Drexel Medicine Links
An interactive learning resource for health care communication. This unique resource provides users with knowledge, skill review and opportunities for reflection. It also fosters learning about complex communication and relationship challenges.
Each of 40 learning modules presents key principles, evidence-based recommendations,and a skills checklist. Authors demonstrate key skills in video encounters with standardized patients and provide video and text commentary on the interview. The interview challenges help learners develop sensitivity to differing communication styles and difficult situations, and the flexibility to respond respectfully and skillfully.
A web-based patient simulation package that allows the student to question the patient, conduct a simulated physical examination and order lab tests. At each step, the student can review the results and responses before making diagnostic and management choices.
"Through doc.com, dx.com and SIMPLE, I was led through very well-done simulated patient cases that were most educational."
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