OBJECTIVE: To familiarize the student with the diagnosis and treatment of psychiatric illnesses
OFFERED: All months
STUDENTS: Maximum: Dependent on availability
REQUIRED: 4th year standing
DESCRIPTION: The student will care for assigned inpatients, carry out consults and participate in the outpatient care of psychiatric patients.
DUTIES: Conduct admission histories, physical and mental status examination on psychiatric inpatients. Take responsibility for ongoing care for psychiatric inpatients. Carry out consultations on the consultation-liaison service. Participate in outpatient clinics as assigned.