Postgrad Courses

 

Subject

Theoritical part in hours

Clinical & Practical Training.

Histology of The skin

2 h.s

-examination of histological slides prepared from normal skin with different stains .

Physiology of normal skin

2h.s

-How to examine sensation ( pain, touch, temp.)
- Test for sweat secretion.

Principle of diagnosis

2 h.s

-Uses of Wood’s light .
- Diascopy.
- Commonly used laboratory tests.
- Skin biopsy.

General principles of histopathology of the skin

2 h.s

- histopathological examination of slides prepared from common skin diseases ( HX/ E & specical stains).
- Cytodiagnosis.
- E/M photographs.

Genctic in Dermatology
- Nevi & other developmental defects.

5 h.s.

- Study of pedigree, mode of inhcritence.
- Examination of cases.

Psycho somatic & somato psychic skin disorders

2 h.s.

- examination of clinical cases dermatitis artifacta, trichotillamania.)

skin in new born & a ged

3

Examination of clinical cases.

Inflammation, Immunology & Allergy.

5

Examination of cases of immunodeficiency, hypersensitivity reactions ( Urticaria, vasculitis, contact dermatitis)
- Skin tests:- Patch test & prick test ( How to perform & how to read results.)

Eczema

6

examination of cases and management.

Cutaneaus reactions to mechanical & thermal injury, cold & actinic & ionizing radiation

3

examination of cases & methods for protection

Infection- bacterial, (T.B, Leprosy)
Mycology
Viral
parasitic & protozoa

4
4
3
3

- Examination of cases
- Laboratory tests:-
* Direct micros copic examination of skin scraping for fungus or para sitic infestation.
* Slit smear for leprosy.
* Sampling for culture
* Culture media ( bacteriology & for fungi)
* Serologic tests
* Evalerat of tuberculer.
* Application of podophyllu.
* Electro cautery.
* Cryoptherapy

Diseases affecting blood ressels urticaria
Purpura
vasculitis
Diseases of arteries, veins & lymphatics
Drug reaction

1
1
4
2
3

Examination of cases & follow up.
Examination of cases & follow up.
Examination of cases & follow up.
Examination of cases & follow up. Examination of cases & follow up.

  

  

-Provacation test

C.T. disease

  

  

Lupus erythematosus

3

Examination of cases & fulfilment of ARA criteria & follow up

Scleroderma

2

Histopathalogical exam.

Dermatomyositis

1

Immunofluorescent tests

Disorders of K.

4

Examination of cases & follow up.

Psoriasis

3

Training on use of u.v lamp & PUVA.

Lichen planus

2

Examination of cases & follow up.
Intralesional injection of corticosteroid

Disorders of skin colour

3

Examination of cases & follow up.
Use of U.V. lamps
Wood’s light

Rosacea & perioral dermatitis

1

Examination of cases & follow up.

Bullous diseases

3

Examination of cases & follow up.
Elicitation of nickolisky’s sign.
Immuuofluorescent tests.
Tzank’s smear

Necrobiotic diseases

2

Examination & follow up.
Histopathology

Histiocytic proliferative disorders, reticuloses, sarcoidosis, mastocytosis

4

Examination & follow up.
Elicitation of Darier’s sign
special stains in hist. exam.

Disorder of C.T. , S.C. fat, sweat gl. & seb. gland

5

Examination of cases & follow up.
Histopathologic examination.
Comedo extraction.

Hair

4

Examination of cases
Microscopic exam for hair shaft.
Cautery in hirsutism
DNCB for A.A.

Nail

2

Examination of cases.
Nail scraping & M.E..

Lips, oral, cavity, ear, eye, breast & umblicus

4

Examination of cases & follow up.

Skin & Nervous system

1

Examination of cases & follow up.

Systemic diseases

2

Examination of cases & follow up.

Metabolic & nutritional diseases

4

Examination of cases & follow up.
Wood’s light in  porphyria.
Histopathologic exam.

Skin tumours

5

Examination of cases & follow up.
Histopathologic examination.

Principle of teratment-
systemic
topical
surgical

 

8
8
8

PUVA
Intralesional injection
Electro cautery
Electro cautery
Dermabrasion.