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INTM5009: Basic Infectious Diseases

The Basic Infectious Diseases syllabus covers the requirements of trainee physician practice. The unit is focussed on diagnosis and investigation of common infections and the essentials of management of these conditions. The learning materials are linked to a library of clinical cases representing common and important infections.

Code INTM5009
Academic unit Internal Medicine
Credit points 3
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At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. recognise common patterns and presentations in infectious diseases
  • LO2. diagnose and investigate patients presenting with infectious diseases
  • LO3. prioritise and initiate management of patients presenting with infectious diseases
  • LO4. familiarise yourself with emerging challenges in infectious diseases and potential strategies to manage them.

Unit outlines

Unit outlines will be available 1 week before the first day of teaching for the relevant session.