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Surgery 101

Welcome to Surgery 101, a series of podcasts produced with the help of the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada. The podcasts are intended to serve as brief introductions or reviews of surgical topics for medical students. We've aimed to cover a single topic in between 10-20 minutes so that you can quickly get a good idea of the basic concepts involved. Every episode is divided into chapters and concludes with several key points to summarize the topic. We are always keen to receive your feedback on our podcasts, and we are accepting suggestions for additional topics. New episodes are published every Wednesday. 'Surgery 101' was created by Dr Parveen Boora and Dr Jonathan White, and is supported by the Department of Surgery at the University of Alberta. Our 2010 series of podcasts are brought to you by the Undergrad Surgery Mobile Podcasting Studio Team which is: Jonathan, Jenni, and many wonderful students, with the assistance of the surgeons of Edmonton.
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Feb 21, 2018

In this podcast Dr. Ryan Snelgrove, a General Surgeon at the University of Alberta, discusses the Digital Rectal Exam and Perianal Abscesses.

After listening to this podcast you should be able to:

  • Explain why this topic is important
  • Discuss proper technique for a digital rectal exam
  • Review symptoms associated with a perianal abscess
  • Understand treatment of a perianal abscess
Feb 14, 2018

In this podcast Dr. Leah Gramlich, a gastroenterologist from the University of Alberta, will discuss weight loss. Weight loss is a common problem seen by generalists. Patients who are overweight or obese may intentionally lose weight to improve their health. However, progressive unintentional (involuntary) weight loss often indicates a serious medical or psychiatric illness. This podcast will discuss the approach to unintentional weight loss in the adult patient.

After listening to this podcast you should be able to:

  • Describe significant weight loss
  • Discuss the impact of unintentional weight loss
  • Discuss the etiology of unintentional weight loss
  • Describe an approach to unexplained weight loss
Feb 7, 2018

In this podcast Dr. Leah Gramlich, a gastroenterologist at the University of Alberta, discusses nutrition in patients.

After listening to this podcast you should be able to:

  • Describe why (mal)nutrition is important in your patients
  • Describe dietary components, guidelines and food considerations in hospitalized patients
  • Describe strategies to enhance food intake in hospitalized surgery patients
  • Discuss alternatives to oral diet – rationale, routes
  • Describe Enteral Nutrition- indications, contraindications, complications
  • Describe Parenteral Nutrition – indications, contraindications, complications
Jan 31, 2018

In this podcast General Surgeon, Dr. Mike McCall, will review Jaundice.

After listening to this podcast you should be able to:

  • Understand the most likely causes
  • Explain diagnosis and management
  • Form a differential diagnosis
Jan 24, 2018

In this podcast, Dr. Mike McCall, a General Surgeon at the University of Alberta will discuss Cholangitis.

After listening to this podcast you should be able to:

  • Describe the presentation of Cholangitis
  • Review treatment and management options of Cholangitis
Jan 16, 2018

In this podcast General Surgeon, Dr. Michael McCall, is going to discuss the Cholecystectomies.

After listening to this podcast you should be able to:

  • Explain the procedure to a patient
  • Discuss the risks and possible complications
Jan 10, 2018

In this podcast General Surgeon, Dr. Michael McCall, will review some common causes of RUQ pain as it relates to the biliary system.

After listening to this podcast you should be able to:

  • Describe the presentation of Biliary Colic and Cholecystitis
  • Review differential diagnosis and diagnostics
  • Understand treatment of both Biliary Colic and Cholecystitis
Dec 13, 2017

This episode of Surgery 101, 4th year medical student Nikytha Antony, discusses Cesarean sections. After listening to this podcast you should be able to:

  • Recognize the indications, contraindications and complications of cesarean sections
  • Discuss the types of incisions and procedure involved
  • Describe post-op care
Dec 6, 2017

This episode of Surgery 101, 4th year medical student Nikytha Antony, discusses Endometriosis. After listening to this podcast you should be able to:

  • Describe the epidemiology and pathophysiology of endometriosis
  • Recognize the symptoms that might be present on initial presentation
  • Discuss the differential and diagnosis of endometriosis
  • Discuss treatment options
Nov 29, 2017

In this episode of Surgery 101, 3rd year medical student, Mieke Heyns will discuss Breast reduction surgery.

After listening to this podcast you should be able to:

  • Discuss the definition of hypermastia
  • Understand the etiology of hypermastia
  • Explain the presentation of hypermastia
  • Describe some of the surgical techniques and management
  • Review complications of hypermastia
Nov 22, 2017

In this episode Dr. Rourke, a Urologist at the University of Alberta, discusses Scrotal Swelling.

 

After listening to this podcast you should be able to:

  • Construct a classification system for scrotal swelling
  • Discuss the conditions of varicocele, hydrocele, spermatocele, and testicular cancar
  • Describe the distinguishing features of a malignant versus a benign mass
Nov 15, 2017

In this podcast Dr. Keith Rourke, a Urologist at the University of Alberta, discusses Acute Testicular Pain.

After listening to this podcast you should be able to:

  • Describe and define the common causes of scrotal pain and the unique clinical presentations
  • Understand treatment options for acute orchitis, acute epididymitis, and testicular torsion
  • Explain the pathogenesis of testicular torsion and recognize the need for urgent management of this condition
  • List the differential diagnosis for scrotal pain

 

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