Department of Pulmonary Medicine

A) TEACHING FACULTY 

1. Dr.Nagaraja .C  MBBS,MD,DTCD,FCCP(USA)  ,   Professor & HOD

 2. Dr.ShashiBhushan .B.L. MBBS,MD,FCCP(USA) Associate Professor

 3. Dr.Basavaraju .T.J  , MBBS,MD Assistant Professor

 4. Dr.Ashok kumar Gudagunti  MBBS, MD

Assistant Professor

Post graduate Residents

  1. Dr.Nandish. C
  2. Dr.Roshan. S.R
  3. Dr.Aswin.C.P
  4. Dr.Guru Prasad .T.J

Nurses Name

  1. Smt.Sarojini,,,,,Nursing Superintendent- Grade II
  2. Smt.Padmkshi,,,,Senior Staff nurse

 

Nursing Staff on contract

  1. Ms.Soumya B .D
  2. Ms.Soukya
  3. Mr.Dadhu K. F
  4. Ms.Shruthi
  5. Ms.Sudha
  6. Ms.Roopa M N
  7. Ms.Soumya T T
  8. Smt. Padma
  9. Ms.Sujathamani
  10. Mr.Manoj L
  11. Mr.Ravi kumar
  12. Smt.sulochana

Group D

  1. Mr.G .Chandra kumar

RNTCP Staff

  1. Dr.Shanthi,MBBS ‚Äď Medical officer.
  2. Mr.Venkatesh‚ÄďHealth visitor.
  3. Mr.Santosh-Health visitor.
  4. Mr. Chetan- Lab Technician.

B) FACILITIES AVAILABLE 

 OUT PATIENT BLOCK- Available at Room no 50, OPD- B Block ,Victoria Hospital .

a)      OPD Timings: 9am to 4pm РAll working days

                                           9am to 1pm -Sundays and General holidays.

b)     Activities:    

 

  • Routine outpatient examination with advice
  • Pulmonary Function Testing(PFT)
  • Demonstration Room-use of inhalers ,peakflow meter , incentive spirometer etc
  • Emergency¬† First Aid- Nebulisation, oxygen therapy¬† & other emergency medications etc
  • Minor procedures- Pleural Tapping , FNAC Lymph node.
  • DOTS Facilities(RNTCP) ‚ÄďAt ¬†room no .56 ‚ÄďSputum AFB exam, local DOTS,etc
  • Pulmonary Fitness for Different Surgical procedures (all departments)
  • Special clinics- Bronchial Asthma ‚Äď every tuesdays
  1. COPD – . ‚Äď every Thursdays

 

  • Seminar room with Audio Visual aids cum department library facilities.
  • HIV counselling for TB-HIV coinfection
  • Following other diseases are treated in the department

Tuberculosis (Pulmonary & extra pulmonary )

Bronchial asthma

COPD

Bronchiectasis

Interstitial lung disease

Occupational lung disease

Pulmonary hypertension

Diagnosing bronchogenic carcinoma

Pulmonary Eosinophilia

Sleep related breathing disorders

Pleural effusion /Hydropneumothorax

Pneumonias

Lung Abscess

Empyema and other rare diseases ,etc

  IN PATIENT BLOCK

  • Wards for in-patients with 60 bed strength – Available at 6th and 7th floors of the centenary building(tower block) with all required treatment facilities.¬†
  • Adequate space available for staff accomadation.
  • Demonstration room¬† with¬† teaching Aids available.
  • Minor procedure room for ICD, pleural tapping, FNAC of lymph node/lung.
  • Brochoscopy facilities -starting shortly
  • Sleep lab- Planned to start.
  • Facilities for management of H1N1 flu with all facilities(6 bed strength)
  • Doctors on duty available round the clock to handle emergancies .

