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OBGY717 Obstetrics and Gynaecology Clinical Training

Relevant anatomy and physiology of normal and abnormal labour, practical management of normal and abnormal labour, augmentation and induction of labour, maternal birth trauma and episiotomy, assisted vaginal delivery, caesarean section, third stage complications, management of intrauterine fetal death, obstetric shock, well women care, family planning, screening in gynaecology, climacteric, menstrual disorders, abnormal vaginal bleeding, vaginal discharge, urinary incontinence, malignancy of the genital tract, pelvic pain and dyspareunia, sexual assault, infertility, vulval lesions and quality assurance.

OBGY 717 comprises supervised clinical training for a minimum of six months and the satisfactory completion of a logbook, followed by an objective structured clinical examination (OSCE).

Paper title Obstetrics and Gynaecology Clinical Training
Paper code OBGY717
Subject Obstetrics and Medical Gynaecology
EFTS 0.3000
Points 36 points
Teaching period(s) Full Year (24 February 2017 - 23 November 2017), Second Semester (3 July 2017 - 23 November 2017)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,231.30
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $10,950.00

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Restriction
OBGX 717
Limited to
PGDipOMG
Notes
(i) This practical training programme is a compulsory paper for the Postgraduate Diploma in Obstetrics and Medical Gynaecology. (ii) For more information: www.otago.ac.nz/womens-health-postg
Eligibility
Only open to those who are completing the Postgraduate Diploma in Obstetrics and Medical Gynaecology (PGDipOMG). A six-month clinical attachment in a registered teaching hospital is necessary to take this paper.

Enrolments for this paper are limited and require departmental permission. View more information about limitations of enrolment.
Contact
Sharon Boyd, sharon.boyd@otago.ac.nz
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaeology (Wellington Campus)
Tel: 04 918 6617
Teaching staff
Convenor: Dr Fali Langdana
Teaching Arrangements
Taught with supervision from a clinical supervisor in your centre, who may be a specialist or general practitioner obstetrician
Textbooks
Introduction to Obstetrics and Gynaecology, by Professor Cindy Farquhar and Associate Professor Helen Roberts
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Students will complete a logbook, which allows for assessment of the experience gained in the clinical attachment and provides documentation of supervised training.

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Timetable

Full Year (24 February 2017 - 23 November 2017)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
None

Second Semester (3 July 2017 - 23 November 2017)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
None

Relevant anatomy and physiology of normal and abnormal labour, practical management of normal and abnormal labour, augmentation and induction of labour, maternal birth trauma and episiotomy, assisted vaginal delivery, caesarean section, third stage complications, management of intrauterine fetal death, obstetric shock, well women care, family planning, screening in gynaecology, climacteric, menstrual disorders, abnormal vaginal bleeding, vaginal discharge, urinary incontinence, malignancy of the genital tract, pelvic pain and dyspareunia, sexual assault, infertility, vulval lesions and quality assurance.

OBGY 717 comprises supervised clinical training for a minimum of six months and the satisfactory completion of a logbook, followed by an objective structured clinical examination (OSCE).

Paper title Obstetrics and Gynaecology Clinical Training
Paper code OBGY717
Subject Obstetrics and Medical Gynaecology
EFTS 0.3000
Points 36 points
Teaching period(s) Full Year, First Semester (7 February 2018 - 28 June 2018), Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2018 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Restriction
OBGX 717
Limited to
PGDipOMG
Notes
(i) This practical training programme is a compulsory paper for the Postgraduate Diploma in Obstetrics and Medical Gynaecology. (ii) For more information: www.otago.ac.nz/womens-health-postg
Eligibility
Only open to those who are completing the Postgraduate Diploma in Obstetrics and Medical Gynaecology (PGDipOMG). A six-month clinical attachment in a registered teaching hospital is necessary to take this paper.

Enrolments for this paper are limited and require departmental permission. View more information about limitations of enrolment.
Contact
sharon.boyd@otago.ac.nz
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaeology (Wellington Campus)
Tel: 04 918 6617
Teaching staff
Convenor: Dr Fali Langdana
Teaching Arrangements
Taught with supervision from a clinical supervisor in your centre, who may be a specialist or general practitioner obstetrician
Textbooks
Introduction to Obstetrics and Gynaecology, by Professor Cindy Farquhar and Associate Professor Helen Roberts
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Students will complete a logbook, which allows for assessment of the experience gained in the clinical attachment and provides documentation of supervised training.

Students will sit an Observed Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) at the end of November (date to be advised) in Auckland.

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Timetable

Full Year

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
None

First Semester (7 February 2018 - 28 June 2018)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
None

Second Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
None