Approach to Headache

The presentation is on headache, one of the most common symptoms we encounter in general medicine and neurology. This presentation will cover the approach to headache in a clinical setting. The main objectives are to learn about the causes and classification of headache, the pertinent history and physical examination for a patient presenting with headache,…

Systemic Sclerosis aka Scleroderma

this is dr. Akasha and this will be a talk on systemic sclerosis also known as scleroderma in this talk we will give a brief overview of systemic sclerosis otherwise an author more commonly known as scleroderma in particular we will cover some of the clinical features of systemic sclerosis and touch on some of…

Essential Hypertension

Here is a talk on essential hypertension. And it’s a broad topic. But I’m going to try and cram it into 10 minutes and give you most information that you’ll need to know. My name is John Roberts, MD. I’m currently a resident at Duke University in the Internal Medicine Residency Program. So let’s get…

A Clinical Approach to Pediatric Heart Murmurs

A Clinical Approach to Pediatric Heart Murmurs. When evaluating a heart murmur, the most important thing to determine is whether the murmur is innocent or pathologic. The majority of cardiac murmurs in children are innocent, with no underlying heart defect. However, it is important to identify pathologic murmurs that are a manifestation of cardiac abnormalities….

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…

Mitral Stenosis

Today, I will present a VAP on mitral stenosis. After viewing this VAP, you’ll be able to identify the epidemiology and typical presentation of mitral stenosis understand the clinical evaluation and diagnosis of mitral stenosis, and finally, understand the various management strategies of mitral stenosis. This VAP will cover epidemiology, etiology, pathophysiology, clinical diagnosis, evaluation,…