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Auditory Dysfunction Beyond the 8th Nerve: Understanding Central Auditory Processing Disorders

Central auditory processing disorder (CAPD) refers to a deficit in the neural processing of auditory stimuli that can affect listening, language, and learning. Because CAPD manifests behavioral symptoms similar to those exhibited by listeners with peripheral hearing loss, it is important that the audiologist be prepared to “go beyond the 8th nerve” in the assessment process to evaluate central auditory skill sets and provide intervention as needed. 81 more words

Microbiology: Principles and Explorations

Microbiology: Principles and Explorations
The table of contents is listed here and is needed to locate other content. Includes animations, chapter overviews, and practice quizzes.

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PedsCases.com: Pediatrics for Medical Students

PedsCases.com: Pediatrics for Medical Students
The goal of this site created by two medical students and a faculty member is to create a “comprehensive database of pediatric cases and pediatric questions.” Also includes podcasts.

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PediatricEducation.org

PediatricEducation.org
Aimed at residents and fellows, this Web site created by two MDs lets view pediatric cases by disease, specialty, age, and date. Also provides numerous helpful links.

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Smoking is bad for you, so why another study?

This is a coffee-break-read, i.e., a brief comment on a recent paper found in a casual google scholar search on ADPKD.

The paper:

Brody JS, Wang W, Schrier RW, Gitomer BR (2015) … 618 more words

Disease Management

Article By Disease: Sleep Disorders

Sleepiness, Sleep Disorders and Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: Pathophysiological Rationale and Future Perspectives

Author(s): Astrid Claret, Stephanie Bioulac, Aurore Capelli, Jacques Taillard, Colette Fabrigoule, Manuel Bouvard and Pierre Philip… 171 more words

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