PAM 620: Surgery I

Course Description The first in a series of courses dealing with general surgical concepts in the management of the surgical patient. Provides students with a core understanding of mechanisms of wound healing, surgical techniques, and pre- and post-operative management of surgical problems. Included are illnesses that require surgical intervention, their signs and symptoms, diagnostic modalities, and outcomes. Also covered are basic concepts in anesthesiology.
  
Prerequisites
  
Credits 2