Elective Title: 53MI754 — ADULT CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE
This Critical Care selective will place a 4th year student in a community hospital adult ICU as an active member of a multidisciplinary ICU team. Students will encounter a diverse patient population including medical, surgical and neurological patients from Monroe and surrounding counties. Students will be expected to participate in bedside patient care and develop a basic approach to the diagnosis and management of common ICU conditions. Additional opportunities for pulmonary consults and pulmonary office medicine may also be incorporated.
Primary Contact for Add/Drops: Suzi Tolliver (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Director: Wesley Ratliff, M.D.
Location: IU Health Bloomington Hospital (Bloomington)
- Describe the etiology and presentation of common critical care conditions. (MK2)
- Diagnose and develop a treatment plan for common critical care conditions such as respiratory failure, sepsis, shock and multisystem organ failure. (PC3)
- Recognize indications for and interpret tests used in the evaluation of the critically ill patient. (MK3)
- Participate in procedural interventions used in the care of the critically ill patient. (PC5)
- Apply basic knowledge of pharmacology, physiology and pathology to patient care in the ICU setting. (MK4)
Clinical Performance Evaluation Form (Clinical Observation)
Prerequisites: 4th year status
Availability with Max Students per Month:
Duty Hours: 50-60
Time Distribution: 100% Clinical
Elective Type Category: AC - Advanced Clinical
Notes and Enrollment Information:
ADD/DROP CONTACT PERSON: Suzi Tolliver (email@example.com)
Third Year Elective? No
Interprofessional Skills and Service Learning
Interprofessional Collaborative Skills: Yes
Clinical teams including nursing, pharmacy, respiratory, social work, among others.
Service Learning Included: None