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2013-2014 University Catalog 
2013-2014 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHA 523 - Clinical Medicine I

This course is the first of two designed to educate the student concerning diseases encountered in primary care medicine. The course will cover the etiology, epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinical findings, diagnostic studies, and pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatment/management plans for each disease. The topics covered include infectious, pulmonary, cardiovascular, hematological, reproductive, dermatological, and EENT diseases and disorders. The course will be lecture format, with small group discussion, along with a supervised clinical long-term care experience that links the didactic phase with the clinical phase.

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisites: PHA 501, PHA 502, PHA 503, PHA 504, PHA 505, PHA 506, and PHA 507; corequisites: PHA 521, PHA 522, PHA 524, PHA 525, and PHA 526)

Credits: 4