Boards and Beyond
Boards and Beyond

  1. Introduction to Renal Medicine
    Renal Embryology Kidney formation, Oligohydramnios, Potter’s Syndrome, Horseshoe kidney (10min) UPDATED 6-1-2016
    Renal Anatomy Medulla, Cortex, Afferent/Efferent arterioles, Ureters (5min) UPDATED 5-6-2016
    Renal Physiology I Fluid compartments, Capillary filtration, Oncotic pressure, Hydrostatic pressure (17min) UPDATED 5-25-16
    Renal Physiology II Clearance, GFR, Renal blood flow, Secretion, Excretion, Sample problems (29min) UPDATED 6-2-2016
    Nephron Physiology Proximal tubule, Loop of Henle, Distal tubule, Collecting duct, Aldosterone, ADH (28min)
    Renal Endocrine Function Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone, Vitamin D, PTH, EPO (20min)
  2. Acid-Base
    Acid Excretion Generation of bicarbonate; Titratable acids; Ammonia (10min) NEW 3-18-2016
    Acid-Base Principles CO2, Bicarb, pH, Mixed disorders, Winter’s formula, Compensation (25min) UPDATED 6-22-2016
    Respiratory Disorders Respiratory acidosis and alkalosis (7min)
    Metabolic Alkalosis Causes of metabolic alkalosis, urinary chloride testing (10min)
    Renal Tubular Acidosis Type I, II, IV RTAs (12min) UPDATED 8-5-2016
    Metabolic Acidosis Anion gap calculation, Non-anion gap acidosis, Anion gap acidosis (24min)
    Acid Base Problems Sample cases of common acid-base disorders (20min)
  3. Electrolytes
    Electrolyte Disorders Potassium, Calcium, Magnesium, Phosphate (15min)
    Sodium and Water Balance Effective circulating volume, ADH, Physiology of sodium/water balance (22min) NEW 2-1-2017
    Sodium Disorders Hyponatremia, hypernatremia, diabetes insipidus, SIADH (33min) UPDATED 10-13-2016
  4. Diseases of the Nephron
    Glomerulonephritis Principles Glomerular filtration barrier; proteinuria; hematuria (15min) UPDATED 5-17-2016
    Nephritic Syndrome Poststreptococcal, Rapidly progressive, IgA, Alport (21min) UPDATED 5-6-2016
    Nephrotic Syndrome Focal segmental, Membranous, Minimal change (19min) UPDATED 5-6-2016
    MPGN Membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis type I and II (7min) NEW 5-6-2016
    Tubulointerstitital Disease Acute tubular necrosis, interstital nephritis, cortical necrosis, papillary necrosis (10min)
    Renal Failure Pre-renal, Intrinsic renal, Post-renal, Dialysis, Renal osteodystrophy (21min)
  5. Other Renal Topics
    Urinary Tract Infections Cystitis, Pyelonephritis, Risk factors, Microbiology, Antibiotics (8min)
    Cystic kidney disease Polycystic kidney disease, Medullary cystic disease, ARPKD (7min)
    Diuretics Acetazolamide, Mannitol, Loops, Thiazides, Potassium-sparing (21min) UPDATED 5-6-2016
    Kidney stones Calcium, Struvite, Uric acid, Cystine (11min) UPDATED 8-5-2016
    Renal and Bladder Tumors Renal cell carcinoma, Wilm’s, Transitional cell (12min)
    Rhabdomyolysis Etiology and pathogenesis of rhabdomyolysis (7min) NEW 3-18-2016