Case Files Geriatrics, 1/e

Case Files Geriatrics, 1/e

By Expanded Apps

  • Category: Medical
  • Release Date: 2014-06-12
  • Current Version: 1.4
  • Adult Rating: 12+
  • File Size: 35.43 MB
  • Developer: Expanded Apps
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 8.0 or later.
Score: 4.5
From 8 Ratings


Sharpen Your Critical Thinking Skills and IMPROVE PATIENT CARE Experience with clinical cases is key to mastering the art and science of medicine and ultimately to providing patients with competent clinical care. Case Files: Geriatrics provides 40 true-to-life cases that illustrate essential concepts in geriatric care. Each case includes an easy-to understand discussion correlated to key concepts, definitions of key terms, clinical pearls, and board-style review questions to reinforce your learning. With Case Files, you’ll learn instead of memorize. Learn from 40 high-yield cases, each with board-style questions: •Master key concepts with clinical pearls •Polish your approach to clinical problem-solving and to patient care •Perfect for residents, medical students, PAs, and NPs working with geriatric patients Each case has been designed for the iPad and iPhone/iPod with interactive features. With this system, you will learn in the context of real patients, rather than merely memorize facts. •40 clinical cases, each with board-style questions •Clinical pearls that highlight key concepts •Primer on how to approach clinical problems and think like a doctor •Proven learning system that improves shelf-exam scores iPhone, iPod, and iPad App Features: •Study/Exam/Bookmark modes are available for USMLE-style review questions. •In the Study mode, check the answers as you tackle the questions. •In the Exam mode, time yourself and review the answers after the time is up. •In the Bookmark mode, review only the questions you have flagged for further study. •File away correctly answered questions after each practice quiz. •Choose the number of questions in each practice quiz: 25, 50, 100, 150, 200, or all. •Opt to include questions from previous quizzes. •Learn further from interactive questions at the end of each case, with explanations. •Sort cases by name or by case number. •Take down notes using the Notes section for each case. •Study in horizontal or vertical mode on the iPhone and the iPad. •Store quiz scores to track your progress. •Highlight key points in cases. •Save to iCloud to use app on multiple devices •Choose preferred font sizes •Create tags •Search content App Contents: Section I: How to Approach Clinical Problems Part 1. Approach to the Patient Part 2. Approach to Clinical Problem Solving Part 3. Approach to Reading Section II: Clinical Cases 40 Case Scenarios Section III: Listing of Cases Listing by Case Number Listing by Case Topic (Alphabetical) About the Authors Eugene C. Toy, MD Professor and Residency Program Director Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology The Methodist Hospital-Houston The University of Texas--Houston School of Medicine Houston, Texas Andrew Neal Dentino, MD, FACP, AGSF, FAPA, FAAHPM Bernhard T. Mittemeyer Endowed Chair in Geriatric Medicine Chief, Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine Director, Geriatric Medicine Fellowship Program Professor of Internal Medicine, Family and Community Medicine and Psychiatry Texas Tech University Health Science School of Medicine Lubbock, Texas



  • Useful

    By PerfectDay20
    Useful app to deliver so many classic cases. All the cases are so useful to improve my skills. Love this app.
  • Useful

    By Merlin9312
    Useful app especially for nurses. It provides 40 high-yield cases and illustations to help people sharpen their patient care skills. Great!!
  • Great

    By xijun2013
    It has three work mode, which includes study mode, exam mode and bookmark mode! And lots of more features waiting for you! Excellent!
  • Good

    By Herh.dio
    Learn to take care of the old man. We will be old. Need professional person to take care of us, especially when sick. Provides some cases can help to effectively improve the level of clinical supervisor.
  • Useful app. ..

    By Johnli37
    Was good to care our body.. And also easier to use it. "My score"was a great item. It record something a few day later to analysis that was useful ...