December 3, 2013 # 6:57 pm # Reviews # No Comment
Blogging has been in trend for a long time now. Blogging is not just a hobby but a place to express own opinion and feelings. Here are some prominent Blogs by Medical professionals who had taken the initiative to keep readers amused online through their expression of views and writing skills. Lets see what they have to say-
HEALTH BLOG LIST
November 30, 2013 # 1:39 pm # Movies/serials # No Comment
1. A Beautiful mind
Based on the story of the Nobel prize winner, John Nash. Early in the movie, Nash begins developing paranoid schizophrenia and endures delusional episodes while painfully watching the loss and burden his condition brings on his wife and friends. Schizophrenia has been well elucidated in this movie.
2. Shutter Island
Starring Leornado de Caprio, one of the best movies with thrilling …
November 26, 2013 # 8:05 pm # Student Life # No Comment
Hutchison’s Clinical Methods, MacLeod’s Clinical Examination… are two first phrases which come to mind of every Medical student when we talk about Clinical Bedside examination. Often we are adviced by our professors to go through Hutchison Repeatedly, “It’s the bible”. But what I say from my experience is, it is just of the books that people have been referring since …
November 19, 2013 # 9:30 am # Nephrology # No Comment
A number of formulae have been devised to estimate GFR or Ccr values on the basis of serum creatinine levels.
Estimated creatinine clearance rate (eCCr) using Cockcroft-Gault formula
A commonly used surrogate marker for estimate of creatinine clearance is the Cockcroft-Gault formula, which in turn estimates GFR: It is named after the scientists who first published the formula, and it …