Monthly Archives: March 2011

Epilepsy

Epilepsy is a brain disorder that causes people to have recurring seizures. The seizures happen when clusters of nerve cells, or neurons, in the brain send out the wrong signals. People may have strange sensations and emotions or behave strangely. … Continue reading

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Medical Students’ Disease

Medical students’ disease (don’t get confused with student syndrome) also known as hypochondria of medical students or medical student syndrome or medical student disorder, is a condition frequently reported in medical students, who perceive themselves or others to be experiencing … Continue reading

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How to Maintain Good Medical Practice?

Answer: 1. Students must be aware of their responsibility to maintain their knowledge and skills throughout their careers. 2. Students are expected to keep up to date and to apply the knowledge necessary for good clinical care. They should understand … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is the most common form of dementia (serious loss of cognitive ability). This incurable, degenerative and terminal disease. It was first described by German psychiatrist and neuropathologist Alois Alzheimer in 1906 and was named after him. Most … Continue reading

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“How should we concentrate and focus better for studying”??

Answer- Well that’s the most asked question by a junior doctor in his early twenties with mind going away from studies, and has no more interest as he used to have during his high school/college. Many factors do play a … Continue reading

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Are professors important in Medical School?

“Teaching has never been perceived as important as clinical work and research, teaching has always been an added-on task, rather than an integral part of a doctor’s role in a teaching hospital,”- Medscape. Successful lecturers try to do 2 things: … Continue reading

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Cardiac conduction system and its relationship with ECG/EKG

General concept of Cardiac conduction system and its relationship with ECG/EKG has been described in very simple manner in this video. Such as P wave , QRS complex, T  wave , P-Q/P-R interval , Q-T interval etc…

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