CP4003 - Reproduction, Pregnancy, Child Health and Development
Module Objective: Development of relevant theoretical foundation, including embryology and physiology of reproduction, pregnancy, paediatrics and child health. Basic and developing theory and practice (including clinical skills) of obstetrics, gynaecology, paediatrics and child health, with an understanding of, and sensitivity to, the needs of children and pregnant women.
Module Content: General embryology including development of body systems, identification of primordial embryonic structures, and recognition of major developmental defects and their underlying embryological causes. The physiology of reproduction and pregnancy. Basic and developing theory and practice of obstetrics, gynaecology, paediatrics and child health including recognition of the special needs of children.
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