Medical Topics

Here is a contents page of all the conditions I wrote notes on during my first clinical year. These can also be found under the ‘medical things‘ tag of my blog. This is not a comprehensive list of all the conditions I had to learn, but does cover quite a fair bit of it.

 

Cardiovascular:

Acute Coronary Syndrome

Acute Pericarditis

Angina Pectoris

Atrial Fibrillation

Cardiac Arrest

Cardiac Failure

Cardiomyopathy

Constrictive Pericarditis

Heart Block and Pacemakers

Infective Endocarditis 

Myocarditis

Supraventricular Tachycardia

Valvular Heart Disease

Varicose Veins

Vasovagal Syncope

Venous & Arterial Ulcers

Ventricular Tachycardia/Ventricular Fibrillation

 

Respiratory:

Aspergillus Lung Disease

Asthma

Bronchiectasis

COPD

Extrinsic Allergic Alveolitis

Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

Lung Cancer

Obstructive Sleep Apnoea

Pleural Effusion

Pneumoconiosis

Pneumonia

Pneumothorax

Pulmonary Hypertension

Pulmonary TB

Sarcoidosis

 

Gastrointestinal:

Achalasia

Acute cholangitis

Anal Fissure

Autoimmune Hepatitis

Barrett’s Oesophagus

Cholecystitis

Coeliac Disease

Crohn’s Disease

Diverticular Disease

Biliary Colic

GORD

Gastroenteritis

GI Perforation

Haemorrhoids

Hernias

Hiatus Hernia

Intestinal Ischaemia

Intestinal Obstruction

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Liver Abscess

Liver Cirrhosis

Mallory-Weiss Tear

NASH

Pancreatitis

Peptic Ulcer Disease & Gastritis

Perianal Abscesses & Fistulae

Peritonitis

Pilonidal Sinus

Primary Biliary Cirrhosis

Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis

Rectal Prolapse

Ulcerative Colitis

Wilson’s Disease

 

Neurology:

Bell’s Palsy

Dementia

Encephalitis

Epilepsy

Extra-cerebral Haemorrhage

Guillain-Barre Syndrome

Headaches

Horner’s Syndrome

Huntington’s Disease

Hydrocephalus

Meningitis

Motor Neurone Disease

Multiple Sclerosis

Myasthenia Gravis

Neurofibromatosis

Parkinson’s Disease

Spinal Cord Compression

Stroke & TIA

Wernicke’s Encephalopathy

 

Breast:

Breast Cysts & Fibrocystic Disease

Ductal Disease: DCIS & IDC

Fibroadenoma

Mastitis and abscesses

 

Rheumatology:

Polymyalgia Rheumatica

Rheumatoid Arthritis 

Systemic Sclerosis

 

Other topics:

Anaphylaxis

Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura

 

 

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