Catalog 2018-2019

PA-770 Principles of Surgery, Emergency, & Inpatient Care

Prerequisites: Successful completion of Semester 2 courses. This course provides students with a comprehensive look at the diagnosis and management of select surgical and emergent conditions, as well as the principles of perioperative patient management and inpatient care. Students will explore risk factors, signs, symptoms, and diagnostic studies that provide the foundation for the diagnosis and treatment, including pharmacotherapeutics, of common surgical and emergent conditions not covered in the systems-based courses.