Graduate Catalog

SPM-709L PODIATRIC MEDICINE II LAB

This course prepares students for the technical skills associated with medical and surgical podiatric care. The course is presented in a workshop format with a short lecture followed by practical demonstration and individual practice sessions to learn the particular skill. Sample technical skills include, but are not limited to, handling and use of instrumentation, injections, venipuncture, starting intravenous lines, suturing and hand ties, casting, and bandaging. Additionally, podiatric palliative practices such as the nail procedures, removal of corns, calluses, padding and strapping are emphasized. Prerequisite SPM 632, Corequisite: SPM 709(CR/NC option only)

Credits

1

Prerequisite

Take SPM-632

Distribution

Podiatric Medicine