WFSA Cardiovascular Anaesthesia Fellowship: Bangalore, India
Programme Head: Dr K Muralidhar
Anaesthesia and Critical Care, Narayana Hrudayalaya, NH hospitals, 258/A, Bommasandra, Anekal Taluk, Bangalore-560099, India.
Number of Cardiovascular Anaesthesia Fellows in Bangalore per year: 2
Duration of each fellowship: 1 year
Starting month of each fellowship (if regular): January
What training is offered?
(a) practical skills in anaesthesia for adult/paediatric/neonatal patients undergoing cardiac surgery; cardiac catheterization, interventional procedures including trans oesophageal echocardiography, invasive monitoring and postoperative care.
(b) Knowledge base providing sound theoretical founding for cardiac anaesthesia based on the prescribed curriculum.
How is training assessed?
(a)Monthly tests and exit examination at the end
(b) log book to be maintained
(c) 80% attendance mandatory in both clinical and academic sessions
(d) leave rules as per the institutional protocol
Are there any specific admission criteria for applicants?
MD anaesthesia or equivalent + temporary registration in MCI