Post Graduate Certificate in Rural SurgeryIGNOU- Indira Gandhi National Open University
In Agartala, New Delhi, Ahmedabad and 30 other venues
Price on request
- At 33 venues
It is a one year comprehensive surgical package comprising of general surgery, speciality surgery, orthopaedics, obstetrics and gynaecology and ENT. Brief essential components of radiology, anaesthesia and practical tips on setting up a private nursing home has been covered in the curriculum. Inspite of technological advancement and mushrooming of superspecialisations, there is no denying of facts that basic comprehensive surgical care is the need of the vast majority of five billion population of the developing countries. The concept of rural surgery will not only provide the surgical care at an affordable cost but also fulfill the objective of caring surgery to the doorsteps of the community. The broad Objective of the programme is to provide continuing Medical Education to practicing surgeons as to enrich them with appropriate skills to meet the surgical need and demand of people from rural and semi-urban health setup.