Elective Title: 02ZE711 — EMERGENCY AND TRAUMA CENTER MEDICINE
The student will work directly with a board-certified Emergency Medicine physician in the Emergency Department setting. Emphasis is on developing skills necessary for the rapid assessment and treatment of multiple patients having a variety of medical and surgical illnesses, both minor and life-threatening.
Primary Contact for Add/Drops: Sharon Roberts (email@example.com)
Director: John Ringquist, M.D.
Campus: Fort Wayne
Location: Professional Emergency Physicians (IUSM - Fort Wayne)
Other Faculty: G. Pollander, M.D.; T. Gutwein, M.D.
- 1) Gather information pertinent to the emergent patient from all sources available (PC1)
- 2) Discuss the roles played by the various disciplines involved in the care of the emergent patient and how to best use those individuals to provide excellent patient care (SBP1)
- 3) Discuss the information resources available to aid in the care of the emergent patient (PBLI1)
- 4) Manage the patient
- Clinical Performance Evaluation Form (Clinical Observation)
Prerequisites: 3rd or 4th year status
Availability with Max Students per Month:
Duty Hours: 40 -60
Time Distribution: 95% Clinical; 5% Didactic
Elective Type Category: CP - Clinical Practice
Notes and Enrollment Information:
THIS ELECTIVE DOES NOT PARTICIPATE IN THE INITIAL SENIOR MATCH All Fort Wayne electives must go thru the Fort Wayne campus coordinators.
Third Year Elective? Yes
Interprofessional Skills and Service Learning
Interprofessional Collaborative Skills: None
Service Learning Included: None