M.D. (Med)- 2001-2004 Govt. Medical College, Jammu
The department of Medicine consists of Senior consultants, who have trained and worked at leading medical Institute in India & abroad. The department provides broad range of services for diagnosis and treatment of multiple adult medical problems. It includes the following:
Management of chronic diseases involving multi-system is done by senior consultant of department of medicine, where co-ordinations between different specialist & holistic care of patient is very much desired.
It has exclusive section which is set up with various types of preventive health checks seven days a week including public holiday.
Infectious diseases is major problem in our part of world. It includes Malaria, Typhoid fever, Tuberculosis, HIV, Dengue fever etc. Most of these diseases present with fever & general symptoms, which are investigated in depth & treated. Sometimes times these diseases present as Septicaemia & shock.
Management of drug overdoses & poisoning. We have very modern and world class standard intensive care unit with step down intensive care wards. Intensive care units have all modern facilities with very efficient nursing care of two to one patient & nurse ratio. It is run by postgraduates senior medical registrars & intensive care senior consultants having vast experience in India and abroad.
Environmental diseases which include diseases due to Industrial chemical exposure, drowning, electrical injuries, radiation injuries, snake bite, lizard bite, dog bite, insect or scorpion bite are treated in department on Internal medicine.
Pre-operation checks :
Senior consultant of department of Medicine are involved in preoperative checks in addition to anaesthetists assessment to manage & pick up existing medical problem prior to surgical procedures as well as to take appropriate measures prior to surgeries. Often consultants are required to manage medical problems coexisting with surgical conditions. Preoperatively, post operatively & during intra operation period. super-specialists are also called in whenever required.