General Surgery
General Surgery

General Surgery

by Kevin Pei, MD

Understanding concepts of surgery has never been so easy!

Explore general principles of surgery with your tutor and expert Kevin Pei, a board certified assistant Professor of General Surgery and Trauma at Yale New Haven Hospital.

Get to know important facts about clinical scenarios, a differential diagnosis, approaches to a patient, medical examination techniques and more! After watching this course you will be an expert in this field and ready to impress your peers.

Learn about:

  • Acute Abdomen
  • Appendicitis
  • Hernias
  • Small Bowel Obstruction
  • Colon Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Stomach Tumors
  • GERD
  • Pancreatitis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Cholelithiasis & Cholecystitis
  • Benign and Malignant Breast Diseases
  • Atypical Ductal Hyperplasia
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Insulinoma and Gastrinoma
  • Pheochromocyton and Metanephrines
  • MEN Syndrome

Watch high-quality video lectures and download accompanying material. Read through comprehensive medical topic reviews and use your chance to contact Kevin Pei directly if you have any additional questions. Test yourself with high-yield recall questions and ease up your learning progress like never before. You didn’t fully understand a lecture after watching it? No problem – just watch it again and you will be ready for your exams in no time.

Start studying with Lecturio and Kevin Pei now!

Course Details

  • Videos 45
  • Duration 3:27 h
  • Quiz questions 159
  • Articles 26


Your Educators of course General Surgery

 Kevin Pei, MD

Kevin Pei, MD

Dr. Kevin Pei is Assistant Professor of Surgery at Yale School of Medicine, Associate Director of Surgery Clerkships and Associate Director of Resident Education at the Yale Center for Medical Simulation. He is passionate about curriculum development and improving patient outcomes through creative education and simulation.

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A clear study with good concept
By Dvsvb R. on 23. November 2017 for Inguinal and Femoral Hernias

It is an impartant topic and is explained well.. Grate work shown in it in all aspects

Proper way of accuracy with good content
By Dvsvb R. on 23. November 2017 for Appendicitis: Diagnosis and Management

An excellent lecture. Everything is clear to understand. And to learn Thank you

Proper way of accuracy with good content
By Dvsvb R. on 23. November 2017 for Acute Abdomen: Appendicitis

Every thing is good . Signs and symptoms exactly present in100 persent cases. Very sseful

Proper way of accuracy in his presentation on a most complicated topic. It is easily understandable though it is very tuff one
By Dvsvb R. on 23. November 2017 for Thyroid Cancer

Clarity and accuracy of his making all adds in the topic a simple easily understading one is a best example hidden in his lecture. A clear understanding of a complicated study could be possible even for avarage inteligent reader. 2nd thing is illustrations in every aspect made it highly comprehencive and brief

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