PTR 7631 Differential Diagnosis and Imaging

The course will explore the principles of differential diagnosis in which the student will develop a systematic method of distinguishing between disorders of similar character by comparing their signs and symptoms. A case-based approach will be used in this course. Principles of imaging, including radiography, CT scans, MRI, special studies and arthrograhy will also be discussed. The course prepares students for their final clinical education experience. PRE-REQUISITE(S): Successful completion of all previous coursework.