BS Emergency and Intensive Care

Objective

Emergency and Intensive Care Sciences should enable the student to excel in:

• Patient Care in emergencies and ICU

• Medical Knowledge

• Professionalism & Ethics

• Interpersonal Communication Skills

• Practice-based Learning and Improvement

• Systems-based Practice

• Appropriate judgment skills, to be applied especially during crisis

• Problem solving and administrative skills.

• Develop and analyze innovative strategies for effective communication with the patients and the healthcare personnel

Role and Scope

The training in managing medical and surgical emergencies makes the scope very broad in hospitals as all hospitals need such personnel to run their emergency departments.

They can be employed to work in any natural disaster situation like earthquakes, floods and displaced persons rehabilitation and management. They can become important members of disaster management and build active teams perpetually in a state of preparedness to meet any natural disaster.

semesters and courses

  • Duration

    8 Semesters, 4 years

  • Eligibility

    FSc Pre Medical with minimum 50% marks or equivalent

  • credit hours
    required

    131

 

Semester 1

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ENG-111 English-I (Functional English) 3(3-0)
IS-112 Islamic Studies 2(2-0)
IT-113 Introduction to Computing 3(2-1)
PHY-124 Introductory Physiology 3(2-1)
BIO-101 Biochemistry-I 3(2-1)
ANA-102 Introductory Anatomy 3(2-1)
  Credit Hours 17
 
 

Semester 2

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
BIO-212 Biochemistry-II 3(2-1)
PATH-211 General Pathology 3(2-1)
PHY-126 Applied Physiology 3(2-1)
ANA-112 Applied Anatomy 3(2-1)
ENG-121 English-II (Communication & Writing Skills) 3(3-0)
PS-122 Pakistan Studies 2(2-0)
  Credit Hours 17
 
 

Semester 3

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
PATH-222 Systemic Pathology 3(2-1)
EM-211 Fundamentals of Emergency Medical Care 3(3-0)
PHA-219 General Pharmacology 3(3-0)
SS-315 Sociology 3(3-0)
ENG-211 Technical Writing and Presentation Skills 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 15
 
 

Semester 4

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
EM-221 Pharmacology for Emergency & ICU 3(3-0)
MIC-222 Medical Microbiology 3(2-1)
DM-224 Disaster Management 3(3-0)
MED-221 General Medicine -I 3(3-0)
SUR-223 General Surgery-I 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 15

 

Semester 5

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
SUR-313 General Surgery-II 3(3-0)
EM-311 Emergency Diagnostic Measures 3(3-0)
ME-312 Medical Equipment Handling 3(1-2)
IC-314 Infection Control 3(3-0)
AO-315 Ambulance Operations 2(1-1)
BIO-325 Biostatistics 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 17

Semester 6

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
PC-321 Patient Care 2(1-1)
NS-323 Basic Nursing Skills 2(1-1)
EM-322 Trauma Emergencies 3(1-2)
EM-323 Medical & Surgical Emergencies-I 3(1-2)
EM-324 Emergency Cardiology 3(1-2)
RM-321 Research Methodology 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 16

Semester 7

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ME-411 Medical Ethics 3(3-0)
EM-411 Medical & Surgical Emergencies-II 3(1-2)
EM-412 Advanced Training in Emergency 3(1-2)
EM-413 Pediatric Emergency & Intensive Care 3(1-2)
EM-414 Obstetrical Emergency & Intensive Care 3(1-2)
EM-415 Geriatric Emergency & Intensive Care 3(1-2)
  Credit Hours 18

 

Semester 8

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
PROG-526 Research Project 6(0-6)
EM-421 Trends in Emergency & Medical Services 3(3-0)
LI-422 Law & Legal Issues 3(3-0)
EB-423 Evidence Based Practice 4(0-4)
  Credit Hours 16
  Total Credit Hours: 131