Description
INTERPRETING AND EVALUATING THE MEDICAL LITERATURE
This course introduces the basic concepts, terminology and methodology of quantitative and qualitative research as it applies to medical practice. This course will stress the knowledge and skills necessary for locating, interpreting, evaluating and applying quality medical research to clinical practice and professional development; the ability to appropriately critique medical literature; and the basic comprehension needed for participation in research and the development of research and grant proposals. Assessment of understanding and skills will be conducted during the course as well as throughout the didactic program and clinical rotations.
Details
Grading Basis
Grad Letter Grade
Units
1
Component
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
PAS 2106
Academic Group
Sch of Hlth & Rehab Scs
Academic Organization
Physicians Assistant Program
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Enrollment Requirements
PLAN: Physician Assistant Studies (MS)