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Standardized Patient: Patricia Mona

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Standardized Patient: Patricia Mona

University of Hawaii, John A. Burns School of Medicine
Author(s):  
Michael Nagoshi
Sponsor: 
Donald W. Reynolds Foundation
POGOe Id: 
18767
Date Posted: 
09/09/2009
Date Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
07/27/2012
Abstract: 

Patricia Mona was developed as part of a multi-station, standardized patient assessment. The student's performance is measured by checklists filled out by the standardized patient and by the evaluation of responses to written questions on the interstation exercise. This case involves two standardized patients, a 70-year-old female who is brought to the emergency room by her daughter (Sandra) because of fever and altered mental status. The examinee's task is to take a focused history and perform a focused physical examination. A complete set of student instructions, checklists, standardized patient training materials, written exercises and a grading key are included. The associated documents are available to faculty members only. 

Educational objectives: 

Evaluation of geriatrics clinical skills for a patient presenting with fever and altered mental status.

Additional information/Special implementation requirements or guidelines: 

This standardized patient has been used as part of a clinical skills assessment for medical students, internal medicine residents and geriatric medicine fellows.

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Conflict of Interest Disclosure: 
No, I (we) have nothing to disclose.
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Contact Person/Corresponding Author:
Michael Nagoshi mnagoshi@cmchawaii.com


Suggested Citation:
Michael Nagoshi. Standardized Patient: Patricia Mona. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2009 Available from: https://pogoe.org/productid/18767