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Elective Name OBS/GYN 02
Department Obstetrics and Gynaecology
1. Type of work Clinical gynaecology
2. Place of work National Hospital Sri Lanka
Professorial Unit (ward 39)
3. Structure of the appointment Students are able to decide on the areas to be covered during the appointment after arrival in Sri Lanka
4. Timing Any time of the year
5. Minimum and maximum duration Minimum: 1 week
Maximum: 4 weeks
6. Eligibility criteria for the elective students • Medical undergraduates
7. Subject area/s of elective offered • Gynaecology surgery
• Endoscopic surgery

8. Learning outcomes • Familiarity with gynaecological practices in a developing country
9. Main activities during the appointment • Clinical