M.Sc in Orthopedic NursingMaharastra University of Health science
Price on request
This course is designed to assist students in developing expertise and in depth
understanding in the field of orthopedic nursing. It will help the students to develop advanced skills for
nursing intervention in various orthopedic conditions. It will enable the student to function as
orthopedic nurse practitioner / specialist providing quality care. It will further enable the student to
function as educator, manager, and researcher in the field of orthopedic nursing.
Ø Historical Perspectives- history & trends in orthopedic nursing
Ø Definition & scope of orthopedic nursing.
Ø Anatomy and physiology of Musculo-skeletal system
Ø Posture ,body ,landmark ,Skeletal system, muscular system, Nervous
Ø Healing of -injury, bone injury
Ø Repair of ligaments.
Ø Systemic response to injury
Ø Ergonomic, body mechanics biomechanical measures
Ø Orthopedic team
Assessment of orthopedic patient.
Ø Health Assessment: History, Physical examination, Inspection,
Palpation, Movement Measurement Muscle Strength Testing.
Ø Diagnostic studies- Radiological Studies, Muscle enzymes, Serologic