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2018-19 NSU Graduate Catalog 
2018-19 NSU Graduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

PAS 5115 - Clinical Assessment & Physical Diagnosis I

CIP Code 510912
5 Credit Hours
The physician assistant student will learn fundamental patient assessment skills with a focus is on critical thinking, problem-solving, and medical decision-making, through patient interviewing, performance of organ-specific and comprehensive physical examination, case presentation, and an introduction to medical documentation. The student will learn and practice principles of patient evaluation, diagnosis, and management.
Restrictions: Acceptance into the Physician Assistant Studies program with successful completion of first program semester; Cumulative 3.0 GPA; and permission from PAS Program Director.