SURG 7561

Introduction to Plastic Surgery

Contact

Yvonne Christensen
Course Coordinator
ychriste@umn.edu

Campus
Curriculum Focus
Clinical Level
Requirement
MS Year
Hands-On
Terms Offered
Credits
Prerequisites

N/A

Details

Catalog Description: Students will spend 4 weeks on plastic surgery services. Clinic, consultation service, and OR experiences will be available. A 2-credit option may be available by permission from the department.

Sites:

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Site Code

Site Name

Notes

VA-1000

VA Medical Center

 

Required session attendance: If a student has taken SURG 7550 previously, there are no events held by the University. If they have not taken SURG 7550, they must attend one training on the first Tuesday of the clerkship.

Typical weekly schedule/Delivery Mode: 5 days/week, inpatient wards, consultations, clinic and OR

Direct patient care: Yes

Consent Requirement: Open to student scheduling.

Course Objectives: By the completion of the rotation, students will be able to evaluate plastic surgery patients, participate in the operative procedure, and recognize post operative complications.

Graded Components: Clinical performance

Grading Scale: P/N

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Allow repetition of course: Repetition not allowed

Limited to Student Type: No

Course equivalency: SURG 7552, but students who took SURG 7552 under a different specialty can take this course as well.

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