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DRUG CALCULATIONS & EQUATIONS

     Core Equations and Calculations 


PHARMACOKINETICS & PHARMACODYNAMICS

     Drug Interactions

     Pharmacogenetics in Practice

     Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics

     Special Populations - Impact on PK and PD


PHARMACOLOGY - SPECIAL TOPICS

     Drug Cross-Reacitivity - Penicillin / Beta-Lactams

     Drug Cross-Reacitivity - Sulfa

     Drugs to Avoid in G6PD Deficiency

     Drugs to Avoid in Pregnancy

     Drugs that can worsen Gout

     Potpourri of Unique Medications

     Drug - Food Interactions

     Drug - Gastric Acidity Interactions

     Drug - Lab Interactions

     Drug - Sunlight Interactions

     IV Drug Dosing & Administrion 

     Dose Equivalency Among common Medications

     Core Adverse Drug Reactions and Side Effects

     IV Drugs Needing Protection from Light


CARDIOLOGY                                                                                                                                         

DRUG CLASSES - ANTIHYPERTENSIVES

     ACE Inhibitors, ARBs, & Renin Inhibitors

     Aldosterone Antagonists

     Alpha Blockers

     Beta Blockers

     Calcium Channel Blockers

     Diuretics - Loop

     Diuretics - Potassium  Sparing

     Diuretics - Thiazides

     Nitrates 

DRUG CLASSES - ANTITHROMBOTICS

     Anticoagulants - VKOR Inhibitors

     Anticoagulants - Direct Xa Inhibtitors

     Anticoagulants - Direct Thrombin Inhibitors

     Anticoagulants - Heparin & LMWHs

     Antiplatelets - Aspirin

     Antiplatelets - ADP Receptor Antagonists

     Antiplatelets - gpIIbIIIa Receptor Antagonists

     Antiplatelets - PAR1

     Thrombolytics

DRUG CLASSES - LIPID LOWERING

     Treatments for Hypertriglyceridemia

     Non-Statins for Lowering LDL

     Statins

DRUG CLASSES - HEMODYNAMIC AGENTS

     Antiarrhythmics

     Inotropes

     Vasopressors

     Vasopressors - Clinical Integration & EBME

CORE DISEASE STATES

     Acute Coronary Syndrome

     Aortic Valve Disorders

     Atrial Fibrillation & Flutter

     Heart Failure - Acute

     Heart Failure - Chronic

     Hyperlipidemia - Lipid Profile Assessment

     Hyperlipidemia - Evidence & The Guidelines

     Hyperlipidemia - Familial / Genetic Disorders

     Hypertension - General Background

     Hypertension - Guidelines & Basic Treatment Considerations

     Hypertensive Emergency - Pt 1 Background

     Hypertensive Emergency - Pt 2 CV

     Hypertensive Emergency - Pt 3 Renal

     Hypertensive Emergency - Pt 4 OB

     Hypertensive Emergency - Pt 5 Cocaine & Pheo

     Hypertensive Emergency - Pt 6 Case Questions

     Kawasaki's Disease

     Peripheral Arterial Disease

FOCUSED IN-DEPTH TOPICS

     Enoxaparin vs Heparin in ACS

     Procainamide vs Amiodarone for Sustained V-Tach


DERMATOLOGY

     Acne

     Atopic Dermatitis

     Psoriasis


ELECTROLYTES                                                                                                                                                     

     Calcium Disorders

     Potassium Disorders

     Sodium Disorders


ENDOCRINOLOGY                                                                                                                                               

ADRENAL GLAND

     Drug Class - Steroids

     Drug Class - Steroids - Clinical Integraion & EBME

     Adrenal Disorders

DIABETES MELLITUS

     Drug Class - Insulin

     Drug Class - Non-Insulin

     Background & Review

     DKA and HHS

     Hypoglycemia

THYROID DISORDERS

     General Thyroid Physiology

     Hyperthyroidism

     Hypothyroidism


GASTROENTEROLOGY                                                                                                                                        

     Cirrhosis - Overview of Complications

     Cirrhosis - Ascites 

     Cirrhosis - Hepatic Encephalopathy

     Cirrhosis - Hepatorenal Syndrome

     Cirrhosis - Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis

     Cirrhosis - Variceal Bleeding

     Constipation

     Diarrhea

     Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

     Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)

     Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

     Nausea and Vomiting

     Peptic Ulcer Disease


HEMATOLOGY                                                                                                                                                     

ANEMIAS

     General Review of The Blood & Anemia

     Anemia of Chronic Disease & Chronic Kidney Disease

     Hemolytic Anemias

     Megaloblastic Anemia (B12 & Folic Acid Deficiency)

     Microcytic Anemia (Iron Deficiency Anemia)

COAGULATION DISORDERS

     Coagulation - Overivew of Coagulation

     Coagulation - Bleeding Disorders (Hemophilia A, B, & vWF Disease)

     Coagulation - Clotting Disorders

     Coagulation - Upper & Lower Extremity DVT

     Coagulation - Pulmonary Embolism

PLATELET DISORDERS

     Platelet Disorders - Overview of Platelet Function & Use

     Platelet Disorders - Thrombocytopenias (ITP, TTP, HUS, DIC, HIT)

