In a state-of-the-art cardiac care unit, you’ll learn how to manage patients with cardiac disease.
You’ll conduct histories and physical exams, perform evaluations, write progress notes and interpret diagnostic studies for CCU patients at Gates Vascular Institute, a world-class clinical facility.
As a fully integrated member of the CCU team, you’ll be responsible for directing patient care. You’ll work with an attending cardiologist, a cardiology fellow and residents from several other disciplines.
Your rotation includes a daily didactic lecture covering a spectrum of cardiology topics.
You’ll learn how to:
Typical diagnoses in the CCU include:
3-5 patients daily