Case Files Geriatrics|Geriatric Medicine

Sharpen your critical thinking skills & improve patient care





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Experience with clinical cases is key to mastering the art and science of geriatric medicine and ultimately to providing patients with competent clinical care. Case Files: Geriatrics provides 40 true-to-life cases that illustrate essential concepts in geriatric care.

Master key concepts with clinical pearls

This free application includes 1 sample case study from the 40 that are available through an in-app purchase of $29.99 of Case Files Geriatrics.

 Learn from 40 high-yield cases, each with board-style questions

Perfect for residents, medical students, PAs, and NPs working with geriatric patients.

Polish your approach to clinical problem-solving and to patient care

Each case has been designed for the iPad and iPhone/iPod with interactive features.

Reviews

“Very useful. This is a nice and easy application for learning [clinical] cases. It makes it a wonderful experience.”

Anne Sofie-Vibaek Kirchgässner

App Features:
  • Highlight key concepts
  • Study/Exam/Bookmark modes are available for USMLE-style review questions.
  • In the Study mode, check the answers as you tackle the questions.
  • In the Exam mode, time yourself and review the answers after the time is up.
  • In the Bookmark mode, review only the questions you have flagged for further study.
  • File away correctly answered questions after each practice quiz.
  • Choose the number of questions in each practice quiz: 25, 50, 75, 100, 200, or all.
  • Opt to include questions from previous quizzes.
  • Learn further from interactive questions at the end of each case, with explanations.
  • Sort cases by name or by case number.
  • Take down notes using the Notes section for each case.
  • Study in horizontal or vertical mode on the iPhone and the iPad.
  • Store quiz scores to track your progress.
App Contents:

Section I: How to Approach Clinical Problems

  • Part 1. Approach to the Patient
  • Part 2. Approach to Geriatric Medicine Clinical Problem Solving
  • Part 3. Approach to Reading

Section II: Clinical Cases

  • 40 Case Scenarios

Section III: Listing of Cases

  • Listing by Case Number
  • Listing by Case Topic (Alphabetical)
About the Authors

Eugene C. Toy, MD
Professor and Residency Program Director
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
The Methodist Hospital-Houston
The University of Texas–Houston School of Medicine
Houston, Texas

Andrew Neal Dentino, MD, FACP, AGSF, FAPA, FAAHPM
Bernhard T. Mittemeyer Endowed Chair in Geriatric Medicine
Chief, Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine
Director, Geriatric Medicine Fellowship Program
Professor of Internal Medicine, Family and Community Medicine and Psychiatry
Texas Tech University Health Science School of Medicine
Lubbock, Texas

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