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Fellowship in Emergency Medicine – Edition II

4.5/5
  • 12-month clinical training at flagship hospitals provides clinical experience
  • Foundation course for Membership of College of Emergency Medicine-UK
  • Increased potential for recruitment in leading corporate hospitals
  • Exposure to ICU, trauma, cardiac, toxicology, and environmental emergencies
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Fellowship in Emergency Medicine – Edition II
4.5/5
Key Features
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    12-month clinical training at flagship hospitals provides clinical experience
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    Foundation course for Membership of College of Emergency Medicine-UK
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    Increased potential for recruitment in leading corporate hospitals
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    Exposure to ICU, trauma, cardiac, toxicology, and environmental emergencies
  •  Course Duration
    12 months
  •  Next Batch Date
    21st Jun 2021
135,000*

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

Course Description

The emergency medicine specialization is the only specialization that allows you to excel across a wide array of clinical areas in the shortest period of time. Emergency physicians are often celebrated as saviours in a number of critical situations. This course not only allows you to play this critical role, but also expand your clinical expertise.

In addition to the online learning, the course also includes an intensive 12-month contact program at a leading corporate hospital to give you a much-needed clinical and hands-on experience on a variety of systemic emergencies. Historically, 95% of Medvarsity students graduating from this program are recruited into the hospital in which they attend their contact program.

This course will enable you to deliver improved medical and surgical care not only in the emergency room but also in the ICU and other areas such as trauma, cardiac, toxicology, and environmental emergencies. Thus, this course offers exposure to all clinical departments, enabling you to confidently handle cases in a clinical setting.

The curriculum covers medical and surgical emergencies in a system-wise manner. The Fellowship in Emergency Medicine – Edition II is accredited by the Royal Liverpool Academy, UK, and incorporates a blended learning design. This fellowship course is a foundation course for the Membership of Emergency Medicine and is jointly certified by the Royal Liverpool Academy and Medvarsity.

We at Medvarsity strive to equip every physician with the ability to fast-track their career and enable them to better serve the communities in which they practice. Join us and let us impact healthcare through education.

Eligibility: MBBS graduates

Course Validity: 14 months. There will be an extra charge for the extension of the course validity.

