Thorax Competency – Topic: Thorax Number of competencies: (9) Number of procedures for certification: (01)

AN25.1 Identify, draw and label a slide of trachea and lung K/S SH Y
AN25.2 Describe development of pleura, lung & heart K KH Y
AN25.3 Describe fetal circulation and changes occurring at birth K KH Y Physiology
AN25.4 Describe embryological basis of:
1) atrial septal defect, 2) ventricular septal defect, 3) Fallot’s tetralogy & 4) tracheo-oesophageal fistula
K KH Y Physiology


AN25.5 Describe developmental basis of congenital anomalies, transposition of great vessels, dextrocardia, patent ductus arteriosus and coarctation of aorta K KH Y Physiology
AN25.6 Mention development of aortic arch arteries, SVC, IVC and coronary sinus K KH N
AN25.7 Identify structures seen on a plain x-ray chest (PA view) K/S SH Y
AN25.8 Identify and describe in brief a barium swallow K/S SH N
AN25.9 Demonstrate surface marking of lines of pleural reflection, lung borders and fissures, trachea, heart borders, apex beat & surface projection of valves of heart K/S SH Y Physiology

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