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 2:49 h
  • Quiz questions 87
  • Articles 28


Your Educators of course Special Surgery

 Kevin Pei, MD

Kevin Pei, MD

Dr. Kevin Pei is Assistant Professor of Surgery at Yale School of Medicine, Associate Director of Surgery Clerkships and Associate Director of Resident Education at the Yale Center for Medical Simulation. He is passionate about curriculum development and improving patient outcomes through creative education and simulation.

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By Miziel R. on 14. October 2018 for Hyperkalemia and Hypokalemia

clear and confident knows his stuff. hope he lectures more.

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
By Marcio M. on 30. August 2018 for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Management

The class is good, very easy to learn in short time.

It 's quite interesting!!!!!
By James A. on 03. November 2017 for Special Surgery

When you see the time of videos you said it 's too little but miraculously you can answer a lot of questions about this content.If you want deep learning you must definitely read the article.With the video only will save you your life for an exam.

To basic
By Santiago A. on 18. October 2017 for Hydrocephalus: Diagnosis and Management

Very little information is given, I understand lectures need to be easy and contain important information but this is a summary of a summary

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