Course Catalog » Surgery 140.19

Subject: Surgery
Course Number: 140.19
Course Title: Advanced General Surgery - Fresno
Units: 6
School: Medicine
Department: Surgery

Course Description: Provides an intensive exposure to a busy combined emergency general surgery (EGS) and trauma service, with emphasis on EGS. Students will serve as an acting intern, and learn to manage inpatients on the wards and step down unit, as well as evaluate new EGS patients via consultations from the emergency room and inpatient wards. Students are also expected to involve themselves in pre, intra, and post-operative management of patients on the service.
Prerequisites: Surgery 110
Restrictions: 4th year standing.
Activities: Direct - Independent Study, Direct - Conference, Direct - Clinical Experience/Patient Contact

Instructor of Record: J. Lilienstein
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