Complete Blood Count (CBC) Case – Lab Results Interpretation: Thrombocytopenia & Leukocytosis
23
October

Complete Blood Count (CBC) Case – Lab Results Interpretation: Thrombocytopenia & Leukocytosis

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

welcome to another MedCram lecture we’re going to talk about a case which is gonna illustrate the need for understanding laboratory data okay so let’s get started we have a 60 year old Caucasian male who presents with diarrhea and hypotension fever chills and dizziness vital signs his temperature is 38.3 his pulse is 135 […]


Lymphoma Explained Clearly – Hodgkins & Non-Hodgkin’s Pathophysiology
21
October

Lymphoma Explained Clearly – Hodgkins & Non-Hodgkin’s Pathophysiology

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

welcome to another MedCram lecture we’re going to talk about lymphomas and lymphoma is a pretty big topic so we sort of have to break it down but let’s talk about lymphomas in general there are two major types of lymphomas I want to sort of break this down for you here there’s Hodgkins and […]


Cephalosporin Antibiotics: Clear Chart With Each Generation!
20
October

Cephalosporin Antibiotics: Clear Chart With Each Generation!

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

welcome to another MedCram lecture we’re going to talk about cephalosporins and specifically the different generations some representative antibiotics in each class and what are the unique things about those generations and what they do in their coverage so there are five generations of cephalosporins we’ve got the first generation cephalosporin we’ve got the second […]


(CC/JPG) Drawing Pharmacology Video 3 Chapter 3 Respiratory Pharmacology / NAPLEX NCLEX Review
18
October

(CC/JPG) Drawing Pharmacology Video 3 Chapter 3 Respiratory Pharmacology / NAPLEX NCLEX Review

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

Welcome we’re gonna do drawing pharmacology again. These are not final videos. We’re just kind of working through some of the things that we’ll need. Trying to use generation synthesis, the higher end of bloom’s taxonomy, as we think through these, try to remember them. For respiratory, before we get into any of the medications, […]


Pharmacokinetics – Part 1: Topical and Systemic Drugs
17
October

Pharmacokinetics – Part 1: Topical and Systemic Drugs

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

Pharmacokinetics: Topical and systemic drugs Have you heard of the saying: “Pharmacokinetics is what the body does to a drug; pharmacodynamics is what a drug does to the body”? This interplay between the body and drug is what we’d like to depict in this Chalk Talk series. First, we’ll start with two episodes on pharmacokinetics, […]


Diarrhea: Pathology, Types & Causes – Pediatric Gastroenterology | Lecturio
17
October

Diarrhea: Pathology, Types & Causes – Pediatric Gastroenterology | Lecturio

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

So what about a patient with diarrhea? The definition of diarrhea is more than 10 ccs per kilo per day of fluid loss through stools. That might be on a test. I find it fairly useless in terms of a definition. Mostly because it’s almost impossible to measure how many ccs per kilogram per day […]


Hypernatremia Explained! Types, Diagnosis, & Treatment
15
October

Hypernatremia Explained! Types, Diagnosis, & Treatment

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

welcome to another MedCram lecture we’re going to talk about hypernatremia not hyponatremia but hypernatremia and this is defined as any sodium concentration that is greater than 145 now just as a reminder anything that ends in letters amia refers to something that is in the blood so we’re talking about an elevated sodium concentration […]


Immuno Hypersensitivity Reactions Type I II III IV Tutorial: Allergy, Histamine, Antibody,
14
October

Immuno Hypersensitivity Reactions Type I II III IV Tutorial: Allergy, Histamine, Antibody,

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

ABCD as Four types of hypersensivity reactions. Type I is “Allergy.” First time you get stung by a bee – no big deal – your immune system has been sensitized to bee venom and makes antibodies. Which is fine, if the antibodies are NOT IgE. If you’re unlucky, the second time you get stung, you […]


(CC) Asthma, Beta Agonists vs. Glucocorticoids (CH 3 RESPIRATORY NAPLEX / NCLEX PHARMACOLOGY REVIEW)
14
October

(CC) Asthma, Beta Agonists vs. Glucocorticoids (CH 3 RESPIRATORY NAPLEX / NCLEX PHARMACOLOGY REVIEW)

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

This is chapter three respiratory and asthma treatment I. I’m sure I’ll make more videos about asthma from Memorizing Pharmacology. We’ll start with the two main classes of medications – the bronchodilators, which treat the bronchospasm or bronchoconstriction, and then on the other side, the anti-inflammatory, the steroids are to treat the inflammation. Albuterol the […]


Lab Results, Values, and Interpretation (CBC, BMP, CMP, LFT)
13
October

Lab Results, Values, and Interpretation (CBC, BMP, CMP, LFT)

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

well welcome to another MedCram lecture we’re going to talk about lab analysis and this really is the opening of a long series that we’re going to do on the analysis of laboratory results especially in patients that are in the hospital labs our objective data you know that whenever we see a patient we […]