Jun 22, 2024  
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog

MPAS 551 - Clinical Decision Making I

3.00 credit hours
This course if the first of two team-taught classes that will timely review material presented in Clinical Medicine and Infectious Disease II-III in a case-based setting providing students a foundation to approach to diagnostic reasoning, formulating problem lists and differential diagnoses, self-directed learning and communication in written and oral forms. Students will work in groups of 6-8 learners with a facilitator where they will encounter a clinical case that builds on material presented in Clinical Medicine using both problem-based learning and simulation pedagogy. In addition to working collaborative within the PA space, students will participate in interprofessional team simulations. The effect of bias and test utilization in the setting of cost-effective practice of evidence-based medicine and clinical guidelines in decision making.

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