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"“Bad Breath”:  An integrated case study of alcoholic liver disease for first year medical students." icon

“Bad Breath”: An integrated case study of alcoholic liver disease for first year medical students.

Alcoholic liver disease represents a timeless teaching opportunity for health professional students. Due to the significant rise in alcohol abuse worldwide, health professional students must be able to prevent, recognize, diagnose and treat individuals with progressive liver disease due to alcoholism. We have developed an integrated clinical case study of a man with alcoholic liver disease progressing to cirrhosis for first year health...

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Julie Robinson
Julie Robinson (Faculty)
45 weeks ago
I'm going to modify this for use in an undergraduate200-level A&P course. The resource is very thorough, including a student work document, a specific instructor key, and a well-scripted timeline for use in the classroom. The timeline provides multiple places for discussion and "check your understanding" type checkpoints for students before they move on to the next part of the assignment. I find the timeline information useful to give me an idea of how long this might take.
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