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This course will cover topics relevant to the doctor-patient encounter in an ambulatory care setting. You will learn about and practice techniques used to take a history, take vital signs, and perform a traditional physical exam. During the course you will also learn about which skills make for a better doctor and a better clinical encounter with your patient.
Here are a few important resources to get you started - see the tabs within this resource guide for readings and multimedia programs to supplement your learning experience. On the side bar you will see links to more in-depth resource guides for a number of these topics. I hope you find them helpful.