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135,000*

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

Course Outline
Module 1 - Introduction & Overview
    • Emergency Medicine Department – Organization of EMD, Organization of Emergency MS, Disaster management
    • Legal Aspects of Emergency Medicine – Introduction (Content Edited)**
Module 2 - Airway Management
    • Airway Management – Introduction
    • Mechanical Ventilation – Introduction, Specific Modes of Ventilation, General Classes of Ventilators, Noninvasive ventilation, Weaning
Module 3 - Trauma & Orthopaedics (Changed - Content Edited)**
    • Trauma Emergencies – General Approach to a Trauma Patient, Traumatic Shock, Hypovolemic Shock, Thoracic Shock, Stab Wounds, Pelvic Trauma, Genitourinary Trauma, Pediatric trauma, Trauma in Pregnancy, Penetrating & Blunt Neck Trauma
    • Emergency Department Imaging – Emergency Department Sonography, Diagnostic Imaging in Emergency Medicine
    • Neurology in Trauma – Management of Head Injuries, Cerebral Protection in Head Injuries, Spinal Injuries
Module 4 - Orthopedic Emergencies
    • Types of Orthopedic Emergencies, Fractures, Hand and Wrist Injuries, Hand Injuries, Wrist Injuries, Forearm, Elbow, Upper Arm and Shoulder Injuries, Pelvis, Hip and Femur Injuries, Lower Leg and Ankle Injuries.
    • Complications of Orthopedic Injuries, Basic Management of Orthopedic Emergencies
Module 5 - Wounds & Analgesia (Changed - Content Edited)**
    • Principles of wound management, Methods of wound closure, Local and Regional anesthesia, Bedside anesthesia in emergency department and Pain management
Module 6 - Medical Emergencies (Changed - Content Edited)**
    • Cardiac Emergencies: Approach To Chest Pain, Cardiogenic Shock, Congestive Cardiac Failure or Acute heart failure, Acute Coronary Syndrome, Syncope and Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Respiratory Emergencies: Acute Respiratory Failure, Asthma and Bronchial Asthma, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Hemoptysis, Pneumonia, Non-Cardiogenic Pulmonary Edema, Pleural Effusions and Pneumothorax, Mycobacterial Emergencies
    • Endocrine Emergencies: Hypoglycemia, Diabetic Ketoacidosis, NKH Coma (Nonketotic Hyperosmolar Coma), Alcoholic Ketoacidosis, Lactic Acidosis, Thyroid Storm and Myxedema Coma, Adrenal Crisis
    • Neurological disorders: Altered Mental Status and Coma, CNS Infections, Stroke Emergencies, Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa, Panic Disorder, Depression and Suicide, Septic Shock
    • Renal Emergencies: Acid Base Balance and Interpretation of Blood Gas Results, Electrolyte Disorders, Acute Renal Failure, Chronic Renal Failure, Acute kidney injury, Urinary Tract Infections, Urinary Retention
    • Gastrological and Hepatic Emergencies: Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Diverticulitis, Hepatitis, Management of Acute Bleeding Esophageal Varices, Liver Cirrhosis
Module 7 - Surgical Emergencies and Transfusion Emergencies
    • Surgical Emergencies: Abdominal Trauma, Acute Appendicitis, Acute Cholecystitis, Acute Pancreatitis, Anorectal Disorders- Hemorrhoids and Anal fissure, GI Foreign Bodies, Oropharyngeal Foreign Bodies, Rectal Foreign Bodies, Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm [AAA], Acute Mesenteric Ischemia [ AMI ], Intestinal Obstruction, Surgical Emergencies of Bowel, Genital Lesions (Content Edited)**
    • Transfusion Emergencies: Blood Transfusion
Module 8 - Obstetric, Gynecologic Emergencies and Pediatric Emergencies
    • Pelvic Pain, Ectopic Pregnancy, Vaginal Bleeding during Pregnancy, Hypertension in Pregnancy, Emergency Delivery, Vaginitis, cervicitis and Pelvic Inflammatory Disease, Amenorrhea, Sexual Assault
    • Approach to Ill Pediatric Patient, Pain, Sudden Infant Death syndrome, Ingested Foreign Bodies, Respiratory Tract Infections, Bronchiolitis, Pharyngitis, Epiglottitis, Pneumonia Syndrome, Otitis Media, Congenital Heart Disease, Kawasaki Disease, Bacteremia, Meningitis and sepsis, GIT Disorders, Intestinal Obstruction, Incarcerated hernia, Pyloric Stenosis, Intussusception, Seizures, Meckel`s Diverticulum, Appendicitis, Status Epilepticus, Child Abuse
Module 9 -Ear and Eye Emergencies (Changed - Content Edited)**
    • Otolaryngologic Emergencies –Obstruction Due To Foreign Body, Epistaxis, Anterior Epistaxis, Posterior Epistaxis, Nasal Fracture
    • Ophthalmic Emergencies – Corneal Abrasion, Glaucoma, Red Eye
Module 10 - Toxicology (Changed - Content Edited)**
    • Approach to the Poisoned patient
    • Antidotes commonly used in Overdoses
    • Treatment of Hypotension Associated with Drug Poisoning
    • Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
    • Illicit Drug & Controlled Substances of Abuse
    • Alcohol Withdrawal
    • Digitalis Toxicity
    • Calcium Channel Blocker Toxicity
    • Acetaminophen Hepato-Toxicity
    • Salicylate Overdose
    • Tricyclic Antidepressant Overdose
    • Monoamino Oxidase Inhibitor Overdose
    • Arsenic Poisoning
    • Cyanide Poisoning
    • Iron Poisoning
    • Serum Osmolality
    • Ethanol Poisoning
    • Ethylene Glycol Poisoning
    • Poisoning Management
Module 11 - Environmental Emergencies (Changed - Content Edited)**
    • Environmental Emergencies – Frost bite, Heat Exhaustion & Heat Stroke, High Altitude-Pulmonary Symptoms, High Altitude cerebral Symptoms, Hypothermia
    • Burns – Chemical Burns, Electrical Burns, Lightning Burns, Thermal Burns
    • Dive Emergencies – Barotrauma, Near Drowning
    • Emergency Department Anaphylaxis
    • Bee Sting and Insect Bites
    • Bites: Animal Bites, Human Bites
    • Snake Bite Emergency First Aid Information
Course Outline
Module 1 - Introduction & Overview
