Osteomyelitis – Causes & Symptoms – Bone Infection

Today we are going to talk about Osteomyelitis Right We’ll talk about its pathology as well as its relevant clinical medicine Right So, first of all, what is meant by osteomyelitis Osteo means bone myelos mean bone marrow Right, Itis mean inflammation So, what is osteomyelitis? Inflammation of bone and bone marrow Right, so what is osteomyelitis? Inflammation of bone […]

Premature Atrial Contractions (PACs), Animation.

Premature atrial contractions, PACs, are premature heartbeats originating in one of the upper chambers of the heart, the atria. PACs are common among patients with lung disorders, such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, COPD, but they also often occur in healthy people. PACs may be caused or worsened by caffeine, alcohol use, and certain medications. Apart from occasional palpitations, PACs […]

Causes, Symptoms & Treatment for Acute & Chronic Pancreatitis

Pancreatitis presents in several forms. There’s a acute pancreatitis that usually a is self-limited. It results from a the overuse of alcohol or a sometimes gallstone disease can cause a acute pancreatitis. This is a self-limited disease that results in hospitalization for three to five days. After a the patient is discharged from the hospital, the pancreatitis usually resolves. Sometimes […]

Treating Schizophrenia with Antipsychotic Medication (1 of 4)

I think the data on whether a psychotic patients should be treated with an antipsychotic is fairly strong. The risks of being psychotic and the troubles that our patient can get into our being acutely psychotic are quite severe and can include suicide, so most psychiatrists would recommend antipsychotic treatment for patient who is suffering acute episode of psychosis. Now, […]

Chronic Illness | Hank Green & Kati Morton

Kati (K): Hey everybody! I have a wonderful, special guest. Hank Green is here to talk with us about his experience with chronic illness. Hank (H): Hi Kati. How’re you doing? K: I’m good, how are you? H: I’m good. Funny thing to say after you’re like “Let’s talk about your chronic illness…I’m doing great! No I am actually, particularly […]

What is the difference between Somatic Symptom Disorder and Illness Anxiety Disorder?

Well this is doctor grande today the question is what is the difference between? somatic symptom disorder an illness anxiety disorder Now these two disorders used to be represented by just one disorder in older editions of the DSM the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual This disorder was referred to as hypochondriasis You may have heard the term Hypochondriac that was […]