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Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 1 Prep Series 2011: No. 100--Granny's Gut Problem

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Date Posted: 
12/31/1969
Date Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
12/31/1969
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Abstract: 

The Step1 Test Prep Series was created by second-year students at the Texas Tech School of Medicine in Lubbock as a project of the MS2 Aging Block of Systems Disorders II. It was developed as part of the Reynolds Geriatrics Podcast series, which is supported in part by an Aging and Quality of Life grant from the D.W. Reynolds Foundation. The episodes in this series are based on questions that have geriatrics content and patient vignettes from the 2011 Step1 Sample Exam, available from http://www.ttuhsc.edu/som/fammed/ttmedcast/gerseries/gerstep1prep.aspx.

Educational objectives: 

The second-year medical student studying for the Step 1 exam should be able to:

  • Identify possible causes of anemia in a geriatric patient.
  • Explain MCV values and types of anemia.
  • Identify the clinical presentation of anemia in a geriatric patient.
Date posted: 
Fri, 08/05/2011
Date Submitted or Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
Tue, 01/22/2013
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Suggested Citation:
, , , , , , , , , , and . Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 1 Prep Series 2011: No. 100--Granny's Gut Problem. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2011 Available from: https://pogoe.org/taxonomy/term/1194

Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 1 Prep Series 2011: No. 85--The Consequences of Long-Standing Hypertension

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Date Posted: 
12/31/1969
Date Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
12/31/1969
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Estimated time to complete: 
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Abstract: 

The Step1 Test Prep Series was created by second-year students at the Texas Tech School of Medicine in Lubbock as a project of the MS2 Aging Block of Systems Disorders II. It was developed as part of the Reynolds Geriatrics Podcast series, which is supported in part by an Aging and Quality of Life grant from the D.W. Reynolds Foundation. The episodes in this series are based on questions that have geriatrics content and patient vignettes from the 2011 Step1 Sample Exam, available from http://www.ttuhsc.edu/som/fammed/ttmedcast/gerseries/gerstep1prep.aspx.

Educational objectives: 

The second-year medical student studying for the Step 1 exam should be able to:

  • Describe basic physiologic mechanisms of prerenal azotemia.
  • List laboratory analytes affected in prerenal azotemia.
  • Describe the clinical presentation of prerenal azotemia.
  • Explore potential causes of decreased renal perfusion.
Date posted: 
Fri, 08/05/2011
Date Submitted or Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
Tue, 01/22/2013
Contact Person/Corresponding Author:



Suggested Citation:
, , , , , , , , , , and . Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 1 Prep Series 2011: No. 85--The Consequences of Long-Standing Hypertension. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2011 Available from: https://pogoe.org/taxonomy/term/1194

Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 1 Prep Series 2011: No. 53--The Mystery Mass

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Date Posted: 
12/31/1969
Date Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
12/31/1969
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Estimated time to complete: 
0
Abstract: 

The Step1 Test Prep Series was created by second-year students at the Texas Tech School of Medicine in Lubbock as a project of the MS2 Aging Block of Systems Disorders II. It was developed as part of the Reynolds Geriatrics Podcast series, which is supported in part by an Aging and Quality of Life grant from the D.W. Reynolds Foundation. The episodes in this series are based on questions that have geriatrics content and patient vignettes from the 2011 Step1 Sample Exam, available from http://www.ttuhsc.edu/som/fammed/ttmedcast/gerseries/gerstep1prep.aspx.

Educational objectives: 

The second-year medical student studying for the Step 1 exam should be able to:

  • Describe the differences between diverticulosis and diverticulitis.
  • Describe the typical clinical presentation of diverticulitis.
  • List common lab values found in diverticulitis.
Date posted: 
Fri, 08/05/2011
Date Submitted or Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
Tue, 01/22/2013
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Suggested Citation:
, , , , , , , , , and . Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 1 Prep Series 2011: No. 53--The Mystery Mass. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2011 Available from: https://pogoe.org/taxonomy/term/1194

Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 1 Prep Series 2011: No. 47--Bones & Groans

:  
Date Posted: 
12/31/1969
Date Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
12/31/1969
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Estimated time to complete: 
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Abstract: 

The Step1 Test Prep Series was created by second-year students at the Texas Tech School of Medicine in Lubbock as a project of the MS2 Aging Block of Systems Disorders II. It was developed as part of the Reynolds Geriatrics Podcast series, which is supported in part by an Aging and Quality of Life grant from the D.W. Reynolds Foundation. The episodes in this series are based on questions that have geriatrics content and patient vignettes from the 2011 Step1 Sample Exam, available from http://www.ttuhsc.edu/som/fammed/ttmedcast/gerseries/gerstep1prep.aspx.

