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PATSy - A patient database for research and training

PATSy is an established on-line learning resource. It is a web-based generic shell designed to accept data from any discipline that has cases. The domains represented on PATSy currently include developmental reading disorders, neuropsychology, neurology/medical rehabilitation and speech and language pathologies. PATSy contains 61 data-rich and extensively described cases of adults and children with disorders that can be accessed under 4 domain headings - speech and language, dyslexia, medical rehabilitation and neuropsychology. When populated with multimedia test items and data from patients or participants (usually research or clinical cases), PATSy becomes an educational resource for use in conjunction with more traditional methods of clinical training, professional education and academic... Show More


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Dr. Sherri Restauri
Dr. Sherri Restauri (Administrator)
6 years ago

Looks like a good resource for referring students in the specific areas noted.

Technical Remarks:

Gave option for guest login once inside material, but no explanation of how to login as a guest. Needs additional information to guide participant through login process.

Time spent reviewing site: 3 min
Sally Robertson
Sally Robertson (Librarian)
8 years ago
An excellent place to see clinical case studies of virtual patients. Subscription based, only in the UK, and possibly elsewhere too. There are some free "walktrough" demos. Valuable resource for students and researches.

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JavaScript, QuickTime movies, AIFF audio
Time spent reviewing site: 30 min.