Pediatric Nephrology and Urology
Pediatric Nephrology and Urology

Pediatric Nephrology and Urology

by Brian Alverson, MD
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This course covers common renal problems in children. It is especially for medical students, residents and physicians who are preparing for the USMLE Step 2 or Step 3 exam, studying for their clerkship Shelf Exam, or wishing to review the essential components of pediatrics.

You will learn about congenital urinary tract anomalies and their management and benefit from a concise review of important testicular complaints in boys. Furthermore, you will understand:

  • The essential material about nephrotic and nephritic syndromes
  • The pathophysiology and presentation of hemolytic uremic syndrome
  • The interplay between acute urinary tract infection and congenital abnormalities of the renal tract

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.

Course Details

  • Videos 15
  • Duration 1:27 h
  • Quiz questions 15
  • Topic reviews 5

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 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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Great course!
By Mariana I. on 31. May 2017 for Pediatric Nephrology and Urology

Great lecturer with great explanations with emphasis on the important notes.