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A board by Dr Alastair Buick

Endocrinology

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7 items · Last updated Monday 29th October 2018
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Type 2 diabetes basics

I am writing a series of endocrinology short (10 slide) presentations on key things i think you need to know as medical students. I will do another presentation on complications in more depth comments pleas I will put some audio with it soon  
Nick Thomas
almost 9 years ago
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Diabetes Mellitus in Pregnancy

Overview of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus & Pre-Gestational Diabetes, management and complications to both mother and infant.  
Izyan Mohammad
over 8 years ago
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Gastroenterology Tutorial

Slideshow covering the some of the key conditions in gastroenterology.  
James Davis
over 7 years ago
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Diabetic Foot Examination - OSCE Guide

The ability to carry out a thorough and slick diabetic foot examination is something every medic needs to master. This video aims to give you an idea of what's required in the OSCE and you can then customise the examination to suit your own personal style. Make sure to head over to http://geekymedics.com/2010/10/10/diabetic-foot-examination/ to see the written guide alongside the video. Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/geekymedics Follow us on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/geekymedics You should always adhere to your medical schools / local hospital trusts guidelines when performing examinations or clinical procedures.  
OSCE Videos
almost 6 years ago
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Diabetes (3/5): Oral Meds (Dirty Mnemonic) Pharmacology Insulin Resistance - Sulfonylurea, Biguanide

FREE flashcards to quiz these video drugs: http://helphippo.com/flash/flashcards.html. For Juvenile/Type II diabetes (insulin resistance), there are oral medications to control blood sugar. Please SUBSCRIBE - more cool stuff coming as we get more Hippo Helpers! See our pharmacolyg playlist at: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLIPkjUW-piR2Ww8tUxJnhuJ8z8X-yQSuB Visit: http://helphippo.com for archived videos, organized by topic/school year.  
HelpHippo.com
almost 6 years ago
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Thyroid Hormone Production

http://www.handwrittentutorials.com - This tutorial takes a look at the production of thyroid hormones in the Thyroid Gland. This includes the transport of iodine and the production of thyroglobulin in the Thyroid Follicles. For more entirely FREE tutorials and accompanying PDFs visit http://www.handwrittentutorials.com  
Handwritten Tutorial Videos
almost 6 years ago
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Type 1 diabetes and immune-based therapies

Despite major advances in understanding the immunopathology of type 1 diabetes, the promise of successful immune-based therapies has so far been unfulfilled. This two-paper Series from The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology covers the current challenges faced in the development of immune-based therapies for type 1 diabetes and approaches to overcome them in the future. In the first Series paper, Mark Atkinson and colleagues discuss the challenge of modulating β-cell autoimmunity in type 1 diabetes, highlighting how gaps in understanding of disease pathogenesis and issues with study design have hampered advances in translating initially promising preclinical approaches into clinical therapies, and recommending several approaches to advance progress in this area. In the second Series paper, Bart Roep and colleagues focus on antigen-specific immunotherapy approaches, highlighting recent research advances and the opportunities and challenges of translating research findings into clinical strategies that prevent progressive loss of β-cell function and survival in patients.  
thelancet.com
about 1 year ago