Jan 27, 2022  
2020-2021 University Catalog 
2020-2021 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHA 541 - Clinical Medicine II

This course is the second 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 gastrointestinal, genitourinary, endocrine, neurological, musculoskeletal, and psychiatric/behavioral 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 521, PHA 522, PHA 523, PHA 524, PHA 525, and PHA 526; corequisites: PHA 542, PHA 543, PHA 544, PHA 545, PHA 546, and PHA 547)

Credits: 4