School of Medicine
SURG 531 Surgery Clerkship I, II (10) A 7-week clinical experience in an acute care hospital which teaches the diagnosis, treatment, and operative care of diseases treated by general surgeons. Repeatable once. CR/NC only. Pre: BIOM 555 and third-year standing.
SURG 532 Surgery Longitudinal Clerkship-Outpatient (5) Part of a year-long surgical clerkship, this half is based in an ambulatory setting. One half day per week is spent in a surgery clinic with emphasis on continuity of care and on surgical evaluation skills and decision making. Repeatable once. CR/NC only. Pre: BIOM 555. Co-requisite: FPCH 532, MED 532, OBGN 532, PED 532, and PSTY 532.
SURG 533 Surgery Longitudinal Clerkship-Inpatient (5) Part of a year-long surgical clerkship, this component is based in the hospital setting. Four weeks are spent on an inpatient service learning evaluation, diagnosis. Repeatable once. CR/NC only. Pre: BIOM 555. Co-requisite: MED 533, OBGN 533, and PSTY 533.
SURG 541 Emergency Medical Care (6)
Clinical experiences in management of medical, surgical, and psychiatric problems requiring urgent care. Pre: 531 and fourth-year standing.
SURG 545 (Alpha) Unit VII Electives in Surgery (V) Advanced clinical experience in general surgery, surgical specialties, and radiology. (B) urology; (C) ophthalmology; (D) otolaryngology; (E) plastic surgery; (F) neurosurgery; (G) orthopaedics; (H) anesthesia; (I) surgical intensive care; (J) subinternship-general surgery; (K) subinternship-pediatric surgery; (M) radiology-diagnostic; (N) radiology-oncology; (O) emergency medicine; (P) unit 7 electives in surgery; (Q) subinternship-cardiovascular surgery. Repeatable once for each alpha. CR/NC only. Pre: 531 or 532.
SURG 599 Directed Reading/Research (V) Pre: consent of department chair.
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