Recent Question

(M2.NE.79) A 23-year-old male presents after a motorcycle accident in which he operating a motorcycle without a helmet. Reports from the scene suggest that he was thrown from his vehicle into a tree. On admission, his Glascow Coma Scale is 3, and he is intubated for airway protections. His gradient echo (GRE) MRI is shown in Figure A. What is the most likely cause of the lesions indicated by the arrows? Topic Review Topic
FIGURES:   A          

1. Middle cerebral artery ischemia
2. Diffuse axonal injury
3. Incidental micromeningiomas
4. Anterior cerebral artery hemorrhage
5. Foreign bodies

Recent Cases scan.jpg
HPI - The patient reports generalised muscular pain for last 5 years with weakness over both lower limbs for 3 years. Cane assisted community ambulator...
poll What is the most likely cause for the hyperparathyroidism?
Posted 6/20/2013 - 667 responses shot 2013-06-13 at 9.09.54 pm.jpg shot 2013-06-13 at 9.12.57 pm.jpg
HPI - 76 yo woman h/o CAD (s/p PCI 10 years ago), HLD (not on statin due to muscle cramps), HTN, presents with two weeks of a "vice" like pain that rad...
poll What is the most appropriate next step in management?
Posted 6/13/2013 - 596 responses

Recent Videos

Great summary and revision video
Posted 1 week ago - 0 responses - 18 views
UBC- flexible learning program. Neuroanatomy specific, excellent use of specimens
Posted 3 weeks ago - 1 responses - 20 views

