During the AAC-RCC Rotations, there are 22 signs, symptoms, and clinical problems, and two physical exam skills that students are required to develop. Exam questions will include content from the required reading below. Related objectives are listed for each core sign/symptom/clinical problem.

Essentials of Family Medicine, 6th EditionRequired Text:

Essentials of Family Medicine, 6th Edition, Sloane.
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The following Reading & Learning Objectives are grouped by Core Sign/Symptom

Cough
Family/Social Difficulties
Fatigue
Headache
Low Back Pain
Oral Pain & Lesions
Skin Lesions
Weight Loss/Failure to Thrive

The following Reading & Learning Objectives are grouped by Clinical Problem

Allergies
Asthma
Depression/Anxiety
Diabetes Mellitus (Types I & II)
Domestic/Family Abuse
Hypercholesterolemia / Dyslipidemia
End of Life Care
Hypertension
Obesity
Prevention Health Adults
Skin Infections
Strains and Sprains (and Musculoskeletal Pain)
Upper Respiratory Infections
Urinary Tract Infection

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