     Platelet Disorders - Uremic Platelet Dysfunction


IMMUNOLOGY                                                                                                                                                    

     Allergic Rhinitis

     Hypersensitivity Reactions

     Angioedema

     Immunizations and Vaccines

     Immunosuppressants for Organ Transplantation


INFECTIOUS DISEASES                                                                                                                                        

THE BASICS OF INFECTIOUS DISEASE

     The Basics of Bacteria

     The Basics of Normal Flora

     Basics of Bugs and Drugs

     Organisms Causing Common Infections

DRUG CLASS REVIEWS

     Antibiotics - Cell Wall Synthesis Inhibitors - Penicillins & Extended Spectrum Agents

     Antibiotics - Cell Wall Synthesis Inhibitors - Cephalosporins

     Antibiotics - Cell Wall Synthesis Inhibitors - Carbapenems & Monobactams

     Antibiotics - Cell Wall Synthesis Inhibitors - Glycopeptides

     Antibiotics - Cell Wall Synthesis Inhibitors - Fosfomycin

     Antibiotics - Protein Synthesis Inhibitors - Macrolides & Ketolide

     Antibiotics - Protein Synthesis Inhibitors - Tetracyclines & Glycylcyclines

     Antibiotics - Protein Synthesis Inhibitors - Oxazolidinones & Streptogramins

     Antibiotics - Protein Synthesis Inhibitors - Aminoglycosides

     Antibiotics - Other - Fluoroquinolones

     Antibiotics - Antimycobacterials for TB

     Antibiotics - Anaerobic Agents

     Antibiotics - Other Drug Classes

     Antifungals - Drug Class Review

LECTURE TOPICS

     Bacterial Tracheitis 

     Bronchiolitis (RSV)

     Bronchitis (Acute and Chronic)

     C. Diff Infections

     Croup 

     Diabetic Foot Infections

     Endocarditis

     Epiglottitis 

     Helminth - Worm Infection

     HIV Infection

     Intraabdominal Infection

     Meningitis (Pediatric and Adult)

     Opportunistic Infections

     Otitis Media

     Pelvic Inflammatory Disease and Cervicitis

     Pharyngitis

     Pneumonia - CAP - Pediatrics

     Pneumonia - CAP - Adults

     Pneumonia - HCAP vs. HAP vs. VAP

     Prostatitis

     Protozoal Infections

     Sepsis - Pediatrics

     Sepsis - Adults

     Sinusitis 

     Soft Tissue Infections

     Urinary Tract Infections

     Viral Infections - The Basics of Virology

     Viral Infections - Influenza (Flu)

     Viral Infections - Herpes Infections

     Viral Infections - Hepatitis B

     Viral Infections - Hepatitis C


MUSCULOSKELETAL                                                                                                                                            

     Gout and Hyperuricemia

     Osteoarthriris

     Osteoporosis

     Rheumatoid Arthritis

     Systemic Lupus Erythematosus  (SLE)


NEUROLOGY                                                                                                                                                        

DRUG CLASS REVIEWS

     Anticonvulsants

     Neuromuscular Blockers

     Non-opioids (NSAIDS & Tylenol)

     Opioids

     Opioids Side Effects

     Opioid Rotation

     Sedative Hypnotics

LECTURE TOPICS

     Alzheimers Disease

     Bells Palsy

     Insomnia 

     Pain - Acute and Chronic Management

     Pain - Low Back Pain Management

     Pain - Migraine Headache

     Parkinson's Disease

     Seizures

     Seizures - Status Epilepticus

     Stroke - Ischemic - Thrombolytics Review


NUTRITION                                                                                                                                                           

     Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN) Review

     Vitamins 


ONCOLOGY                                                                                                                                                           

DRUG CLASS REVIEWS

     Drug Class Review - Traditional Chemotherapy

     Drug Class Review - Monoclonal Antibodies

     Drug Class Review - Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors


OPHTHALMOLOGY

DRUG CLASS REVIEWS

      Anesthetic Agents  - Drug Class Review

      Bacterial Eye Infections and Drug Class Review

      Glaucoma and Drug Class Review

      Iritis and Uveitis - Cycloplegics Drug Class Review


PSYCHIATRY                                                                                                                                                          

DRUG CLASS REVIEWS

     Antidepressants

     Antipsychotics

     Anxiolytics (Benzodiazepines and Buspar)

LECTURE TOPICS

     ADHD

     Anxiety Disorders

     Bipolar Disorder

     Delirium Tremens

     Major Depressive Disorder

     Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

     Schizophrenia

     Smoking Cessation


PULMONOLOGY                                                                                                                                                  

DRUG CLASS REVIEWS

     Bronchodilators

     Inhaled Corticosteroids

     Other Plumonary Drug Therapy

LECTURE TOPICS

     Asthma - Acute

     Asthma - Chronic

     COPD - Acute

     COPD - Chronic

     Pulmonary Hypertension


TOXICOLOGY                                                                                                                                                        

     Rapid Toxicology Review

     Acetaminophen Toxicity

     Alcohols Toxicity

     Beta-Blocker Toxicity

     Calcium Channel Blocker Toxicity

     Carbon Monoxide Toxicity 

     Cyanide Toxicity 

     Digoxin Toxicity

     Isoniazid Toxicity

     Lithium Toxicity

     Organophosphate or Pesticide Toxicity 

     Salicylate Toxicity

     Serotonin Syndrome 

     Sulfonylurea Toxicity

     TCA Toxicity


UROLOGY                                                                                                                                                              

     Overactive Bladder

     Priapism

     Sexual Disorders


WOMEN'S HEALTH                                                                                                                                             

    Drug Class Review - Hormones

    Drugs and Breastfeeding

    Drugs During Pregnancy

    Pre-eclampsia and Eclampsia

    Pre-Term Labor and Post-Partum Hemorrhage