|(3 cr.) This course offers the pre-physician assistant
student the tools necessary for developing a
systematic approach to the patient and his or her
medical condition. Students learn to access and
evaluate the medical literature for
of the following: the signs and symptoms of
disease presentation, the components of a history
and physical, and the understanding of a
differential diagnosis. In addition, students are
taught the basis for developing a patient
assessment plan. EMT Certification required.
This course is for ELMPA students only.
Prerequisite: PY 104, PY 397; Every Year, Fall|