Multidrug Resistant Tuberculosis

Multidrug Resistant Tuberculosis

Multidrug Resistant Tuberculosis (MDR-TB) is a tuberculosis form that does not respond to at least two first line anti tuberculous drugs,  Isoniazid and Rifampicin, these two are the most powerful anti-TB drugs.Multidrug Resistant Tuberculosis Resistant to both INH...
ICE SKATING INJURIES

ICE SKATING INJURIES

Ice skating is a fun activity specially during the holiday season but it can result in serious injuries if one is not well trained and does not take precautionary measures. According to a survey conducted in 2015 more than 50,000 people suffered from some form of ice...
CASE PRESENTATION FORMAT

CASE PRESENTATION FORMAT

A simple stepwise clinical case presentation format is described below. In clinical exams, a command would usually be given to examine a certain patient. After having examined the patient, the candidate would have to reproduce his findings in a structured manner which...
CAUSES OF CLUBBING

CAUSES OF CLUBBING

There are various causes of clubbing. Clubbing was first described by Hippocrates. It is deformity of the nails mostly associated with cardiac and pulmonary conditions. Its basically the exaggeration of the normal nail curvature associated with the loss of normal...