Pediatric Hematology
Pediatric Hematology

Pediatric Hematology

by Brian Alverson, MD

Learning has never been so easy!

This course covers the diagnosis and management of pediatric anemias, including important congenital causes and essential knowledge of bleeding and clotting disorders in children.

It reviews diagnosis and management of neutropenia and the causes of thrombocytopenia in children, and how these problems are managed.

If you are a medical student, resident or physician preparing for the USMLE Step 2 or Step 3 exam or studying for your clerkship Shelf Exam, this is the right course for you. Even if you just want to review the essential components of pediatrics, our course is the ideal, time-saving solution.

This course covers:

  • Anemia in Children
  • Pediatric Bleeding Disorders
  • Hypercoagulability
  • Pediatric Sickle Cell Disease
  • Pediatric Thalassemia
  • Pediatric G6PD Deficiency
  • DIC
  • ITP
  • Pediatric Neutropenia

Brian Alverson, MD is the Director for the Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine at Hasbro Children's Hospital and Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Brown University in Providence, RI. He has been active in pediatric education and research for 15 years has won over 25 teaching awards at two Ivy League Medical Schools. He is co-author of the book "Step Up to Pediatrics" and over 40 peer reviewed articles and also has extensive experience in preparing students for the USMLE exams.

Raise your test scores with the help of Lecturio and Brian Alverson today! To achieve this, we will provide you with high-yield content—high-quality video lectures, slides, quizzes and mnemonics to boot! Don't miss out on valuable clinical pearls and start learning with Lecturio today!

Course Details

  • Videos 18
  • Duration 1:38 h
  • Quiz questions 74
  • Articles 17

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Your Educators of course Pediatric Hematology

 Brian Alverson, MD

Brian Alverson, MD

Brian Alverson, MD is the Director for the Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine at Hasbro Children's Hospital and Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Brown University in Providence, RI. He has been active in pediatric education and research for 15 years.He has won over 25 teaching awards at two Ivy League Medical Schools. He is an author of the book "Step Up to Pediatrics" and over 40 peer reviewed articles. Dr. Alverson has extensive experience in preparing students for the USMLE exams and has test writing experience as well.


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Excellent lecture
By Jalil Z. on 27. July 2020 for Pediatric Thalassemia

Excellent overview of the disease, the genotypes and the treatments.

 
Excellent lecture
By Jalil Z. on 27. July 2020 for Hemoglobin SS Disease

Excellent overview of the acute and chronic complications of the disease.

 
Excellent lecture
By Jalil Z. on 27. July 2020 for Pediatric Sickle Cell Disease

Excellent overview of the different types of the disease. It allows to wrap one's understanding around the types.

 
Excellent lecture
By Jalil Z. on 27. July 2020 for Pediatric Sickle Cell Disease: Management

Excellent overview of the management and complications of the disease.