Карточка-задание по английскому языку на тему «MEDICAL WRITING: CASE ABSTRACT_440»
«MEDICAL WRITING: CASE ABSTRACT_440»
·What is a medical case report?
·What parts does it include?
·What is an abstract?
Read the abstract of the medical case
therapy-induced mania: a case report
Despite its controversial history,
electroconvulsive therapy is generally an effective treatment with few serious
side effects. One rare but troublesome side effect of electroconvulsive therapy
A 33-year-old Turkish woman
developed mania on three separate occasions after receiving electroconvulsive
therapy for severe depressive episodes.
Patients who experience
electroconvulsive therapy-related mania should be evaluated for alternative
treatments when presenting with severe depression.
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?