This page provides a graphic representation of what Addison’s Disease and the clinical presentation. The purpose of this illustration is to provide a basic understanding of this disease as well as to help distinguish the difference between Addison’s Disease and Conn’s Disease, which many medical students confuse.
This page provides a graphic representation of what Conn’s Disease (Primary Hyperaldosteronism) and Secondary Hyperaldosteronism as well as a basic rendering of the Renin-Angiotensin System (RAS). The purpose of this illustration is to provide a basic understanding of this disease as well as to help distinguish the difference between Addison’s Disease and Conn’s Disease, which many medical students confuse.
Multiple Myeloma – 2 pages
This 2-page document provides a summary of Multiple Myeloma as well as a brief overview of plasma cell dyscrasias.
Acid Base Disorders 101 – 1 page
This document provides a basic summary of simple acid/base disorders (respiratory acidosis, metabolic acidosis, respiratory alkalosis, and metabolic alkalosis) as well as an easy to follow systematic approach on how to determine the type of acid/base disorder.
Pulmonary Infections – 6 pages
This 6-page document provides a review of pulmonary infections including pneumonia, tuberculosis, lung abscesses, and more.
Interstitial Lung Disease – 7 pages
This 7-page document provides a review of interstitial lung disease including pneumoconioses (coal worker’s pneumoconiosis, asbestos, berylliosis, and silicosis), idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, and more.
This document reviews two commonly tested neuromuscular junction (NMJ) diseases and provides easy mnemonics to differentiate the two.
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Motor Homunculus Mnemonic
The motor homunculus is frequently tested on medical school exams and the boards. “LAF” is an easy-to-remember mnemonic that I came up with that helped me nail questions. I explain what LAF means and more on my Instagram post @doctorgoals from 9/20/16. Check it out!
Guillain-Barre Syndrome vs. Botulism
This 1-page document compares GBS and botulism and provides an easy-to-remember mnemonic to help distinguish the two.
I came up with a “trick” to remember the treatment of syphilis. See my Instagram post @doctorgoals for the explanation but you can get the diagram here!