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  • Anaesthesia for General, Obstetric, Gynaecology, ENT and Orthopaedic Surgeries
  • Equipments - Ultramodern Anaesthesia machines, ICU (Intensive Care Unit) and OR (Operation Room) ventilators, fluid and blood warmers, Syringe pump, Infusion pump.
  • Monitoring - Multimodular monitors for monitoring non-invasive and invasive pressures like ABP (Arterial Blood Pressure), CVP (Central Venous Pressure), Neuromuscular blockade monitoring, ABG (Arterial Blood Gas) monitoring
  • PFT (Pulmonary Function-Test)
  • Resuscitation facilities in Casualty, Ward and ICU
  • Transport of critically ill/trauma/poisoning patients from periphery to KMC (Kasturba Medical College) constituent hospitals
  • ICU (Intensive Care Unit) for critically ill patients and trauma patients referred from hospitals in and around Mangalore and constituent hospitals of MAHE (Manipal Academy of Higher Education)
  • Nutritional and Ventilatory support to ICU patients
  • Research, Education and CPCR (Cardio Pulmonary Cerebral Resuscitation) training to undergraduate and postgraduate students
  • MAC (Monitored Anaesthesia Care) for Day-Stay (come and go) surgery patients, Radiological imaging, Cardiology imaging, invasive and catheterization , Radiotherapeutic procedures, ECT (Electro Convulsive Therapy)
  • TIVA (Total Intra Venous Anaesthesia) Regional Anaesthesia like Sub Arachnoid Block, Continuous Extradural Block for intraoperative and postoperative analgesia, Caudal block etc.
  • IVRA (Intra Venous Regional Anaesthesia)
  • Controlled hypotension
  • LMA (Laryngeal Mask Airway)
The department is equipped with a laboratory with basic services. A department library for use by staff members is present. There is a television and VCR, for health education of Community and training of interns. Under in-door residential posting of interns in ROME Programme, interns are housed in fully finished dormitories attached to PHCs Ullal and Moodbidri.

Department of Forensic Medicine
Basic Laboratory set-up with microscopes.

Department of medicine
The department of medicine, Kasturba Medical College, Manglore has
  • 8 medical units
  • 2 cardiology units
  • 2 Neurology units
  • 1 nephrology unit and
  • 1 clinical pharmacology unit.
In addition, the department runs 2 diabetic clinics and a thyroid clinic and an infectious disease clinic which caters to the needs of HIV positive patients. In addition to undergraduate training, the department offers post-graduate training to about 90 post-graduates doing M.D.,General Medicine. The department has 32 staff members.

Department of Orthopaedics
The Department of Orthopaedics is presently based at Dr.T.M.A.Pai Rotary Hospital at Bejai, Mangalore. It has one unit held by the Head of the department, supported by five staff members.

There is 24 hours emergency services including care for trauma victims. The Out -patient department is functioning daily in the forenoon sessions. Daily ward rounds are taken, Elective orthopaedics surgeries are carried out thrice a week. There is a fully - equipped Physiotherapy department. Active undergraduate and Post-graduate teaching is undertaken. There is a departmental library maintained in the outpatient containing referral books.

Regular lectures and bedside clinics are taken for the students. In addition to the above set-up there are 2 orthopaedic units functioning in Govt.Wenlock Hospital, Mangalore. An artificial limb centre is attached to these units.

Department of Paediatrics
Department of Paediatrics has a total of 6 units out of which two units are at govt.wenlock Hospital, one neonatal unit at Lady Goschen Hospital, one at Dr.T.M.A Pai - Rotary hospital, one at K.M.C Hospital Attavar and one at University Medical Centre Balmatta, Mangalore with a total bed strength of 220. Apart from patient care, the department is involved in undergraduate and post-graduate teaching.

Clinical Facilities:
  • Well baby clinic
  • Neurodevelopmental clinic
  • Haemophilia clinic
  • Thalassaemia clinic
  • Juvenile Diabetic clinic
  • Infectious diseases clinic
  • Tuberculosis clinic
  • Oncology clinic

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