Physician Assistant Internship Seminar II


Seminar presented in conjunction with the Clinical Internship IV-VI upon return to campus that emphasizes lifelong learning by developing the skills needed to thoroughly and effectively search the Internet and other available medical databases. PICO (Patient population, Intervention, Comparison, and Outcome) format is used to develop evidence-based medicine queries that require literature searches to provide an answer. Emphasis on evaluating types of research articles and keywords that best answer specific clinical questions. Full text, original research articles are the basis of group discussion. Course work includes the development of bibliographies in preparation for the written Capstone project. 1 Credit (1 Lecture) Prerequisite(s): PHA409.