  29. Heart failure
 2. Growth and Development 1st 2 Years  30. Malaria
 3. Growth and Development 3-12 years   31. Measles
 4. Growth and Development Adolescents  32. Meningitis
 5. Emotional Disorders  33. Poliomyelitis
 6. Enuresis  34. Encephalitis
 7. Mental Retardation*  35. Pyrexia of unknown origin*
 8. Handicapped Children*  36. Febrile convulsions*
 9. Nutritional Requirements*  37. Immunization
 10. Infant Feeding*  38. Burns*
 11. Protein Energy Malnutrition  39. Otitis Media*
 12. Failure to Thrive  40. Urinary tract infection*
 13. Anemias  41. Nephrotic syndrome and glomerulonephritis
 14. Pathophysiology of body fluids*  42. Wilms tumor and neuroblastoma*
 15. Parenteral Fluid (Therapy)*  43. Pneumonias and bronchiolitis
 16. Gastroenteritis/Diarrhea/Fluid Therapy  44. Tuberculosis
 17. Examination and care of the newborn  45. Bronchial asthma*
 18. Birth injuries and anoxia*  46. Immune system disorders
 19. Neonatal sepsis  47. (Immune deficiency syndromes) HIV/AIDS*
 20. Neonatal Jaundice  48. (Rheumatoid arthritis)*
 21. Neonatal tetanus  49. Collagen and vascular diseases*
 22. Respiratory Distress Syndrome*  50. Recurrent abdominal pain*
 23. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation*  51. Intussusception and huschprungs diseases*
 24. Common Congenital Abnormalities  52. Cystic fibrosis and caeliac disease*
 25. Congenital Hypertrophic Pyloric*  53. Leukemia
 26. Stenosis & Achalasis*  54. Lymphomas
 27. Common orthopedic problems*  55. Inborn erros of metabolism*
 28. Cogenital heart disease * denotes topic delegated to HEARTT physicians

Fourth Year Curriculum Downloads

 

 Antibiotics - A Quick Review (pptx)
 An Introduction to the Nursery (pdf)
 Acquired and Primary ID (pptx)
 Asthma (ppt)
 Common Orthopedic Problems (ppt)
 Congenital abn (ppt)
 Otitis Media (ppt)
 Pediatric Burns (ppt) 
 Pediatrics Review Session (ppt)
 Wilm's Tumor and Neuroblastoma (ppt)