  • Emergency Medicine Department – Organization of EMD, Organization of Emergency MS, Disaster management
  • Legal Aspects of Emergency Medicine – Introduction (Content Edited)**
Module 2 - Airway Management
  • Airway Management – Introduction
  • Mechanical Ventilation – Introduction, Specific Modes of Ventilation, General Classes of Ventilators, Noninvasive ventilation, Weaning
Module 3 - Trauma & Orthopaedics (Changed - Content Edited)**
  • Trauma Emergencies – General Approach to a Trauma Patient, Traumatic Shock, Hypovolemic Shock, Thoracic Shock, Stab Wounds, Pelvic Trauma, Genitourinary Trauma, Pediatric trauma, Trauma in Pregnancy, Penetrating & Blunt Neck Trauma
  • Emergency Department Imaging – Emergency Department Sonography, Diagnostic Imaging in Emergency Medicine
  • Neurology in Trauma – Management of Head Injuries, Cerebral Protection in Head Injuries, Spinal Injuries
Module 4 - Orthopedic Emergencies
  • Types of Orthopedic Emergencies, Fractures, Hand and Wrist Injuries, Hand Injuries, Wrist Injuries, Forearm, Elbow, Upper Arm and Shoulder Injuries, Pelvis, Hip and Femur Injuries, Lower Leg and Ankle Injuries.
  • Complications of Orthopedic Injuries, Basic Management of Orthopedic Emergencies
Module 5 - Wounds & Analgesia (Changed - Content Edited)**
  • Principles of wound management, Methods of wound closure, Local and Regional anesthesia, Bedside anesthesia in emergency department and Pain management
Module 6 - Medical Emergencies (Changed - Content Edited)**
  • Cardiac Emergencies: Approach To Chest Pain, Cardiogenic Shock, Congestive Cardiac Failure or Acute heart failure, Acute Coronary Syndrome, Syncope and Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Respiratory Emergencies: Acute Respiratory Failure, Asthma and Bronchial Asthma, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Hemoptysis, Pneumonia, Non-Cardiogenic Pulmonary Edema, Pleural Effusions and Pneumothorax, Mycobacterial Emergencies
  • Endocrine Emergencies: Hypoglycemia, Diabetic Ketoacidosis, NKH Coma (Nonketotic Hyperosmolar Coma), Alcoholic Ketoacidosis, Lactic Acidosis, Thyroid Storm and Myxedema Coma, Adrenal Crisis
  • Neurological disorders: Altered Mental Status and Coma, CNS Infections, Stroke Emergencies, Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa, Panic Disorder, Depression and Suicide, Septic Shock
  • Renal Emergencies: Acid Base Balance and Interpretation of Blood Gas Results, Electrolyte Disorders, Acute Renal Failure, Chronic Renal Failure, Acute kidney injury, Urinary Tract Infections, Urinary Retention
  • Gastrological and Hepatic Emergencies: Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Diverticulitis, Hepatitis, Management of Acute Bleeding Esophageal Varices, Liver Cirrhosis
Module 7 - Surgical Emergencies and Transfusion Emergencies
  • Surgical Emergencies: Abdominal Trauma, Acute Appendicitis, Acute Cholecystitis, Acute Pancreatitis, Anorectal Disorders- Hemorrhoids and Anal fissure, GI Foreign Bodies, Oropharyngeal Foreign Bodies, Rectal Foreign Bodies, Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm [AAA], Acute Mesenteric Ischemia [ AMI ], Intestinal Obstruction, Surgical Emergencies of Bowel, Genital Lesions (Content Edited)**
  • Transfusion Emergencies: Blood Transfusion
Module 8 - Obstetric, Gynecologic Emergencies and Pediatric Emergencies
  • Pelvic Pain, Ectopic Pregnancy, Vaginal Bleeding during Pregnancy, Hypertension in Pregnancy, Emergency Delivery, Vaginitis, cervicitis and Pelvic Inflammatory Disease, Amenorrhea, Sexual Assault
  • Approach to Ill Pediatric Patient, Pain, Sudden Infant Death syndrome, Ingested Foreign Bodies, Respiratory Tract Infections, Bronchiolitis, Pharyngitis, Epiglottitis, Pneumonia Syndrome, Otitis Media, Congenital Heart Disease, Kawasaki Disease, Bacteremia, Meningitis and sepsis, GIT Disorders, Intestinal Obstruction, Incarcerated hernia, Pyloric Stenosis, Intussusception, Seizures, Meckel`s Diverticulum, Appendicitis, Status Epilepticus, Child Abuse
Module 9 -Ear and Eye Emergencies (Changed - Content Edited)**
  • Otolaryngologic Emergencies –Obstruction Due To Foreign Body, Epistaxis, Anterior Epistaxis, Posterior Epistaxis, Nasal Fracture
  • Ophthalmic Emergencies – Corneal Abrasion, Glaucoma, Red Eye
Module 10 - Toxicology (Changed - Content Edited)**
  • Approach to the Poisoned patient
  • Antidotes commonly used in Overdoses
  • Treatment of Hypotension Associated with Drug Poisoning
  • Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
  • Illicit Drug & Controlled Substances of Abuse
  • Alcohol Withdrawal
  • Digitalis Toxicity
  • Calcium Channel Blocker Toxicity
  • Acetaminophen Hepato-Toxicity
  • Salicylate Overdose
  • Tricyclic Antidepressant Overdose
  • Monoamino Oxidase Inhibitor Overdose
  • Arsenic Poisoning
  • Cyanide Poisoning
  • Iron Poisoning
  • Serum Osmolality
  • Ethanol Poisoning
  • Ethylene Glycol Poisoning
  • Poisoning Management
Module 11 - Environmental Emergencies (Changed - Content Edited)**
  • Environmental Emergencies – Frost bite, Heat Exhaustion & Heat Stroke, High Altitude-Pulmonary Symptoms, High Altitude cerebral Symptoms, Hypothermia
  • Burns – Chemical Burns, Electrical Burns, Lightning Burns, Thermal Burns
  • Dive Emergencies – Barotrauma, Near Drowning
  • Emergency Department Anaphylaxis
  • Bee Sting and Insect Bites
  • Bites: Animal Bites, Human Bites
  • Snake Bite Emergency First Aid Information
Accreditation Partner(s)
FAQs
1. Course related
  • Is this course recognized by MCI?
    • Medical Council of India does not recognize courses that are offered through online or blended learning platform. In collaboration with Royal Liverpool Academy, we provide you with the best state-of-the art learning content with an endeavor to train you to become well-equipped and proficient in management of emergency care through this course.
