Pediatrics * Elective Course Desciption

Course Name: Pediatric Intensive Care Subinternship
Course Number: PE-403
Elective Type:
Coordinator(s):

Contact: Maxine Schmeidler Maxine.Schmeidler@umassmed.edu
508-856-3102

Department: Pediatrics
Sites Available: UMMHC-University Campus
Months Offered: May through April
Number of Students / Month:
Prerequisites: Completion of Pediatric Clerkship 
Elective Description: 1. Assessment and management of seriously ill pediatric patients. 2.Particular emphasis on acute respiratory management and cardiovascular support. 3. A physiological approach to diagnosis/treatment. 4. Psycho/social intervention of families of critically ill children.
 
Note: N/A
Location:  UMMHC-University Campus, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA  01655
Website: Department of Pediatrics  http://www.umassmed.edu/pediatrics/