New to Meducation?
Sign up
Already signed up? Log In

Category

Preview
0
0

How Frozen's Elsa helped a little girl with albinism - BBC News

Elsa from the Disney animation Frozen is recognisable worldwide, but for one family she normalised their daughter's albinism.  
bbc.co.uk
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
8

Neonatal Circumcision Does Not Reduce Sensitivity in Men

Circumcised and uncircumcised men did not differ in penile sensitivity, and the foreskin was not the most sensitive part of the penis, a new study showed.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
1

Pain Management for Neuropathic Pain in Fabry Disease

Debilitating neuropathic pain is one of the key features of Fabry disease. What pain management strategies may be most effective?  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
4

Dupilumab, a Monoclonal Antibody for Atopic Dermatitis

Learn about a novel biological therapy for atopic eczema, dupilumab, which is on a fast-track to FDA approval. How is it clarifying our understanding of the pathogenesis of this chronic disease?  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
7

Everolimus Data for Seizures in Tuberous Sclerosis 'Exciting'

The new results may open the door to eventually being able to treat epilepsy, not just seizures, researchers say.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
1

Impact of Surveillance for Barrett Esophagus on Progression

Does endoscopic surveillance improve detection of esophageal adenocarcinoma at an earlier stage in patients with Barrett's esophagus?  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
7bf5e56845946834d0868d4a3d2cf61f469c115b8432869940920152
9
1474

100 Real MRCPCH Questions

Questions and answers from real examinations from year 2000 to 2006. The first 60 questions are MCQs and the remainder are SBAs.  
slideshare.net
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
3

A neonate with dyspnoea

A newborn boy presented to the neonatal intensive care unit with dyspnoea at birth. He was born at 40+1 weeks’ gestation and weighed 2950 g, with Apgar scores of 9 at one minute and 9 at five minutes. On examination, his left lung breath sounds were absent and bowel sounds could be auscultated in the left thoracic cage. His respiratory rate was 70 breaths/min and there were no other …  
feeds.bmj.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
0

A neonate with dyspnoea

A newborn boy presented to the neonatal intensive care unit with dyspnoea at birth. He was born at 40+1 weeks’ gestation and weighed 2950 g, with Apgar scores of 9 at one minute and 9 at five minutes. On examination, his left lung breath sounds were absent and bowel sounds could be auscultated in the left thoracic cage. His respiratory rate was 70 breaths/min and there were no other …  
feeds.bmj.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
1

FDA Panel Finds Evidence Inadequate for Eteplirsen in DMD

Despite emotional testimony from patients and families, an FDA advisory panel concluded evidence for an investigational drug in Duchenne muscular dystrophy was not sufficient to recommend approval.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
0

Gene Therapy for Choroideremia Improves Vision After 3.5 Years

Gene therapy for choroideremia continues to improve some patients' vision 3.5 years after treatment.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
4

Toward a Salivary Biomarker for Huntington Disease

A new study assesses the potential of a peripheral biomarker for Huntington disease.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
0

Vaccinating pregnant women against flu reduces newborns’ risk of infection, study finds

Infants born to women who reported receiving influenza vaccine during pregnancy had a 61% reduction in influenza-like illnesses in the first six months of life, a 70% reduction in laboratory confirmed influenza and an 81% reduction in hospitalisations associated with laboratory confirmed influenza when compared with infants whose mothers did not receive the vaccine during pregnancy, a US study has found.1  
feeds.bmj.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
0

Radiofrequency Ablation in Patients With Barrett Esophagus

Is radiofrequency ablation considered to be a safe and effective treatment for patients with Barrett esophagus with low-grade dysplasia, and does it prevent progression to esophageal cancer?  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
1

Patent ductus arteriosus illuminating an old eponym

A 60 year old woman was sent from primary care for assessment of acute left sided pleuritic chest pain and dyspnoea without sputum production. She had been experiencing malaise, intermittent fever, and rigors for four weeks. A patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) had been identified in late adulthood 10 years earlier, after a murmur was detected on routine medical examination. This was confirmed by transthoracic echocardiography; there were no other signs of haemodynamic importance.  
feeds.bmj.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
2

Patent ductus arteriosus illuminating an old eponym

A 60 year old woman was sent from primary care for assessment of acute left sided pleuritic chest pain and dyspnoea without sputum production. She had been experiencing malaise, intermittent fever, and rigors for four weeks. A patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) had been identified in late adulthood 10 years earlier, after a murmur was detected on routine medical examination. This was confirmed by transthoracic echocardiography; there were no other signs of haemodynamic importance.  
feeds.bmj.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
0

Patent ductus arteriosus illuminating an old eponym

A 60 year old woman was sent from primary care for assessment of acute left sided pleuritic chest pain and dyspnoea without sputum production. She had been experiencing malaise, intermittent fever, and rigors for four weeks. A patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) had been identified in late adulthood 10 years earlier, after a murmur was detected on routine medical examination. This was confirmed by transthoracic echocardiography; there were no other signs of haemodynamic importance.  
feeds.bmj.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
0
0

Patent ductus arteriosus illuminating an old eponym

A 60 year old woman was sent from primary care for assessment of acute left sided pleuritic chest pain and dyspnoea without sputum production. She had been experiencing malaise, intermittent fever, and rigors for four weeks. A patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) had been identified in late adulthood 10 years earlier, after a murmur was detected on routine medical examination. This was confirmed by transthoracic echocardiography; there were no other signs of haemodynamic importance.  
feeds.bmj.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
1
12

Spina Bifida

An animation detailing spina bifida in a baby, levels of severity, as well as the surgical ways to close the opening.  
youtube.com
over 3 years ago
Preview
1
2

Clubfoot (Talipes Equinovarus)

Clubfoot (Talipes Equinovarus) overview causes symptoms treatment options  
youtube.com
over 3 years ago