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Medical School – Cellulitis

Medical School – Cellulitis

Hey this is Dr. K from imedicalschool and today lets talk about cellulitis. We will rev iew the causes of cellulitis, the differential diagnoses , as well as, the management of cellulitis. First we need to understand what exactly is cellulitis. Cellulitis is an infection that involves the skin and soft tissues. The parts of …

Body focused repetitive disorders (trichotillomania & excoriation)

Body focused repetitive disorders (trichotillomania & excoriation)

Body-focused repetitive disorders is an umbrella term in the DSM-5 or Diagnostic and Statistical Manual, the 5th edition, for disorders where individuals compulsively damage their physical appearance. In fact, these used to be classified as impulse-control disorders, but now belong in the family of obsessive-compulsive disorders. Two of the well known ones are trichotillomania which …

Newborn Hearing Screening – Boys Town National Research Hospital

Newborn Hearing Screening – Boys Town National Research Hospital

All hospitals in the United States screen for hearing loss. These simple very relatively quick screening tests are done in the nursery usually before the babies are discharged home. We have two methods to test newborn hearing. One is called otoacoustic emissions and the other is auditory brainstem response. The OAE or otoacoustic emission, we …

Myspine MC – ORF – Speising hospital

Myspine MC – ORF – Speising hospital

Spine surgeries can now be carried out more accurately and effectively than ever before, according to the Orthopedic Hospital Speising. Doctors at this hospital are using special guides created by a 3D printer. Karl Reiss accompanied one of the first of these personalized operations and filmed the event. In order to find the optimal way …

Children’s Hospital Colorado | Incredibly Different Care

Children’s Hospital Colorado | Incredibly Different Care

– Oh, he looks like a mini you. (squealing) – I’m not a mini you, I’m different. – Kids are way different than adults. – Our hearts beat faster. – My blood vessels are smaller. – So we use smaller needles. – And we’re more sensitive to radiation. – Kids bones have growth plates. (shattering) …