Educational objectives: 

The second-year medical student studying for the Step 1 exam should be able to:

  • Explain which drugs are used primarily for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis (RA)
  • Distinguish the primary differences between RA and osteoarthritics
  • Identify the presentation of RA
  • Understand the class of Disease Modifying Anti-Rheumatic Drugs (DMARDs)
Date posted: 
Fri, 08/05/2011
Date Submitted or Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
Tue, 01/22/2013
Contact Person/Corresponding Author:



Suggested Citation:
, , , , , , , , , and . Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 1 Prep Series 2011: No. 47--Bones & Groans. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2011 Available from: https://pogoe.org/taxonomy/term/1194

Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 1 Prep Series 2011: No. 46--The iPhone Wielding Wife

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Date Posted: 
12/31/1969
Date Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
12/31/1969
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Estimated time to complete: 
0
Abstract: 

The Step1 Test Prep Series was created by second-year students at the Texas Tech School of Medicine in Lubbock as a project of the MS2 Aging Block of Systems Disorders II. It was developed as part of the Reynolds Geriatrics Podcast series, which is supported in part by an Aging and Quality of Life grant from the D.W. Reynolds Foundation. The episodes in this series are based on questions that have geriatrics content and patient vignettes from the 2011 Step1 Sample Exam, available from http://www.ttuhsc.edu/som/fammed/ttmedcast/gerseries/gerstep1prep.aspx.

Educational objectives: 

The second-year medical student studying for the Step 1 exam should be able to:

  • Understand the pathophysiology of dehydration
  • Describe signs and symptoms which indicate dehydration
  • Use lab values to differentiate between volume depletion caused by dehydration, diabetic ketoacidosis, and gastrointestinal hemorrhage
  • Understand that severe volume depletion may lead to acute renal failure and the lab values used to monitor kidney function
  • Understand that urinalysis in SIADH may present similarly to dehydration, and describe how the underlying pathophysiology is different.
  • Understand that patients and their families have more access to information than ever
Date posted: 
Fri, 08/05/2011
Date Submitted or Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
Tue, 01/22/2013
Contact Person/Corresponding Author:



Suggested Citation:
, , , , , , , , , , and . Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 1 Prep Series 2011: No. 46--The iPhone Wielding Wife. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2011 Available from: https://pogoe.org/taxonomy/term/1194

Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 1 Prep Series 2011: No. 13--Dermatomal Decrepitude

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Date Posted: 
12/31/1969
Date Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
12/31/1969
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Estimated time to complete: 
0
Abstract: 

The Step1 Test Prep Series was created by second-year students at the Texas Tech School of Medicine in Lubbock as a project of the MS2 Aging Block of Systems Disorders II. It was developed as part of the Reynolds Geriatrics Podcast series, which is supported in part by an Aging and Quality of Life grant from the D.W. Reynolds Foundation. The episodes in this series are based on questions that have geriatrics content and patient vignettes from the 2011 Step1 Sample Exam, available from http://www.ttuhsc.edu/som/fammed/ttmedcast/gerseries/gerstep1prep.aspx.

Educational objectives: 

The second-year medical student studying for the Step 1 exam should be able to:

  • Differentiate between the primary and secondary infections of Varicella-Zoster Virus.
  • Describe the classic presentation of a patient with shingles.
  • Determine the location of VZV latency.
Date posted: 
Fri, 08/05/2011
Date Submitted or Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
Tue, 01/22/2013
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Suggested Citation:
, , , , , , , , , and . Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 1 Prep Series 2011: No. 13--Dermatomal Decrepitude. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2011 Available from: https://pogoe.org/taxonomy/term/1194

Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 1 Prep Series 2011: No.128--The Best Last Day Ever

:  
Date Posted: 
12/31/1969
Date Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
12/31/1969
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Estimated time to complete: 
0
Abstract: 

The Step1 Test Prep Series was created by second-year students at the Texas Tech School of Medicine in Lubbock as a project of the MS2 Aging Block of Systems Disorders II. It was developed as part of the Reynolds Geriatrics Podcast series, which is supported in part by an Aging and Quality of Life grant from the D.W. Reynolds Foundation. The episodes in this series are based on questions that have geriatrics content and patient vignettes from the 2011 Step1 Sample Exam, available from http://www.ttuhsc.edu/som/fammed/ttmedcast/gerseries/gerstep1prep.aspx.

