Bates' is the gold-standard in preparing students for clinical practice

Bates’ Visual Guide to Physical Examination® delivers clinical skills videos featuring head-to-toe and systems-based physical examination techniques, as well as OSCE clinical reasoning modules and new communication and Interpersonal skills videos.

Based on Bates’ Guide to Physical Examination and History Taking, this online guide maintains the evidence-based origins of the text and provides careful attention to clinical accuracy, and to the range of patient types profiled in the series.

Bates Visual Guide to Physical Examination Attentive Listening
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Bates Visual Guide to Physical Examination Guided Questions
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Prepare students for communications skills questions on the USMLE Step 1

Bates’ Visual Guide to Physical Examination has now expanded its video collection to include nearly 30 brand-new videos focusing on communication and interpersonal skills. Add these videos to your instruction to better prepare students for expanded coverage of communication skills covered on the USMLE step 1 and train them for better, more holistic patient care.

Topics include active and attentive listening, disclosing serious news, rapport with LGBTQ adults, and more.

Why Bates’ Visual Guide to Physical Examination?

  • Supports teaching and learning objectives with hours of narrated and closed-captioned videos
  • Prepares students for the patient encounter and board exams
  • Allows students independent, frequent viewing and testing of their clinical reasoning skills
  • Provides a resource for practitioners to review and refresh their understanding of examination techniques
  • Creates direct paths to videos from library catalog or course syllabus; enables down-loading of PDF transcripts for use in teaching guides

In addition to practicing clinicians, this resource is ideal for any institution’s assessment or clinical medicine courses within medical, nursing, physician assistant, physical or occupational therapy, and pharmacy programs.

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