General Medicine




 

dpt-gmediThe majority of medically compromised patients need oral  health  care;  hence  a working  knowledge  of  the multitude of  compromised  conditions  is  essential  for dental  professionals.  The  curriculum during  the  3rd professional  year of BDS  includes  training  in general medicine. The students acquire knowledge and skills of analyzing  findings  from  patient's  history,  signs  and symptoms. Special emphasis is placed on assessment of cardiovascular, endocrine, metabolic, respiratory, renal diseases and blood dyscrasias.