PMR Med - Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Courses in PMR:
PMR 100Research Approaches to Disability & Rehabilitation (2) Active
Lecture/Discussion—2 hour(s). Discussion and evaluation of research approaches to medical rehabilitation, community integration, and quality of life of disabled persons, with a focus on the progressive disabilities associated with neuromuscular diseases. Intent is to encourage interest in professions that serve the disabled community and increase awareness of rehabilitation goals. (Letter.) Effective: 2002 Winter Quarter.
PMR 198Directed Group Study (1-5) Active
Variable. Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. Advanced standing. (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
PMR 199Special Study for Advanced Undergraduates (1-5) Active
Variable. Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. Advanced standing. (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
PMR 299Research (1-12) Active
Variable. Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. (S/U grading only.) Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
PMR 405Healthy Living: Leading by Example (1.5) Active
Lecture—4 hour(s); Discussion—2 hour(s); Laboratory—4 hour(s); Clinical Activity—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. Improve the physical and mental health of participating students while supplementing their medical education with specific concepts. May be repeated for credit. (P/F grading only.) Effective: 2014 Fall Quarter.
PMR 405AHealthy Living: Leading by Example (1) Active
Lecture—4 hour(s); Discussion—2 hour(s); Laboratory—4 hour(s); Clinical Activity—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. Improve the physical and mental health of participating students while supplementing their medical education with specific concepts. May be repeated for credit. (P/F grading only.) Effective: 2014 Fall Quarter.
PMR 405BHealthy Living: Leading by Example (0.5) Active
Lecture—4 hour(s); Discussion—2 hour(s); Laboratory—4 hour(s); Clinical Activity—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. Improve the physical and mental health of participating students while supplementing their medical education with specific concepts. May be repeated for credit. (P/F grading only.) Effective: 2014 Fall Quarter.
PMR 421Introduction to Sports Medicine (1) Active
Lecture—1 hour(s); Clinical Activity—4 hour(s); Fieldwork. Introduction to basic concepts of Sports Medicine in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. Students attend afternoon clinic with Sports Medicine attending; attend lectures focusing on Sports Medicine topics. Students also eligible to cover sporting events with attending physicians where available. (P/F grading only.) Effective: 2007 Summer Quarter.
PMR 440Rehabilitation Medicine Clerkship (3) Active
Clinical Activity—36 hour(s); Lecture/Discussion—4 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): IMD 430; SUR 430; and Consent of Instructor. Rehabilitation and comprehensive care of physically disabled and physical medicine management of neurologic, neuromuscular and musculoskeletal disorders. Emphasis on evaluation and conservative treatment of spinal disorders, sports injuries and neuromuscular disease. Emphasis on inpatient rehabilitation, pediatrics, spine or sports possible. (H/P/F grading only.) Effective: 2008 Spring Quarter.
PMR 461Rehabilitation Medicine (6) Review all entries Historical
Clinical Activity—36 hour(s); Lecture/Discussion—4 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): IMD 430; SUR 430; and Consent of Instructor. 4-week rotation designed as broad overview of PM&R practice for students interested in residency training in the specialty. Emphasis on evaluation and conservative treatment of spinal disorders, sports injuries, neuromuscular disease, neurological and non-operative orthopedic problems requiring rehabilitative management. (H/P/F grading only.) Effective: 2008 Winter Quarter.
PMR 461Rehabilitation Medicine (6) Review all entries Active
Clinical Activity—36 hour(s); Lecture/Discussion—4 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): IMD 430; SUR 430; and Consent of Instructor. Four-week rotation designed as broad overview of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation practice for students interested in residency training in the specialty. Emphasis on evaluation and conservative treatment of spinal disorders, sports injuries, neuromuscular disease, neurological and non-operative orthopedic problems requiring rehabilitative management. May be repeated for credit. (H/P/F grading only.) Effective: 2018 Fall Quarter.
PMR 462Rehabilitation Medicine Clinical Elective (5-18) Active
Clinical Activity. Prerequisite(s): IMD 430; SUR 430; and Consent of Instructor. Completion of third-year in Medical School. Emphasis on evaluation of patients with neurological or orthopaedic problems requiring rehabilitative techniques for their management. Introduction to management of such patients. Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at off-campus facility must be approved by Chairperson. (H/P/F grading only.) Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
PMR 463Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine: Caring for Developmental Disabilities (3) Active
Clinical Activity. Clerkship. Participate in the outpatient clinical care of children with a wide variety of medical conditions at Shriner's Hospitals for Children. Rotate through a variety of different outpatient clinics including cerebral palsy, neuromuscular disease, limb difference, spinal cord injury, spina bifida, brachial plexus, and sports medicine. (H/P/F grading only.) Effective: 2019 Summer Quarter.
PMR 470Away Acting Internship in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (3-6) Active
Clinical Activity. Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. AI Externship option for PM&R rotations at other institutions. May be repeated for credit. (H/P/F grading only.) Effective: 2018 Spring Quarter.
PMR 493Applied Musculoskeletal Anatomy: Sports & Spine SSM (6) Active
Lecture—5 hour(s); Lecture/Lab—10 hour(s); Laboratory—16 hour(s); Clinical Activity—4 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. Restricted to UC Davis School of Medicine students only. This four-week module will review the anatomy and biomechanics of the musculoskeletal system as well as its associated pathology. The students will be instructed on appropriate musculoskeletal exam techniques and logical approach to the patient in the clinical setting. (H/P/F grading only.) Effective: 2008 Winter Quarter.
PMR 498Advanced Group Study (1-5) Active
Variable. Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. Study and experience for medical students in any of a number of areas in physical medicine and rehabilitation. (H/P/F grading only.) Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
PMR 499Research for Medical Students (1-12) Active
Variable. Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. Research on any of a variety of topics in physical medicine and rehabilitation. May be repeated for credit. (H/P/F grading only.) Effective: 2017 Fall Quarter.