for Clinical Accuracy:
Other Learning Resource Type:
This is an interactive video game which teaches the general principles of home safety for older persons. This video game could be used as a learning tool for medical students, allied health professionals and patients.
1- Increasing awareness on the importance of home safety for older persons 2- Explaining the principles of a home visit 3- Learning while having fun
Publications from, presentations from, and/or citations to this product:
Learning while having fun: the use of video gaming to teach geriatric house calls to medical students. Duque G, Fung S, Mallet L, Posel N, Fleiszer D. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2008 Jul;56(7):1328-32.
Date Submitted or Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy:
House Calls Video Game: Riskdom-Geriatrics. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2009 Available from: https://pogoe.org/taxonomy/term/255