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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. '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 and many wonderful students, with the assistance of the surgeons of Edmonton.
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Mar 20, 2024

In this final episode of the opthalmology series, University of Alberta students Kim Papp and Nourseen Aboelnazar discuss strabismus.  Learners will review the basics of this ocular disease that is commonly seen in pediatrics but can affect any patient.

After listening to this podcast, learners should be able to:

  1. Define strabismus
  2.  Describe the anatomy relevant to strabismus
  3. List causes of strabismus
  4. Categorize different types of strabismus
  5. Explain amblyopia as a consequence of untreated strabismus
  6. Describe surgical and non-surgical management options for strabismus
Mar 13, 2024

 

This is the 4th episode in a 5-part series on opthamalogy.  This episode is on Corneal Transplant, which is sometimes called keratoplasty or a corneal graft. 

After listening to this podcast, learners will be able to:

1. Describe the relevant anatomy of the cornea.

2. List indications for corneal transplant.

3. Match common indications for corneal transplant with which type of surgery may be most appropriate.

 

 

Mar 6, 2024

This is the 3rd episode in a 5-part eye series.  This episode is brought to you by University of Alberta students Kim Papp, a 4th year medical student and Divya Goel a 2nd year medical student.

Today we will discuss orbital fractures which are fractures of the bony eye socket.

After listening to this podcast, learners should be able to:

1. Describe the anatomy relevant to an orbital fracture.

2. Gather pertinent positives on history and physical exam for a patient presenting with a suspected orbital fracture.

3. Explain the danger of muscle entrapment and how to diagnose this.

4. Outline treatment options for orbital fractures, including surgery.

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