Pic of the Day 4: Intrathoracic glomerular filtration

Picture from: Images in Clinical Medicine: Ectopic Kidney. Catarina Cardoso Almeida and Alexandra Mendonça Vaz, M.D. July 30, 2020 N Engl J Med 2020; 383:e30 This picture from the New England Journal of Medicine amazingly shows an ectopic kidney situated... in the right chest. This was found incidentally in a patient presenting with nausea, vomiting,… Continue reading Pic of the Day 4: Intrathoracic glomerular filtration

Pic of the Day 3: A hair raising finding while combing hair

Have a good look at the above picture. No, it's not what you expect to see while combing your hair. Even if you are a dialysis patient. You don't believe your eyes? You better believe the CT Scan below. Read all about it in full in the original article below. Muthe M, Joshi A, Firke… Continue reading Pic of the Day 3: A hair raising finding while combing hair

Back to basics: how to read a CXR

Reading a chest X ray is an essential skill for all clinicians. Here are some websites with handy guides ideal for the residents. There is certainly no harm for more experienced doctors to revisit the basics. I've also included 3 pictures for a quick review for those who do not have time to visit the… Continue reading Back to basics: how to read a CXR

Face to Face CME and Live Webinars Week to 27 June

FACE TO FACE CME MEETING June CME at Wellkin Hospital 5th floor lounge ‘Acute Severe Hypertension’ Speaker: Dr Mahesh Krishna Kumar Thursday 25th June 7:30 pm FREE LIVE WEBINARS (REGISTRATION NEEDED) Medscape Live: Integrating Biosimilars in the Management of IBD: Navigating the Maze Wednesday 24th June 8-9pm Register ... RCPE Live: COVID-19 Online Update XV Thursday… Continue reading Face to Face CME and Live Webinars Week to 27 June