Boards and Beyond
Boards and Beyond

  1. Basic Immunology
    Innate Immunity Macrophages, Neutrophils, NK Cells, Eosinophils, Mast Cells, Basophils, Dendritic Cells (35min)
    T-cells Antigen presenting cells, T cell receptors, MHC I, MHC II, Th1, Th2, Thymus (29min)
    B-cells B cell activation, B cell receptor, Class switching, Antibody types, Vaccines (29min)
    The Complement System Classical, alternative, lectin pathways; PNH, C3 Deficiency, C5-C9 deficiency (19min)
    Lymph Nodes and Spleen Lymph node and spleen structure and function (15min)
  2. Clinical Immunology
    Hypersensitivity Type I, II, III, and IV hypersensitivity reactions (22min) UPDATED 11-18-2017
    Transplants Organ and bone marrow transplants; HLA matching; Types of rejection (16min)
    Immune Deficiency Syndromes Thymic aplasia, SCID, Selective IgA, Hyper IgM, CGD (36min) UPDATED 7-28-2016
  3. Pharmacology
    Glucocorticoids and NSAIDs NSAID mechanism and side effects, COX-2 inhibitors, Glucocorticoid mechanism and side effects (15min)
    Immunosuppressive Drugs Cyclosporine/Tacrolimus, Sirolimus, Methotrexate, Mycophenolate, Cyclophosphamide, Azathioprine, TNF-alpha inhibitors, Hydroxychloroquine (20min) UPDATED 7-20-2016
  4. Autoimmune Disorders
    Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Pathogenesis; Diagnosis; Treatment; Antiphospholipid antibodies (15min)
    Rheumatoid Arthritis Synovial inflammation; Symptoms; Diagnosis and treatment (16min)
    Slceroderma Pathogenesis; Symptoms; Diagnosis; Treatment (10min)
    Sjogren's Syndrome Symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment; Antibody tests; Neonatal lupus (10min)
    Vasculitis Large, medium, small vessel diseases and treatments; Temporal Arteritis, Kawasaki Disease, Wegener’s Granulomatosis, Microscopic Polyangiitis, Beurger’s Disease, Henoch-Shonlein Purpura, Churg Strauss (24min)