PY 401 - Introduction to Clinical Problem Solving
(3 cr.) This course offers the pre-physician assistant student the tools necessary for developing a systematic approach to the patient and his or her medical condition. Students learn to access and evaluate the medical literature for identification of the following: the signs and symptoms of disease presentation, the components of a history and physical, and the understanding of a differential diagnosis. In addition, students are taught the basis for developing a patient assessment plan. EMT Certification required. This course is for ELMPA students only. Prerequisite: PY 104, PY 397; Every Year, Fall

Fall 2016