PHA506

Second in a three-part series, providing the fundamental principles of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures routinely performed by physician assistants in ambulatory and hospital settings, including radiologic studies, routine therapeutic procedures, and procedures used in response to life threatening situations. Emphasis is placed on EKG theory and interpretation. Additional emphasis placed on performance and interpretation of laboratory medicine studies. Material is associated with clinical presentation and integrates with concurrent coursework. 3 Credits (2 Lecture - 3 Lab) (Science, Technology and Society) Spring Only.