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"Four hospitals race against one another to be the first to fill up its
beds with patients. Each hospital has a staff doctor running around town
looking for patients and for medicine and facilities to treat them.
Sound like a marketing scenario of our modern health care industry?
Well, it's Medical Monopoly, a game that bears some resemblance to the
real world, but mostly it's just a fun way to learn a little more about
medicine." Review by Detroit Health Care News
Each player starts our with $500 which he can spend on a pharmacy, an
operating room or on various organs and body parts. With the equipment
and medicine each doctor can successfully offer patients treatment in
his hospital when landing on "Office Visit" and correctly diagnose the
patient's problems. Symptoms are printed on one side of the "Office
Visit" card and the correct diagnosis and treatment on the other.
Instead of buying Park Place, you buy organ parts and perform
Although there's some light-hearted spoofing on in the game, Medical
Monopoly gives its players an accurate lesson in anatomy, first aid and
the elementary practice of medicine (the game is used by several school
districts to teach health care).
1.) Fever, nausea (feel like vomiting), pain in upper right side of
abdomen (belly), yellow color to skin.
2.) Excessive thirst, excessive urination, loss of weight, itching.
1.) Hepatitis - rest
2.) Diabetes - insulin
- Game board
- 12 Organ Cards
- 12 Transplant Cards
- 9 Other Cards
- 24 First Aid Cards
- 20 Office Visit Cards
- Doctor's Manual
- 48 Patient Tokens
- Dice and Pawns