C)  CLINICAL MATERIAL

  • Average OPD-¬† 65 to 70 /day¬†¬†¬† ¬†
  • Average Admissions-3 to 4 /day¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†

D)    ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES

a) Publications ( 2 international  & 4 national):

list of articles published

  1. 1.¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ‚ÄúHydrogen peroxide in exhaled breathe condensate‚ÄĚ

¬†A clinical st udy ‚Äďlung india ‚Äďvol29.issue 2nd April ,June 2012

  1. 2.¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ‚ÄúResistant pattern in Drug Resistant pulmonary Tuberculosis‚ÄĚ

Journal of post graduate medicine july2011 vol 57issue 3

  1. 3.¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ‚ÄúPattern of drug resistance and treatment outcome in multi drug resistant Pulmonary tuberculosis‚ÄĚ

Indian journal of chest diseases and allied sciences2012 vol54

“Novel H1N1 influenza epidemics with lessons from a tertiary care in Bangalore “

The internet journal of pulmonary medicineTM ISSN:1531-2984.

  1. 4.¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† ‚ÄúA rare case of hemangiioendothelioma of hemangioendoothelioma of pleura‚ÄĚ

Journal of pulmon vol12 issue 2may ‚ÄďAugust 2010

  1. 5.      Study to asses factors contributing to compliance of aerosol therapy in Bronchial Asthma

The internet journal of pulmonary medicine vol 12 ,1st November 2010.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr.Nagaraja .C , Professor & HOD (Additional activities)

  • Working as Head of the Department since November 2002
  • Working as a nodal officer ¬†for RNTCP‚Äď Implementation¬† RNTCP in attached hospitals of Bangalore Medical college and Research institute ¬†¬†since 10 years.
  • Working as a state task force chairman RNTCP Karnataka ‚Äďimplementation RNTCP in all Medical colleges of Karnataka state since February 2013.
  • Participated as a Faculty in the state level CME on Tuberculosis held on 30th &31st of August 2013 at Department of Pulmonary Medicine JJMMC,Davangere,Karnataka ‚Äst¬†¬†¬† KMC has Granted 4 credit hours vide letter no :KMC/11/CME/112/2013 dated 13/08/2013.
  • Participating as speaker to lecture on topic RNTCP-Role of NGO& Public Private Partnership in the month of march 2014-World TB Day.
  • ¬†

c)      Time table for UG & PG Courses

Under Graduate Course

1)      MBBS

Batches   Faculty
Batch 1(1-52) 10/2/14 to 23/2/2014 Staff & PGs
Batch 2(53-104) 24/2/14 to 09/3/2014 Staff & PGs
Batch3(105-126) 10/3/14 to 23/3/2014 Staff & PGs
Batch4(157-222) 24/3/14 to 06/4/2014 Staff & PGs

 

2) Started BSc respiratory care technology course from 2013-14 with 2 students undergoing training at present (Annual intake -20 students)

Post Graduate Course

2012 -13 batch General medicine Post Graduates posted to this Department  from 01/01/2014 to 31/01/2014 and were engaged in both bedside clinical training and subject seminars.

      Post Graduate Seminars For January 2014

                  Chairperson: Dr.Nagaraja.C

S.No. NAME DATE TOPIC MODERATOR 
1. Dr. Vijay Kumar 03/01/2014 Community  Acquired Pneumonia- Recent Advances Dr.Basavaraju
2. Dr. Chandra Mohan 07/01/2014 Cough- Evaluation & management Dr. Ashok Kumar
3. Dr.Sanath Kumar 10/01/2014 Pulmonary Manifestation Of HIV Infection Dr.Shashibhushan.B.L
4. Dr.Swetha 13/01/2014 Pulmonary Eosinophilic Disorder Dr.Basavaraju
5. Dr.Jananee 17/01/2014 Anti Tubercular Drugs Dr. Ashok Kumar
6. Dr.Sapna 21/01/2014 CNS Tuberculosis Dr.Shashibhushan.B.L
7. Dr.Madhura 24/01/2014 Smoking ‚Äď A New Epidemic ? Dr.Basavaraju
8. Dr.Harshini 28/01/2014 Etiology, Classification & Pathogenesis Of Lung Cancer Dr. Ashok Kumar
9. Dr.Hemanth Kumar 31/01/2014 Clinical Manifestation & Management Of Lung Cancer Dr.Shashibhushan.B.L

 

c) Current Academic Year Calendar of events for Academic and Non  Academic 

activities

-Currently  post graduate diploma (DTCD) course available in the department         with 2 admissions per year& is MCI recognised.

                          

- Initiated  the process to start  MD Pulmonary Medicine course for the current academic year itself.

