Uttar Pradesh University of Medical Sciences

Saifai Etawah UP-206130

Obst & Gynae Department

The department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology delivers high quality patients care simultaneous with intensive research and academic activities. It is currently under the leadership of Professor Arun Nagrath who envisions to make the department an apex centre of patient care, research and education.

The department consists of 3 units with 11 consultants and 5 Senior Residents. Since 2013, admission to postgraduate courses M.S.( Obstetrics & Gynaecology) has commenced.

On an average 60,000 outpatient and inpatients are treated per year. Number of deliveries and major surgeries during a year averages about 3000 and 2200 respectively.

Bedside regular theory classes and practical clinics along with demonstration with the use of simulators, live relay of surgeries for undergraduate MBBS students are undertaken. They are also posted in rotation to labour wards for maternity postings to acquire basic skills.

Each year 5 postgraduates get selected through competitive exams. Postgraduates also undergo rigorous training in all aspect of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. Bedside clinics, seminars, case discussions, demonstrations form part of their training in addition to practical training under supervision in labour wards and operation theatres.

Research and Development Activity
Current problems on which research work is going on.

  1. Effect of body mass index on menstrual cycle among young female students studying in medical college, paramedical college and nursing college in rural set up in Uttar Pradesh.
    Dr. A. Nagrath, Dr. Kalpana, Dr. Priya, Dr. Deepshikha
  2. To assess the tubal patency through comparative study of various tests – hysterosalphingography , diagnostic laproscopy and sono salpingography in infertility patients.
    Dr. Arun Nagrath, Dr. Kalpana, Dr. Priya, Dr. Maya
  3. Study of procedure of gynaecological disease and other morbid condition in HIV infected female.
    Dr. Shikha Seth, Dr. Neelam, Dr Rajni, Dr. Yasmeen
  4. A Study of efficacy of Misoprostol, foley’s extraamniotic saline & their combination for termination of second trimester of pregnancy.
    Dr. Shikha Seth, Dr. Neelam, Dr. Rajani Rawat
  5. Role of isosorbide mononitrate in cervical ripening and induction of labour.
    Dr. Shikha Seth, Dr. Rajani Rawat
  6. Low dose Mifepristone 25/ 50 mg in the treatment of uterine myoma in perimenopausal women.
    Dr. Shikha Seth
  7. Evaluation of calcium to creatinine ratio , microalbumin to creatinine ratio in prediction of eclampsia.
    Dr Alpana, Dr. Shikha Seth, Dr. Rajani.
  8. Prevalence of GDM in rural population in western Uttar Pradesh.
    Dr. Neelam, Dr. Rajani, Dr. Klapana, Dr. Priya
  9. Programme labour and its outcome – A human approach to delivery in rural population.
    Dr. Rajani, Dr. Shikha Seth