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2017-2018 Augusta University Catalog 
2017-2018 Augusta University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

GMED 5078 - Introduction to Rheumatology

Prerequisite: None This third year elective rotation is an introduction to musculoskeletal disorders and systematic inflammatory disease in an ambulatory setting. Supervised by attending physicians, students will participate in primarily outpatient consultations, participate in teaching conferences, gain experience in pertinent diagnostic procedures, evaluate and follow patients in the faculty and fellow practices, and learn pathophysiology, differential diagnosis, clinical manifestations, management, and therapy of rheumatic diseases.

Grade Mode: Normal, Audit

Credit Hours: 7
Lecture Hours: 2 Other Contact Hours: 40

Repeat Status: No Repeat Limit: 0

College Restrictions: Medical College of Georgia

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