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2018-2019 Augusta University Catalog 
2018-2019 Augusta University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

SURG 5325 - Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery Externship

This elective is designed to provide additional experience in pathophysiology and treatment of intrathoracic disease. The student participates with the chief resident and/or attending thoracic surgeon in answering consultations regarding patients with potential thoracic surgical problems on other services. In addition, opportunities are available for experience in treatment of critically ill patients in the surgical intensive care unit. Responsibilities of the student are entirely separate from those taking the required subspecialty clerkship. (SUR 5000) In addition, the student participates in all conferences, rounds and clinics.

Credit Hours: 10
Grade Mode: Normal, Audit
Repeat Limit: 0
College Restrictions: Medical College of Georgia
Schedule Type: Internship/Practicum

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