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Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatrics Step1 Prep Series: No. 45--Doc, the Kids are Tiring Me Out!

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Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatrics Step1 Prep Series: No. 45--Doc, the Kids are Tiring Me Out!

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine
Authors:  
Andrew Dentino, FACN, Betsy Goebel Jones, FACN, Rupa Patel, FACN, Stewart Walther, FACN, Clayton Adams, FACN, Jessica Baima, FACN, Margaret Brown, FACN, Robert Castanos, FACN, Araft Hashwami, FACN, Hai Le, FACN, Sara Moaghaddam, FACN, Idean Nikrooyan, FACN
Sponsor: 
Donald W. Reynolds Foundation
POGOe Id: 
20473
Posted: 
08/07/2009
Updated: 
01/22/2013
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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 2009 Step1 Sample Exam, available from http://www.ttuhsc.edu/som/fammed/ttmedcast/gerseri....

Educational objectives: 

The second-year medical student studying for the Step1 exam should be able to:

  • Define acidosis and alkalosis and their lab values
  • List possible causes of renal failure and its consequences
  • Decide which diagnosis is most likely and explain the reason
Main Topics: 
Intended learner audience: 
Estimated time to complete: 
15 minutes
Suggested Citation:
Idean Nikrooyan, Rupa Patel, Stewart Walther, Clayton Adams, Jessica Baima, Margaret Brown, Robert Castanos, Dr. Andrew Dentino, Araft Hashwami, Dr. Betsy Goebel Jones, Hai Le and Sara Moaghaddam. Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatrics Step1 Prep Series: No. 45--Doc, the Kids are Tiring Me Out!. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2009 Available from: http://www.pogoe.org/productid/20473