Department of Agadtantra and Vyavahara Ayurveda is a Department of Ayurveda at GS Ayurveda Medical College and Hospital. Gaining popularity, this Department Agadtantra deals with the toxicological or poisonous effects of animals, plants, and their management.The conceptual meaning of this department is the toxicology and medical jurisprudence department.
Poison here refers to the toxins generated by harmful materials and living organisms dangerous to human beings, like heavy metals and their compound, poisonous plants, and venom of snakes, bees, spiders, scorpions, etc. This branch of Ayurveda also involves in depth knowledge of the bacterial and non-bacterial effects of artificial poison, including insecticide, rodenticide, and herbicide.
Braced by skilled Ayurvedic doctors and surgeons, a broad spectrum of natural and chemical poison learning enlightens this branch of toxicology & Forensics. It includes industrial and occupational toxicity, clinical personification, diagnosis, and administration.The Department also contains diagnoses, treatment, withdrawal, and management of acute and chronic toxicity of various obsessional drugs. Guided by a well-structured curriculum, the Department imparts graduate and undergraduate aspirants with hands-on training and knowledge in the branch of Ayurveda regarding Visha (poison).
The doctors of Ayurveda at GS Ayurveda Medical College aid their patients with a detailed description, examinations, and classification of their diseases caused by toxicity. The medical assistance team of the Department of Agadtantra and Vyavahara Ayurveda is well equipped with the principles of preventing and managing different measures of poisons. The department deals with comprehensive legal aspects of all Ayurvedic medical practices, their law of medical aspects, and forensic medicine. The department also conducts various analytical studies of different kind of research works that are undergoing in GS Ayurveda Hospital.
The students pursuing BAMS degrees get detailed knowledge about the study of laws and jurisprudence related to the practice of Agadtantra and Vyavahara. The Department allows an enormous scope of research, and teaching is possible for undergraduate students in this Department.
The Department of Agadtantra and Vyavahara Ayurveda at GS Ayurveda Medical College and Hospital is well-equipped with a high-tech laboratory for patients and the curriculum of Postgraduate students. In addition, the Department conducts Colour and TLC tests for subjective analysis of poisons or toxins in various patient samples and academic purposes. The Department can handle the most complicated cases with specialized doctors and well-trained medical staff.
For academic sections, the Department has a widespread Museum with wellstructured teaching and learning processes like an abundant number of books in the Department library, an updated computer system for each student, subject CDs, an LCD projector for subject studies, and an internet facility. The Department also has well-equipped models, weapons, charts, and specimens of poisonous acid-alkalis, plants, metals, animals, etc.
For Practical knowledge of students the department also conducts many outdoor visit of students to Court, Postmortem houses of Govt Hospitals.