ERIC Number: EJ282932
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-May
Reference Count: 0
A National Survey of Performance Objectives of Physician's Assistant Training Programs.
Golden, Archie S.; Cawley, James F.
Journal of Medical Education, v58 n5 p418-24 May 1983
A survey of physician's assistant program directors showed that they expect students to perform a history and physical examination, to establish a working diagnosis for most common problems and often to formulate a management plan. Extensive skills in patient education and counseling were also required. (MSE)
Descriptors: Administrator Attitudes, Behavioral Objectives, Clinical Diagnosis, Educational Objectives, Graduation Requirements, Higher Education, Medical Case Histories, Medical Education, Medical Evaluation, National Surveys, Patient Education, Physical Examinations, Physician Patient Relationship, Physicians Assistants
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A