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PG Respiratory Therapists

Managing Respiratory Functions |Monitoring Vitals

M.Sc. Respiratory Therapy

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Overview

Respiratory therapists are specialized health care practitioners who diagnose and treat people who are suffering from various types of lung problems. The Course emphasis the candidates to become competent respiratory therapists, who think critically; engage in evidence-based practice; function as expert resources to physicians and other healthcare professionals; assume leadership roles in academia and practice; research and interact respectfully and compassionately with orders, regardless of culture background, values and lifestyles. Post graduate Respiratory Therapy Education program helps the students to prepare the under graduates also.

Curriculum

S. No

I Year

II Year

1

Principles of Research Methodology, Bio - Statistics & Medical Ethics

Advanced Respiratory Therapy – II

2

Applied aspects of Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry

Critical Care Medicine

3

Applied aspects of Pharmacology, Microbiology and Pathology

Respiratory and Cardio Vascular Diseases

4

Equipments in Respiratory Medicine & Advanced Respiratory Therapy & Critical Care

Neonatal / Pediatric Respiratory Care

Eligibility for Post Graduate AHS programme

Candidates should have a degree in

  • B.Sc. Respiratory Therapy / B.Sc. Nursing

Faculty Details

Dr. Selvarajan N
Position

Course Director

Education

MD

Experience

Teaching: 39 Years

Specialization

Anesthesiology

Dr. Gopinathan T
Joseph
Position

Professor

Education

MD,IDCCM, EDIC

Experience

Teaching: 16 Years

Specialization

Anesthesiology

Dr. Venugopal J
Joseph
Position

Assistant Professor

Education

MD

Experience

Teaching: 7 Years

Specialization

Respiratory Diseases

Dr. Shanthakumar S
Joseph
Position

Assistant Professor

Education

MD

Experience

Teaching: 8 Years

Specialization

TB & Respiratory Diseases

Dr. Baskar P
Joseph
Position

Professor

Education

MD., DM (Neuro)C

Experience

Teaching: 25 Years

Specialization

Neurology

Dr. Sureshkumar R
Joseph
Position

Professor

Education

MBBS., MD

Experience

Teaching: 14 Years

Specialization

General Medicine

Dr. Arun Kumar D
Position

Professor

Education

MD

Experience

Teaching: 18 Years

Specialization

Anesthesiology

Dr. Sivakumar M K
Joseph
Position
Education

MD

Experience

Teaching: 21 Years

Specialization

Anesthesiology

Dr. Rohit B
Joseph
Position

Professor

Education

M.Ch

Experience

Teaching: 10 Years

Specialization

Neuro Surgery

Dr. Ganesan A
Joseph
Position

Professor

Education

MS

Experience

Teaching: 28 Years

Specialization

General Surgery

Dr. Joseph K I
Position

Professor

Education

MD

Experience

Teaching: 27 Years

Specialization

General Medicine

Dr. Vijay Anand N
Position

Professor

Education

MD

Experience

Teaching: 13 Years

Specialization

General Medicine

Career Prospects

M.sc respiratory therapy program will develop professional qualities and a high level of competence in the promotion of excellence and current best practice in the delivery and appraisal of advancing practice. It provides opportunities to explore research as evidence for enhancing and changing practice. Key emphasis is placed on the development of critical thinking and reflective skills at specialist and advanced respiratory therapy practice levels. They can have also teaching jobs in colleges both on private and government basis.

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