PA 511 - Clinical Medicine I

Clinical Medicine I, II and III courses include lectures and lab experiences providing students with in-depth training in the etiology, epidemiology, clinical manifestations, diagnostic evaluation, differential diagnosis, and evidence-based prevention, treatment, and management for patients of all ages from initial presentation through ongoing follow-up. Patient management instruction will address acute and longitudinal management of diverse patient populations with emergent, acute, subacute, and chronic conditions throughout the lifespan and organized by body/organ system. Instruction related to treatment plans will be patient centered and inclusive, addressing medical issues, patient education and referral. As with other courses, this course will be taught with intermittent use of a flipped classroom and team based learning design including significant case based learning
sessions geared towards problem solving and medical decision-making skills within a collaborative interprofessional patient-centered team-based model. Eight semester hours.

 

Required Text(s):

  1. Essentials of Musculoskeletal Care (5th ed.; 2015): ISBN-13: 978-1625524157
  2. Nelson’s Essentials of Pediatrics (8th ed.; 2019): ISBN-13: 978-0323511452
  3. The Sanford Guide to Antimicrobial Therapy 2019 (49th ed.; 2019) ISBN-13: 978-1944272104
  4. Pocket Guide to Diagnostic Tests (7th ed.; 2017) ISBN-13: 978-1259640896
  5. Subscription to American Family Physician https://www.aafp.org
  6. Thayler’s The Only EKG Book You’ll Ever Need (9th ed.; 2018) ISBN-13: 978-1496377234

The below required texts are available at no cost via E&H Library’s AccessMedicine ‘database’ 

  1. Color Atlas of Family Medicine (3rd ed.; 2018): ISBN-13: 978-1259862045
  2. Current Emergency Medicine (8th ed.; 2017) ISBN-13: 978-0071840613
  3. Greenspans Basic and Clinical Endocrinology (10th ed.; 2017): ISBN-13: 978-1259589287
  4. Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine (20th ed.; 2018)  ISBN-13: 978-1259644030
  5. Introduction to Diagnostic Radiology (1st ed.; 2014): ISBN-978-0-07-180180-5
  6. Williams Gynecology (3rd ed.; 2016) ISBN-13: 978-0071849081
  7. Williams Obstetrics (25th ed.; 2018) ISBN-13: 978-1259644320

Description

Clinical Medicine I, II and III courses include lectures and lab experiences providing students with in-depth training in the etiology, epidemiology, clinical manifestations, diagnostic evaluation, differential diagnosis, and evidence-based prevention, treatment, and management for patients of all ages from initial presentation through ongoing follow-up. Patient management instruction will address acute and longitudinal management of diverse patient populations with emergent, acute, subacute, and chronic conditions throughout the lifespan and organized by body/organ system. Instruction related to treatment plans will be patient centered and inclusive, addressing medical issues, patient education and referral. As with other courses, this course will be taught with intermittent use of a flipped classroom and team based learning design including significant case based learning
sessions geared towards problem solving and medical decision-making skills within a collaborative interprofessional patient-centered team-based model. Eight semester hours.

 

Required Text(s):

  1. Essentials of Musculoskeletal Care (5th ed.; 2015): ISBN-13: 978-1625524157
  2. Nelson’s Essentials of Pediatrics (8th ed.; 2019): ISBN-13: 978-0323511452
  3. The Sanford Guide to Antimicrobial Therapy 2019 (49th ed.; 2019) ISBN-13: 978-1944272104
  4. Pocket Guide to Diagnostic Tests (7th ed.; 2017) ISBN-13: 978-1259640896
  5. Subscription to American Family Physician https://www.aafp.org
  6. Thayler’s The Only EKG Book You’ll Ever Need (9th ed.; 2018) ISBN-13: 978-1496377234

The below required texts are available at no cost via E&H Library’s AccessMedicine ‘database’ 

  1. Color Atlas of Family Medicine (3rd ed.; 2018): ISBN-13: 978-1259862045
  2. Current Emergency Medicine (8th ed.; 2017) ISBN-13: 978-0071840613
  3. Greenspans Basic and Clinical Endocrinology (10th ed.; 2017): ISBN-13: 978-1259589287
  4. Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine (20th ed.; 2018)  ISBN-13: 978-1259644030
  5. Introduction to Diagnostic Radiology (1st ed.; 2014): ISBN-978-0-07-180180-5
  6. Williams Gynecology (3rd ed.; 2016) ISBN-13: 978-0071849081
  7. Williams Obstetrics (25th ed.; 2018) ISBN-13: 978-1259644320