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CIP 2010

Detail for CIP Code 60.0511

Title: Critical Care Medicine.

Definition: A residency training program that prepares physicians in the management of care for patients with acutely life-threatening conditions which may include multiple organ failure. Includes instruction in the management of critical care units, emergency procedures and post-discharge care of former critical care patients. Requires prior completion of a program in anesthesiology, internal medicine, or obstetrics and gynecology. Note: critical care anesthesiology is no longer a medical subspecialty, but anesthesiologists may complete a subspecialty in critical care medicine. This CIP code is not valid for IPEDS reporting.

Action: Moved from - to -

CIP Title or Definition Changed
CIP 2000 CIP 2010
Code Title Action Code Title
60.0211 Critical Care Medicine. Moved to 60.0511 Critical Care Medicine.
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