Procedural Skills

E3. Procedural Skills:
The student is expected to have an awareness of the indication for and appropriate technique to observe, assist, or perform the following procedures with their preceptors or other members of the health care team.
Only the items with an asterix are mandatory for the student. The other items listed are those students MAY see in clinic.

E3.1 Diagnostic Procedures:
*Must be logged in Case Logs
E3.1.1. DRE (Digital Rectal Examination)
E3.1.2. ECG Interpretation
E3.1.3. PAP Smear*
E3.1.4. Pregnancy Test (urine)
E3.1.5. Stool for Occult Blood
E3.1.6. Throat Swab*
E3.1.7. Urine Dip
E3.1.8. Vaginal/Cervical Cultures
E3.2 Therapeutic Procedures:
E3.2.1. Breast: Cyst Aspiration
E3.2.2. Ear: Curette/Syringe
E3.2.3. Eye: Flip and eyelid
E3.2.4. Injections: Immunizations, Intradermal, Intramuscular, Subcutaneous
E3.2.5. OB/GYN: IUD Fitting Insertion
E3.2.6. MSK: Casting, Joint Injection/Aspiration, Apply Splint
E3.2.7. Nose: FB Removal
E3.2.8. Operating Room Assist
E3.2.9. Skin: Abscess I+D, Dressing, Application, Cryotherapy, Excision, FB Removal, Ingrown Toenail Resection, Punch Biopsy, Skin Tag Removal, Subungal Drainage, Suture Removal, Suturing


Proceducate App

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