Title

Medicine Clerkship Geriatrics Formative OSCE: Older Adult with Fatigue

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine; Office of Educational Affairs; Meyers Primary Care Institute

Date

9-7-2010

Document Type

Other

Medical Subject Headings

Depression; Geriatric Psychiatry; Education, Medical, Undergraduate

Disciplines

Geriatrics | Health Services Research | Medical Education | Primary Care

Abstract

Summary: This is a standardized patients case focused on the presentation and differential diagnosis of depression in an older adult. This was developed as a formative experience for 3rd year medical students during the Medicine Clerkship. Students debrief with a geriatrician after this formative OSCE (Objective Structured Clinical Examination).

Citation: Blanchard, G, Fischer, M, Gammon, W and McGee, S. Medicine Clerkship Geriatrics Formative OSCE: Older Adult with Fatigue. POGOe - Portal of Geriatric Online Education; 2010. Available from: http://www.pogoe.org/productid/20696