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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 36 points
Teaching period(s) Full Year (18 February 2019 - 8 November 2019), Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,361.80
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $11,843.40

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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

rachel.hjert@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 Wellington.

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Timetable

Full Year (18 February 2019 - 8 November 2019)

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

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 36 points
Teaching period(s) Full Year (17 February 2020 - 27 November 2020), Second Semester (29 June 2020 - 27 November 2020)
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2020 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

Rhys Mulholland-Winiata

rhys.mulholland-winiata@otago.ac.nz
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaeology (Wellington Campus)
Tel: 04 806 1898

Teaching staff
Convenor: Dr Fali Langdana
Paper Structure

The OSCE examination for OBGY717 will take place in Wellington on Tuesday 24 November, 2020.

This examination will assess both the full year and second semester students.

Please note there in no semester 1 OSCE in 2020.

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 Wellington.

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Timetable

Full Year (17 February 2020 - 27 November 2020)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Other

Second Semester (29 June 2020 - 27 November 2020)

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Other