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Class of 2023
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Session Title:
Cognitive Impairment
Teaching Hours:
Teaching and Learning MethodsTotal Scheduled Hours = 2
Case-Based Instruction/Learning = 2
Description:
Keywords:
Translational Medical Research

Teaching and Learning Methods
Case-Based Instruction/Learning 2 hour(s)

Learning Objectives
Blueprint ID Learning Objectives
8979 Define and distinguish between clinical manifestations of delirium, dementia and depression in the elderly.
8980 Discuss the pathophysiology, assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of Alzheimer dementia.
8981 Differentiate Alzheimer Disease from the other types of dementia.
8982 Perform a cognitive assessment and obtain collateral history relevant to cognitive and/or functional decline
8983 Diagnose delirium and develop initial plans for evaluation and management
8984 Diagnose dementia, formulate differential diagnosis for potential causes, and develop plans for evaluation and management

Linked Course Goal(s) to Session
Blueprint ID Course Goals
7023 Integrate basic and clinical sciences as they relate to common clinical encounters and patient symptoms
Linked Program Competencies
To This Course Goal:
me-6
7024 Demonstrate effective collaboration with peers in group learning sessions
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co-1 co-2
7029 Demonstrate a commitment to the profession by adhering to professional standards
Linked Program Competencies
To This Course Goal:
pr-1 pr-2 pr-3 pr-4
11989 Identify health care resources available for the investigation, diagnosis, treatment and management of the patient
Linked Program Competencies
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me-3 me-4 me-5 me-6
11990 Demonstrate leadership skills in group learning sessions
Linked Program Competencies
To This Course Goal:
ld-1
11991 Identify risk factors for illness and disease prevention
Linked Program Competencies
To This Course Goal:
ha-1 ha-2
11992 Collect and synthesize accurate and relevant information related to common clinical encounters and patient symptoms
Linked Program Competencies
To This Course Goal:
me-1 me-2 me-3 me-4 me-5 me-6 cm-2
Linked Program Competencies To Course Goal(s)
me-6 Medical Expert
Apply knowledge of the clinical, socio-behavioural, and fundamental biomedical sciences relevant to a clinical problem.
co-1 Collaborator
Demonstrate effective collaboration skills within the health care system.
co-2 Collaborator
Demonstrate effective consultation with other health care professionals to provide care for individuals, communities, and populations.
pr-1 Professional
Demonstrate accountability to patients by applying best practices and adhering to high ethical standards.
pr-2 Professional
Demonstrate altruism and accountability to society by recognizing and responding to societal expectations in health care.
pr-3 Professional
Demonstrate integrity and accountability to the profession by adhering to standards and participating in physician-led regulation.
pr-4 Professional
Demonstrate a commitment to physician health and well-being to foster optimal patient care.
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.
ld-1 Leader
Identify strategies to effectively manage practice and career.
ha-1 Health Advocate
Identify the important determinants of health, risk factors for illness, interaction between the population and their physical, biological and social environment, and personal attributes.
ha-2 Health Advocate
Identify public policies and trends that affect health locally, nationally, and globally, and barriers to access for populations, including persons with disabilities, the underserved and the marginalized.
me-1 Medical Expert
Perform a complete and accurate patient-centred history appropriate to the patient’s presentation.
me-2 Medical Expert
Perform a complete and accurate physical examination appropriate to the patient’s presentation.
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
DELIRIUM
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MAJOR/MILD NEUROCOGNITIVE DISORDERS (DEMENTIA)
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FRAILTY IN THE ELDERLY
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PERIODIC HEALTH ENCOUNTER / PREVENTIVE HEALTH ADVICE
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PSYCHOSIS
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