This tutorial explores the function of the nephron, in particular: Filtration, Reabsorption, Secretion and Excretion. It explains explains the solutes involved and how they are processed by the nephron. It is recommended that you view the Renal Anatomy series before watching this tutorial.
Physiology lecture introducing the six major functions of the kidneys, including: excretion, regulation of volume status, regulation of electrolytes and acid/base balance, secretion of erythropoetin and renin, and gluconeogenesis.
This quiz covers indications, complications and blood products. Information from NICE guidelines, JPAC website (joint UK blood transfusion and tissue transplantation) and oxford handbook of clinical medicine.
A step-by-step tutorial about glomerular filtration. Includes an overview of glomerular filtration rate (GFR), discussing how Starling forces (hydrostatic and oncotic pressure) lead to filtration being favoured.