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Pattern Recognition Questions


Pattern Recognition Questions

University of Nebraska College of Medicine
Jane Potter, MPH
AAMC/John A. Hartford Foundation
John A. Hartford Foundation
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The University of Nebraska Medical Center has developed three sets of questions for the Internal Medicine Clerkship, the Pattern Recognition series. 

Educational objectives: 

Differential diagnosis of dementing disorders; differential diagnosis for UI. After completion learners should be able to:

  1. identify the key diagnostic features that differentiate the cause of geriatric syndromes such as incontinence and dementia; and
  2. identify important aspects of history, physical and special diagnostics in evaluation of geriatric syndromes.
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No, I (we) have nothing to disclose.
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Dr. Jane Potter

Suggested Citation:
Dr. Jane Potter. Pattern Recognition Questions. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2009 Available from: