Courses

Principles of drug dependency; compounding and prescription.  Common drug abbreviations.  Apothecary and avoidupois weights, household equivalents of weights and measures.  The therapeutic strategies, choice of drugs, monitoring of therapeutic...

History of computers.  Hardware components.  Operating and application of software.  Feature and uses of word processing packages; Introduction to spreadsheets; Introduction to Database.  Database Management Systems and designing computer-...

General principles of toxicology.  Toxicology of heavy metals, poisonous plants, toxins, nitrates, cyanides and environmental poison.  Toxicological antidotes and clinical usages.

A study of the pathology of the nervous, haematopoietic, urinary and genital, system, Post-mortem diagnostic procedures.

Systemic or special pathology is the application of the basic changes that have been learnt in general pathology to the various body systems or various specific diseases.The theoretical part of special pathology should cover pathological changes taking place...

A study on clinical haematology and biochemistry as well as exfoliative cytology.  Blood  volume and water balance;  haemorrhage and blood restoration.  Blood cells in diseases; Effects of ionizing radiations on blood.  Clinical...

A long vacation field practical of six weeks duration in research and diagnostics laboratories.  Inspection visits shall be conducted to such places by lecturers from the Veterinary and Basic Sciences and Paraclinical Sciences Department.

General principles: Introduction to pharmacology and its relation to physiology and biochemistry.  Basic concepts; dose and drug dosage forms e.g. Injection, mixture, tablets. Routes of administration of drugs, factors guiding the choice of routes....

Anti-inflammatory agents and antacids. Histamine:  synthesis, storage and release: Types of histaminic receptors and antagonists. Role of histamine in inflammation and anaphylaxis agents classification and actions.  Steroids and inflammation.A study...

This course is concerned with the basic reactions of cells and tissues to injurious agents or stimuli and practical diagnostic procedures in gross and microscopic lesions. The theoretical part should cover a brief introduction to pathology, structural and...