Pediatric ICU

PHD 611

Peds/Human Development

This elective clerkship offers students the opportunity for exposure to pediatric patients in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Sparrow Hospital. Students will function at the level of a sub‐intern on the service. Students will do the initial evaluation of new patients, complete daily follow‐up and complete progress notes on assigned patients. Students will attend and participate with the residents in sign‐out rounds. Students will be required to take night and weekend call over the four weeks. Students are generally assigned 2‐3 patients at a time and are responsible for presenting the patients progress at daily rounds and for caring for the patient to the attending and residents. Students will attend conferences and be assigned readings during the clerkship.