Diabetes (3/5): Oral Meds (Dirty Mnemonic) Pharmacology Insulin Resistance – Sulfonylurea, Biguanide

Diabetes Drug Families (non-insulin): Suck My Big Anally-Inhibited Glitoris SUlfonylUreas – tell the pancreas: U need to release more insulin (sulfonAmides are Antbiotics) Mimetics – mimic natural hormones (like incretin/amylin) that have similar functions to insulin. Biguanide – decreases the liver from making more glucose. (The liver is a BIG organ) ANALogs (of glucagon-like peptide…

Shunting Explained Clearly (Pulmonary Shunt) – Remastered

welcome to another MedCram lecture we’re talking about hypoxemia and today’s topic is shunting we’ve talked briefly about high-altitude diffusion and hypoventilation the fourth mechanism that we want to talk about is the shunting mechanism and this is a little bit different than the previous two and I’d like to sort of diagram what exactly…