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PBL: Virginia Ovine

This guide suggests keywords and resources to help students address learning needs related to the PBL case "Virginia Ovine."


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loss of consciousness, visual disturbances, loss of vision, slurred speech, facial asymmetry, physical examination, vital signs, blood pressure, arterial blood gas, oxygen saturation, pulse oximeter, stroke symptoms, stroke workup, cardiac workup

hypertension (signs, symptoms, pathophysiology), hyperthyroidism, Procardia, Tapazole, EKG (test/results), complete blood count (CBC), coagulation test, lipid panel, cholesterol, hypercholesterolemia, cardiac panel, cardiac enzymes, metabolic panel, arterial blood gas, hyperglycemia, hemoglobin A1c test, cerebral CT (contrast/non-contrast), hip x-ray, hip structure, hypertrophy

cerebral artery/arteries, tissue plasminogen activator (TPA) risk/adverse events, bone density (DEXA) scan, osteoporosis (pathophysiology, treatment), hormone replacement therapy, hip fracture morbidity and mortality, oral thrombolytic therapy, bisphosphonates, stroke etiology, zoledronic acid (Relast), aspirin, dipyridamole (Persantine), hip replacement procedure

hypercholesterolemia, stroke, hypertension epidemiology & management, stroke rehabilitation, type II diabetes management, Alzheimer's disease pathophysiology/epidemiology/management/histology