Course Descriptions

Critical Care Medicine [PA 227] 0.5 credit (View All)
Students will be introduced to hemodynamic derangements in multiorgan system failure patients, including shock, trauma, cardiac arrest, acid-base and electrolyte management, and nutritional support.  Other topics covered include ventilator management, invasive procedures, and diagnostic methods used in ICU care.

Rehabilitation Medicine [PA 231] 0.5 credit
Acute and chronic recovery from disease and injury will be covered as it applies to physician assistant practice.  Implications of and indications for rehabilitative services, levels of care required, specific interventions and therapies will be discussed.

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