Карточка-задание по английскому языку на тему «MEDICAL WRITING: CASE ABSTRACT_357»
«MEDICAL WRITING: CASE ABSTRACT_357»
·What is a medical case report?
·What parts does it include?
·What is an abstract?
Read the abstract of the medical case
malignancies, one patient with three primary malignancies: a case report
We present a 61 year old Para 4
woman who presented with stage II Infiltrating lobular carcinoma of the breast
after modified radical mastectomy. She was treated with Tamoxifen for seven
years. She was diagnosed with multiple myeloma during year seven post
mastectomy because of wrist pain. She was treated with melphalan, prednisone
and allopurinol which she tolerated well and the pain in the wrist improved.
Tamoxifen was also stopped. Ten months later she presented with vaginal
bleeding and was diagnosed with a poorly differentiated endometrial
adenocarcinoma at hysteroscopic suction curettage and had an abdominal
hysterectomy. Two years later the patient succumbed to metastatic endometrial
Find in the abstract:
·Why is it important
·Needs to be reported
Answer the questions:
1.Is this the first report of this kind in the literature?
2.What are brief details of what the patient(s) presented with?
3.What the reader should learn from the case report?
4.What the clinical impact will be?
5.Is it an original case report of interest to a particular clinical
specialty of medicine?
6.Will it have a broader clinical impact across medicine?
7.Are any teaching points identified?
·Why abstract is the most important part for case
published in electronic databases?