Myasthenia Gravis - Cranial Nerves Exam - Facial Nerve (CN VII) Sub-exam - Patient 11
Patient is a 52-year-old African American male who initially presented with diplopia and dysphagia about five years ago. Serologic testing demonstrated antibodies to the acetylcholine receptor, and repetitive nerve stimulation testing showed a decrement in CMAP at slow frequency repetitive stimulation. He now presents with generalized myasthenia, dysarthria, dysphagia and diplopia during a pyridostigmine-holiday for Tensilon testing.
How To Become a Mechanical Engineer
Mechanical engineering is the science of designing, developing, and creating mechanical systems is the subject of this short video. Mechanical engineers make devices like engines, generators, turbines, refrigerators, elevators, robots for manufacturing, tools, and many other types of equipment and machines. This video shows some of the complexity that the profession offers.
Money talks: May 23rd 2011
In this week's programme: the race to succeed Dominique Strauss-Kahn continues amid a global economic slowdown and the Eurozone crisis
Breakingviews: Italy's amazing financial engineering
May 23 - To avoid spooking markets Italy is attempting an amazing feat of financial engineering, and the Eurovision song contest has a clear message for euro governments say Breakingviews.
1.6.3 Mailing lists and newsgroups Mailing or discussion lists are e-mail based discussion groups. When you send an e-mail to a mailing list address, it is sent automatically to all the other members of the list. The majority of academic-related mailing lists in the UK are maintained by
Mailing or discussion lists are e-mail based discussion groups. When you send an e-mail to a mailing list address, it is sent automatically to all the other members of the list.
The majority of academic-related mailing lists in the UK are maintained byYou will find details of joining these mailing lists on the JISCMail website. Mailing lists are useful for getting in
Open house 2012
On Saturday, May 26, SFU welcomed approximately 19,000 guests to its open house event atop Burnaby Mountain. This video provides a quick overview of the fun and engaging activities. http://www.sfu.ca/openhouse
School of Law Commencement 2012 - Jacqueline A. Berrien
Honorary Degree Recipient Jacqueline A. Berrien delivers the Commencement Address at the School of Law Commencement on May 25, 2012.
4.1 An overview of the UK perspective You have looked at the international scene regarding human rights but what of the position in England? You may be wondering: ‘If the common law developed over hundreds of years in this country surely the courts must at some stage have been called upon to consider the issue of human rights?’. As you might expect, the answer to this question is in the affirmative. However, over the centuries the lack of legal instruments on human rights was itself an inhibition on the development of h
You have looked at the international scene regarding human rights but what of the position in England? You may be wondering: ‘If the common law developed over hundreds of years in this country surely the courts must at some stage have been called upon to consider the issue of human rights?’. As you might expect, the answer to this question is in the affirmative.
However, over the centuries the lack of legal instruments on human rights was itself an inhibition on the development of h
Key note speech – Professor Nigel Shadbolt
Key note speech – Professor Nigel Shadbolt
The Art of Teaching the Arts: Principles of Artful Teaching
The program opens with teachers sharing passionate insights about why they teach the arts to young people. Then short classroom segments illustrate how arts teachers employ seven “principles of artful teaching” to meet the needs and imaginations of their students. Participants explore how these principles can affect their own teaching. Subsequent sessions will examine each principle in depth, with examples from dance, music, theatre, and visual art.
Cytotoxic T Cells
How cytotoxic T cells get activated by MHC-I/antigen complexes and then proceed to kill infected cells. The instructor uses computer software for demonstration. The screen is dark with small writing, so the viewer may want to open the screen to 'full screen'. The instructor is clear and easy to understand.
Carbon Dioxide and the Greenhouse Effect
This video explains the role of carbon dioxide in the Greenhouse Effect. Carbon dioxide is one of the gasses that absorbs the earth’s heat. This video provides a detailed explanation of the Greenhouse Effect as a vital process that sustains life on Earth. It also presents an experiment that shows how carbon dioxide absorbs thermal radiation, mimicking the Greenhouse Effect. (3:33)
Time for Me to Leaf: Tree Chlorophyll Chromatography
This video describes the different pigments in leaves and explains why leaves change color each Fall. It demonstrates an experiment that uses chlorophyll chromatography to prove that every leaf, regardless of its color, has pigments of green, red, and yellow. (8:44)
Ping Guo - PhD School of Nursing, Midwifery and Physiotherapy
Ping explains how working as a nurse in China prompted her to study for her masters and PhD.
Reading Lesson in a First Grade Classroom--Beginning Cause and Effect
This video shows a first grade group reading lesson on cause and effect. The books they are using are "If You Give a Pig a Pancake" and "If You Give a Dog a Doughnut". She encourages the students to turn "knee to knee" and "eye to eye" to discuss the books. This is a great resource to learn tips and strategies for the early childhood classroom. (11:00)
An Integrated 3D Geodatabase for Palladio's Work
The paper presents a novel digital 3D GIS web-based system entirely founded on Google Earth, built to offer a deep insight into Palladio's opera for restitution of its architectural surveys, reconstruction for historical reasons, analysis for structural and other options, and assembly and presentation of all certified Palladian documentation.The development of the application follows the philosophy of visual computing and it is based on an architectural knowledge representation.The information s
"Possum Magic" Written By Mem Fox Read Aloud
Grandma Poss uses her best bush magic to make Hush invisible. But when Hush longs to be able to see herself again, the two possums must make their way across Australia to find the magic food that will make Hush visible once more. Students will get to see each page and words as they see and hear the reader. This is a great resource for the elementary classroom. (3:25)
10 Doggie Kisses by Todd Parr for Sesame Street (Counting to 10)
This is Todd Parr's (author and illustrator) second short film he has made for Sesame Street. Young learners will enjoy counting to 10 as the doggies kisses 10 different children. What a fun resource for the early childhood classroom. (0:46)
Roald Amundsen and the Northwest Passage -- College of Charleston Professor Conducts Field Research
College of Charleston Italian professor Massimo Maggiari traveled to the arctic region and Gjoa Haven (Gjøahaven) to conduct first-hand research into Roald Amundsen, a polar explorer. He is researching what will be an anthropological biography as a follow-up to his 2001 book "Aurora Borealis." Roald Engelbregt Gravning Amundsen was a Norwegian explorer of polar regions. He led the Antarctic expedition (1910-12) to discover the South Pole in December 1911, and he was the first expedition leader
29.05.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Dienstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. *** Bei seinem Besuch in Jerusalem hat Bundespräsident Joachim Gauck die Bereitschaft Deutschlands unterstrichen, für die Sicherheit und das Existenzrecht Israels einzutreten. Dies sei für die deutsche Politik bestimmend, sagte Gauck beim Empfang durch Israels Präsident Schimon Peres in Jerusalem. Gauck wies dabei auch auf das iranische Atomprogramm