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Table 2 Information management exercises in the case-based discussions

From: Case-based exercises fail to improve medical students' information management skills: a controlled trial

Case topic Information Management Exercise
  Access and retrieve Integrate and apply
Coronary Artery Disease risk calculators (Society of General Internal Medicine) select appropriate cardiac diagnostic studies
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease pulmonary function tests tutorials (University of Iowa Virtual Hospital) guide diagnosis and management
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus standards of care (American Diabetes Association) develop a management plan
Back Pain national guidelines (National Guidelines Clearinghouse) determine if imaging is indicated
Preventive Medicine clinical preventive services guide (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality) develop prevention plans for different age and gender patients