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Improving Patient Safety: Root Cause Analysis Training for Fourth Year Geriatric Sub-Interns
Teaching Transitions of Care to Residents Using A Post-Hospitalization Patient Visit

With the goal of learning key components to a good hospital discharge of an older patient, residents at Boston Medical Center participated in a...

Elder Care: A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Canes

Canes is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key geriatric topics and provide...

Elder Care: A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Improving Communication with Older Patients

Improving Communication with Older Patients is one of a continuing series...

CampER: Recognizing Delirium in the Emergency Department and the Case of Mrs. Jane Simon

Elderly patients frequently present in the Emergency Department with altered mental status. However, ED physicians fail to recognize delirium 70% of...

SAGE Urinary Incontinence in the Elderly

The UT Southwestern SAGE Urinary Incontinence module is a comprehensive core curriculum on UI in the elderly which can be incorporated into...

Geriatrics: A Resource Guide for Primary Care (iBook available on iTunes)

This FREE interactive iBook is intended to cover the most common geriatric topics seen in primary care. The first edition covers: Geriatric...

CampER Teaching Trigger Card: Medication Management

This teaching trigger card is one in a series of eight cards developed to cue emergency medicine faculty on teaching appropriate assessment and care...

CampER Teaching Trigger Card: Altered Mental Status

This teaching trigger card is one in a series of eight cards developed to cue emergency medicine faculty on teaching appropriate assessment and care...

CampER Teaching Trigger Card: Falls

This teaching trigger card is one in a series of eight cards developed to cue emergency medicine faculty on teaching appropriate assessment and care...

CampER Teaching Trigger Card: Pain Management

This teaching trigger card is one in a series of eight cards developed to cue emergency medicine faculty on teaching appropriate assessment and care...

CampER Teaching Trigger Card: Transitions of Care

This teaching trigger card is one in a series of eight cards developed to cue emergency medicine faculty on teaching appropriate assessment and care...

Care of the Older Adult in the Home: Flexible Clinical Experience

The Care of the Older Adult in the Home Flexible Clinical Experience is a weeklong elective rotation for the third year medical student and offers an...

Cognitive Screening and Functional Assessment OSCE

This product contains materials for the completion of a Cognitive Screening and Functional Assessment OSCE. Instructional guides for the standardized...

CampER Teaching Trigger Card: Trauma

This teaching trigger card is one in a series of eight cards developed to cue emergency medicine faculty on teaching appropriate assessment and care...

CampER Teaching Trigger Card: Iatrogenesis

This teaching trigger card is one in a series of eight cards developed to cue emergency medicine faculty on teaching appropriate assessment and care...

Communication Skills for Geriatrics Fellowship: Clinical Evaluation Exercise (CEX): Videotaped Interview of a Geriatric Patient

The Communication Skills CEX focuses on the skills involved in obtaining an initial interview of a geriatric patient for the first year geriatrics...

CampER Teaching Trigger Card: Value-Based Medicine/Prognostication

This teaching trigger card is one in a series of eight cards developed to cue emergency medicine faculty on teaching appropriate assessment and care...

Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step1 Test Prep Series 2012: Group 5 - Metabolic Disturbances

The Step1Test 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...

Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step1 Test Prep Series 2012: Group 3 - Saturday Night Shiver

The Step1Test 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...

Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step1 Test Prep Series 2012: Group 6 - Don't Go Blocking My Heart

The Step1Test 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...

Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step1 Test Prep Series 2012: Group 7 - Mission Possible: Aspirin Toxicity

The Step1Test 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...

Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step1 Test Prep Series 2012: Group 1 - COPD in the Sauna

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...

Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step1 Test Prep Series 2012: Group 4 - ACEing the Diagnosis

The Step1Test 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...

Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step1 Test Prep Series 2012: Group 8 - M Spikes are a Pain in the Back

The Step1Test 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...

Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step1 Test Prep Series 2012: Group 2 - A Fast Fasting

The Step1Test 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...

Objective Structured Clinical Examination Case: Gina Babkins

The case of Gina Babkins is a standardized patient case designed for third and fourth year medical students. Gina Babkins is a 75-year-old woman who...

Complementary & Alternative Medicine

This work consists of two sets of slides with comprehensive note pages to help review the information, identify the references and prepare the...

Geriatricized Clinical Skills Checklist

Our longitudinal, integrated curriculum focuses on the development of clinical practice behaviors that reflect geriatric care principles utilized...

Interprofessional Geriatric Oncology 3: The Older Adult Oncology Patient and Nutrition

Nutrition for the older adult with cancer needs to be assessed in a comprehensive manner to promote quality of life. An interprofessional approach...

Elder Care: A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Geriatric Evaluation

Geriatric Evaluation is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key geriatric topics and...

Elder Care: A Resource for Interprofessional Providers: Hoarding

Hoarding is one of a continuing series of practical, evidence based, Provider Fact Sheets which summarize key geriatric topics and provide...

Function In Sitting Test (FIST) Web-based Training

The Function In Sitting Test (FIST) was developed as a standardized measure of sitting balance. Multiple studies have linked sitting balance to...

Alliance for Geriatric Education in Specialties Curriculum

The Alliance for Geriatrics Education in Specialties (AGES) consists of 8 interactive core curriculum modules: iatrogenic injury, delirium, dementia...

Clinical Evaluation Exercise (Mini-CEX) Advance Directives: Determining Code Status