-Following  is the proposed time table for the ongoing PG course , 

 

Year  -2014 Academic Non Academic
January
PG
Seminars 2
Case Presentations 2
Journal club 1

 

 

 
February
PG
Seminars 2
Case Presentations 2
Journal club 1

 

 

 
March
PG
Seminars 2
Case Presentations 2
Journal club 1

 

 

 
April
PG
Seminars 2
Case Presentations 2
Journal club 1

 

 

 
May
PG
Seminars 2
Case Presentations 2
Journal club 1

 

 

 
June
PG
Seminars 2
Case Presentations 2
Journal club 1

 

 

 
July
PG
Seminars 2
Case Presentations 2
Journal club 1

 

 

 
August
PG
Seminars 2
Case Presentations 2
Journal club 1

 

 

 
September
PG
Seminars 2
Case Presentations 2
Journal club 1

 

 

 
October
PG
Seminars 2
Case Presentations 2
Journal club 1

 

 

 
November
PG
Seminars 2
Case Presentations 2
Journal club 1

 

 

 
December
PG
Seminars 2
Case Presentations 2
Journal club 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

d) Post Graduate Examination

Details of University Exams/ consolidated  PG results

Year Month Degree Number of

Candidates

 Result Grade
2014 April/May ‚Äď tentative schedule

 

 

2013 November DTCD 01 PASS First class
2013 April/May DTCD 01 PASS Pass class
2012 April/May DTCD 02 PASS Pass class
2011 April/May DTCD 02 PASS Pass class

 

e) Department Library Details

Total no. of ¬†BOOKS ‚Äď 70

Total no. of JOURNALS -06

 BOOKS
         
         
1 Domenico Drug for the Treatment of Respiratory Disease 1ed/2003 1
2 Johnston Asthma :Critical Debates 2002 1
3 DOUGLAS Macleod’s clinical examination 12ed/2009 1
4 Goodman Felson’s Principles of Chest Roentgenology 3ed/2007 1
5 Crapo Bone’s Atlas of Pulmonary medicine 3ed/2005 1
6 TOMASHEFSKI Dail & Hammar’s Pulmonary Pathology,3/ed, Vol-1 3ed/2008 1
7 Driscoll Lung Cancer Volume 1 2003 1
8 ANTHONY CROFTON & DOUGLAS’S RESPIRATORY DISEASES, VOL-1 5ed/2002 1
9 ANTHONY CROFTON & DOUGLAS’S RESPIRATORY DISEASES, VOL-2 5ed/2002 1
10 Glynn.M HUTCHISON’S CLINICAL METHODS 23ed/2012 1
11 Cairo J.M Pilbeam’s Mechanical Ventilation 5ed/2012 1
12 GOLDMAN CECIL MEDICINE VOL-1 24ed/2012 1
13 Kryger Princ Prct Of Sleep Medicine 5ed/2011 1
14 Mason Textbook of Respiratory Medicine, Vol-1 5ed/2010 1
15 Mason Textbook of Respiratory Medicine, Vol-2 5ed/2010 1
16 TOMASHEFSKI Dail & Hammar’s Pulmonary Pathology,Vol-2 3ed/2008 1
17 Driscoll Lung Cancer Volume 2 2003 1
18 Hansell Imaging Disease of the Chest 5ed/2010 1
19 Argenziano Lung Volume Reduction surgery 2002 1
20 Miller Diagnostic Thoracic Imaging 2006 1
21 FAUCI HARRISON’S PRINCIPLES OF INTERNAL MEDICINE VOL-1 18ed/2012 1
22 FAUCI HARRISON’S PRINCIPLES OF INTERNAL MEDICINE VOL-2 18ed/2012 1
23 Chokroverty Sleep Disorders Medicine 3ed/2009 1
24 Kryger  Atlas Clinical Sleep Medicine 2010 1
25 Schaaf Tuberculosis: A Comprehensive Clinical Reference (Hb) 2009 1
26 Rustom Jal Vakil Physical Diagnosis 14ed/2012 1
27 Light’s T/b of Pleural Diseases 5ed/2007 1
28 Ruppel Manual of Pulmonary Function Testing 10ed/2013 1
29 Paul Marino T/b of ICU 3ed/2007 1
30 Braen Manual of Emergency Medicine 6ed/2011 1
31 Parker Teaching Atlas of Chest Imaging 2006 1
32 Loddenkemper  Medical Thoracoscopy Pleuroscopy, 2011 1
33 S.K.Sharma Tuberculosis 2ed 1
34 Fishman’s Fishman’s Pulmonary Medicine, Vol-1 ¬† 1
35 Fishman’s Fishman’s Pulmonary Medicine, Vol-2 ¬† 1
36 D.Behera T/b of Respiratory Medicine   1
37 Alal Fein Respiratory Emergencies   1
38 Donner Pulmonary Rehabilitation 2005 1
39 Benjamin Felson T/b of Radiology   2

