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Advanced Rheumatology - INTM5103

The Advanced Rheumatology syllabus is at a level appropriate for practitioners undertaking specialist training in Rheumatology or with an interest in the field. The content is focused on diagnosis and investigation of important but less common rheumatologic conditions and advanced management of common and important rheumatologic diseases. The module learning materials are linked to a library of clinical cases representing common and important rheumatologic conditions.

online lectures, webinars, clinical cases, discussion boards and podcasts

online exam (40%); 1x 1500 word case study (25%); clinical cases (25%); participation in online discussion forums (10%)

Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine 19th ed, McGraw-Hill 2015; Oxford Textbook of Medicine, 5th ed Oxford Medicine Online 2016.

Additional information
This unit of study is available only to registered medical graduates with experience working in an Australian or New Zealand clinical setting.


Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 1

25 Feb 2019

Department/School: Internal Medicine
Study Mode: Online
Census Date: 31 Mar 2019
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 3.0
EFTSL: 0.063
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Simon Chatfield
HECS Band: 3
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