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Decks in this class (22)

Session 1: Alcohol Metabolism and Oxidative Stress
• Describe how alcohol is metabolised and explain how alcohol can cause liver damage. • Explain the mechanism of action of Disulfiram • Describe the production of superoxide radicals • Discuss other reactive oxygen (ROS) and reactive nitrogen (RNS) species. • Outline defences against reactive oxygen species • Explain the role of oxidative stress in disease state examples
92  cards
Session 1: Protein and Amino Acid Metabolism
Explain nitrogen balance and protein turnover Describe how amino acids are catabolised Explain defects in amino acid metabolism Define the terms glycogenic and ketogenic amino acids Describe how ammonia is metabolised Explain why creatinine is measured
74  cards
Session 2: Energy Storage - Glycogen and Fat
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65  cards
Session 2: Lipid Transport
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53  cards
Session 3: Haemopoeisis, Spleen and Bone Marrow
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72  cards
Session 3: Blood Counts and Films
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23  cards
Session 4: Introduction to Anaemia, B12 and Folate Metaboism and Megaloblastic Anaemia
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45  cards
Session 4: Iron Metabolism and Microcytic Anaemias
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45  cards
Session 5: Haemolytic Anaemias and Haemoglobinopathies
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56  cards
Session 5: When Haemopoiesis Goes Wrong... In Other Ways
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44  cards
Session 7: Endocrine Pancreas
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23  cards
Session 7: Diabetes mellitus
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38  cards
Session 8: The HPA Axis and Growth Hormone (NOT DONE)
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60  cards
Session 8: Pituitary Disorders
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30  cards
Session 9: Adrenal Glands
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39  cards
Session 9: Disorders of Adrenocortical Function
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48  cards
Session 10: The Thyroid Gland
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51  cards
Session 10: Thyroid Disorders
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19  cards
Session 11: Calcium Metabolism
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50  cards
Session 11: Metabolic and Endocrine Control During Special Circumstances
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58  cards
Session 6: Haematology in Systemic Disease
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17  cards
Session 6: Introduction to the Endocrine System
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37  cards

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