Acute Medicine E-learning Course

4/5
  • Comprehensive coverage of acute medical care topics.
  • High-quality e-learning course developed by some of the most prestigious medical institutions from the United Kingdom.
  • Packed with interactive, media-rich learning materials.
  • Case-based learning covering assessment and management of various conditions.
`7,400*
Key Features
  • Authored and reviewed by an expert panel of acute physicians
  • Clinical scenario-based teaching to make you confident in evaluating, diagnosing and treating a variety of conditions
  • Media-rich teaching materials providing you engaging experience better than textbook learning
  • Developed using highest professional quality standards
Acute Medicine E-learning Course
4/5
  • Comprehensive coverage of acute medical care topics.
  • High-quality e-learning course developed by some of the most prestigious medical institutions from the United Kingdom.
  • Packed with interactive, media-rich learning materials.
  • Case-based learning covering assessment and management of various conditions.
  •  Course Duration
    12 Months 75 hours of learning content
  •  Next Batch Date
    6th July 2020
`7,400*

*Statutory taxes and levies not included. Taxes will be applied on checkout. Rates may vary based on management discretion.

Course Description

The e-learning course in Acute Medicine (ACUMEN) has been designed to provide comprehensive coverage of various aspects of acute medical care. ACUMEN has been developed by the Royal College of Physicians, The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, and the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, in collaboration with Health Education England e-Learning for Healthcare. The course content has been authored by leading clinical experts in the UK, which is renowned for its expertise in acute medicine. So, it meets the highest quality standards.

You will get an opportunity to practice your skills in diagnosing and managing a wide range of acute medical conditions. There is a combination of case-based learning and knowledge sessions in the course. The case-based exercises will help you practice your skills in handling various emergency medical conditions using a virtual patient. Your performance will be compared against the expected responses given by expert clinicians and this feedback will help you identify any knowledge gaps.

You will learn how to:

  • Review the medical history
  • Perform virtual examination
  • Create a management plan
  • Review the patient outcomes

Apart from the case-scenarios, there are knowledge sessions authored by practicing clinicians from the UK that will help you consolidate your learning. These sessions include many interactive features such as self-assessment exercises to reinforce learning. You can retake the sessions as many times as needed and record your progress online.

The course is aimed at clinical trainees handling acute medicine cases. In the Indian setting, this course will be beneficial to all doctors managing emergency cases including those working in primary care, emergency department, internal medicine and critical care departments.

Curriculum:

ACUMEN includes real-life scenarios and knowledge-based sessions which cover 65-major clinical presentations managed by acute medical units.
These include:
• Emergency presentations, such as the unconscious patient and cardio-respiratory arrest
• Common symptoms- based presentations, such as breathlessness and chest pain
• Less common symptoms in acute care

Course Eligibility: 

• Medical graduates (all streams), specialists in Internal medicine, Emergency medicine, and Critical care. Medical students ambitious to gain knowledge of acute medicine.
• Should be a resident of a country in Asia, Middle East, or Africa region.

Course validity:  1-year. There will be an extra charge on the extension of the course validity. 

Course fee: 7000 + GST

Certification:

On successfully completing all the learning you will receive:
ACUTE MEDICINE (ACUMEN) COURSE COMPLETION CERTIFICATE *

*The certificate is a record of completion of the e-learning material and where applicable, successful completion of any associated summative assessments. It does not constitute certification of a formal qualification in Acute Medicine.

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*Statutory taxes and levies not included. Taxes will be applied on checkout. Rates may vary based on management discretion.

