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CT Abdomen showing AAA

This image is a contrast enhanced CT Scan of the abdomen. The contrast is sitting in the arterial system and displays the aorta. As we can see the aorta is grossly dilated and almost as large as the vertebral bodies showing that it is anueysmal. An aneurysm over 7cm wide has a 20% chance of rupture each year and if this happens the outcome is catastrophic  
Rhys Clement
about 12 years ago
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Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm X-Ray

In this X-Ray you can see the faint outline of a very large AAA. It is important that you specifically look for this feature on an Abdominal X-Ray as this can be a potentially life threatening condition.  
Rhys Clement
about 12 years ago
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A Rough Guide to Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms

A rough guide to abdominal aortic aneurysms By Nick Harper  
Nick Harper
about 12 years ago
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Heart Failure

This is a podcast on the Clinical Pharmacology that is relevant to the treatment of cardiac failure. In this podcast we shall be covering the therapeutics of: * Acute/Decompensated cardiac failure * Chronic cardiac failure Once again we shall be using this as a means to discuss certain drugs, here ACE-inhibitors, ARBs, beta-blockers, spironolactone and digoxin.  
Podmedics
about 12 years ago
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Ischaemic heart disease

In this discussion-based podcast we discuss the aetiology and manifestations of ischaemic heart disease. Specifically, we discuss: * The process of atherosclerosis * Atherosclerotic risk factors * Clinical manifestations - stable angina and the acute coronary syndrome.  
Podmedics
about 12 years ago
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Basic ECG interpretation

In this podcast we discuss basic ECG interpretation. Specifically we look at: * Simple approach to ECGs * Analysing the rate and rhythm * The Axis * Looking at Intervals * Common ST/T wave abnormalities  
Podmedics
about 12 years ago
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Stroke Summary

Tutorial summarising stroke definition, presentation and pathophysiology, and management.  
Jon Philtron
almost 13 years ago
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Aortic Regurgitation

Tutorial summarising Aortic Regurgitation  
Dr Alastair Buick
almost 13 years ago
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Aortic Stenosis

Tutorial summarising Aortic Stenosis  
Dr Alastair Buick
almost 13 years ago
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Mitral Regurgitation

Tutorial summarising Mitral Regurgitation  
Dr Alastair Buick
almost 13 years ago
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Mitral stenosis

Tutorial summarising Mitral stenosis  
Dr Alastair Buick
almost 13 years ago
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New biochemical markers of risk of Coronary Heart Disease (CHD)

A Presentation exploring the possible new biomarkers of CHD risk  
Chris Pearce
about 13 years ago
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ECGs: Bradycardias

Written by Dr John L Gibbs, Consultant Paediatric Cardiologist, Yorkshire Heart Centre, Leeds General Infirmary. This presentation covers the many types of bradyarthymias, their ECG findings, investigation of them and finally some of the common treatment methods.  
Lara Gibbs
about 13 years ago