May 29, 2024  
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog

PA 530 Physical Diagnosis II


(3 credits)
A continuation of PA 514, this course consists of lectures, demonstrations and hands-on practical instruction in the process and techniques of physical examination, including adults, children, obstetric, gynecologic and geriatric patients. Simulated patient encounters in small groups help reinforce medical knowledge, history taking and physical examination techniques. The course concludes with a standardized patient (SP) encounter to reinforce students’ history-taking and physical exam skills.