Lansing Campus
College of Human Medicine

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R)

MED 626

4 Weeks


This elective offers the student an opportunity to evaluate and manage rehab patients in both the inpatient and outpatient settings. Students will typically spend two weeks on the acute inpatient rehabilitation unit at Sparrow Hospital with exposure to consults, admissions and inpatient physiatric management as well as two weeks in the PM&R outpatient clinics, which includes EMG, Spasticity botulinum toxin neurolysis, and interventional pain management including fluoroscopic and ultrasound guided spine and joint injections. Students are expected to attend weekly didactic activities and to deliver a PowerPoint presentation on a pertinent rehab topic to the PM&R Residents and attending faculty.