  • Is there any hands on training for the Fellowship in Emergency Medicine Course?
    • The Fellowship in Emergency Medicine Course includes 12 months of clinical practice. During this 12 months period, the student is deployed at one of our partner hospitals (based on location preference). The students may earn a stipend paid by the hospital partner during this period based on hospital partner’s policies. The student will also have access to an on-ground facilitator to support their learning progress. Medvarsity doesn’t guarantee a stipend payout for any of our courses.
  • Can I get a Government Job with this added qualification?
    • You can apply anywhere as per your wish after completion of the program. This added qualification will make you a better health care provider. Selection in government job is mostly dependent on set criteria on which Medvarsity has no control or opinion.
2. Eligibility for the course
  • MBBS graduates
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.
Student Support Team Operating 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. Contact Program
  • Is the contact program mandatory for completion of course?
    • For this course, the contact program is mandatory. Any contact program provides a student with an opportunity to learn clinical hands-on techniques and skills that are helpful in the practice of the discipline. It is therefore recommended that you opt for contact program. Your final certificate will not be issued without completion of the contact program.
  • What if I am not able to attend the contact program at the scheduled date?
    • You can attend the next scheduled contact program upon information and concurrence by your program coordinator.
  • Can I choose the center where I wish to attend the contact program?
    • You will be required to attend the contact program at the nearest prescribed center where you are assigned.
  • What is the minimum attendance required during the program?
    •  It is mandatory to attend all 12 months of contact program for the Diploma in Emergency Medicine.
  • Will there be arrangements for lodging and boarding provided for students during the Contact Program in case their contact center is out of station from their hometown?
    • You will have to make your own arrangements for boarding and lodging. All contact programs are held in centrally located regions with access to all necessary requirements.
5. Assessment and Exams
  • How to give exams online, procedure to give exams?
    • Kindly click on the link http://www.apolloknowledge.com/verify/login.aspx login as “Student” it will ask for your login credentials. Watch this video for more information – https://youtu.be/BeuZaMSzS78.
    • Click on Access option; type your user name and password.
    • Select My Courses and then click on learn option.
    • Modules will be opened in which you have to select the module and click on it.
    • You will find various options like e Book , case discussions, videos, Assessment etc.,
    • Click on Assessment option to give exam.
    • Click on Take assessment and read all the instructions -> click on start exam -> Attempt exam.
    • Every 60 seconds page gets deactivated, hence it is important that you refresh the page time and again.
  • Are the scheduled dates for the exams mandatory or not?
    • It is Optional, however if you have to complete all Modules and final exam before the Course Expiry date you will receive your certificate on time.
  • Session expired and it is showing as unauthorized user?
    • If the page is left idle for more than 60 seconds session will expire automatically. Refresh the page periodically to avoid.
  • If session is expired, what to do?
    • It will start from the same question where the session expired.
  • While you are attempting exam, error pops up and exam is halted – site will display as attempted(1)
    • Ignore the message as attempted – The attempt is only completed when it displays Finished (1).
  • When will the final exam get activated?
    • If 1 month Course (1 week prior Course expiry).
    • If 3 Month Course (15 days prior Course expiry).
    • If 6 Month Course (45 Days prior Course Expiry).
    • If 1 Year Course (2 Months prior Course Expiry).
  • What is the procedure if Course is expired?
  • What if I don’t qualify in modules or final exam?
6. Certificate
  • When will I get my certificate?
    • We have now gone online, Once you successfully pass your final exam and below conditions are met :
      • Contact program Completed (if Applicable).
      • Viva to be cleared (if Applicable).
      • Logbook / Project Submission (if applicable).
      • Course duration to be complete.
      • Necessary documents should be submitted in full.
  • If the above credentials are fulfilled, your E-Certificate will be mailed to your registered E-Mail ID.
  • Will I get the certificate before the course duration?
    • Even in case you complete all the online modules and exams much before your course end date, the certificate can be made available only after the course duration is complete. In other words, invariable of how early you complete the course, certificate shall be made available only when the course duration is over.
7. Placement Assistance
  • Do you provide any placement assistance?
    • We do not provide any placement guarantee as an outcome of the course. On a case to case basis we will introduce your profile to specific recruiting partners but no job guarantee is provided.
8. 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?
Faculty
Dr. Arpan Guha : Faculty - FEM
5

