As the population of the United States ages, there is a great need to highly competent care for older adults. Testing organizations are also emphasizing knowledge in geriatric medicine. This course will teach you about what to look for in taking care of older adults and help you get more questions correct on USMLE Step 2!
Learn to identify common medical issues among older adults, evaluate how to prevent accidents and iatrogenic illness and analyze best practices in end of life care.
Your teacher is Dr. Charles Vega, Health Sciences Clinical Professor of Family Medicine at University of California, Irvine and Director of the Patient-Centered Advanced Clinical Education (PACE).
To support your study progress, we will also share further downloadable material, interactive test questions with direct feedback, clinical pearls and mnemonics to make sure you're well prepared.
Don't let knowledge gaps get in your way to your perfect score!