Thematic plan of the lessons in Phtlisiology for IV year students of medical faculty №2 (pediatrics)
T H E M E
Clinical presentation of pulmonary tuberculosis. Introduction to standard manner of working with medical records. Chest radiography. Methods of studying X -Ray examinations of lungs and main pathological findings on the CXR. Examination of the patients. Clinical classification of tuberculosis.
Laboratory diagnostics of tuberculosis. Rule’s of specimen’s collection. Genotypic and phenotypic lab methods. Pulmonary function testing.
Tuberculin skin testing. Interpreting of Mantoux test reactions. Differential diagnosis between tuberculosis infection and post-BCG reactions.
Primary tuberculosis: tuberculosis of unknown localization, tuberculosis of intrathoracic lymph nodes, TB primary complex. Diagnostics and Treatment. Management of complications in patients with primary TB.
Focal pulmonary tuberculosis. Examination of patients, diagnosis, treatment. Infiltrative pulmonary tuberculosis. Examination of patients, diagnosis, treatment. Cure for a patient with tuberculosis.
Tuberculous meningitis. Examination of a patient with tuberculous meningitis. Diagnosis, treatment. Differential diagnostics with meningitis of another etiology. Tuberculosis of the pleura. Examination of patients with tuberculous pleurisy, diagnosis, treatment, differential diagnosis with pleurisies of another etiology.
Secondary forms of tuberculosis. Disseminated pulmonary tuberculosis. Features of examination of patients with disseminated pulmonary tuberculosis, diagnosis, complications, treatment. Defense of case history.
TB prevention. Specific, sanitary and social prophylaxis of TB. BCG vaccination and revaccination. Management of post-vaccine complications. Working in TB outbreak settings.
TB dispensary. How TB should be detected in primary care.