Course Catalog » Pediatrics 140.33

Subject: Pediatrics
Course Number: 140.33
Course Title: Pediatric Rheumatology - Mission Bay
Units: 6
School: Medicine
Department: Pediatrics

Course Description: Students learn to evaluate and care for children with rheumatologic disorders. This course emphasizes performing the musculoskelal exam, understanding diagnostic testing in rheumatology, developing a differential diagnosis for children presenting with inflammatory symptoms and/or pain, and approach to the care of children with chronic disease. Students will also be exposed to ongoing clinical research studies in pediatric rheumatology
Prerequisites: Medicine 110 and Pediatrics 110
Restrictions: None
Activities: Direct - Clinical Experience/Patient Contact

Instructor of Record: S. Buckelew
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? No
Repeat course for credit? No