Educational objectives: 

The second-year medical student studying for the Step 1 exam should be able to:

  • Know the number one cause of sudden cardiac failure and be able to describe its clinical signs and symptoms.
  • Understand the effects of  cardiac ischemia on papillary muscles and heart tissue.
  • Understand the classic presentation of a patient with middle cerebral artery (MCA) occlusion.
  • Understand the etiology of cardiac tamponade.
Date posted: 
Fri, 08/05/2011
Date Submitted or Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
Tue, 01/22/2013
Contact Person/Corresponding Author:



Suggested Citation:
, , , , , , , , and . Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 1 Prep Series 2011: No.128--The Best Last Day Ever. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2011 Available from: https://pogoe.org/taxonomy/term/1194

Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 1 Prep Series 2011: No. 126--Mr. Grover's Lung Mass

:  
Date Posted: 
12/31/1969
Date Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
12/31/1969
Product Information
Estimated time to complete: 
0
Abstract: 

The Step1 Test Prep Series was created by second-year students at the Texas Tech School of Medicine in Lubbock as a project of the MS2 Aging Block of Systems Disorders II. It was developed as part of the Reynolds Geriatrics Podcast series, which is supported in part by an Aging and Quality of Life grant from the D.W. Reynolds Foundation. The episodes in this series are based on questions that have geriatrics content and patient vignettes from the 2011 Step1 Sample Exam, available from http://www.ttuhsc.edu/som/fammed/ttmedcast/gerseries/gerstep1prep.aspx.

Educational objectives: 

The second-year medical student studying for the Step 1 exam should be able to:

  • Identify smoking as one of the biggest risk factors for small cell lung cancer.
  • Identify the common complications of small cell lung cancer.
  • Analyze serum values to identify paraneoplastic syndromes associated with small cell lung cancer.
  • Understand the systemic and cognitive symptoms associated with paraneoplastic secretions originating from small cell lung cancer.
Date posted: 
Fri, 08/05/2011
Date Submitted or Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
Tue, 01/22/2013
Contact Person/Corresponding Author:



Suggested Citation:
, , , , , , , , , and . Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 1 Prep Series 2011: No. 126--Mr. Grover's Lung Mass. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2011 Available from: https://pogoe.org/taxonomy/term/1194

Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 1 Prep Series 2011: No. 37--The Case of the Elderly Vegan

:  
Date Posted: 
12/31/1969
Date Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
12/31/1969
Product Information
Estimated time to complete: 
0
Abstract: 

The Step1 Test Prep Series was created by second-year students at the Texas Tech School of Medicine in Lubbock as a project of the MS2 Aging Block of Systems Disorders II. It was developed as part of the Reynolds Geriatrics Podcast series, which is supported in part by an Aging and Quality of Life grant from the D.W. Reynolds Foundation. The episodes in this series are based on questions that have geriatrics content and patient vignettes from the 2011 Step1 Sample Exam, available from http://www.ttuhsc.edu/som/fammed/ttmedcast/gerseries/gerstep1prep.aspx.

Educational objectives: 

The second-year medical student studying for the Step 1 exam should be able to:

  • Describe the etiology of a vitamin B12 deficiency
  • Recognize signs and symptoms of a vitamin B12 deficiency
  • List physical exam finding associated with a cobalamin deficiency
  • Understand proper diagnosis and treatment of a vitamin B12 deficiency
Date posted: 
Fri, 08/05/2011
Date Submitted or Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
Tue, 01/22/2013
Contact Person/Corresponding Author:



Suggested Citation:
, , , , , , , , , and . Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 1 Prep Series 2011: No. 37--The Case of the Elderly Vegan. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2011 Available from: https://pogoe.org/taxonomy/term/1194

Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 1 Prep Series 2011: No. 55--The Ear Bashers

:  
Date Posted: 
12/31/1969
Date Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
12/31/1969
Product Information
Estimated time to complete: 
0
Abstract: 

The Step1 Test Prep Series was created by second-year students at the Texas Tech School of Medicine in Lubbock as a project of the MS2 Aging Block of Systems Disorders II. It was developed as part of the Reynolds Geriatrics Podcast series, which is supported in part by an Aging and Quality of Life grant from the D.W. Reynolds Foundation. The episodes in this series are based on questions that have geriatrics content and patient vignettes from the 2011 Step1 Sample Exam, available from http://www.ttuhsc.edu/som/fammed/ttmedcast/gerseries/gerstep1prep.aspx.

Educational objectives: 

 The second-year medical student studying for the Step 1 exam should be able to:

  • Identify gentamicin as an aminoglycoside
  • Identify the two most common side effects of aminoglycosides
  • Explore side effects which are NOT typically associated with gentamicin
  • Become familiar with a typical presentation of bacterial endocarditis in a geriatric patient
Date posted: 
Fri, 08/05/2011
Date Submitted or Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
Tue, 01/22/2013
Contact Person/Corresponding Author:



Suggested Citation:
, , , , , , , , , , and . Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 1 Prep Series 2011: No. 55--The Ear Bashers. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2011 Available from: https://pogoe.org/taxonomy/term/1194

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