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Virtual Patient Case: Mr. Karl Andrews - Chief Diagnosis: Atherosclerosis (4)

Video Description: 

These are a series of short video clips of Mr. Andrews from age 65 to age 80. The clips show common problems encountered in geriatrics including progression of patient wellness and disease, highlighting ADL's, CAD, genetics, impotence, obesity, peripheral arterial disease, pharmacology, prevention/screening, stroke and rehabilitation. Particular emphasis focuses on:

1. Cerebrovascular Disease.

2. Diabetes Mellitus.

3. Ethical Issues.

4. Obesity.

5. Peripheral Arterial Disease.


Submitted by maloney3 (not verified) on

It was good to see the patient's doctor address his medical issues directly but maybe it would have been beneficial to discuss the diet that the patient found online in more detail.