Cardiology (Pediatric)

Objectives:

  • To be able to perform an appropriate cardiac examination in a child.
  • Understand the application of physiologic concepts to children with heart disease
  • Describe common palliative cardiovascular procedures

Description:

The elective is predominantly an inpatient experience although the student will have access to outpatient clinics depending on availability and inpatient workload. The student will work closely with the on-service cardiologist, fellows and residents, rounding every day and doing a share of the inpatient consults.

Location: Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario

Duration: 2 - 4 weeks

No. of Students: 1 per block

Available for: All medical students, priority given to clinical clerks

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