|COURSE TITLE||Laboratory Medicine, Microbiology, Genetics and Immunology for Physician Assistants|
|SCHOOL||College of Health Professions|
Course Description:This lecture only course provides the student with an understanding of the use of the clinical laboratory as an aid to the diagnosis, treatment and management of disease. This includes instruction focused on the biochemistry of disease processes and related pharmacology, genetics and immunology and pathogenic categories including: bacteria, rickettsia, mycobacteria, viruses, fungi and parasites. Normal diagnostic values, risk factors associated with diagnostic studies, procedures and differential diagnosis formulations are presented along with patient education regarding diagnostic studies. Practical field experiences to clinical diagnostic laboratories will reinforce the course materials with an emphasis on the practical application and utilization of laboratory diagnostic testing.
Course Rotation: PLV; Summer
|SECTION TITLE:||Laboratory Medicine, Microbiology, Genetics and Immunology for Physician Assistants|
|REQUIRED MATERIAL:||To Be Determined|
|09:30 am - 11:00 am||TR||Lienhard Hall LIENH L20||05/28/2019 - 08/24/2019|