Special Surgery
Special Surgery

Special Surgery

by Kevin Pei, MD

Improve your learning progress with an expert!

This course covers a broad spectrum of Special Surgery topics relevant to both clinical practice and standardized examinations. Improve your understanding of each of these surgical conditions and injuries with Dr. Kevin Pei, a surgeon with extensive experience in medical education and an associate clerkship director at Yale School of Medicine. He will outline high–yield diagnostic studies and describe the management of important surgical issues.

Review the following topics:

  • Perioperative Care: Fluids and Electrolytes
  • Hyperkalemia and Hypokalemia
  • Postoperative Care
  • Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis
  • Intestinal Malrotation
  • Intussusception
  • Classic Fractures
  • Rotator Cuff Injury
  • Femoral Neck Fracture
  • Posterior Knee Dislocation
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Carotid Stenosis
  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Spinal Cord Syndromes
  • Incomplete Cord Syndrome
  • Cauda Equina
  • Melanoma
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Urology Surgery

Watch our video lectures, download relevant accompanying slides, and read high-yield medical topic reviews to get ready for your USMLE or Shelf exams. Your learning progress will steadily increase and motivate you to go even further with your preparation. Raise your test scores with Lecturio and Dr. Kevin Pei now!

Course Details

  • Videos 39
  • Duration 2:50 h
  • Quiz questions 89
  • Concept Pages 52


Your Educators of course Special Surgery

 Kevin Pei, MD

Kevin Pei, MD

Dr. Kevin Pei is the Associate Chief Academic Research Officer and the Program Director of the General Surgery Residency at Parkview Health, in Indiana, USA.
After his residency at George Washington University, he was the Assistant Professor of Surgery at Yale School of Medicine for several years and obtained an additional Master's Degree in Education from Yale University.
He is an experienced educator and has received various teaching awards. In 2018, the Association for Surgical Education granted him the prestigious Philip J. Wolfson Outstanding Educator Award.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Pei teaches courses on Surgery.

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Easy explanation
By Jose F. on 24. January 2023 for Spinal Cord Syndromes

Easy, concrete explanation, delivers what is needed without loosing the viewer during the video

Special Surgery lecture by a doctor Kevin Pei, MD.
By Gulbanu S. on 21. January 2022 for Special Surgery

Yes, an excellent lecture, it has great content. Many thanks for doctor Kevin.

Not very good
By Marthe A. on 29. November 2021 for Urology Surgery: Testicular Pain

Few details, not sufficient explanation. Please make the breaks between the slides longer

less interesting
By awrfhey a. on 18. September 2021 for Hyperkalemia and Hypokalemia

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