Boards and Beyond
Boards and Beyond

  1. Introduction to Renal Medicine
  2. Renal Embryology
    Potter’s Syndrome, Horseshoe kidney (10min) First Aid 2016: 530; First Aid 2017: 548
    Renal Anatomy
    Medulla, Cortex, Arterioles, Ureters (5min) First Aid 2016: 532; First Aid 2017: 550
    Renal Physiology I
    Fluid compartments, Capillary forces (20min) First Aid 2016: 533; First Aid 2017: 551
    Renal Physiology II
    Clearance, GFR,sample problems (31min) First Aid 2016: 535; First Aid 2017: 553
    Nephron Physiology
    Nephron transport mechanisms (30min) First Aid 2016: 537; First Aid 2017: 555
    Renal Endocrine Function
    RAA System, Vitamin D, PTH, EPO (20min) First Aid 2016: 540; First Aid 2017: 558
  3. Acid-Base
  4. Acid Excretion
    Generation of bicarbonate; Titratable acids; Ammonia (10min) NEW 3-18-2016
    Acid-Base Principles
    Blood gases, Winter’s formula, Compensation (25min) First Aid 2016: 543; First Aid 2017: 561
    Respiratory Disorders
    Respiratory acidosis/alkalosis (7min) First Aid 2016: 543; First Aid 2017: 561
    Metabolic Alkalosis
    Causes; Urinary chloride (10min) First Aid 2016: 543; First Aid 2017: 561
    Renal Tubular Acidosis
    Type I, II, IV RTAs (12min) First Aid 2016: 544; First Aid 2017: 562
    Metabolic Acidosis
    Anion gap and non-gap acidoses (27min) First Aid 2016: 543; First Aid 2017: 561
    Acid Base Problems
    Sample cases of common acid-base disorders (20min)
  5. Electrolytes
  6. Electrolyte Disorders
    K, Ca, Mg, Ph (15min) First Aid 2016: 542; First Aid 2017: 560
    Sodium and Water Balance
    Effective circulating volume, ADH, Physiology of sodium/water balance (22min) NEW 2-1-2017
    Sodium Disorders
    Hypo/hypernatremia, DI, SIADH (33min) First Aid 2016: 542; First Aid 2017: 560
  7. Diseases of the Nephron
  8. Glomerulonephritis Principles
    Filtration barrier; proteinuria; hematuria (15min) First Aid 2016: 544; First Aid 2017: 562
    Nephritic Syndrome
    Poststrep, Rapidly progressive, Alport (21min) First Aid 2016: 546; First Aid 2017: 564
    Nephrotic Syndrome
    Focal segmental, Membranous, Minimal change (19min) First Aid 2016: 548; First Aid 2017: 566
    MPGN
    MPGN type I and II (7min) First Aid 2016: 547; First Aid 2017: 565
    Tubulointerstitital Disease
    ATN, Interstital nephritis, Papillary necrosis (10min) First Aid 2016: 554; First Aid 2017: 572
    Renal Failure
    Pre-renal, Intrinsic, Post-renal (21min) First Aid 2016: 553; First Aid 2017: 571
  9. Other Renal Topics
  10. Urinary Tract Infections
    Risk factors, Microbiology, Antibiotics (8min) First Aid 2016: 552; First Aid 2017: 570
    Cystic kidney disease
    Polycystic kidney disease, ARPKD (7min) First Aid 2016: 555; First Aid 2017: 573
    Diuretics
    Mannitol, Loops, Thiazides (21min) First Aid 2016: 556; First Aid 2017: 574
    Kidney stones
    Calcium, Struvite, Uric acid, Cystine (11min) First Aid 2016: 549; First Aid 2017: 567
    Renal and Bladder Tumors
    Renal cell carcinoma, Wilm’s, Transitional cell (12min) First Aid 2016: 550; First Aid 2017: 568
    Rhabdomyolysis
    Etiology and pathogenesis of rhabdomyolysis (7min) NEW 3-18-2016