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

PHA 546 - Surgery


This course is designed to provide students with an overview of the surgical specialty. The management of acute surgical problems, critical illness, solid organ malignancies, and elective surgery procedures will be discussed, as well as pre-op and post-op care of surgical patients. Laboratory sessions will teach technical skills such as universal precautions, sterile technique, suturing, and minor surgical procedures.

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisites: PHA 521, PHA 522, PHA 523, PHA 524, PHA 525, and PHA 526; corequisites: PHA 541, PHA 542, PHA 543, PHA 544, PHA 545, and PHA 547)

Credits: 2