ASSISTANT IN HOSPITALS, CLINICS
Name of Sector Medical & Nursing Name of Module Basic of Anatomy & Physiology
Entry Qualifications Min. 10th Standard Duration 300 Hrs
Contents Knowledge of Structure and Function of Various Systems of Human Body

Successful Candidate would have a good knowledge of structure and function of various system of human body. On completion of this Module, the participants can be employed as an assistant in public / private hospitals and clinics.



Practical Competencies Underpinning Knowledge (Theory)
    1. Demonstration of Human Skeleton :

    - Anatomical Position

    - Axis

    - Plane

    - Identification of various bones & joints

    - Demonstration of movement possible at various joints

    2. Characteristic features, side determination & applied anatomy of :

    (i) Upper Limb bones:

    - Scapula

    - Clavicle

    - Humerus

    - Radius

    - Ulna

    (ii) Lower Limb bones:

    - Hip

    - Femur

    - Tibia

    - Fibula

    3. Methods of B.P Measurement
    4. Surface markings of important structure of the Body.
    5. Slide Preparation
    6. Microscope operations
    7. Sample collection
    1. General Anatomy:

    - Various Anatomical terms

    - Anatomical terms

    - Axis

    - Plane

    2. Bone:

    - Composition & Function

    - Classifications

    - Various terms & markings on the bones

    3. Muscle:

    - Structure of various types of muscle.

    - Classifications

    - Isometric & Isotonic Muscle contraction

    4. Nerve:

    - Structure of Peripheral nerve

    - Introduction of Brain & Spinal Cord

    5. Joints:

    - Definition

    - Classification

    - Structure of synovial Joints

    6. Blood:

    - Composition & Function

    - Blood Groups

    7. Function of the following Systems:

    - Digestive

    - Renal

    - Respiratory

    - Cardiovascular

    - Reproductive

    8. Anatomy of Skin