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Neuro-Ophthalmology Lecture

This is the first 10 minutes of the neuroophthalmology eye lecture from Ophthobook.com. This lecture covers eye-muscle and ocular movement including the direction of action for all the eye muscles and how to document your exam findings.  
Nicole Chalmers
over 7 years ago
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DNA prostate test 'will predict deadliest cancer risk' - BBC News

DNA tests, like those for women's breast cancer, could soon be used to see which men face the highest risk of deadly prostate cancer, scientists say.  
BBC News
over 7 years ago
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Student Sues Uni For Failing Degree, Faces £90k Legal Bill

A medical student at Newcastle University faces a £90,000 legal bill after trying to sue the university for failing him. Paul Crawford, 32, sued the university after unsuccessfully re-taking  
The Huffington Post UK
over 7 years ago
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Wishful thinking in medical education: The challenge of feedback and the burden of accountability in clinical medical education

On-going feedback is the most useful as it accustoms the recipient to receiving feedback and allows real time reflection and timely changes to practice to make it a developmental process. Feedback becomes less daunting than if it is delivered in a less frequent staged way. Face to face feedback is also more beneficial as it allows discussion and explanation which ensures optimal communication and understanding. This does not always happen with written feedback. It also encourages the individual to describe the rationale for their decisions which is a useful skill and overcomes defensive response to challenge.  
wishfulthinkinginmedicaleducation.blogspot.co.uk
over 7 years ago
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E-cigarettes face curb in public places in Wales - BBC News

Wales could be the first part of the UK to ban the use of electronic cigarettes in enclosed public places under plans for a new public health law.  
BBC News
over 7 years ago
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Smartphone overuse may 'damage' eyes, say opticians

Exclusive music news, big interviews, entertainment, social media trends and video from the news people at BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtra.  
BBC News
over 7 years ago
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E-cigarettes face curb in public places in Wales - BBC News

Wales could become the first part of the UK to ban electronic cigarettes in public places.  
BBC News
over 7 years ago
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An expert eye

Medical Protection Society Website  
medicalprotection.org
over 7 years ago
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Bullous Pemphigoid

Aetiology Elderly (>65yrs) Vaccinations (in children with  condition affecting face, palms and soles)  NSAIDs, furosemide, antibiotics UV radiation / x-rays   Pathophysiology  
almostadoctor.com - free medical student revision notes
over 7 years ago
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Watering Eyes

 
almostadoctor.com - free medical student revision notes
over 7 years ago
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The Red Eye

There are many causes of a red eye. Below we have outlined the commonest and most important causes. Causes of a red eye: Conjunctivitis Corneal abrasions and ulcers Acute Iritis Scleritis Acute Glaucoma (separate notes available) Subconjunctival haemorrhage   Conjunctivitis  
almostadoctor.com - free medical student revision notes
over 7 years ago
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Eyes: The Windows to Your Health

Your eyes are tiny spheres of wonder. A doctor can find warning signs of high blood pressure, diabetes, and a whole range of other systemic health issues, just by examining your eyes. Ophthalmologist Neal Adams explains why the eye's tissues and blood vessels make such a good barometer for wellness.Click here to read about how the video was made.  
video.nationalgeographic.com
over 7 years ago
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UK doctors commonly face fitness to practise hearings without legal representation

More than 4 in 10 doctors who were investigated for fitness to practise last year did not have legal representation during their hearings, a freedom of information request to the General Medical Council (GMC) has found.  
bmj.com
over 7 years ago
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Therapist guided internet delivered cognitive behavioural therapy

There are two main forms of internet delivered cognitive behavioural therapy—fully automated open access programmes without therapist contact and programmes guided by a therapist, which are conducted in a context similar to that of regular healthcare. This editorial focuses on therapy that is guided by a therapist, with scheduling that mirrors face to face treatment.1  
www.bmj.com
over 7 years ago
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Trigeminal neuralgia

Trigeminal neuralgia is a severe, unilateral, episodic pain of the face that is provoked by light touch; it should be differentiated from dental causes of pain  
www.bmj.com
over 7 years ago
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GSK faces accusations of bribing doctors in Poland

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) recently announced that by 2016 it will end direct payments to doctors for promotional talks and stop setting individual targets for its sales reps.1 The announcement by GSK, which last year made profits of £6.6bn (€7.9bn; $11.0bn), was broadly welcomed in an industry that has long been tarnished by accusations of corruption and aggressive marketing.  
bmj.com
over 7 years ago
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Do My Eyes have Anti-Shake Vision? - The Naked Scientists

Naked Scientists - 4th Jun 2011 - Do My Eyes have Anti-Shake Vision?  
thenakedscientists.com
over 7 years ago