Just Another Migraine? – Family Medicine | Lecturio

Okay, last case. So, we’ve got an older patient here. I’ve got a 75-year-old woman. She has a one-day history of headache. Well, it’s just one of my migraines, she explains. Sounds pretty benign. Let’s get a little bit more. So, she has a long history of unilateral migraine headaches, which previously resolved with just…

Thrombophilia

I’m Mya Mae Tho, registrar from the Department of Hematology, Singapore General Hospital. Thrombophilia is a hypercoagulable state, which may lead to pathogenic thromboembolism. It can be due to heredity or acquired conditions resulting in loss of balance between natural coagulants and anticoagulant proteins. Some of the thrombophilic conditions can lead to occurrence of recurrent…

VA. In silico Therapeutics for Neurogenic Hypertension and Vasovagal Syncope

Neurogenic hypertension is characterized by an increased level of sympathetic nervous activity. Recently, due to its potential causal role in the genesis of neurogenic hypertension, an emphasis was put on the role of oxidative stress in brain stem structures, Ang 1-7-MAS receptor-NO mechanism thus representes a good choice for investigation of neurogenic hypertension therapeutic candidate….

Research Use of Information and Samples from Patient Care

Hello! The HHS Office for Human Research Protections, or OHRP, created this video to help you learn more about a common type of research that uses existing information and biological samples that are left over from earlier medical visits. When you go to the doctor’s office or hospital, doctors and nurses regularly collect information about…

U.S. MEC, 2016 Video

Contraception Resources from the CDC: 2016 United States Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use. A webinar from the Division of Reproductive Health at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The findings and conclusions in this report are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the official position of the Centers for Disease…