Pulmonary Diffusion Explained Clearly by MedCram.com

welcome to another MedCram lecture we could talk about hypoxemia again and this time we’re gonna talk about diffusion again hypoxemia literally meaning low oxygen in the blood let’s talk about diffusion as a possibility for a mechanism for hypoxemia to talk about that though we’ve got to sort of break down the the alveolus…

Beyond Rock Bottom: Medication Assisted Treatment

Rock Bottom is a household concept. It’s that place of devastation from which a person starts to recover from addiction. To break the death grasp of addiction, the person must be broken and become vulnerable enough to accept help. Rock Bottom is reached when a person has experienced so much pain and loss that their…

Osteomyelitis – Causes & Symptoms – Bone Infection

Today we are going to talk about Osteomyelitis Right We’ll talk about its pathology as well as its relevant clinical medicine Right So, first of all, what is meant by osteomyelitis Osteo means bone myelos mean bone marrow Right, Itis mean inflammation So, what is osteomyelitis? Inflammation of bone and bone marrow Right, so what…

How does a therapist decide which medication [for PTSD] is right for which patient?

So the question is: “How do you decide what’s the best medicine for which patient?” My overarching statement about medications is that medications work for many people, they’re readily available, there are many knowledgable, prescribing physicians, psychiatrists and primary care docs in particular, who know the literature and know that these medications work. The two…

Managing Sickle Cell Disease as a Teenager

This video is a presentation of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. Our Story: Living with Sickle Cell Disease Bridget H.: What game am I winning at? Nicholas H.: Operation. Bridget: When I tell someone my son has sickle cell, the first thing they say is — what nationality, what are you? I believe…

“Intro to the Treatment of Pain with Opioid Medications” by Dr. Charles Berde, for OPENPediatrics

Introduction to Treatment of Pain with Opioid Medication, by Dr. Charles Berde. I’m Dr. Charles Berde, and I am Director of the Division of Pain Medicine at Boston Children’s Hospital. Overview. In this lecture, we’re going to discuss some general considerations regarding clinical approach to patients with pain, regarding development of pain perception, and trade-offs…