Year Four Courses

SURG 741 - Intensive Respiratory Care -- Anesthesia

 

Credits: 5

 

Program Directors:

  • Dan Galvan, M.D.

 

Administrative Coordinator:

Vanessa Galvan (vgalvan@hmc.psu.edu ) 717-531-4451

 

Prerequisites:

Third year core clerkships.

 

Maximum Number of Students:

4 (HY) and 1 (Lehigh)

 

When Offered:

All Rotations

 

Length Of Course:

1 month

 

Date/Time/Location:

Hershey and Lehigh. TBA, H2096A

 

Description:

An Intensive Care Unit exposure to patients after surgery and trauma. Emphasis is placed on teaching the techniques of pulmonary, cardiovascular, neurological, nutritional, and pain management. Principles of physiology are emphasized, and students participate in decisions of management. Students will be evaluated by the SICU faculty based on their participation in rounds, knowledge of critical care medicine, contribution to looking up and sharing new knowledge required by the team, procedural skills, eagerness to learn, and involvement in social interactions with the family, etc. of their patients.

 

Additional Information:

Report To:

For Hershey - see Nancy White prior to rotation, C4612; 717-531-4345