Family Medicine Cases & Quizzes

 
 
  • Patient Simulation: A 62-Year-Old Woman With Pleuritic Chest Pain, Hemoptysis, and Alarming Radiographic Findings A 62-year-old never smoker has a 2-month history of worsening respiratory symptoms. How would you evaluate and manage her condition?
  • A 22-Year-Old Football Player Who Collapsed Has Urine Changes A 22-year-old man presents after collapsing on a college football field about 45 minutes earlier, after doing several 50-yard sprints. Can you make the challenging diagnosis?
  • RCC e-Tumor Boards: Case 3: Non-Clear Cell RCC   This case is of a 70-year-old man who initially presents with a right renal mass on a nuclear stress test and is diagnosed with non-clear cell RCC. The team discusses the benefits of genetic testing, hereditary concerns, new treatments, and surgery considerations.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Flatulence Do you know the key clinical facts about flatulence, including conditions and medications known to cause it and best treatment practices? Test yourself with this short quiz.
  • Rapid Rx Quiz: Vitamin B12 Take this quick quiz on key vitamin B12 concerns, including risk factors for deficiency and other indications, adverse effects, and contraindications associated with supplementation.
  • A Woman With Multiple New Sexual Partners Has Fatigue, Pain A 29-year-old presents with a 2-week history of fatigue, nausea, and muscle aches. She has had intercourse with one new male and one new female partner in the past month. Can you make the diagnosis?
  • Patient Simulation: A 45-Year-Old Woman With Recurrent Chest Pain and Low-Grade Fever A middle-aged woman is experiencing worsening chest pain after a decrease in steroid dosage. How would you address the care of this patient?
  • Pubic Hair and Violent Behavior in a Strong 19-Month-Old Girl A 19-month-old is brought in by her mother due to the development of pubic hair. Her mother is also concerned about her daughter's violent behavior. Do you know what's wrong?
  • Rapid Review Quiz: Exercise Do you know the latest key research on exercise, including the best time to work out, its effects on COVID-19, and long-term mortality impact? Test yourself with this quick quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Sinus Conditions Do you know common presenting symptoms, current diagnostic criteria, and causative factors of sinus conditions? Test your knowledge with this quick quiz.
  • A 45-Year-Old Teacher With a Groin Rash That Is Spreading A 45-year-old woman presents with an acute-onset, mildly pruritic rash and a fever. She was diagnosed with pneumonia 4 days ago and has been taking azithromycin since that time. What's the diagnosis?
  • Pain, Wheezing in a Nonverbal Man Who Keeps Rubbing His Chest A 67-year-old man presents to the emergency department at the behest of his home health aide because she noticed wheezing. He has also been rubbing the left side of his chest. What's the diagnosis?
  • My Patient Vapes. How Should I Counsel Him? e-cigarettes are popular among adolescents. Is there a downside that primary care physicians should address with patients?
  • Rapid Rx Quiz: Calcium Channel Blockers How much do you know about calcium channel blockers, including key indications, adverse effects, and contraindications? Test yourself with this short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Iron-Deficiency Anemia Practice Essentials Do you know key clinical information about iron-deficiency anemia, including symptoms to watch for and best practices for diagnosis and management? Test your knowledge with this quick quiz.
  • Painful Lesions, Open Wounds on 45-Year-Old Woman A 45-year-old presents with lesions on her legs. She injured her right leg on her bicycle months earlier. She has hypertension, type 1 diabetes, and jejunal Crohn's disease. What's the diagnosis here?
  • Recurrent UTIs, Ulcerations, Foot Drop in 50-Year-Old Woman A 50-year-old woman treated for recurrent UTIs has necrotic ulceration of her bilateral upper and lower extremities. A week prior, she developed right wrist drop and left-sided foot drop. What's wrong?
  • Rapid Review Quiz: Anxiety From how anxiety is inherited to animal-based interventions and key comorbidities, do you know the latest findings? Test your knowledge with this short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Heart Palpitations Do you know key clinical information about the causes, workup, and treatment associated with heart palpitations? Test your knowledge with this short quiz.
  • Trivia Quiz: Unusual Phobias From strange names to unexpected fears, are you familiar with rare and intriguing phobias? Test yourself with this quick trivia quiz.