Sports Medicine in Duluth
Catalog Description: This course is an opportunity for students interested in primary care or a musculoskeletal specialty to develop an appreciation for the role of sports medicine in his/her practice. The student will work closely with full-time sports medicine physicians and allied health providers, including physical therapists and athletic trainers. This will include work in an office practice, rehabilitation facilities, training rooms, and various athletic events. Textbook: Sports Injuries Diagnosis and Management, Garrick and Webb, W.B. Saunders, 1999 and Handbook of Sports Medicine, Lilligard, Butcher, and Rucker, Andover Medical Publishers, 1999. Textbooks are available (no charge) through the UMD Department of Family Medicine for students use while on this rotation.
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|All students go to Essentia Health - Duluth Clinic - 3rd St. Building and may be assigned to the other Essentia sites in Hermantown and Proctor. Please notify the course coordinator as soon as possible if transportation will be an issue during your rotation.|
Required session attendance: Does not apply
Typical weekly schedule/Delivery Mode: M-F, 8:00am-5:00pm
Direct patient care: Yes
Consent Requirement: Open to student scheduling
Grading Scale: H/E/S/N
Allow repetition of course: Repetition not allowed
Course equivalency: Does not apply