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The spinal cord

Notes on the spinal cord and the neuro anatomy  
Philip Welsby
over 8 years ago
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Neurology - Spinal Cord Introduction

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Nicole Chalmers
over 5 years ago
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Emotions: Limbic System

Learn about the key structures of the limbic structure and how they play a role in experiencing emotion.  
YouTube
over 5 years ago
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Stroke Syndromes part1

The stroke syndromes. most common is middle cerebral artery. Key Loc=loss of consciousness Bulb= memory Spiral= confusion These are intact in MCA..only in ACA memory is affected hence the bulb is crossed out. Divide the body in 4 boxes representing upper and lower limbs and each box is further divided into S (sensory) M (Motor). The dark shading means this is affected more. Dotted shading means affected to a lesser extent. Note how sensory is intact (not shaded) in webers and benedict . The red dot in brain = site of infarction The 2 circles represent visual field. ( intact in ACA). Only ACA has urinary incontinence (shown by leaking urine) Note. For Benedict. .Ataxia is shown by shading under the legs on one side (although legs are represented by boxes the stick lines as legs is only used to represent ataxia). tip..whenever faced with an infarct question draw the man and symbols shown and shade accordingly. Will definitely help diagnose the case quickly.  
Sarosh Kamal
about 4 years ago
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Syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone (SIADH)

Overview and concise explanation of syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone (SIADH)  
youtube.com
over 3 years ago
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Jon Cobley's Neurological Examination: The Lower Limbs

Jon Cobley explains how to perform a neurological examination of the lower limbs  
Ronak Ved
about 7 years ago
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Nasopharyngeal tube insertion video

This video - produced by students at Oxford University Medical School in conjunction with the faculty - demonstrates how to size and insert a Nasopharyngeal Airway.<br>It is part of a series of videos on the Initial Assessment of a Trauma Patient.  
Hussam Rostom
about 7 years ago
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Basal Ganglia Structure and Pathways

Quick poster I made regarding the pathways that cause and inhibit movement about the basal ganglia! This is my first contribution so hope you find it useful!  
Mahima Charan
over 6 years ago
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Basal Ganglia Indirect Pathway

This video discusses how the indirect basal ganglia pathway inhibits movement.  
YouTube
over 5 years ago
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Scientists pinpoint exact area of the brain where Alzheimer's begins

University of Southern California experts found a critical but vulnerable region in the brain, the locus coeruleus (pictured in blue), is subject to damage decades before symptoms appear.  
dailymail.co.uk
over 3 years ago
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Vagus nerve

An edited version of my Friday Evening Discouse given to the Royal Institution on 11 April 2008. Abstract: The vagus nerves (cranial nerve X) connects our brainstem to the body, facilitating monitoring and control of many automatic functions; the vagus electrically links our gut, lungs and heart to the base of the brain in an evolutionarily-ancient circuit, similar between mammals and also seen in birds, reptiles, and amphibians. The vagus comprises a major part of the parasympathetic autonomic nervous system, contributing to the motor control of important physiological functions such as heart rate and gut motility. The vagus is also sensory, relaying protective visceral information leading to reflexes like cough and indication of lung volume. The vagus has been described as a neural component of the immune reflex. By monitoring changes in the level of control exerted by the vagus, apparent as beat by beat changes of heart rate, it is possible to indirectly view the effect of pharmaceuticals and disease on brainstem function and neural processes underlying consciousness. The paired vagus nerves of humans have different functions, and stimulation of the left vagus has been shown to be a therapeutic treatment for epilepsy, and may modulate the perception of pain.  
Chris Pomfrett
almost 11 years ago
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Alzheimer's Disease

An overview of Alzheimer's Disease  
Harriet Blundell
over 6 years ago
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What is Summation?

This video covers the topic of summation including both temporal and spatial summation.  
YouTube
over 5 years ago
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Learn 12 Cranial Nerves in 5mins (The Easy Way)

If you want the PDF of the 12 Cranial Nerves --- it can be purchased here https://www.scribd.com/doc/244032967/12-Cranial-Nerves I reduced the length of my o...  
YouTube
over 5 years ago
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A 21st Century Map of the Brain

Can you imagine being able to search for locations in the human body in the same way you can on Google Maps? This thinking lead Programmer Rich Stoner to create this amazing video of a 21st Century Map of the Brain which was our most popular tweet last week. A 21st Century Map of the Brain http://t.co/tkojzJBW55 via @brianglanz #openscience— Meducation (@Meducation) October 18, 2013 Rich writes in his blog - “Now we can quickly search Google Maps for a location, ask what is nearby, and even see what it looks like using StreetView. Now, imagine if something like that existed for the human brain: an interactive environment to search, visualize, and explore layers upon layers of neuroanatomy. This is the dream of cortical cartographers (also known as neuroanatomists). 10 years ago, one of the largest brain mapping initiatives was founded by Paul Allen with a single goal: to build a 21st Century Map of the Brain.” Click here to read more. The mapping of the brain is a working progress and therefore not 100% accurate. Even so the video gives us an insight into the innovate ways we will be able to interact with science in the future. You can follow Meducation on twitter to see more tweets like this at twitter.com/meducation.  
Nicole Chalmers
almost 6 years ago
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Facial Nerve Anatomy

The facial nerve is the seventh cranial nerve, or simply cranial nerve VII.  
youtube.com
almost 4 years ago
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Brainstem Anatomy | Midsagittal Section

This video is overview of the Midbrain, Cerebellum, Pons and Medulla Oblongata in a midsagittal section.  
youtube.com
almost 4 years ago
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Brain Atlas for Medical Education

Brain exploration and automatic testing  
Thirunavuukarasuu Arumugam
almost 10 years ago
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Asterixis ('liver flap')

Demonstration of asterixis in a man with hepatic encephalopathy. Full permission was sought from the patient.  
Deleted User
almost 9 years ago