Pediatric Pulmonology
Pediatric Pulmonology

Pediatric Pulmonology

by Brian Alverson, MD
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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 will learn everything they need to know about the major causes of obstructive lung disease in children (asthma and bronchiolitis).

This course also reviews the major inherited and congenital lung problems in children, such as cystic fibrosis and congenital lung malformations. Lastly, we review causes of pulmonary disease acquired later in childhood. With this course you get:

  • A comprehensive review of the diagnosis and management of pediatric asthma
  • A thorough review of bronchiolitis, the number one cause of hospitalization in children
  • A close look at pulmonary diseases in older children

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. In addition, he has won over 25 teaching awards and is co-author of the book "Step Up to Pediatrics" and over 40 peer reviewed articles.

Course Details

  • Videos 19
  • Duration 1:50 h
  • Quiz questions 56
  • Articles 2

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Your Educators of course Pediatric Pulmonology

 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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Basic knowledge
By Mi Y. on 18. October 2018 for Pediatric (Childhood) Asthma: Pathology, Signs & Symptoms

Well done especially for explaining stridol from wheezing part and overall aproach

 
informative !
By Shaye P. on 24. August 2018 for Pediatric (Childhood) Asthma: Diagnosis & Treatment

clearly explained and organized then any teacher lecture I have attended . love the fact that you were able to explain important details in a short amount of time . I have learned more from these videos then hours of lecture

 
Very easy to follow
By Aurelia D. on 25. February 2018 for Pediatric Pulmonology

To Gain A Better understanding of Pediatric Pulmonology. Very easy to understand.

 
Great professor.
By James A. on 26. November 2017 for Pediatric Pulmonology

Dr. Brian makes it so easy to understand with a lot of mnemotechnic and tells you what you gonna see in the real life as well for the exam.Thanks, Dr. Brian and Lecturio

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