SURG 7562

Introduction to Vascular Surgery

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Edward Adams
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adam1168@umn.edu

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

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    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 vascular 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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    Course evaluation: MedHub