FAQs - Medical Students

  • What questions can be asked on nephrotic syndrome?
    What questions can be asked on nephrotic syndrome?
    N P Singh

    In this video, Dr. N P Singh, Senior Director, Max Super Specialty Hospital, Delhi, will talk about the nephrotic syndrome. Questions asked can be same old questions on primary and secondary glomerularitis. He will also discuss questions related to secondary glomerular disease, connective tissue disorder, etc. also questions on laboratory investigations can be asked if any new criteria has been introduced.

  • What are the probable questions on renal failure?
    What are the probable questions on renal failure?
    N P Singh

    Dr. N P Singh, Senior Director, Max Super Specialty Hospital, Delhi, will talk on the probable questions on renal failure in this video. The most probable question can be on renal failure as recently its classification has been changed. He will further explain the risk and classifications of the chronic kidney disease and renal failure. He will discuss the interventions and management also.

  • What are the common kidney questions that can be asked in exams?
    What are the common kidney questions that can be asked in exams?
    N P Singh

    In this video, Dr. N P Singh, Senior Director, Max Super Specialty Hospital, Delhi, will discuss the common kidney questions which are asked in exams. The common questions asked are urinary tract infections, its etiology, pathogenesis and management. He will further talk on the topics related to UTI in pregnancy, immunocompromised patients and elderly patients. He will also talk on the course of antibiotic treatment.

  • What is the most important part of teaching?
    What is the most important part of teaching?
    N P Singh

    Dr. N P Singh, Senior Director, Max Super Specialty Hospital, Delhi, will talk about the most important part of teaching in this video. The most important part of teaching is how to clear the hurdles of exam. A student has to go through theory and practical exams and both are very important. He will further talk about how the exams are conducted.

  • Please give your views on anxiety among doctors?
    Please give your views on anxiety among doctors?
    TS Sathyanarayana Rao

    Dr. TS Sathyanarayana Rao, Professor of Psychiatry, JSS Medical College, Mysore, will discuss his views on anxiety among doctors, in this video. Medical profession is associated with high levels of stress and many a times the decision which are made are of life and death. Public perception is also like doctors should save everyones life and their expectations are too high from doctors.

  • Please give your views on depression among doctors?
    Please give your views on depression among doctors?
    TS Sathyanarayana Rao

    In this video, Dr. TS Sathyanarayana Rao, Professor of Psychiatry, JSS Medical College, Mysore, will talk on his views about depression among doctors. Depression is high among doctors and is very common. He will explain the reason behind this depression maybe the strenuous and longest training program of the doctors. A new doctor who is undergoing the medical course and is away from his family is more prone to depression. Doctors generally take time to settle down and at each level of stressful situation he is exposed to depression.

  • How do you set up a skill lab? What are the prerequisites?
    How do you set up a skill lab? What are the prerequisites?
    Pawanindra Lal

    In this video, Dr. Pawanindra Lal, Director, Professor of Surgery, Maulana Azad Medical College, will talk about the prerequisites of setting up a skill lab. A space is needed for the set up along with certain paraphernalia, gadgets, equipment and also a devoted staff. The main thing is a person is required who will run the skills lab.


    He explains that a person has to give more time and the passion for teaching is very important. Skill labs are very challenging so a dedicated person is required for the whole set up to process. He will also discuss about the new soft skills courses which has been recently introduced. It will help in communication as there has been lot of violence against doctors.

  • How do skill labs contribute in improving delivery of healthcare?
    How do skill labs contribute in improving delivery of healthcare?
    Pawanindra Lal

    In this video, Dr. Pawanindra Lal, Director, Professor of Surgery, Maulana Azad Medical College, in this video will talk about skill labs which contribute in improving delivery of healthcare. The main purpose of these skill labs are to improve the delivery of healthcare.

     

    The skills labs train the doctors, surgeons, paramedics skillfully so that they do their work perfect in the hospital setting or clinics. They shouldn’t experiment but do it rightfully and swiftly. He will also guide how doctors can improve their skills through these programs and have received positive response in terms of patient’s health.

  • How do skill labs facilitate procedural skills?
    How do skill labs facilitate procedural skills?
    Pawanindra Lal

    In this video, Dr. Pawanindra Lal, Director, Professor of Surgery, Maulana Azad Medical College, will talk on how skill labs facilitate procedure skills. He explains that these procedural skills are demonstrated on tissues which can be artificial tissues which is made from synthetic or animal material etc. Also on mannequin, resuscitation can performed. 


    He also explained the various clinical situations can be mimicked on the particular mannequin. He further talks about virtual reality stimulators which have computer based programs with procedures recorded in them. Step by step the operative procedure is performed and explained.

  • What is the training methodology adopted in a skill lab?
    What is the training methodology adopted in a skill lab?
    Pawanindra Lal

    The video talks about training methodology adopted in a skill lab by Dr. Pawanindra Lal, Director, Professor of Surgery, Maulana Azad Medical College. Training methodology is mentor-based. The teacher demonstrates the skills either in a laboratory or in the lecture hall. The procedure steps are taught in a right way and then in small groups the teacher allows them to perform on the stations. 


    He states that all are hands on skills which are taught and observed by the mentor faculty. It is a labor intensive job for the mentor which requires dedication in a stimulated environment.

  • What are the skills that are taught in skill lab?
    What are the skills that are taught in skill lab?
    Pawanindra Lal

    In this video, Dr. Pawanindra Lal, Director, Professor of Surgery, Maulana Azad Medical College, talks about the skill which are taught in skill lab. In this skill lab, surgical and medical skills are taught. In surgical skills, basic surgery skills are taught to MBBD and BDS students. The advanced surgical skills are taught to surgeons who are become general surgeons, gynecologists, ENT and pediatric, plastic or gastrointestinal surgeons or the neurosurgeons. The advanced skills are tailored according to the requirement of the particular field. He is also talk about highly advanced courses.

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