Tutor profile: Radwa A.
Subject: Health and Medicine
A 56 yo male with a past medical history of atherosclerosis presents to the emergency dept with anterior chest pain radiating down his left arm. EKG reveals ST elevation in leads II, III, and avF, what is the initial treatment given the suspected diagnosis?
Adminstran of Morphine, Oxygen, Nitroglycerin, and Asprin. (acronym: "MONA")
Subject: Clinical Lab Sciences
What is the difference between sensitivity vs specificity of a lab test?
Sensitivity measures the ability of the test to correctly identify patients, leaving us with few false negative results. Contrastingly, specificity is the test's ability to identify those without the disease, leaving few false positives.
What is the correct progression of the epidermal skin layers, from deep to superficial?
stratum basale, stratum spinosum, stratum granulosum, stratum lucidum, and stratum corneum
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