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Salt, Water, Urine, EAV

Practical pearls to help evaluate hyponatremia

Approach to Hyponatremia

Slides for Approach To Hyponatremia May 2020.

Acid-Base Pearls Part 1

Pearls on how to approach `Acid-Base` issues commonly seen on inpatient medicine

Pearls from the Cascade

Overview & Learning Objectives The objective of this lecture is to provide a few clinical pearls from Coagulation Cascade There is a slide component, which is used for didactic purposes, as well as a monograph section for background (see below) In part 1, we will review the clotting cascade and introduce a methodology to approach clinical scenarios where aberations in the PT and PTT are key elements Overview of Hemostasis The hemostatic process often is divided into three phases:

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Acid Base Pearls

Slides for Acid Base Pearls Part 1 May 2020.

Pearls from the Cascade

Slides for Pearls from the Cascade Lecture 05-20-2020.

Merkel Cell Carcinoma - Current Concepts in Diagnosis and Management

This lecture was filmed and will be part of the HMS Cancer Biology and Therapeutics Global Education Lecture Overview & Learning Objectives Understand the role of diagnostic imaging and sentinel lymph node biopsy in the work up of MCC Recognize the use of the Merkel cell polyoma virus serum antibody test in clinical practice Discuss recently approved therapeutic strategies in MCC, including the use of ICIs as primary treatment, as well as emerging strategies in the neo-adjuvant and adjuvant setting

Squamous Cell Carcinoma - Epidemiology, Pathophysiology, Work Up and Management

Overview & Learning Objectives This Lecture has the following learning objectives Brief overview of Epidemiology of Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma (CSCC) Review Pathophysiology of CSCC Review Staging Review Prognosis of Advanced CSCC (AdVCSCC) Review Work Up of CSCC Discuss recently approved therapeutic strategies in CSCC, including the use of Immunce Checkpoint Inhibitors (ICIs) as primary treatment, as well as emerging strategies in the neo-adjuvant and adjuvant setting We will use the following cases as guides throughout the lecture These are fictional cases, any apparent relationship to actual patients is purely coincidental.

Heme-Derm - Principles at the Intersection of Blood and Skin

Overview & Learning Objectives The objective of this lecture is to provide an overview of salient intersections between Dermatology and Hematology We will use the following cases as guides throughout the lecture These are a fictional cases. The first case is loosely based off one that was presented at a Clinical-Pathologic Case Conference when I was a House Officer at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. I have changed several aspects of the case to de-identify it, though the medical principles of the case remain intact.