Can you assist this man who has just been diagnosed with hereditary haemochromatosis?
A 46 year-old man has recently been diagnosed with hereditary haemochromatosis after family screening was carried out at the request of a close relative who was also recently diagnosed with the condition. Your patient has found this a very worrying experience and has understood from his close relative that he is at risk of complications in the future. He comes to discuss this with you. Which of the following complications mentioned by the patient which he thinks can arise from hereditary haemochromatosis, is in fact wrong?
6mins - Patient Case By Darren K. Patten - 20 Feb 2018
The groin lump
Based on his presentation, how would you examine this 56-year-old man? What is the cause of his pain? Should he see a surgeon?
3mins - Image Study By Savvas Hadjiphilippou - 3 Jul 2017
I Keep Fainting!
A woman presents to A&E with many episodes of syncope, can you understand why by looking at her ECG?
3mins - Image Study By Savvas Hadjiphilippou - 5 Jun 2017
Why Does My Chest Hurt?
Can you understand why this man has chest pain by looking at his ECG?
15mins - Expert presentations By Dr Helen Skirrow - 27 Mar 2018
Childhood and adolescent vaccination
Early vaccination is key to lifetime health. A primary aspect of childhood vaccination is educating caregivers on its benefits—this presentation reviews the bas...
7mins - Patient Case By Margherita Bracchi - 20 Jun 2016
A Patient with HIV and Recurrent Lower Limbs Ulcers
Clinical case of patient with HIV and recurrent lower limb ulcers
12mins - Expert presentations By Prof. Dr. med. Marius Hoeper - 6 Apr 2017
Is switching treatments from PDE5 inhibitors to riociguat an option in patients with PAH?
In this short presentation Prof. Hoeper explains whether riociguat is an option in PAH treatment for patients with an insufficient response to PDE-5 inhibitors.
10mins - Expert presentations By Jane Simpson - 13 Dec 2016
Concussion in Sport
An expert presentation by Jane Simpson on concussion in sport
11mins - Expert presentations By Michelle Beaumont - 12 Sep 2016
The Human Microbiome: Structure and Function
An expert presentation on the human microbiome and it's structure and function