Course Number: 140.27
Course Title: Cardiac Care Unit - CPMC
Course Description: The MS4 will work up and manage cardiac conditions such as chest pain, valvular disease, heart failure, acute coronary syndromes, and arrhythmias. There will be an emphasis on critically ill patients admitted to the CCU with diagnoses including (but not limited to): STEMI/ACD, unstable arrhythmias, decompensated CHF, heart transplant, pulmonary hypertension, cardiomyopathy, and heart block. There is NO overnight call and you will receive a minimum of 4 days off in a 4 week block.
Prerequisites: Medicine 110.
Restrictions: Fourth year medical students only.
Activities: Clinical Experience/Patient Contact
Instructor of Record: P. Kennedy
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