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MSU CVM Internal Medicine Clerkship

SCS 647 - Internal Medicine 3-week Clinical Clerkship. The
student shall be able to:
  • obtain a complete and accurate history
  • perform a complete physical exam with accurate descriptions of abnormal
  • keep accurate and complete medical records using a
    problem-oriented approach
  • demonstrate compassion for and attention
    to the individual needs of his/her patients and clients
  • accurately assess objective and subjective data in order to formulate
    reasonable diagnostic and therapeutic plans or, given the diagnosis,
    establish appropriate therapy, prognosis and client education.
647 - Internal Medicine has a clincial staff of veterinarians with
special expertise in internal medicine combined with years of
experience. Our Senior/Primary clinicians are Diplomates of the
American College of Internal Medicine, and many, if not all, have
completed postgraduate training.
Journals, books, computer databases, rounds, continuing education activities, etc are available.
student, under the supervision of VTH clinicians will assume
responsibility for management of patients with medical disorders,
including identification of problems and formulation of diagnostic and
therapeutic plans. This specifically includes hygiene, grooming,
exercise, nursing care, data collection, record keeping, treatment,
client education and participation in rounds.
VTH Staff, which includes board certified clinical faculty, as well as residents, interns, technicians.
Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine
Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

D208 VMC

East Lansing, MI 48824-1314
Kate M. Holan, DVM, DACVIM
Updated: 03/31/11
East Lansing, MI
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