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2014-2015 University Catalog 
    
2014-2015 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHA 542 - Diagnostics II


This course is the second of two designed to provide the student with knowledge of laboratory testing as an adjunct to the proper diagnosis, treatment, and management of disease. Laboratory testing and interpretation are essential in formulating the correct diagnosis in all patients. The course will use slides, specimens, and clinical case studies to encourage critical thinking with corresponding proper decision making. Students will be instructed in the indication, selection, and interpretation of laboratory tests and diagnostic radiology.

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisites: PHA 521, PHA 522, PHA 523, PHA 524, PHA 525, and PHA 526; corequisites: PHA 541, PHA 543, PHA 544, PHA 545, PHA 546, and PHA 547)

Credits: 2