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Courses in Orthopaedic Surgery (OSU)

Lower Division

99. Special Studies for Undergraduates (1-4)

Prerequisite: lower division standing and consent of instructor. (P/NP grading only.)

Upper Division

199. Special Study for Advanced Undergraduates (1-5)

Prerequisite: upper division standing; consent of instructor. (P/NP grading only.)

Professional

421. The Musculoskeletal System (2.5)

Lecture/discussion—4 hours; discussion—2 hours. Prerequisite: consent of committee on student progress. Restricted to Medical students only. Basic and clinical science of orthopaedic surgery and rheumatology. (P/NP grading only.)—F. (F.)  Marder, VanDenBogaerde

428. Ambulatory and Emergency Room Orthopaedics (3-6)

Clinical activity. Prerequisite: fourth-year medical student in good academic standing; consent of instructor. Introduction to general orthopaedic problems and trauma and their management in an outpatient environment, including the emergency room. Student will conduct orthopaedic examinations, present patients to staff rotating through trauma, hand, pediatrics, adult and foot clinics. Orthopaedic physical examination and interpretation of x-rays. (H/P/F grading only.)—F, W, S, Su. (F, W, S, Su.) Eastman

462. Community Preceptorship (3-6)

Clinical activity. Prerequisite: fourth-year medical student in good academic standing; consent of instructor. Acquaints student with private practice of orthopaedics in the community setting. Opportunity to observe and assist private practitioners in office, emergency room, operating room and inpatient environment. Student must provide own transportation. (H/P/F grading only.)—F, W, S, Su. (F, W, S, Su.) Bovill, Eastman

464. Acting Internship (6)

Clinical activity. Prerequisite: fourth-year medical student in good academic standing; consent of instructor. Rotation designed to increase basic knowledge of musculoskeletal abnormalities at clinical level. Attention focused on selective case material. For those students who demonstrate proficiency, responsibility will be similar to that of intern. May be repeated for credit. (H/P/F grading only.)—F, W, S, Su. (F, W, S, Su.) Eastman

465. Externship in Advanced Orthopaedics (3-6)

Clinical activity—40 hours. Prerequisite: fourth-year medical student in good academic standing and consent of instructor. Advanced Orthopaedic rotation done at an approved institution. Topics may include Trauma, Sports, Spine, Pediatrics, Joint and/or Foot/Ankle. Students are expected to perform at the level of an Intern. (H/P/F grading only.)—F, W, S, Su. (F, W, S, Su.) 

480. Insights in Orthopaedic Surgery (1-3)

Clinical activity—3-9 hours. Prerequisite: first- and second-year medical students in good academic standing; consent of instructor. Exposure to aims, methods and procedures in orthopaedic surgery via attendance at grand rounds, patient care conferences, and group discussions. (H/P/F grading only.)—F, W, S, Su. (F, W, S, Su.) Szabo

481. History of Medicine for Medical Students (1.5)

Lecture/discussion—2.5 hours (for six weeks). Prerequisite: third- or fourth-year students in the School of Medicine or second-year students with consent of instructor. Overview of the history of medicine throughout the world to introduce medical students to landmark accomplishments and key figures in the development of health care and to provide an expanded philosophical perspective on the ever-changing field of modern medicine. (H/P/F grading only.)—F. (F.) 

499. Orthopaedics Research (1-12)

Clinical activity—3 hours to full time (to be arranged with individual faculty). Prerequisite: third- or fourth-year medical student in good academic standing; consent of instructor. Laboratory or clinical investigation on selected topics. May be repeated for credit. (H/P/F grading only.)

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