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BT_PO 1.90

Describe the pharmacology of * insulin preparations *oral hypoglycaemic *corticosteroid drugs.

Intravenous dexamethasone has a slow onset of action. TRUE/FALSE

Prednisone and dexamethasone are synthetic corticosteroids with predominantly mineralocorticoid effects. 34 more words

8/10 PPMC Report: Secondary Amenorrhea

Today we discussed the case of a 31 yo F with PMH of ?PCOS presenting with difficulty conceiving after attempting for 3 years.

First of all — the PPMC report team agreed that three years was too long! 143 more words



Excerpt from “My Lovedance”

My oldest friend is at it again. Who knew that our reconnection would be such a source of inspiration for me? The universe perhaps? 2,383 more words

My LoveDance

TIFF Unveils First Round Of Titles For 2017, Tennis Drama 'Borg/McEnroe' To Open Fest

The countdown is on to the Toronto International Film Festival, with festival organizers last week announcing the first round of movies from Hollywood and beyond coming to Toronto in September. 880 more words


The 28th & 29th; What a productive person I am.

The 28th of July.

I actually had a thing today – endocrine clinic, but I’d forgotten to put it in my diary. Thankfully, Mommy had it in hers, so we didn’t miss it. 469 more words


7/24 (HUP): thyroid physiology and amiodarone-induced thyroiditis

Thanks to Dr. Caitlin White for guiding us through the case of an elderly man with aortic stenosis and atrial fibrillation who was found to have amiodarone-induced thyrotoxicosis. 631 more words


The Thyroid Gland

This post is copied from our older, original blog. Original post date 03/30/2013. 

By Marcie Bower, Lic.Ac.

The thyroid gland is the largest endocrine gland in the body. 554 more words