1. History and Physical Examination2. Chartwork3. Differential Diagnosis: Symptoms, Signs, and Conditions4. Laboratory Diagnosis: Chemistry, Immunology, Serology5. Laboratory Diagnosis: Clinical Hematology6. Laboratory Diagnosis: Urine Studies7. Clinical Microbiology8. Blood Gases and Acid-Base Disorders9. Fluids and Electrolytes10. Blood Component Therapy11. Nutritional Assessment, Therapeutic Diets, and Infant Feeding12. Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition13. Bedside Procedures14. Pain Management15. Imaging Studies16. Introduction to the Operating Room17. Suturing Techniques and Wound Care18. Respiratory Care19. Basic ECG Reading20. Critical Care21. Common Medical Emergencies22. Commonly Used Medications
Leonard Gomella, MD, FACS is Chairman of the Dept. of Urology, Jefferson Medical College. Steven Haist, MD, MS is Professor of Medicine, University of Kentucky Medical Center.
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