Infectious Diseases of the Bones and Joints (MBBS India)

Infectious Diseases of the Bones and Joints (MBBS India)

by Jeremy Brown, PhD, Carlo Raj, MD, Brian Alverson, MD u.a.
Infections of the bone, muscles and associated soft tissues continue to be prevalent maladies in adult and pediatric patients. These infections can become a challenge where pathogen identification and treatment course are concerned. In this course, the student will be given a tour of commonly encountered infectious diseases of the bones and joints in adult and pediatric patients. For optimal comprehension, the student needs to be familiarized with the anatomy and physiology of the locomotor system, as well as with the processes of inflammation and host-pathogen interaction.

Course Details

  • Videos 9
  • Duration 0:57 h
  • Quiz questions 34
  • Concept Pages 4

Content

Your Educators of course Infectious Diseases of the Bones and Joints (MBBS India)

 Jeremy Brown, PhD

Jeremy Brown, PhD

Professor Jeremy Brown is a Professor of Respiratory Infection at the University College of London (UCL) in England, UK.
He obtained his PhD in molecular microbiology from the University of London in 1999. Currently, he is a Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant at UCL, and Lead Teacher for respiratory medicine undergraduate teaching at the University College London Hospitals (UCLH).
Due to his achievements, he obtained a Welcome Advanced Research Fellowship for further scientific training at the University of Adelaide. He has also led internationally respected research programs in pneumonia prevention and antibiotic resistance.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Brown teaches courses on Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology.

 Carlo Raj, MD

Carlo Raj, MD

Dr. Carlo Raj is a Physician and Lecturer at Becker’s Healthcare, in Illinois, USA, and the CEO and founder of Indus Intellect Virtual MedEd, a medical education consulting company.
He obtained his MD from Medical University of the Americas (MUA) and is an international lecturer and public speaker.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Raj teaches courses on Pathology.

 Brian Alverson, MD

Brian Alverson, MD

Dr. Brian Alverson is a Professor of Pediatrics and Professor of Medical Science at Brown University, as well as the Director for the Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine at Hasbro Children's Hospital, Rhode Island, USA.
He obtained his MD at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in 1999 and is currently also the Director of Undergraduate Pediatric Education at the Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University.
Due to his achievements in pediatric education, he has won over 25 teaching awards at two Ivy League Medical Schools.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Alverson teaches courses on Pediatrics.

 Stephen Holt, MD, MS

Stephen Holt, MD, MS

Dr. Stephen Holt is the Associate Program Director for Ambulatory Education in the Primary Care Program at the Yale School of Medicine in Connecticut, USA.
He obtained his PhD from Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons in 2004. Currently, he is Director of the Addiction Recovery Clinic and Codirector of Clinician Educator Distinctions Pathway at Yale School of Medicine.
Because of his achievements, he earned the Faculty Teacher of the Year award from the Yale Primary Care Residency Program in 2009 and 2017.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Holt teaches courses on Physical Examination, Dermatology, and Rheumatology.

 Richard Mitchell, MD

Richard Mitchell, MD

Dr. Richard N. Mitchell is the Lawrence J. Henderson Professor of Pathology and Health Sciences and Technology, at Harvard Medical School in Massachusetts, USA.
He obtained his PhD in Cell Biology and Immunology from Rockefeller University in 1980, and his MD from Harvard Medical School in 1984. Currently, he is Program Director of the Health Sciences and Technology Education and Curriculum at Harvard Medical School.
Due to his achievements, he earned the ASIP Robbins Distinguished Educator Award in 2013.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Mitchell teaches courses on Pathology.


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amazing
By Cerys C. on 10. January 2021 for Rheuma Case: 48-year-old Man with Fevers, R Knee Pain and Swelling

The way the cases are worked through is really good. everything is explained in detail without being overcomplicated.

 
Excellent lecture
By Jalil Z. on 06. August 2020 for Osteomyelitis (Bone Infection) and Chronic Recurrent Multifocal Osteomyelitis (CRMO) in Children

Excellent lecture, I particularly liked the differential diagnosis of bony pain.

 
Excellent lecture
By Jalil Z. on 05. August 2020 for Septic Arthritis in Children

I particularly liked the remarks concerning the antibiotic selection and the differential diagnosis.

 
Good lecture
By Jalil Z. on 05. August 2020 for Osteomyelitis (Bone Infection) and Septic Arthritis in Children: Pathology

I particularly liked the remarks concerning the specific populations and the bacteria they're most concerned with.