Arpan Guha is Deputy Medical Director, Director of Medical Education and Consultant in Critical Care medicine at The Royal Liverpool University Hospitals, UK. He is also leading as a Head of the Postgraduate School of medicine, University of Liverpool.

Faculty
Dr. B V Purohit
4.7

Consultant Cardiologist, Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad.

Faculty
Dr Abraham Oomman
4.5

Senior Consultant Interventional Cardiologist, Apollo Hospital, Chennai.

Next Batch Start Date 21st Jun 2021

Course Duration

12 months

Faculty

Dr. Arpan Guha : Faculty - FEM
5

Arpan Guha is Deputy Medical Director, Director of Medical Education and Consultant in Critical Care medicine at The Royal Liverpool University Hospitals, UK. He is also leading as a Head of the Postgraduate School of medicine, University of Liverpool.

Faculty
Dr. B V Purohit
4.7

Consultant Cardiologist, Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad.

Faculty
Dr Abraham Oomman
4.5

Senior Consultant Interventional Cardiologist, Apollo Hospital, Chennai.

Accreditation Partner(s)

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Reviews
  • Dr. Anon, Fellowship in Emergency Medicine '18

    Really had a nice experience throughout the course, friendly atmosphere.

  • Dr. Karrevula Sai Kumar Reddy, Fellowship in Emergency Medicine '18

    Thank you for providing us with wonderful opportunity to complete our degree in India.