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Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 2CK Test Prep Series 10-11: No. 46--My Insides Are Falling Out

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Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 2CK Test Prep Series 10-11: No. 46--My Insides Are Falling Out

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine
Authors:  
Andrew Dentino, MS, Betsy Goebel Jones, MS, Katherine Ikard, MS, Garrett Merriman, MS
Sponsor: 
Donald W. Reynolds Foundation
POGOe Id: 
20872
Posted: 
08/02/2011
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/gerseries/gerstep2ckprep.aspx.

Educational objectives: 

This episode is based on Question 46 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: 

  • Recognize the first step in management of vaginal prolapse. 
  • Recognize the symptoms associated with vaginal prolapse. 
  • Know the physical exam findings of a patient with vaginal prolapse. 
  • Know the different types of prolapse including anterior, apical and posterior. 
  • Know the risk factors associated with prolapse.
Main Topics: 
Intended learner audience: 
Estimated time to complete: 
15 minutes
Contact person/corresponding author: 
Dr. Betsy Goebel Jones: betsy.jones@ttuhsc.edu
Suggested Citation:
Dr. Andrew Dentino, Dr. Betsy Goebel Jones, Katherine Ikard and Garrett Merriman. Texas Tech Medcast Reynolds Geriatric Step 2CK Test Prep Series 10-11: No. 46--My Insides Are Falling Out. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2011 Available from: http://www.pogoe.org/productid/20872