Boards and Beyond
Boards and Beyond

  1. Hemostasis
    Coagulation Coagulation cascade; Kinin system; Plasminogen (28min)
    Platelet Activation Platelet function; Alpha and dense granules; ADP; Thromboxane (13min)
    Hypercoagulable States Factor V Leiden; Prothrombin mutation; Protein C/S; Antiphospholipid (19min) UPDATED 6-21-2016
    Coagulopathies Hemophilia; Vitamin K deficiency; Coagulation factor inhibitors; Mixing studies (14min)
    Platelet Disorders Inherited disorders; ITP; TTP/HUS; DIC; Von Willebrand Disease (24min) UPDATED 9-4-2016
    Antiplatelet Drugs Aspirin; Thienopyridines; Phosphodiesterase inhibitors (12min)
    Anticoagulants Heparin; Xa inhibitors; Direct Thrombin Inhibitors; Warfarin; Thrombolytics (28min)
  2. Red Blood Cells
    Hemolysis Basics Types of hemolysis; LDH; Haptoglobin; Hyperbilirubinemia (19min)
    Extrinsic Hemolysis Autoimmune hemolytic anemias; Mechanical hemolysis; Infections (14min) UPDATED 7-11-2016
    Intrinsic Hemolysis PNH; Pyruvate Kinase deficiency; G6PD deficiency; Hereditary spherocytosis (21min)
    Microcytic Anemias Red cell indices; Iron deficiency; Anemia of chronic disease; lead poisoning; sideroblastic anemia (33min)
    Thalassemias Alpha and beta thalassemia (21min) UPDATED 7-11-2016
    Sickle Cell Anemia Hemoglobin S; Sickle cell symptoms, diagnosis, treatment; Hemoglobin C (22min) UPDATED 6-8-2016
    Other Anemias Aplastic anemia; Megaloblastic anemias; Reticulocytosis (16min)
    Blood Groups ABO system; Rh system; Antibody screening; Transfusion medicine (17min)
  3. White Blood Cells
    Acute Leukemia Acute lymphoblastic leukemia; Acute myelogenous leukemia (18min)
    Chronic Leukemia CML; CLL; Hairy cell leukemia (15min) UPDATED 6-22-2016
    Hodgkin Lymphoma Reed Sternberg cells; Classical Hodgkin lymphoma subtypes (9min)
    Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma B and T cell non-Hodgkin lymphomas (22min)
    Plasma Cell Disorders Multiple myeloma; MGUS; Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia (14min)
    Amyloidosis Amyloid proteins; Primary and secondary amyloidosis; Transthyretin (15min)
    Myeloproliferative Disorders P. vera; Essential thrombocytosis; Myelofibrosis; Langerhans histiocytosis (18min) UPDATED 5-28-2016
  4. Cancer Drugs
    Antimetabolites Cytarabine, Methotrexate, 5-fluorouracil, 6-mercaptopurine (17min)
    Alkylating Agents Nitrogen mustards, Nitrosoureas, Busulfan, Dacarbazine (10min)
    Antitumor Antibiotics Anthracyclines, Dactinomycin, Bleomycin (6min)
    Microtubule Inhibitors Taxols, Vinca alkaloids (7min)
    DNA Drugs Platinum agents, Topoisomerase I and II inhibitors (4min)
    Other Cancer Drugs Bevacizumab, Erlotinib, Rituximab, Tamoxifen, Aromatase Inhibitors, Trastuzumab (17min)
  5. Other Topics
    Porphyrias Heme synthesis; Porphyria cutanea tarda; Acute intermittent porphyria (14min)