Key Features
  • feature
    Authored and reviewed by an expert panel of acute physicians
  • feature
    Clinical scenario-based teaching to make you confident in evaluating, diagnosing and treating a variety of conditions
  • feature
    Media-rich teaching materials providing you engaging experience better than textbook learning
  • feature
    Developed using highest professional quality standards
Course Outline
Emergency conditions
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anaphylaxis
    • Cardio-respiratory Arrest
    • Shocked Patient
    • Unconscious Patient
Main conditions
    • Acute Back Pain
    • Acute Confusion
    • Acute Kidney Injury
    • Blackout/Collapse
    • Breathlessness
    • Chest Pain
    • Cough
    • Diarrhoea
    • Falls
    • Fever
    • Fits/Seizure
    • Haematemesis and Melaena
    • Headache
    • Jaundice
    • Limb Pain and Swelling
    • Palpitation
    • Poisoning
    • Rash
    • Vomiting and Nausea
    • Weakness and Paralysis
Other conditions
    • Haemoptysis
    • Hoarseness and Stridor
    • Hypothermia
    • Immobility
    • Joint Swelling
    • Medical Complications Following Surgery
    • Medical Problems in Pregnancy
    • Micturition
    • Speech Disturbance
    • Syncope/Pre-syncope
    • Unsteadiness
Course Outline
Emergency conditions
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Cardio-respiratory Arrest
  • Shocked Patient
  • Unconscious Patient
Main conditions
  • Acute Back Pain
  • Acute Confusion
  • Acute Kidney Injury
  • Blackout/Collapse
  • Breathlessness
  • Chest Pain
  • Cough
  • Diarrhoea
  • Falls
  • Fever
  • Fits/Seizure
  • Haematemesis and Melaena
  • Headache
  • Jaundice
  • Limb Pain and Swelling
  • Palpitation
  • Poisoning
  • Rash
  • Vomiting and Nausea
  • Weakness and Paralysis
Other conditions
  • Haemoptysis
  • Hoarseness and Stridor
  • Hypothermia
  • Immobility
  • Joint Swelling
  • Medical Complications Following Surgery
  • Medical Problems in Pregnancy
  • Micturition
  • Speech Disturbance
  • Syncope/Pre-syncope
  • Unsteadiness
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FAQs
1. Course related
  • I am an MBBS/BAMS/BUMS/BHMS student. Will this course benefit me?
    • You will definitely benefit from this course. While doing your medical course, you will learn about ECG in physiology and under many internal medicine topics in your third and final year. ECG as a structured and detailed course is usually not covered in the medical curriculum at undergraduate level. However, it is an essential skill required when you begin practice. This course is a structured and detailed course on ECG interpretation that will make you knowledgeable and skilled in ECG analysis, which will greatly benefit when you start your internship/clinical practice.
  • What is the total duration of the course?
    • The total learning content is for about 20 hours, self-paced and you are given 3 months duration to complete it. However, if you spend enough time on the learning materials and clear the assessments, you can finish the course at a faster rate and get the certification.
2. Eligibility for the course
  • Medical graduates (all streams), specialists in Internal medicine, Emergency medicine, and Critical care. Medical students ambitious to gain knowledge of acute medicine.
  • Should be a resident of a country in Asia, Middle East, or Africa region.
3. Course delivery
  • How to access the course material online?
    • To access the course, click on kite.medvarsity.com using the login ID and password provided to you or click on “LOG IN USING YOUR ACCOUNT ON Google” and enter your Email ID: Gmail ID (Only if Gmail ID mentioned in the Application) & Password. In case you don’t have access to login ID and password, write to us at [email protected] & quote your registered email ID.
  • What if I am unable to open the Medvarsity website?
    • In the first instance, you should contact our student support teams to make a complaint using one of these methods, during operating hours.
Student Support TeamOperating Hours
Email:[email protected]
Phone:1800 103 6006
IVR OPTION 2
Mail:Medvarsity Online Limited
Block B, II Floor, Sanali Infopark, 2 LV Prasad Marg,, Jubilee Hills,
Park View Enclave, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad,
Telangana 500034
Whats App Number:7331105450
9 am- 7pm,
Mon-Sat (IST)
4. Assessments
  • How will the assessments be for course?
    • All assessments will be based on online tests.
  • What if I am not able to clear the final test in each level in the first attempt?
    • You will be given three attempts to clear the tests. If you are not able to clear the final test for the Level in three attempts, you will have to pay re-activation fees. Contact Toll free (1800-103-6006) or write to us at [email protected]
  • What if I feel that a question is wrongly framed or an answer is wrongly marked in the online exams?
    • If you feel that something is wrongly mentioned, you can write at [email protected], directing it to the academics team.
5. Certificate
  • What certification will I get at the end of the course?
    • Certificate course in ECG Interpretation.
  • When will I get my certificate?
    • Once you successfully pass each Level, your E-Certificate will be generated in the Learning management system.
6. Feedback
  • What if I have any concerns regarding the program delivery or what if I have any suggestions to improve the quality of the course?

Next Batch Start Date 6th July 2020

Course Duration

12 Months 75 hours of learning content
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