Pulmonology Clerkship Companion Course

Philip Tisdall, MD · February 22, 2020

The purpose of the pulmonary medicine rotation is to expose the student to a variety of common lung disease problems that are frequently seen in the inpatient setting, as well as to learn more about an expanded group of pulmonary diseases and problems that are frequently seen by pulmonary specialists. By the end of the rotation, the student will be able to interpret pulmonary function tests and arterial blood gases as well as read chest x-rays and understand the general diagnostic features of ventilation/perfusion scans and chest CT.

About Instructor

Philip Tisdall, MD

Philip Tisdall, MD, award-winning, teacher and published author, trained at the Mayo Clinic and is a diplomat of The American Board of Pathology (AP and CP). He is a dynamic and engaging speaker who help students understand how to correlate the basic sciences and apply them to the essential thought processes of clinical medicine. Dr. Tisdall received his MD from the University of Alberta, where he was the recipient of the gold medal in surgery and the Mckenzie award for History and Physical examination. Students praise him for his insight and ability to make complex material clear and memorable.

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Course Includes

  • 14 Lessons
  • 11 Quizzes