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|
|Subject||Obstetrics and Medical Gynaecology|
|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|
- OBGX 717
- Limited to
- (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
- 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.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaeology (Wellington Campus)
Tel: 04 918 6617
- More information link
- View more information on the Postgraduate Programmes in Women's Health website
- 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
- 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.