MPA 673: Clinical Medicine IV

Course Description The course provides the etiology, recognition, and treatment of common diseases in the areas of endocrinology and infectious diseases. It also includes a component in correlative medicine, which allows students to fully assimilate and utilize their medical and basic science knowledge along with physical diagnosis skills to address the types of patient health-care problems they may encounter in a clinical environment. This component utilizes the Problem-Based Learning Method as an instructional model, wherein students work both in groups and individually to develop a logical methodology of assessment of disease processes.
Credits 2