The practice of medicine is an art, not a trade; a calling, not a business; a calling in which your heart will be exercised equally…Explore more Medical Humanities in Nepal
Author: Dr. Sulabh Kumar Shrestha, MS Orthopedics
Cholesterol Synthesis Mnemonic
Liver as a hub of cholesterol metabolism All nucleated cells have the capacity to synthesize cholesterol from acetyl-CoA (like most biological lipids). 90% of synthesis…Explore more Cholesterol Synthesis Mnemonic
Inheritance of Disease – Mnemonics
Lets work with some generalizations 1. X-linked dominant, mitochondrial and Y-linked conditions are rare. You need to remember them. 2. Usually inherited in autosomal dominant pattern…Explore more Inheritance of Disease – Mnemonics
Why to not defibrillate Asystole ?
What is asystole? Asystole is a state of no cardiac electrical activity. It is seen as a “flat-line” in ECG monitor. However, other possible causes…Explore more Why to not defibrillate Asystole ?
Amino Acids Mnemonics
What are amino acids ? Amino acids are molecules containing: An amine group A carboxylic acid group A side chain that varies between different amino acids…Explore more Amino Acids Mnemonics
Postpartum Eclampsia : Case Discussion
History 23yrs/F non-diabetic, non-hypertensive, non-smoker, non-alcoholic primigravida was admitted to Obstetric ward on with the chief complaints of: Cessation of menstruation X 9 months Decreased…Explore more Postpartum Eclampsia : Case Discussion
Complement Pathway – Explained
The complement system is composed of about 20 different proteins released into the blood after production in the liver. They interact in coordinated and regulated way…Explore more Complement Pathway – Explained
Mnemonic based approach to grading and planning treatment for BPH
MNEMONIC: FUNWISE During the last 1 month, how often/many times you had to – 1. Frequency: Urinate again <2 hours after you finished urinating ?…Explore more Mnemonic based approach to grading and planning treatment for BPH