MADHYA PRADESH PARAMEDICAL COUNCIL

6th Floor, Satpura Bhawan, Bhopal

Syllabus & Guidelines

Schedule serial No. 19

Subject: Dialysis Technician

No. Of Admission:- 0-50 Admission Per Year

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Duration/degree

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Syllabus

Teaching faculty with minimum qualification & experience

Non-teaching state with qualification & experience

Library

Laboratory with Equipment

Buildings

Remarks

             

Teaching

Hostel

 

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2 years (24 months) course

Appendix 'A' enclosed

1. Associate Professor - I

2. Assistant Professor I

3. Senior medical Officer II

Qualification- DM- Nephrology MD- Medicine with training in Dialysis/Nephrology with at least 10 yrs. experience in Nephrology practice.

Trained Dialysis technicians with working experience of 10 yrs. Trained Nursing Staff in Dialysis with working Experience of 5 Yrs.

 

Hemodialysis Machine with accessories- 4. Setup for Peritoneal dialysis with Accessories Nephrology Lab

Lecture Hall- 2 2500 sq.ft

Demonstration- 3 1250 sq.ft

25 room double seated 15' x 20' with kitchen, Dining rooms, toilets

Teaching Staff and experience a per MCI recommendaton.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SYLLABUS FOR DIALYSIS TECHNICIAN

1- Structure and function of kidney (Anatomy & Physiology)

2- Introduction of renal diseases.

3- Renal failure- Acute Chronic and immediate management.

4- History of dialysis

5- Principles and types of dialysis.

6- Vascular access for dialysis.

7- Anticoagulation: Principles and problems.

8- Haemodialysis Machine: Working Principles and maintenance.

9- Water Treatment Plant: Working Principles and maintenance.

10- Complication and management of complication during dialysis.

11- Assessment of adequacy of dialysis.

12- Reuse of dialysis.

13- Sterile techniques in dialysis.

14- Emergencies in dialysis.

Suggested Reading:

1. Replacement of renal functions by dialysis Drukker & Person.

2. Dialysis Therapy: Nissenson and Fine: Mosbey Publications.

3. Textbook on Dialysis by John T. Dugirdas.

4. Haemodialysis for Nurse by Robert Uldall.

Enclosure: - syllabus

1. Basics of renal Anatomy & physiology Acute Renal Failure/Chronic renal failure.

2. Initiation of dialysis Hemodialysis.

3. Physiological principle and urea kinetic Modeling.

4. Haemodialysis Apparatus.

5. Vascular access for Haemodialysis.

6. Acute Haemodialysis prescription.

7. Chronic Haemodialysis prescription.

8. Complication during Haemodialysis.

9. Dialysis reuse.

10. Anticoagulation.

11. Use of dialysis and Hem perfusion in treatment of poisoning.

PERITONEAL DIALYSIS

12. Physiology of peritoneal dialysis.

13. Apparatus of peritoneal dialysis.

14. Peritoneal access devices

15. Acute peritoneal dialysis prescription.

16. Adequacy of peritoneal dialysis chronic peritoneal Dialysis.

17. Prescription assessing peritoneal Ultrailtration.

18.Solute transport and volume status.

19. Peritonitis and exit site infection.

PRACTICAL DEMONSTRATION:

20. Nutrition

21. Practical Demonstration of peritoneal Dialysis.

22. Practical Demonstration of Hemodialysis.

23. Practical Demonstration of (continuous ambulatory peritoneal Dialysis) C.A.P.D.