Preventive Medicine
Preventive Medicine

Preventive Medicine

by Charles Vega, MD

Become a great family physician!

Preventive medicine is probably the most important job of a family physician. Not only does it promote wellness and keep healthcare costs down, but no other specialty is as invested in preventive medicine as family medicine. Preventive medicine is guaranteed to be an important part of your Boards exam! This course will teach you about the many guidelines for health prevention and the best actions you can take to help protect your patients.

Our expert Charles Vega makes high-yield connections between maintaining health and preventing diseases, disabilities and death.

Learn about:

  • Infant Care
  • Child and Adolescent Care
  • Prenatal Care
  • Adult Health Maintenance
  • Breast Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Lung Cancer

Moreover, we have added high quality and valuable material, quiz questions, clinical pearls and mnemonics.

This way you will not only be able to use your newly gained knowledge for exams and better scores, but understanding these topics instead of just memorizing them will help you to become a better doctor.

Start now!

Course Details

  • Videos 8
  • Duration 1:13 h
  • Quiz questions 60
  • Concept Pages 12


Your Educators of course Preventive Medicine

 Charles Vega, MD

Charles Vega, MD

Dr. Charles Vega is the Health Sciences Clinical Professor of Family Medicine at the University of California, Irvine in California, USA.
He obtained his Medical Degree from the University of Wisconsin, and completed residency training in Family Medicine at UC Irvine. Currently, he is the Executive Director of UCI’s Program in Medical Education for the Latino Community.
Due to his achievements, he earned a Macy Faculty Scholarship to improve patient-centered health education at UCI.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Vega teaches courses on Family Medicine.

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By Sari D. on 06. September 2021 for Infant Care

I like listening to this lecturers' videos because they are very interesting, yet they instill information in a very clinical way. Yay!

Love it ????
By Khalid L. on 22. August 2021 for Preventive Medicine

Great explications with conceived informations mainly to the point and info

Highly recommended
By Dr Julio Warner L. on 23. January 2021 for Preventive Medicine

I found this course to be highly relevant to anyone interested in becoming a physician and anyone looking to pass the USMLE. It improves student's understand of the different types of measures that must be followed to improve patient's health. The Lecturers were experts who explained the concept with basic expression and easy to understand videos with clear instructions.

He 's so good
By James A. on 24. October 2017 for Preventive Medicine

Dr Vega it's easy to follow really like the way he points out some important aspect but I find it so little I want more thank you.I definitely recommend it.