Family Medicine
Family Medicine

Family Medicine

by Charles Vega, MD

Get ready for your USMLE exams with an expert at your side!

This course covers a broad range of medical topics, from acute illness and chronic disease to preventive care. Learn an evidence-based and efficient approach to patient care that also yields high-value information for the Board exams. Your expert on the topic of family medicine is Dr. Charles Vega, multiple times awarded Health Sciences Clinical Professor of Family Medicine at University of California, Irvine, and Director of Patient-Centered Advanced Clinical Education (PACE).

He will prepare and alert you to the specialty of forming long lasting, caring relationships with patients and their families. Get to grips with high-yield connections between the biological, clinical and behavioral sciences of health care.

Moreover, you will also get your hands on outstanding clinical pearls about a field of medicine that encompasses all ages, sexes, each organ system and every disease.

Learn about:

  • Introduction to Family Medicine and its Principles
  • Acute Care
  • Chronic Care

To support your learning progress we will supply you with effective topic reviews, specific test questions and valuable mnemonics as well. Besides achieving a high USMLE Step 2 score, this course will also greatly improve your patient care skills.

Start learning now!

Course Details

  • Videos 92
  • Duration 8:52 h
  • Quiz questions 379
  • Articles 51


Your Educators of course Family Medicine

 Charles Vega, MD

Charles Vega, MD

Dr. Vega has over 20 years of experience in patient care and has led hundreds of didactics on clinical issues. He was also proud to receive a rare medical teaching fellowship that gave him highly valuable insight on curriculum design and learner engagement. Finally, he just loves teaching.

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He is very fast ,so his English is for native speaker .
By Yasir R. on 15. November 2019 for Acute Care

Not bad He is very fast speaker , so his English for native speaker .

By ANDRES R. on 24. October 2019 for Generalized Rashes: Nummular Eczema, Pityriasis Rosea and Psoriasis

Rashes are very common in the outpatient setting, I've seen a lot in the urgent care. Thank you very much for summarizing, all that information.

Very helpful
By Rodrigo C. on 11. September 2019 for Upper Respiratory Infections: Diagnosis and Management

This everyday clinical cases may be the most important lesson for new doctors.

Very helpful
By Rodrigo C. on 06. September 2019 for Acute Problems in Family Medicine

Learning how to treat a very typical easy case is very helpful to students. We learn so many diseases we fear it could be something rare or that we are always missing something serious.