In the role of a physician assistant, students help a young man, named Anthony, who has Type II diabetes and high blood pressure. Students must make a diagnosis and then must apply the principles of filtration and homeostasis to help Anthony.
STEM Cases are interactive explorations in which students practice problem-solving and critical thinking as they solve a real world problem as a STEM professional. More About STEM Cases
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|High School||This version is for general biology classes.||30-40 min|
|AP||This version is for AP level classes.||35-45 min|
Handbooks contain the same biology content as the related STEM Case, but without the investigative problem to solve. More About Handbooks
|High School||The Expanded Handbook covers a deeper explanation of feedback loops, in addition to the concepts covered in the handbook section of the High School Case.||10-15 min|
|AP||This Handbook is identical to the handbook section in the AP Case.||10-15 min|
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