Physician Assistant Exam Review

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S2 E059 Pulm Neoplastic Disease


Lung Cancer #1 cause of cancer related deaths 85% of cases are associated with smoking Multiple exposure and exposure to other toxins increases risk Five year survival rate is 15% Small Cell and Non Small Cell Complications SVC syndrome Compression of ...


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S2 E058 Pulm Infections part 2


Influenza Influenza is an orthomyxovirus Most commonly seen during the fall and winter Incubation period of 18-72 hours Secondary diseases are a major concern Pneumonia Reye’s syndrome Children under 18 Biggest risk factors are having the Flu or Varice...


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S2 E057 Pulmonary infections Part 1


Acute bronchitis Infection of the large bronchi Most often caused by a virus RSV Rhinovirus Influenza 5-10% are bacterial Usually follows a URI Clinical Presentation Shortness of breath Cough can last for more than three weeks Wheezing Fever Labs,


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 2019-11-05  17m
 
 

S2 E056 Pneumonia


Pneumonia Community Acquired Pneumonia From oxford dictionary – Lung inflammation caused by bacterial or viral infection, in which the air sacs fill with pus and may become solid. Inflammation may affect both lungs ( double pneumonia ),


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 2019-10-22  22m
 
 

S2 E055 Pulmonary Circ and PA WEEK!


PA WEEK! and pulmonary HTN, PE and more


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 2019-10-01  20m
 
 

S2 E054 Pleural disease for the PANCE


Pneumothorax with a touch of decreasing your stress level


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 2019-09-17  25m
 
 

S2 E053 Restrictive Lung Diseases and what to avoid on your breaks.


Restrictive Pulmonary Disease Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis The development of scar tissue within the lungs Clinical presentation Dyspnea Dry cough Chest discomfort Labs, Studies and Physical Exam Findings Fine crackles at the bases may be present FEV1...


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 2019-09-03  18m
 
 

S2 E052 CF & why key terms aren’t enough


Knowing your key terms might not be enough??


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 2019-08-13  20m
 
 

S2 E051 COPD & Asthma (and my best advice for struggling)


Obstructive Lung Diseases Spirometry The most used pulmonary function test. It measures volume and speed of exhalation and inspiration. Total lung capacity (TLC) The volume of the lungs at maximal inflation Tidal volume The volume of air moved into and...


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 2019-07-30  32m
 
 

S2 E50 Derm Misc for the PANCE/PANRE


Acanthosis Nigricans Typically occurs in African Americans Causes May be inherited May appear in a healthy individual May be directly related to an underlying health issue which is usually an endocrine disorder Insulin resistant disorders are most comm...


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 2019-07-16  16m