August 9th: Began the morning with a lot of bread and fruit. I spent my entire day on General Medicine. This setting reminded me a lot of the emergency room but without any of the expensive medical equipment. Diagnoses are made based on a thorough history and physical. Attendings and residents allowed students to make the diagnosis and come up with the treatment plan, providing us with the ability to taking our clinical skills to a new level.

Categories: Students, Updates from Peru

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