Topic Updates

topic Teratogens on 08/20/14
topic Menopause on 08/20/14
topic Endometriosis on 08/20/14
topic Primary Ammenorhea on 08/19/14
topic Bias on 08/19/14
topic Simple Partial on 08/16/14
topic Loop Diuretics on 08/15/14
topic Sympathomimetics on 08/12/14
topic Upper GI Bleed on 08/12/14
topic Rhabdomyolysis on 08/12/14
topic Bronchiolitis on 08/12/14
topic Loop Diuretics on 08/12/14
topic Crohns Disease on 08/11/14
topic Bronchiolitis on 08/08/14
topic Lyme Disease on 08/06/14
topic Testicular Cancer on 08/06/14
topic Eye Movement on 08/05/14
topic Suicide on 08/05/14
topic Malingering on 08/05/14
topic Antibodies on 08/03/14
topic Senile Purpura on 08/02/14
topic Antibodies on 08/02/14
topic Senile Purpura on 08/02/14
topic Narcolepsy on 07/31/14
topic Malingering on 07/30/14
topic Esophagitis on 07/30/14
topic Toxicology on 07/30/14
topic Thyroid Cancer on 07/30/14
topic Schizophrenia on 07/30/14
topic Iron Deficiency on 07/29/14
topic Ego Defenses on 07/28/14
topic Cushing Syndrome on 07/28/14
topic Cushing Syndrome on 07/28/14
topic Acne Rosacea on 07/27/14
topic Cushing Syndrome on 07/26/14
topic Bipolar Disorder on 07/26/14
topic Cushing Syndrome on 07/25/14
topic Hemophilia on 07/24/14
topic Vitiligo on 07/24/14
topic Dysthymic Disorder on 07/23/14
topic Celiac's Disease on 07/23/14
topic Anorexia Nervosa on 07/22/14
topic Benign Bone Tumors on 07/22/14
topic Osteopetrosis on 07/22/14
topic Osteopetrosis on 07/22/14
topic 21993 on 07/22/14
topic Benign Bone Tumors on 07/22/14
topic Thalassemia Anemia on 07/22/14
topic Grief on 07/21/14
topic Anorexia Nervosa on 07/19/14
topic Antipsychotics on 07/18/14
topic Schizophrenia on 07/18/14
topic Melanoma on 07/13/14
topic Oxygen Deprivation on 07/13/14
topic Digoxin on 07/10/14
topic ACE inhibitors on 07/08/14
topic Graves Disease on 07/07/14
topic Atrial Arrhythmias on 07/02/14
topic Pemphigus Vulgaris on 07/01/14
topic Sickle Cell Anemia on 06/30/14
topic Osteomyelitis on 06/30/14
topic Hypercalcemia on 06/29/14
topic Turner Syndrome on 06/27/14
topic Turner Syndrome on 06/27/14
topic Airways on 06/26/14
topic Cluster Headache on 06/25/14
topic Alpha-Blockers on 06/24/14
topic Prolactin on 06/20/14
topic Pemphigus Vulgaris on 06/20/14
topic Shoulder Dystocia on 06/20/14
topic Pharyngitis on 06/19/14
topic Lung Cancer on 06/19/14
topic Heart Block on 06/19/14
topic Otitis Media on 06/18/14
topic Glycolysis on 06/16/14
topic Ewing's Sarcoma on 06/15/14
topic Sleep Apnea on 06/15/14
topic Pleural Effusion on 06/15/14
topic Epstein-Barr virus on 06/14/14
topic Ewing's Sarcoma on 06/14/14
topic Alzheimer Disease on 06/13/14
topic Pyloric Stenosis on 06/12/14
topic Retinoblastoma on 06/12/14
topic Neuroblastoma on 06/11/14
topic Retinoblastoma on 06/11/14
topic Hypertension on 06/10/14
topic tRNA on 06/10/14
topic Tension Headache on 06/10/14
topic Ewing's Sarcoma on 06/10/14
topic Retinoblastoma on 06/10/14
topic Neuroblastoma on 06/10/14
topic Phenylketonuria on 06/09/14
topic Infections in AIDS on 06/09/14
topic Mutations in DNA on 06/09/14
topic Epstein-Barr virus on 06/08/14
topic Lower GI Bleed on 06/07/14
topic Osteomyelitis on 06/07/14
topic Osteomyelitis on 06/06/14
topic Pneumonia on 06/06/14
topic Protein Synthesis on 06/06/14
topic Karyotyping on 06/06/14
topic Diabetes Mellitus on 06/05/14
topic Microtubules on 06/05/14
topic Acne Rosacea on 06/04/14
topic Graves' Disease on 06/04/14
topic Diabetes Mellitus on 06/04/14
topic Ethical principles on 06/04/14
topic Blood Cell Types on 06/03/14
topic Collagen on 06/03/14
topic Thiazide Diuretics on 06/03/14
topic Heart Murmurs on 06/02/14
topic Potassium Shifts on 06/02/14
topic Multiple Sclerosis on 06/02/14
topic Potassium Shifts on 06/01/14
topic Thiazide Diuretics on 06/01/14
topic Antipsychotics on 06/01/14
topic Circle of Willis on 05/31/14
topic Patau's Syndrome on 05/30/14
topic Phenylketonuria on 05/30/14
topic Protein Synthesis on 05/30/14
topic Epileptic Drugs on 05/30/14
topic Carotid Stenosis on 05/29/14
topic Cholelithiasis on 05/29/14
topic Hypothyroidism on 05/29/14
topic Cholelithiasis on 05/29/14
topic Contact Dermatitis on 05/28/14
topic Epidural Hematoma on 05/28/14
topic Vaginitis on 05/28/14
topic Angina Pectoralis on 05/28/14
topic Vaccines on 05/28/14
topic Migraine Headache on 05/27/14
topic Vibrio cholerae on 05/27/14
topic Antiplatelet Drugs on 05/26/14
topic Antiplatelet Drugs on 05/25/14
topic Trichotillomania on 05/25/14
topic Migraine Headache on 05/24/14
topic Vibrio cholerae on 05/23/14
topic Aortic Dissection on 05/23/14
topic Ego Defenses on 05/22/14
topic Aphasia on 05/22/14
topic Nephrolithiasis on 05/22/14
topic Collagen on 05/22/14
topic Diabetes Drugs on 05/22/14
topic Diabetes Mellitus on 05/22/14
topic Epigenetics on 05/22/14
Ad 1