40 Mahesdh & Vidyasagar     Principles and interpretation of x- rays                                                 1

41  Dr.Asfaq Hasan     Understanding mechanical ventilation                                                              1

42 Dr.Mehra   Clinical challenges in heart failure                           

43 Barrero                  Electrophysiology for Doctors                       

44 Purvish¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Oncology Knowledge bank ‚ÄďLung Cancer ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†

45 Dr.Asfaq Hasan      The Slow Stain                        

46¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Medical Clinics ‚ÄďPre diabetes and Diabetes prevention¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†

47        Respiratory Medicine -3 Clinical Publishing                         

48        Hodgkin           Pulmonary Rehabilitation Guidelines to Success                  

49         Dave lynes      Management of COPD                                  

50          Reichmann & Tanne             Time Bomb                            

51           Behera                     Text book of Pulmonary Medicine                

52           Arora            Practical approach to Respiratory diseases                          

53            Davis                       Case Presentation in Clinical tuberculosis                

54          Clinics in Chest Medicine     ARDS              

55             Clinics in Chest Medicine  Asthma                       

56             Clinics in Chest Medicine  Pulmonary consideration in organ &hematopoietic stemcell                                                                     transplantation

57             Clinics in Chest Medicine  Lung in extreme environment                       

58            Clinics in Chest Medicine   Pneumonia in hospital setting                       

59            Clinics in Chest Medicine   Lung cancer               

60            Clinics in Chest Medicine   Respiratory tract infections ,Advances in      

                                                                  diagnosis,management & prevention     

61            Clinics in Chest Medicine   Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension                  

62           Clinics in Chest Medicine    Health care Disparities ,Respiratory health in minorities                

63           Clinics in Chest Medicine    Pleural diseases                     

64        Expert reviews on the clinical management of COPD                                  

65        Year book of Pulmonary Diseases      2011               

66        Year book of Pulmonary Diseases      2010               

67        Year book of Pulmonary Diseases      2007               

68        Year book of Pulmonary Diseases      Allergy, Asthma and clinical immunology2006                     

69        Year book of Pulmonary Diseases      Allergy  2004              

70        Respiratory care clinics                                                                                                                2

 

 

JOURNALS

 

2013
1 Chest F
2 Tuberculosis F
3 Indian Journal of Tuberculosis I
4 Thorax F
5 Lung India I
6 The International Journal of TB & Lung Disease F
7 Indian Journal of Chest Disease & Allied Sciences I
8 American Journal of Respiratory Diseases F
9 Clinics in Chest Medicine F

 

f)  Details of Charges for the procedures

SL.NO. Code.no   General ward Rs. Special ward Rs.
1 01950 Pumonary Function Test 100/- 150/-
2 01951 Pleural Biopsy 300/- 500/-
3 01952 Pleural Aspiration 300/- 500/-
4 01953 Bronchoscopy(fibre optic) 600/- 800/-
5 01954 Peak Expiratory Flow Rate 30/- 50/-
6 01955 Intercostal Drainage for draining purpose 500/- 1000/-
7 01956 Sleep studies including Titration and polysomnography 1000/- 3000/-
8 01957 X- ray chest with report 100/- 150/-
9   Spirometry with helium Dilution with diffusion capacity studies 500/- 750/-
10 01958 Nebulisation per hour including oxygen 30/- 40/-
11 01959 Pulmonary rehabilitation(six minute walk test) 100/- 100/-

Note1: The above charges are only for the procedures consumables &drugs extra.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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