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2022-23 ATSU University Catalog 
2022-23 ATSU University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MED 604 - Dermatology

4 credit hours

This course seeks to prepare the physician for the diagnosis and management of common cutaneous diseases. All of the common eruptive diseases are discussed and presented visually with their characteristic and common variations. Coordinated self-directed learning by use of reading assignments, recorded video/audio presentations and small group exercises allows students to examine basic science concepts relevant to dermatology from a clinical viewpoint. Students will learn the use of topical therapy and special diagnostic and therapeutic procedures as they pertain to dermatology. In addition, students will participate in a high-fidelity cutaneous suturing workshop as part of Dermatology.