30 episodes

An overview of surgical topics aimed at medical students coming to their clinical surgery rotations, as well as refreshers for early career medical doctors working in surgical departments. These podcasts provide core knowledge of topics, providing a platform to commence deeper learning.

Students of Surgery Martin Brand

    • Natural Sciences
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An overview of surgical topics aimed at medical students coming to their clinical surgery rotations, as well as refreshers for early career medical doctors working in surgical departments. These podcasts provide core knowledge of topics, providing a platform to commence deeper learning.

    Upper GIT Oesophageal cancer

    Upper GIT Oesophageal cancer

    Oesophageal cancer is not an uncommon cause of dysphagia or odonophagia in a general surgery practice. In this podcast we give an overview of the two most common types of oesophageal cancer, their presentation, investigation and management.

    • 24 min
    Paediatric surgery Transfer of the neonate

    Paediatric surgery Transfer of the neonate

    An overview of surgical topics aimed at medical students coming to their clinical surgery rotations, as well as refreshers for early career medical doctors working in surgical departments. These podcasts provide core knowledge of topics, providing a platform to commence deeper learning.

    • 10 min
    Lower GIT Colorectal cancer

    Lower GIT Colorectal cancer

    Colorectal cancer and it's complications will be a common condition managed by anyone treating surgical emergencies as well as working in general surgery departments. In this podcast we discuss these cancers, their presentations and the management thereof.

    • 37 min
    General Surgery HIV associated malignancies for the general surgeon

    General Surgery HIV associated malignancies for the general surgeon

    There are cancers rarely seen in the general population, but are common in HIV positive patients, such as Kaposi sarcoma and non-Hodgkins lymphoma. In this podcast we give an overview of the more common HIV associated malignancies that a general surgeon may be faced with.

    • 7 min
    General Surgery The spleen

    General Surgery The spleen

    The most common indication for spleen surgery is trauma. In the absence of trauma, spleen surgery is relatively rare and seldomly required. When indicated it may be curative and lifesaving. In this podcast we discuss elective, non-trauma general surgical aspects of the spleen.

    • 15 min
    General Surgery Daily approach to a ward patient

    General Surgery Daily approach to a ward patient

    Having a systematic reproducible routine of assessing a surgical ward patient during your daily ward rounds is essential, ensuring that they are improving, picking up signs early that something may be going wrong. In this podcast we discuss how to go about this essential component of your clinical practice.

    • 12 min

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Very Helpful and Precise

Thank you for these podcasts, they’re really helpful!
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