Abdominal Pain: The Saint-Chopra Guide to Inpatient Medicine, 4th Edition
09
March

Abdominal Pain: The Saint-Chopra Guide to Inpatient Medicine, 4th Edition

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– Hello, my name is Dr. Vineet Chopra and I’m here today to talk to you about abdominal pain. This is coming from the Saint-Chopra Guide to Inpatient Medicine that I wrote with my colleague and research mentor Dr. Sanjay Saint. This is the Fourth Edition and this video is a brief overview of one […]


Medication Assistant- Wisconsin Technical Colleges
09
March

Medication Assistant- Wisconsin Technical Colleges

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

(Sharon:) A Medication Assistant is a person that helps dispense medications to patients in nursing homes or long-term care facilities. (Jody:) You learn all the different drug classes. You learn the effects they can have on the body-system, you learn the different ways of giving the medications. (Sharon:) You need to be a Certified Nursing […]


Why study Medicine in Copenhagen?
09
March

Why study Medicine in Copenhagen?

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Back home I already heard something – what universities are like – in Denmark – and how different the hierarchy is – I am used to a very conservative hierarchy – this is really different here – and it turned out to be even better – than I expected. So for me it was kind […]



Real Doctor vs TV Doctor | Medical Drama Myths | Doctor Mike
08
March

Real Doctor vs TV Doctor | Medical Drama Myths | Doctor Mike

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Students Recreate $750 Prescription Drug for $2?!
08
March

Students Recreate $750 Prescription Drug for $2?!

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

– People are obviously finding it more difficult to afford some of their prescription medications due to the pricing. Well, a group of high school students in Australia did something really cool. They got creative. They were able to replicate a 750 dollar drug for two bucks. And that of course leaves us all scratching […]



Buying Medicines and Medical Devices Online
07
March

Buying Medicines and Medical Devices Online

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , /

If you’re ordering medicine health equipment or supplies online the Therapeutic Goods Administration or TGA is here to help inform you that you may not be making the best choices for your health. After all it can seem that there are a lot of tempting options online but it’s difficult to tell which of these […]


Healing a Fracture with a Fracture | Penn Medicine

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(slow inspiring music) – Heather’s case is actually fairly typical of what we see in our Limb Salvage and Extremity Reconstruction Center. Young, active individual, unanticipated injury. Roller derby for Heather was a passion, and she broke her tibia. She went to a local hospital, and she had a rod placed, and from a technical […]


Drug Prices on the Rise: What Can Physicians Do?

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Welcome to Impact Factor, your weekly dose of commentary on a new medical study. I’m Dr. F. Perry Wilson. When I was a resident rotating in the ICU, a 25-year-old came in after a v-fib arrest in the setting of DKA. A known diabetic, he had been rationing his insulin due to the high price […]