Rhinosinusitis

Should We Say Rhinosinusitis or Sinusitis? Rhinosinusitis is preferred over sinusitis because inflammation of the sinuses usually occurs with the inflammation of the nasal mucosa. Rhinosinusitis Types Here are the types of rhinosinusitis, based on the duration of the...

Chagas Disease (American Trypanosomiasis)

Overview: Today’s lecture revolves around the discussion of Chagas disease, signs and symptoms, its manifestations and treatment. Chagas disease is an infectious disease caused by Trypanosoma cruzi, a parasite transmitted through the bite of Reduviid bug. The parasite...

Chaga’s Disease

Triatomine bugs bite the victim near the face at night. They suck their blood. After the bite, these bugs defecate on the victim. The bug's feces contains Trypanosoma cruzi (T. cruzi) T. cruzi enters the victim's blood via the mucous membrane, skin break, or when the...

Insulin Dose Calculator

Reference article for the reasoning behind the dose calculation. Medical Disclaimer: This calculator is to help your provider calculate the initial insulin dose. This is not a prescription for any specific person. Insulin should only be administered with a provider's...

Calculating Daily Insulin Dose

Medical Disclaimer: your physician/provider will give you the instructions and dosage needed for the insulin administration. The following information is for educational purposes and is not a prescription for any specific patient. Incorrect insulin dosage can cause...

Daily Insulin to Oral Hypoglycemic

Disclaimer: This is not a prescription. Using medicines without the guidance of a licensed provider can be lethal.   Adding once-daily insulin to  oral hypoglycemic  therapy in  T2DM patient NPH or detemir at bedtime Glargine or degludec in the  morning or at...

BUN:CR Ratio

Disclaimer: This is not a prescription. Using medicines without the guidance of a licensed provider  can be lethal.   >20:1 prerenal.Example: dehydration 10-20:1 normal or postrenal.Example:kidney stones. <10:1 intrarenal. Example: A TN,...

Common Cold Symptomatic & Treatment

Disclaimer: This is not a prescription. Using medicines without the guidance of a licensed provider  can be lethal.    AnaIgesics 2. Combination products of Antihistamine Decongestant 3.  Cough maybe due to Nasal obstruction or Post nasal drip For cough...