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Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 2CK Test Prep Series 10-11: No. 78--The Song of AAA

Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 2CK Test Prep Series 10-11: No. 78--The Song of AAA

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine
Authors:  
Andrew Dentino, MD, Betsy Goebel Jones, MD, Hosam Attaya, MD, Jessica Baima, MD, Chance Witt, MD
Sponsor: 
Donald W. Reynolds Foundation
POGOe Id: 
20840
Posted: 
01/13/2011
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 78 on page 51 of the 2010 Step2CK Sample Exam.

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

  • Define oliguria,
  • Identify the clinical consequences of hypovolemia,
  • Recognize appropriate lab values of different types of renal failure,
  • Differentiate common post surgical complications
Main Topics: 
Intended learner audience: 
Contact person/corresponding author: 
Dr. Betsy Goebel Jones: betsy.jones@ttuhsc.edu
Suggested Citation:
Dr. Betsy Goebel Jones, Dr. Andrew Dentino, Hosam Attaya, Jessica Baima and Chance Witt. Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 2CK Test Prep Series 10-11: No. 78--The Song of AAA. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2011 Available from: http://www.pogoe.org/productid/20840