Research Desk

Feb 16, 2019

This video shows a question and answer session where the presenter debates the merits of reason for surgery over type of surgery when coders document details of a surgical procedure undergone by a patient. The video will clear the idea about what is more important and relevant in the documents of the patient's surgical history.

Feb 15, 2019

Watch Dr. Ulas Cikla, M.D., Dr. Kutluay Uluc, M.D., and Dr. Mustafa K. Baskaya, M.D. from the Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin present a 66-year-old man with seizure, aphasia, and hemiparesis. Work-up revealed a giant partially thrombosed aneurysm of the internal carotid artery bifurcation with surrounding vasogenic edema. He underwent clip reconstruction of the aneurysm via a cranio-orbital approach. Although we prepared for bypass with the radial artery and/or the superficial temporal artery, we were able to clip-reconstruct the aneurysm without bypass. The patient improved upon his pre-morbid state after surgery and made an excellent recovery.

 

Feb 15, 2019

Patients with early breast cancer who are found to have the residual invasive disease after neoadjuvant chemotherapy plus HER2-targeted therapy have a greater risk of recurrence or death than patients with a pathological complete response.

Feb 15, 2019

Watch Dr. Bernardo Mutani, MD, share a case of IOL exchange in which he used the femtosecond laser to cut the in situ IOL.

Feb 15, 2019

Watch this live demonstration of how to use the LUCIA model for cervical cancer prevention training. 

Feb 15, 2019

 

Watch Dr. Amit Jain, M.D., give a case presentation for referring pediatric providers of a 13-year-old patient with idiopathic scoliosis and reviews the diagnosis and treatment.

Feb 14, 2019

Alix Darden, Director, Pediatrics Faculty Development at Phoenix Children's Hospital Medical Education explains about the concept of learning with respect to the path information takes to get to the memory. She has discussed two teaching techniques which support retention and has also explained how brain processes the information to something you teach. 

Feb 14, 2019

Andrea M. Russo from Emory Cardiology has discussed in detail regarding Atrial Fibrillation, how can one identify its signs in sublclinical state especially in patients with Implantable Devices with the help of different cases. She has also discussed whether or not Anticoagulation is to be considered as a form of treatment. 

Feb 14, 2019

Jonathan Krakoff, Chief of the Obesity and Diabetes Clinical Research Unit, Icahn School of Medicine has discussed in  detail regarding the mechanism of energy expenditure and weight change. The speaker has disccused in detail about measuring energy expenditure, as well as the components of energy expenditure and determinants/ 

Feb 14, 2019

Louis J. Cohen from Icahn School of Medicine speaks about Human Microbiome and its utility in Therapeutics. The speaker has covered important facts as well as myths regarding Human Microbiome, microbial functions and therapeutics.