BM1352 DIAGNOSTIC AND THERAPEUTIC EQUIPMENTS – I 3 0 1 100
• To study the techniques of analysing cardiac, neural and skeletal muscular system by analysing biopotential recorded from the corresponding organs.
• To study the lung volume measuring techniques.
• To study in detail the units that can be used in the case of disfunction in the above mentioned organs.
• To study the genesis and
variation in ECG waveform.
• To understand functioning and uses of pacemaker and defibrillators.
• To study genesis and recording of EEG signals.
• To identify the epileptic discharges.
• To understand structure, method of muscle contraction, generation of EMG signals.
• To study the functioning of muscle and nerve stimulators.
• To clearly understand functioning and utilities of heart lung machine and respirators.
1. CARDIAC SYSTEM 9
ECG, sources of ECG, normal and abnormal waveform, diagnosis interpretation, cardiac pacemaker-external pacemaker, implantable pacemaker, different types of pacemakers, fibrillation, defibrillator, AC defibrillator, DC defibrillator, electrodes, synchronised and unsynchronised types.
2. NEUROLOGICAL SYSTEM 9
EEG, genesis, lead system, wave characteristics, frequency bands, spontaneous and evoked response, diagnostic interpretation, epileptic discharges.
3. SKELETAL MUSCULAR SYSTEM 9
Structure of muscles, sliding theory of contraction, stimulation of muscles, muscle potential generation, recording and analysis of EMG waveforms, muscle and nerve stimulation, fatigue characteristics.
4. HEART-LUNG MACHINE. 9
Need for the unit, functioning of bubble, disc type and membrane type oxygenerators, finger pump, roller pump, electronic monitoring of functional parameter.
5. RESPIRATORY MEASUREMENT AND VENTILATOR 9
Spiro meter, Respiratory volume measurement, pnemograph, artificial respirator – IPR type, functioning.
TOTAL : 60
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