School of Medicine
University of Patras
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Undergraduate Courses

Obstetrics – Gynaecology (Clinical Training)

Semester 11th & 12th ()

Hours Teaching 0 hours, Laboratory 0 hours, Tutorial 0 hours , Clinical Training 35 hours (per week)



Students’ labour starts at 08:30 am and ends at 03:00 pm. Students’ practice is aimed at acquiring experience concerning obstetrics and gynaecology patients of all ages and familiarizing with a wide spectrum of obstetric and gynaecologic diseases, focusing on the most frequently met. Students are distributed at the units of the Clinic, where under the instruction of the managing doctors obtain a history and examine inpatients and patients visiting the ambulatory, discuss about the differential diagnosis and follow up the laboratory tests and management of patients. Students obligingly attend the ward round performed daily by the supervisors of the units and the ward round performed by the Clinic Director/Professor every Thursday. During the ward round, students present the cases and they should be aware of the disease course, the results of paraclinical tests and the administered medication.

They also obligingly attend the rest educational activities of the Clinic:

  • Tuesday 14:00-15:00: Lectures by prominent speakers
  • Wednesday 12:00-13:00: Oncology Council
  • Thursday 14:00-15:00: Literature review

The assessment of students concerning Obstetrics – Gynaecology during the 11th and 12th semester is accomplished with a multiple choice test. On degree students are examined orally by the Teaching Staff of the Clinic.

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