Cardiac Technology

About

This is an undergraduate specialized  course in Aliied Health Science. It is a 3 year Full Time undergraduate course with one year ROTATORY compulsory internship .

It teaches the students :

  • To assist the physicians during invasive cardiovascular testing in the diagnosis and the treatment of cardiac (Heart) conditions and peripheral conditions( blood vessels) . 

  • It  prepares the professionals in  preparing the patients for open heart surgery, implanting pacemakers

  • Monitoring the patients during these procedures.

  • Performing cardiac stress test and electrocardiograms.

  • Using and maintaining the medical equipment like ultrasound.

Curriculum

Year

First 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Second

Third

Exam Subjects

Applied Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry related to Cardiac Technology

Pharmacology related to Cardiac Technology

Pathology, Microbiology, Clinical Features and Treatment of Diseases pertinent to Cardiac Technology

Medical Electronics, biophysics and computer usage relevant to Cardiac Technology

Basic Electrocardiography

Advanced Electro Cardiography

Treadmill exercise stress testing and 24 hour Ambulatory ECG recording

Echocardiography

Cardiac catheterization laboratory basics

Cardiac catheterization laboratory advanced

Non Exam Subjects

English

Computer