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  1. Last Updated 12/02/2014

    Assessing and treating gynecologic conditions is important in all decades of a woman's life.  Each decade of life presents a unique set of issues for women.  During the senior period of a woman's life, the conditions to assess can be ...

  2. Last Updated 12/02/2014

    The UT Southwestern SAGE Aortic Stenosis module is self-directed learning of degenerative aortic stenosis in the elderly. After completion of the program, medical students will have reviewed the disease, patient presentation, physical exam ...

  3. Last Updated 12/02/2014

    This module demonstrates how to administer the Montreal Cognitive Assessment Test (MoCA).  The MoCA was created to screen patients who present with mild cognitive complaints and who usually perform in the normal range on the Mini-Mental ...

  4. Last Updated 01/20/2015

    This self-directed, web-based, interactive educational module addresses the evaluation and management of psychosis in older ...

  5. Last Updated 12/10/2014

    This educational modules teaches learners how to recognize normal patterns of gait in the elderly and discuss various geriatric gait disorders.  There is a quiz at the end of the ...

  6. Last Updated 12/18/2014

    This module demonstrates the normal age-related changes in the urinary system and its clinical implications. A highlight of these modules are side by side comparison of young and aged tissues with interactive slides ...

  7. Last Updated 02/24/2015

    This self-directed learning assignment was created to complement the required 2-week ambulatory geriatrics curriculum for PGY1’s at the University of Chicago.  Learners are first asked to reflect on a previous patient encounter during which ...

  8. Last Updated 09/29/2014

    Case Overview: Ida Mae Homer is an 80 year-old woman with a 5-year history of Alzheimer’s disease.  Her granddaughter has been staying with her for the last 3 days while her daughter (her usual caregiver) is out of town.  ...

  9. Last Updated 10/02/2014

    Incoming chief residents from all departments participate in a 90 minutes workshop with the dual objectives of teaching a model for sharing bad news and preparing these physician leaders to give feedback to learners about this important ...

  10. Last Updated 10/15/2013

    Assessing and treating pain in older adults is of critical importance for nearly all health care providers. Back pain is a common, costly, disabling, yet under-addressed condition in this population. Specifically, musculoskeletal conditions, ...

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