Course Catalog » Surgery 140.10

Subject: Surgery
Course Number: 140.10
Course Title: Advanced Cardiothoracic Surgery
School: Medicine
Department: Surgery

Course Description: "This clerkship provides an intensive exposure to the broad spectrum of conditions encountered in the practice of cardiothoracic surgery with extensive experience in the OR, ward, clinic and ICU. Students will participate in the care of patients with acquired cardiovascular and thoracic disease, including coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease, diseases of the great vessels, and thoracic oncology w/ exposure to thoracic transplantation (heart/lung), ECMO and ventricular assist devices.
Prerequisites: SURGERY 110 MEDICINE 110
Restrictions: None
Activities: Block Elective

Instructor of Record: S. Merrick
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
Course Grading Convention: P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: No
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? Yes
Repeat course for credit? No