by Carlo Raj, MD, Pravin Shukle, MD

Dr. Carlo Raj and Dr. Pravin Shukle, both experts in preparing clinical students for their board exams in internal medicine, provide you with high yield lectures helping you to understand the essentials of Renal Pathology and Pharmacology.

Learn with high quality video lectures, supported by a variety of interactive quiz questions, topic reviews, clinical pearls and mnemonics.

Our goal is to help you to not just mindlessly memorizing facts, but deeply understand the relevant concepts in Nephrology to solve clinical vignettes for USMLE Step 2 or your NBME Shelf exam after your clinical rotation in internal medicine.

This course covers all exam-relevant topics of Renal Pathology and Pharmacology, which are:

  • Clinical application of renal blood flow
  • Renal Glucose Reabsorption
  • Renal tubular acidosis
  • Fluid maintenance and Types of IV fluids
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Urinalysis
  • Renal Cystic Pathology
  • Nephritic Syndrome vs Nephrotic Syndrome
  • MPGN
  • Drugs in Hypertension management

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Course Details

  • Videos 133
  • Duration 14:39 h
  • Quiz questions 502
  • Articles 37


Your Educators of course Nephrology

 Carlo Raj, MD

Carlo Raj, MD

You probably know MD Edward Goljan and his Rapid Review Pathology Series. But do you know the "new" Goljan? His name is Carlo Raj and he is currently following his mentor's footsteps by presenting you pathology as you have never experienced before.

Carlo Raj has earned his MD at the Medical University of the Americas (MUA) and continued his medical career as professor of Pathophysiology at the Becker Professional Education, Chicago, USA, and as an international lecturer and author—both assisting MD Edward Goljan and later on his own. Today he teaches at Becker Professional Education and is also CEO of Indus Intellect, whose goal it is to spread medical knowledge across the globe.

 Pravin Shukle, MD

Pravin Shukle, MD

Dr. Shukle is a board certified specialist in internal medicine. He runs one of the largest specialty practices in Ontario, Canada. His area of interest is the stroke and heart attack reduction in high risk patients.

He owns and runs a full functioning cardiac and diabetes suite that includes diagnostics, diet counseling, exercise counseling, and lifestyle support for patients with diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and arrhythmia. He is one of Canada’s most popular speakers. He performs over 150 special lectures across the nation each year with various audiences ranging from the general public, to nurses, to physicians, to medical specialists. His lectures are engaging, funny, and informative. In 2016, Dr. Shukle will be conducting a TED talk on using DNA as a memory storage medium.

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By Elnath B. on 04. March 2018 for Beta Blockers – Drugs in Hypertension

very good lecture, concise and high yield. very helpful for the boards

Loving this pathology course
By Okechukwu V. on 27. February 2018 for Diseases of the Nephron

This guy is indeed the new professor Goljan. I am speechless. So much material covered.

Renal neoplasia is missing :(
By Mehdi S. on 27. February 2018 for Nephrology

i liked. very nice course, very good explanation by Dr Raj As usual. i think renal neoplasia is missing from your lecture series. id look forward for clinical lectures in nephrology as there is with for example in pulmonolgy by dr jeremy brown and some others.

Liked but another lecture not opened so disliked
By Neuer N. on 22. February 2018 for Fluid and Electrolyte Balance

Liked but another lecture not opened yet so not liked

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