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    Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
   
 
  Dec 14, 2017
 
 
    
Catalog 2016-2017

SELECT SOENT - Outpatient Head & Neck Clinical Experience


DIRECTOR FOURTH YEAR DEPARTMENT COURSES: Maura Cosetti, MD
SELECTIVE CATEGORY: Outpatient Clinic
SELECTIVE DIRECTORS: Maura Cosetti M.D., 318.675.6262, Room 9-203
ADMINISTRATIVE CONTACT: Amy Ray, 675.6262, Rm 9-203
LOCATION: LSU Hospital - Shreveport and VAMC - Shreveport
NUMBER OF STUDENTS PER 2 WEEK BLOCK: 2
SELECTIVE AVAILABLE DURING BLOCKS: All
COURSE CODE: SOENT

.5 credit

Primary Goal of Selective

 

The purpose of this selective is to gain an introduction to the fundamental concepts and skills utilized in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery in the outpatient setting.  Students will also have an opportunity to observe and/or assist in the operating room, should they so desire.

 

 

 

 

Specific Objectives:

1.        To successfully perform and present a pertinent history on either 2 adult patients (if rotating at the VAMC) or 1 adult and 1 pediatric patient (if rotating at LSU Hospital) in the Otolaryngology-HNS clinic with >90% accuracy.

2.        To perform a complete head and neck physical exam of an adult and pediatric patient under direct supervision.

3.        To propose a reasonable assessment and plan for 1 adult and 1 pediatric patient in the outpatient clinic.

4.        To provide at least 1 clinical indication for obtaining an audiogram.

5.        To provide at least 1 clinical indication for obtaining at CT scan.

6.        To provide at least 1 clinical indication for fiberoptic laryngoscopy.

 

 

Resources for Learning:

 

Participating Faculty: Drs. Stucker, Nathan, Lian, Gardner, Milligan, Aarstad, Little, Gungor, Mehta and Cosetti

 Texts: Primary Care Otolaryngology (Second Edition)

Workshops: N/A

Hands on Experience: Clinic/OR

Computer Assisted Instruction:

Directed Readings: Students are expected to read relevant literature so as to be prepared for operative cases as well as conferences. Directed conference reading will depend on timing of rotation.

Self-Directed Learning: Primary Care Otolaryngology

 

 

Evaluation:

 

Grade will be based on successful completion of the course specific objectives as well as attendance, punctuality and overall professionalism.





All

Pass/Fail