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This course introduces learners to a variety of infectious diseases using a patient-centered, story-based approach. Through illustrated, short videos, learners will follow the course of each patient’s illness, from initial presentation to resolution. Integrating the relevant microbiology, pathophysiology and immunology, this course aims to engage and entice the learner towards future studies in microbiology, immunology and infectious diseases. The patient-centered videos included in this course were created as part of the Re-imagining Medical Education initiative, led by Charles Prober MD, Senior Associate Dean of Medical Education at the Stanford School of Medicine. This initiative was the first of its kind to explore the collaborative creation of foundational medical education online content by inter-institutional teams of faculty. The content presented in this course was created by faculty from Stanford University School of Medicine, in collaboration with The University of Washington School of Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, UCSF School of Medicine, and The University of Michigan Medical School. Support for this initiative was provided by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Burke Family Foundation. PLEASE NOTE: Information provided in this course is for educational purposes only and is not intended to be used for diagnostic and/or treatment purposes....

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11 de abr. de 2019

Great course even for non-professionals. Helped understand unknown reason health conditions when doctors struggled to make a diagnosis or even find any particular reason for current health conditions.


5 de abr. de 2020

Case study based courses are better than simple theoretical as it included complete clinical analysis, for a pharmacist it had lots of new information, so highly appreciated for including this course.

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por Ong Y F

13 de may. de 2018

Like the drawing with storylines teaching method. This makes it very easy to understand. However, would appreciates that pictures showing the symptoms of the infections to be more clear or shows in a bigger views as during teaching with the pictures can be very blurry and small which may not be very visible.

por Kiely Y

5 de ago. de 2020

I always found cases of illness very interesting, and learning more about specific cases, as well as what to look for in each scenario, was something I greatly enjoyed in the course. I thought that the course was well taught, and if gven the opportunity, I would take the course again.

por Obaida I

10 de oct. de 2017

the content of course is very useful . and the the way to show infection by stories is very interesting .

But the quiz is very easy to pass you can made the quiz as clinical cases as the book "Cases in Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases - Gilligan, Peter H. "

por Pranjal J

20 de jul. de 2017

very helpful and informative. probably some more questions would make it even better. a general knowledge of simple medical terms related to immunology is required to grasp the material thoroughly. i hope stanford keeps up the standard in future too.

por Nidhi M

11 de jun. de 2019

I want to thank all my teachers included in this course. They provided a lot information and the easy way to remember the scientific terms and the glossary was very helpful in completing the course as well as gaining


por Daniel L

9 de jun. de 2017

Very well presented. An introductory review-style course with some basic introductory clinical material. Lectures on each topic are short (5-10min) and presented as a clinical case.

por Mira P

20 de jul. de 2020

Loved taking this course, it was very educational and the drawings were amazing. 100 percent recommend to anyone interested in persuing medicine!

por Helen L

19 de nov. de 2017

Very interesting and nicely organised, however learner will need some background knowledge otherwise it's quite hard to catch up the course.

por Saadia B

8 de may. de 2019

A very comprehensive approach to clinical presentation of diseases and complications with explanation of the mechanisms leading to them.

por Ahmed m h m

29 de jul. de 2017

very good course .. but they must add more real explanation about diseases as more real photos or videos about cases etc .. thank you

por Romina K

11 de ago. de 2020

I found the course graphically well done, the concepts are very clear and direct. Maybe it is for medical professionals too easy.

por jayasree

17 de abr. de 2020

pathophysiology can be more explained well.otherwise brief explanation given overall satisfied in learning stories of infection

por Felicia L

11 de jul. de 2017

Very interesting and informative, I like the format the information is given, as patient cases. Love this class.

por miyoshi s

12 de ene. de 2019

i like the way the course reinforced the basics of infectious disease with each component about infections

por Tej S

20 de may. de 2020

Harder quizzes and more interactivity would be nice but overall, this course was great! Very informative!

por Preeti D

5 de jun. de 2020

The course was so interesting. One suggestion would be to make the quizzes longer and harder.

por Shuait N

27 de mar. de 2018

I enjoyed learning of the nature of different pathogens through case-based readings / videos.

por Bandaranayaka H M R H K

18 de jun. de 2017

A methodical and clinical oriented course expressed in a live way of teaching.

por stavroula c

15 de ene. de 2019

easy to follow, basic for the people who have some knowledge in biology

por Patricia L

14 de feb. de 2018

Beginner level but a fun review and well-organized.

por Katty B

4 de nov. de 2017

Thanks for refreshing my general medicine knowleges

por Pablo C

19 de sep. de 2020

Excelente curso muy bien explicado

por Yves G L

14 de nov. de 2021

Good ! thanks a lot