Masterclass in Clinical Cardiology

5/5
  • Series of three graded cardiology courses
  • Designed based on international guidelines on cardiology competencies
  • Total 50 hours of learning content
  • Practical training with 12-week long skills sessions
$2,077 USD*
Key Features
  • Coverage of core competencies in general cardiology
  • Gain skills required to manage cardiovascular emergencies
  • Training sessions by leading cardiologists during clinical postings
  • Get enabled to provide primary care for cardiology cases
Masterclass in Clinical Cardiology
  • Series of three graded cardiology courses
  • Designed based on international guidelines on cardiology competencies
  • Total 50 hours of learning content
  • Practical training with 12-week long skills sessions

Course Description

The Masterclass in Clinical Cardiology course is designed to provide medical graduates with the knowledge, skills and training required to manage common cardiovascular conditions. The course incorporates most of the lifelong learning competencies for general cardiologists recommended by international guidelines. The aim of this course is to empower medical graduates who are already working or planning to work in cardiology units of hospitals with deeper understanding of cardiology topics. General practitioners who wish to improve their knowledge and skills in managing patients with cardiovascular conditions will also benefit immensely from this course.

Apart from online reading content, there are Live Virtual classes (webinars) by expert faculty throughout the course to complement the curriculum. There are also many simulation modules, where the students can experience procedures with web-based simulation environment.

This course is complemented by a 3-month rotational internship wherein the training doctor is posted in the cardiology department of accredited training hospitals with postings in OPD, IPD, ICU, and other relevant areas. This course is certified by Medvarsity and Apollo Hospitals Educational & Research Foundation (AHERF).

What you will learn?

SESSION 1 – Certificate in Essentials of Cardiology – 3 months

  • Approach to presenting complaints in Cardiology
  • ECG Testing & Interpretation
  • Echocardiography
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Invasive Cardiology


SESSION 2 – Advanced Certificate in Clinical Cardiology – 3 months

  • Resuscitation Topics – BLS & ACLS
  • Cardiovascular Pharmacology
  • Hypertension Management
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Heart Failure
  • Arrhythmias


SESSION 3 – Fellowship in Clinical Cardiology – 6 months

  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Valvular Heart Diseases
  • Cardiomyopathies
  • Rheumatic Fever
  • 5. Infective Endocarditis
  • Myocardial Diseases
  • Pericardial Diseases
  • Diseases of the Aorta
  • Venous Thromboembolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Cardiac Tumors


Session 3 includes 3 months of hospital postings with training in Cardiology competencies

Eligibility

Session 1- Physicians (MBBS, AYUSH), Final year medical graduates and interns (MBBS and AYUSH)
Session 2- MBBS graduates and interns
Session 3- MBBS graduates with MCI/State Medical Council registration

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

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5/5
  • Course Duration
    12 months 50 hours of learning content
  • Next Batch Date
    2nd March 2020
$2,077 USD*

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

Key Features
  • feature
    Coverage of core competencies in general cardiology
  • feature
    Gain skills required to manage cardiovascular emergencies
  • feature
    Training sessions by leading cardiologists during clinical postings
  • feature
    Get enabled to provide primary care for cardiology cases
Course Outline
Certificate in Essentials of Cardiology
  • 1. Approach to presenting complaints in Cardiology
    2. ECG Testing & Interpretation
    3. Echocardiography
    4. Cardiac Imaging
    5. Invasive Cardiology

Advanced Certificate in Clinical Cardiology
  • 1. Resuscitation Topics – BLS & ACLS
    2. Cardiovascular Pharmacology
    3. Hypertension Management
    4. Coronary Artery Disease
    5. Heart Failure
    5. Arrhythmias

Fellowship in Clinical Cardiology
  • 1. Congenital Heart Disease
    2. Valvular Heart Diseases
    3. Cardiomyopathies
    4. Rheumatic Fever
    5. Infective Endocarditis
    6. Myocardial Diseases
    7. Pericardial Diseases
    8. Diseases of the Aorta
    9. Venous Thromboembolism
    10. Pulmonary Hypertension
    11. Cardiac Tumors

Course Outline
Certificate in Essentials of Cardiology

1. Approach to presenting complaints in Cardiology
2. ECG Testing & Interpretation
3. Echocardiography
4. Cardiac Imaging
5. Invasive Cardiology

Advanced Certificate in Clinical Cardiology

1. Resuscitation Topics – BLS & ACLS
2. Cardiovascular Pharmacology
3. Hypertension Management
4. Coronary Artery Disease
5. Heart Failure
5. Arrhythmias

Fellowship in Clinical Cardiology

1. Congenital Heart Disease
2. Valvular Heart Diseases
3. Cardiomyopathies
4. Rheumatic Fever
5. Infective Endocarditis
6. Myocardial Diseases
7. Pericardial Diseases
8. Diseases of the Aorta
9. Venous Thromboembolism
10. Pulmonary Hypertension
11. Cardiac Tumors

Certificate in Essentials of Cardiology

The Session 1 of the Masterclass in Clinical Cardiology course will cover seven major competencies listed in the lifelong learning skills listed for General Cardiology. These include ECG and ambulatory ECG testing, exercise ECG Testing, Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology, Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance and basics of Invasive Cardiology. This session will also provide the student clinical approaches to common cardiology complaints.

Advanced Certificate in Clinical Cardiology

The Session 2 of the Masterclass in Clinical Cardiology course will teach you the clinical competencies required to manage hypertension, stable ischemic heart disease, acute coronary syndromes, heart failure, and arrhythmias. These are the most common cardiology conditions that present to cardiology experts. You will review the pathophysiological basis for these diseases, their various clinical manifestations, clinical evaluation and learn evidence-based medical management of these conditions. In addition, you will also be taught resuscitation skills including basic and advanced life support in this session.

Fellowship in Clinical Cardiology

The Session 3 of the Masterclass in Clinical Cardiology course will cover the major topics in cardiology over the six months duration. You will review the pathophysiological basis for these diseases, their various manifestations, clinical evaluation and learn evidence-based medical management of these conditions.

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 leading industry experts, 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 patient care through this course.
  • 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
  • What is the eligibility criteria for international students?
    • The eligibility criteria for the course for international students is similar. In case you have any queries regarding eligibility, our guidance counsellors will be able to provide more information on the same.
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 support@medvarsity.com & 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:support@medvarsity.com
Phone:1800 103 6006
IVR OPTION 2
Mail:Medvarsity Online Limited
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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 support@medvarsity.com.
  • 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 support@medvarsity.com, directing it to the academics team.
5. Certificate
  • What certification will I get at the end of the course?
    • Masterclass in Clinical Cardiology.
  • 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 2nd March 2020

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Course Duration

12 months 50 hours of learning content
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