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Respiratory examination

Video produced by St Georges University outlining the respiratory examination.  
Dr Alastair Buick
over 10 years ago
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Respiratory disease symptoms

This document lists the symptoms of all the respiratory disease I came across in the rspiratory module in my first year of medical school.  
Lucy Faulkner
over 7 years ago
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Cancer notes

Some useful notes on cancer and principles of oncology.  
Aoibhin McGarrity
almost 7 years ago
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Neoplasia nomenclature poster

The basics of nomenclature concerning Neoplasia are covered concisely and succinctly in one A3 size poster. Being able to correctly name tumours of differing origin can be a challenging task for new medical students, this teaching poster aims to aid the process.  
Aagash Vadera
almost 9 years ago
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An interesting chest x-ray

Case-based X-ray Interpretation with Questions.  
Anna-Maria Paes
about 7 years ago
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Body Systems: homeostasis, blood, cardiology and respiratory

First Year Faculty of Life Sciences notes from lectures and textbooks. There may be paragraphs copied from Martini et al. (2010) so if anyone has any issues with copyright or plagiarism please let me know and I will remove it immediately.  
Daniel Sapier
over 8 years ago
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Asthma: nebuliser and inhaler use

This video - produced by students at Oxford University Medical School in conjunction with the faculty - demonstrates how to use a nebuliser and explain correct inhaler technique to a patient. It is part of a series of videos covering Respiratory Medicine skills.  
Hussam Rostom
over 7 years ago
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Peak flow interpretation

SUBSCRIBE Learn the basic of PFT interpretation. This tutorial examines interpreting the predicted and actual values of FVC and FEV1 results. For respiratory...  
YouTube
almost 6 years ago
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Pulmonary Function Testing

A slideshow covering the basics of interpretation.  
slideshare.net
about 4 years ago
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DVT can lead to pulmonary embolism (PE)

In DVT, there is the potential danger of a blood clot breaking free and travelling with the blood stream. As a consequence, the clot is able to reach the hea...  
youtube.com
about 4 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
over 7 years ago
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Respiratory diseases 2

 
nedaa kiwan
almost 5 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
over 11 years ago
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Administration of oxygen

This video - produced by students at Oxford University Medical School in conjunction with the faculty - demonstrates how to deliver oxygen therapy through various devices, as well as the prescribing of oxygen.<br>It is part of a series of videos covering Respiratory Medicine skills.<br><br>Please see the BTS guidelines for more information:<br><a href="http://www.brit-thoracic.org.uk/guidelines/emergency-oxygen-use-in-adult-patients.aspx" target="_blank" title="http://www.brit-thoracic.org.uk/guidelines/emergency-oxygen-use-in-adult-patients.aspx" rel="nofollow" dir="ltr" class="yt-uix-redirect-link">http://www.brit-thoracic.org.uk/guidelines/emergency-oxygen-use-in-adult-pati...</a>  
Hussam Rostom
over 7 years ago
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8-Step Guide to ABG Analysis: Tic-Tac-Toe Method - Nurseslabs

An arterial blood gas (ABG) is a blood test that measures the acidity (pH) and the levels of oxygen and carbon dioxide in the blood. Blood for an ABG test is taken from an artery whereas most other blood tests are done on a sample of blood taken from a vein. This test is done to monitor several conditions that can cause serious health complications especially to critically ill individuals.  
nurseslabs.com
almost 5 years ago
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Asthma: Definition, Aetiology, Clinical Features, Diagnosis and Managment

This is "Asthma" by pulsenotes on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them.  
vimeo.com
almost 4 years ago
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Chest Pain Differentials

 
Mrs Malaika Smith
almost 4 years ago
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Pleural effusion x-ray (left-sided)

This PA Chest X-Ray demonstrates a left sided pleural effusion. In this condition fluid collects between the parietal and visceral pleura and appears as a shadowy fluid level on the X-Ray with obliteration of the costophrenic angles. If you were to examine this patient they might be in respiratory distress from reduced oxygen uptake (so have low sats, high resp rate, possible cyanosis and accessory muscle useage) - they may have reduced chest expansion on the affected side and it would be stony dull to percussion. Fluid transmits sound poorly so breath sounds would be decreased as would vocal resonance/fremitus. Someone with consolidation may have very similar clinical findings but the underlying area of lung is almost solid due to pus from the infective process - as sounds travel well through solids they would have increased vocal fremitus which is how you can clinically differentiate between the two conditions. Clinical examination and understanding of conditions is paramount to practice effective medicine. Before you recieved this X-Ray you should be able to diagnose the condition and use the X-Ray to confirm your suspicions.  
Rhys Clement
over 10 years ago
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ENT - Nose Examination - Nasoendoscopy.mp4

This video - produced by students at Oxford University Medical School in conjunction with the ENT faculty - demonstrates how to perform an examination of the nose, including use of a nasoendoscope.  
Hussam Rostom
over 7 years ago