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Electives - Internal Medicine, General Medicine

Advanced Physical Diagnosis

Elective Number: 1521 (arranged)

Rotation Supervisors: Dr. Eugene Corbett

Evaluation should be given to: Attending on service

Duration: 2 weeks

Available: 4b, 5b, 7a, 10a, 13a, 14a

Reprt to: Dr. Eugene Corbett

Time to Report: TBA

Place to Report: 1222 JPA Blake Center, 2nd floor Gen Med, Geriatrics & Palliative Care

Typical Day: 4 hrs per day, then self study

Attendance: Attendance at elective activities is mandatory.

  • Anyone who is ill or has a personal or family emergency must contact Student Affairs and the Attending on Service.
  • Students are allowed to take off up to 1 day per week to interview between November 1 and February 1.
    • Specific days missed must be approved by the Attending on Service.

Number of students per rotation: 2

Course Description: Students will participate in repetitive examination of patients in both the inpatient and outpatient setting to improve their physical diagnosis skills and assessments of patients.