Physician Assistant Exam Review

We review core medical knowledge on continuous basis in order to prepare you for the PANCE or PANRE.

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S2 E038 Dermatology Part 1

Dermatology: The beginning vocab and what not


 2018-11-13  22m

S2 E037 Lipids

Dyslipidemia Low-density lipoprotein (LDL) (lousy) Increased LDL correlates with an increased risk of heart disease. High-density lipoprotein (HDL) (happy) Increased HDL correlates with a decreased risk of heart disease.


 2018-10-30  15m

S2 E036 DM2 (time sensitive episode )

Covering Diabetes Type 2


 2018-10-16  25m

S2 E035 Diabetes Type 1

Diabetes type 1 and an important thing you can stop worrying about.


 2018-10-02  28m

S2 E24 Addison’s disease

  Addison’s Disease Addison’s = Primary adrenocortical insufficiency More frequently in women than in men. Causes Autoimmune problem is 80% of the cause. TB Genetic disorders Removal of adrenals Adrenal infarct Etc.


 2018-05-16  17m

S2 E033 Cushing’s Syndrome

The Hypothalamic, Pituitary Adrenal Axis In response to low serum cortisol or stress the hypothalamus secretes corticotropin releasing factor (CRF). In response to CRF the pituitary releases adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH).


 2018-05-01  18m

S2 E032 The Parathyroid

Parathyroid There are four parathyroid glands located adjacent Produces parathyroid hormone (PTH) PTH increases calcium concentration in the bloodstream in response to low serum calcium Hyperparathyroidism Affects women 3:1 over men Primary Typically t...


 2018-04-17  25m

S2 E031 Thyroiditis and Thyroid Cancer

  Thyroiditis Inflammation of the thyroid Hashimoto’s thyroiditis Also known as chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis Subacute thyroiditis Also known as granulomatous thyroiditis, de Quervain’s thyroiditis and giant cell thyroiditis Thought to be caused by a...


 2018-04-03  22m

S2 E30 Thyroid hyper-hypo

Disorders of the Thyroid Hormones TSH = thyroid stimulating hormone Created and secreted by the anterior pituitary T4 = thyroxine T3 = triiodothyronine Primary caused by disease in the thyroid Secondary Caused by diseases in the hypothalamus or pituita...


 2018-03-20  27m

S2 E29 Arteries

Aortic Aneurysm, Peripheral Artery Disease, Giant Cell Arteritis


 2018-03-06  37m