Diagnosing and treating infectious diseases is a major part of most shelf exams and the USMLE Step 2 exam. This course concisely reviews the etiology, pathogenesis, clinical manifestations, laboratory diagnosis, treatment and prevention of the most common infections. It also includes a comprehensive discussion of the mechanism of action and appropriate use of the major classes of antibiotic agents.
Our specialist John Fisher from Augusta University will provide high–yield facts on infections and microbes that will also be supported by comprehensive topic reviews, quizzes and clinical pearls to make sure you go into your examinations confident in your diagnostic skills and management approach to common infections.
This course includes the following topics:
Every bit of high–yield information will be explained in an easy to understand manner. By the end of this course you will be familiar with common infectious diseases and everything you will need to know to be successful on your exams. The course is also recommended for practicing physicians, who want to refresh and deepen their knowledge for their daily work.
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Great lectures and a great lecturer. however missing lower respiratory tract infections. Would be nice if there was some tropical infections included too
Dr Fisher is the best teacher I have ever learned from. All concepts explained very clearly, with lots of great clinical tips thrown in as well. It is a pleasure to watch his lectures.
Short and informative and clear and easy-to-digest and reconsolidation of information takes a shorter time and stays for a longer time compared to huge lectures
very interesting lecture especially with all the details about sounds and secondary signs mentioned.