NEUR 7599

Acting Intern Neurology

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Becca Busse
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buss0194@umn.edu

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    Catalog Description:  This hospital-based course is designed for students with special interest in the clinical and basic neurosciences who desire additional experience in clinical neurology. The majority of the subintern's time is spent performing inpatient consultations under the supervision of a senior resident and/or staff neurologist. Students are able to attend conference with the neurology residents. This course is designed primarily for students considering a career in neurology.

    Sites:

    • FU: M Health East Bank Hospital - University of Minnesota Medical Center, 500 Harvard Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455
    • HC: Hennepin County Medical Center, 701 Park Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55415

    Required session attendance:

    Typical weekly schedule/Delivery Mode:  M-F, 7:00am-7:00pm working directly with senior resident or attending neurologist on the general neurology service

    Direct patient care:  Yes

    Consent Requirement: Open to student scheduling

    Course Objectives:  This course provides the subintern with an opportunity to refine clinical skills established during the neurology clerkship and to have intensive and independent contact with patients with neurological disease in a setting of increased responsibility. Special emphasis is placed upon the fundamentals of neurologic practice: anatomic localization, differential diagnosis, and the selective use of adjunctive laboratory investigations and neurodiagnostic procedures.

    Graded Components:

    • Clinical Assessment by attending

    Grading Scale:  H/E/S/N

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    Course Personnel:  Katie Dolan

    Allow repetition of course: Repetition not allowed

    Limited to Student Type:  No

    Course equivalency:  N/A

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    Course evaluation:  MedHub