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Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 2 CK Test Prep Series 10-11: No. 48--I Thought I Was Done!

Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 2 CK Test Prep Series 10-11: No. 48--I Thought I Was Done!

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine
Authors:  
Andrew Dentino, MD, Betsy Goebel Jones, MD, Ohmar Win, MD, Jessica Cornelio, MD, Tina Kaviani, MD
Sponsor: 
Donald W. Reynolds Foundation
POGOe Id: 
20721
Posted: 
10/07/2010
Updated: 
01/22/2013
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Abstract: 

The Step2CK Test Prep Series was created by fourth-year students at the Texas Tech School of Medicine in Lubbock as a project of the fourth-year geriatrics rotation. It was developed as part of the Reynolds Geriatrics Podcast series, which is supported 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 2010 Step 2CK Sample Exam. For more information on the series, go to http://www.ttuhsc.edu/som/fammed/ttmedcast/gerseri....

Educational objectives: 

This episode is based on Question 48 on page 40 of the 2010 Step2CK Sample Exam.

Learning Objectives: the third-year medical student studying for the Step2CK exam should be able to

  • Know the first step in management of vaginal bleeding in a post-menopausal woman
  • Recognize risk factors for endometrial cancer
  • Know the indications and contraindications for unopposed estrogen therapy
  • Know the indications for colposcopy
  • Know the indications and contraindications for endometrial ablation
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Intended learner audience: 
Learning resource types: 
Estimated time to complete: 
30 minutes
Contact person/corresponding author: 
Dr. Betsy Goebel Jones: betsy.jones@ttuhsc.edu
Suggested Citation:
Dr. Betsy Goebel Jones, Dr. Andrew Dentino, Jessica Cornelio, Tina Kaviani and Dr. Ohmar Win. Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 2 CK Test Prep Series 10-11: No. 48--I Thought I Was Done!. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2010 Available from: http://www.pogoe.org/productid/20721