Hypoxemia Explained Clearly – Causes, Physiology, Hypoxia, Treatment
13
October

Hypoxemia Explained Clearly – Causes, Physiology, Hypoxia, Treatment

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

welcome to another MedCram lecture we’re going to talk about hypoxemia and its five physiological causes again anything with the ending of a emia it’s going to have to be something that’s related to the blood so hyponatremia hypokalemia hypercalcemia again it’s referring to the amount in the blood this is as opposed to the […]


“Rwandan National Neonatal Protocol_Cardiology” by Emmanuel Rusingiza for OPENPediatrics
11
October

“Rwandan National Neonatal Protocol_Cardiology” by Emmanuel Rusingiza for OPENPediatrics

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Rwandan National Neonatal Protocol: Cardiology by Dr. Emmanuel Rusingiza. Introduction. Hello. My name is Emmanuel Rusingiza. I am a pediatric cardiologist at Kigali University Teaching Hospital, called also CHUK. Today I’m going to talk on a chapter on cardiovascular diseases in newborns. Overview. By the end of this chapter, participants should be able to identify […]


“Management of the Intubated Asthmatic Patient” by Gerhard Wolf and Craig Smallwood
09
October

“Management of the Intubated Asthmatic Patient” by Gerhard Wolf and Craig Smallwood

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Management of the Intubated Asthmatic Patient by Dr. Gerhard Wolf and Craig Smallwood. Hi, I’m Gerhard Wolf. I’m an attending in the Division of Critical Care Medicine in the Department of Anesthesia. My name’s Craig Smallwood, and I’m a Respiratory Therapist. And today we’re going to talk about how to ventilate a patient with asthma. […]


Pulmonary Diffusion Explained! Causes of Hypoxemia #2 of 5
09
October

Pulmonary Diffusion Explained! Causes of Hypoxemia #2 of 5

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

welcome to another MedCram lecture we’re gonna talk about hypoxemia again and this time we’re gonna talk about diffusion again hypoxemia literally meaning low oxygen in the blood let’s talk about diffusion as a possibility for a mechanism for hypoxemia to talk about that though we’ve got to sort of break down the the alveolus […]


Obstructive Sleep Apnea Explained Clearly – Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, Treatment
07
October

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Explained Clearly – Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, Treatment

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

well welcome to another MedCram lecture we could talk about obstructive sleep apnea and specifically we’re going to get into the pathophysiology the risk factors the diagnosis and the treatment for obstructive sleep apnea ok let’s talk a little bit about the pathophysiology thought the physiology is the basically how do things go wrong so […]


Pneumonia Explained! Symptoms, Diagnosis, Labs, Treatment

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

well welcome to the MedCram lecture we’re going to talk about pneumonia which is a pretty big topic today pneumonia is very common so you do have to know about it and you do see it quite a bit in the inpatient setting and you also see it in the outpatient setting pneumonia globally affects […]


Is it asthma or vocal cord dysfunction?

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Another common illness that I see, that is sometimes difficult to differentiate from asthma, is an entity we call vocal cord dysfunction. And it’s really more of a syndrome rather than a disease itself. But the vocal cords, which sit right at the top of your main breathing tube, constrict. Now sometimes they, they, and […]


COPD I Nucleus Health
17
September

COPD I Nucleus Health

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD, is the gradual loss of your ability to breathe effectively. Normally, as you inhale, air moves freely through your trachea, or windpipe, then through large tubes called bronchi smaller tubes called bronchioles and finally into tiny sacs called alveoli. Small blood vessels called capillaries surround your alveoli. Oxygen from […]


“Chest Physiotherapy,” by Susan Hamilton, MS, RN, for OPENPediatrics
14
September

“Chest Physiotherapy,” by Susan Hamilton, MS, RN, for OPENPediatrics

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Chest Physiotherapy, by Susan Hamilton. Health care workers in all health care settings should always adhere to the latest World Health Organization guidelines on hand hygiene and barrier precautions before and after contact with the patient, bodily fluids, or patient surroundings. For more information, please watch our video entitled Hand Hygiene. Introduction. Hi, I’m Sue […]


Dr. Brian Kelly – Allergy, Asthma and Immunology

By Adem Lewis / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Hello, my name is Brian Kelly and I’m an allergist here at Boys Town. I completed my medical school training at the University of Missouri in Kansas City. I then moved on to Milwaukee, where I completed my pediatric residency at the Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin and my allergy/immunology fellowship at the Medical College of […]