Cardiovascular Surgery

LOCATION: Charleston Area Medical Center, Charleston, West Virginia
PRECEPTORS: Cardiovascular and Thoracic Associates - VARIOUS
DURATION: 2 or 4 weeks
OFFERED: Continuously
MAXIMUM ENROLLMENT: 1 student
STATUS: Elective

Objectives

To gain an in-depth exposure to cardiac and thoracic surgery, including pre-operative and post-operative management.

Methods to Achieve Objectives

The student will act as a working member of the care team and share the responsibility of patient care.

Examination Procedures and Evaluation Criteria

Daily observation.

Pre-Rotation Instructions

Contact assigned preceptor 1 week prior to rotation.