LOCATION: Charleston Area Medical Center, Charleston, West Virginia
PRECEPTOR: A. Margarita Torres, M. D.
DURATION: 2 or 4 weeks
MAXIMUM ENROLLMENT: 1 student
To recognize surgical problems in infants and children; To be able to diagnose the acute abdomen in children.
Methods to Achieve Objectives
Exposure to pediatric surgical problems, work-up surgical procedures and post-operative follow-up. Observation of patients in office and hospital settings. Daily rounds and the observation of pediatric surgical procedures.
Examination Procedures and Evaluation Criteria
ON THE FIRST DAY OF THE ROTATION REPORT TO: Suite 104 Medical Staff Building, Women and Children's Hospital at 8:00 AM.