Pneumonia – Top USMLE Diseases

Pneumonia – Top USMLE Diseases

by Jeremy Brown, PhD, Brian Alverson, MD

Bacterial pneumonia is part of our infectious diseases course.

It refers to inflammation of the lung parenchyma due to bacterial infections. Many bacteria are involved in the pathogenesis of pneumonia, often presenting according to age and general medical condition.

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Course Details

  • Videos 15
  • Duration 1:13 h
  • Quiz questions 64
  • Articles 7


Your Educators of course Pneumonia – Top USMLE Diseases

 Jeremy Brown, PhD

Jeremy Brown, PhD

Professor Jeremy Brown is a clinician scientist with an interest in respiratory infection. He studied medicine in London, graduating with honors, and continued his postgraduate medical training in a variety of London hospitals.
He completed his PhD in molecular microbiology in 1999 and obtained a prestigious Welcome Advanced Research Fellowship for further scientific training at the University of Adelaide. His research is mainly focused on respiratory complications of haematological disease and stem cell transplantation.
His educational and scientific experience enables him to teach students and professionals about respiratory medicine.

 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! - Poor Subtitles
By Daniel C. on 14. May 2019 for Community Acquired Pneumonia (CAP): Pathology, Diagnosis, Signs & Symptoms

I would like subtitles in spanish in the lecture. The automated subtitles are mistranslated. However Dr. Brian Alverson is very clear in his explanations !

Simple and Clear
By Jerry J. on 08. March 2019 for Bronchitis

Dr Jeremy make it very simple and very clear for the students.

a great way in delivery the idea
By Salah M. on 05. January 2019 for Respiratory Tract Infections: Introduction

Clear points and much easier while they are summing up the mail idea of the lecture

Subtítulos en español
By Rafa Z. on 22. April 2018 for Community Acquired Pneumonia (CAP): Pathology, Diagnosis, Signs & Symptoms

Me gustaría que hubiera subtítulos en español en cada vídeo. o contrataran traductores