Elective Title: 84MC723 — CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE
The student enrolled in this course will be exposed to all aspects of cardiovascular medicine clinically, on hospital rounds and office consultations, in addition to being familiar with the indication of invasive and non-invasive cardiac testing as special emphasis will be given for ECG interpretation. Students will also have Exposure to peripheral vascular disease and its management.
Primary Contact for Add/Drops: Heather LeBrun (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Director: Nawar Mercho, M.D.
Campus: Terre Haute
Location: Union Hospital and Providence Medical Group (Terre Haute)
- 1) Perform cardiac pathology history and physical exam (PC1)
- 2) Interpret results from and describe indications for cardiac testing, emphasis on primary cardiac prevention (Special Emphasis on clinical, out patient setting, lipid disorder & peripheral vascular disease (PC3)
- 3) Treat General cardiac pathology and risk factor modification in an outpatient setting (PC2)
- Clinical Performance Evaluation Form; (Clinical Observation, objective exam)
Prerequisites: 3rd or 4th year status
Availability with Max Students per Month:
Duty Hours: 35
Time Distribution: 60% Clinical; 30% :Library/Research; 10% Lecture/Seminar
Elective Type Category: CP - Clinical Practice
Notes and Enrollment Information:
Add/Drop Contact Person: Heather LeBrun (email@example.com) THIS ELECTIVE DOES NOT PARTICIPATE IN THE INITIAL SENIOR MATCH. Must check with Clinical Coordinator, Heather LeBrun , for availability at (firstname.lastname@example.org), 812-237-8763.
Third Year Elective? Yes
Interprofessional Skills and Service Learning
Interprofessional Collaborative Skills: None
Service Learning Included: None