Course Number: 140.83A
Course Title: Rheumatology
Course Description: The rheumatology rotation is designed for medical students MS3 and MS4 for the study of disorders of the musculoskeletal system, including autoimmune and inflammatory disorders. Acquisition of knowledge about rheumatologic diseases by being involved in the evaluation and treatment of patients with a variety of connective tissue diseases in both the inpatient and outpatient areas. This elective is a 2-week rotation that takes place at Community Regional Medical Center (CRMC)/VA in Fresno.
Prerequisites: MSIII or MS IV standing.
Activities: Clinical Experience/Patient Contact
Instructor of Record: C. Yuvienco
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