CNS infections are always complicated with many details that you must know for school exams and the hospital ward. Learn about the different etiologies of CNS infection and the different strategies to treat them. Learn about all of the ways that pathogens can infect the brain or spinal cord.
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Dr. Raj will teach you the most important terms and concepts. He will also provide clinical pearls and mnemonics so you can recognize diseases and develop treatments faster. The Lecturio website provides quizzes to test your knowledge and topic reviews to refresh your knowledge. Learn with Lecturio and impress your classmates with your knowledge and high scores.
It is clearl, comprehensive and simply explained. the content is well designed. the lecturer is friendly.
Structured and taught with comparisons and stressed contrasts in epidemiology/clinical presentation/imaging findings
Tons of mistakes in what seems to be all fields of Lecturio videos. It's a shame really. This one in particular goes on about the "virus" H. Influenzae. It's just tons of basic stuff that they really mess up. I wouldn't even use this as a free resource honestly.
Despite that Dr. Raj inaccurately recognized H. influenzae as a virus (which is actually a G(-) bacterium), he did a good job of engaging students in thinking and reflecting, while pointing out a general memory-aiding scheme ( e.g. common skin flora species being implicated in post-neurosurgery/penetrating trauma/CSF-associated meningitides) Having watched many of Dr Raj's videos (a med-student with high standards myself and always hateful of lackadaisical teaching styles of the MAJORITY of professors in my country), I have to say Dr. Raj exhibits excellent "mentor" qualities in a style of his own.