PAM 542 Clinical Laboratory and Diagnostic Medicine III (3 SH)

Prerequisite: PAM 541


The Clinical Laboratory & Diagnostic Medicine (I, II, III) series provides a basic understanding of laboratory testing involved in the evaluation of common disease processes. Emphasis is placed on the pathophysiology, application, and interpretation of laboratory testing for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes. Lectures correlate with the Clinical Medicine series courses and other courses within the Physician Assistant curriculum. This course will also utilize problem-based learning which will bridge the didactic phase to the clinical phase.