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Class of 2023
Session Information

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Session Title:
Dizziness, Syncope and Vertigo
Teaching Hours:
Teaching and Learning MethodsTotal Scheduled Hours = 1
Lecture = 1
Teaching and Learning Methods
Lecture 1 hour(s)

Learning Objectives
Blueprint ID Learning Objectives
8110 Discuss initial aspects of treatment for vertigo
8111 List the major anatomical structures necessary for the maintenance of posture and balance and correlate with their function
8112 Distinguish syncope from vertigo.
8113 Describe clinical features and etiology of major entities causing syncope and vertigo.
8114 Discuss the significance of key aspects of history.
8115 List key aspects of physical exam and interpret significance.
8116 Discuss investigations most appropriate in the assessment of syncope and vertigo

Linked Course Goal(s) to Session
Blueprint ID Course Goals
7417 Identify health care resources available for the investigation, treatment and management of the patient
Linked Program Competencies
To This Course Goal:
me-3 me-4 me-5 me-6 cm-2
Linked Program Competencies To Course Goal(s)
me-3 Medical Expert
Formulate an initial plan of appropriate diagnostic and therapeutic procedures relevant to the patient’s presentation.
me-4 Medical Expert
Develop a differential diagnosis and key clinical problem list following assessment of a patient.
me-5 Medical Expert
Develop a management plan for key clinical problems following assessment of a patient.
me-6 Medical Expert
Apply knowledge of the clinical, socio-behavioural, and fundamental biomedical sciences relevant to a clinical problem.
cm-2 Communicator
Collect and synthesize accurate and relevant information, incorporating perspectives from patients and their families, colleagues and other health care professionals.

Linked MCC Medical Expert Objectives