Medical Overview Training

8:30-8:45       Welcome

Management Introduction

Haz-Map Database at NLM

About Haz-Map Database

Haz-Map Bibliography

Jay's slides: Intro

8:45-10:00       Medical Terminology

MedlinePlus Medical Dictionary

NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

See Metric System (Merck Manual) and Prefixes

Word Parts from MedlinePlus, page 2 in Supplement

Medical Glossary, page 2-4  in Supplement

Haz-Map Glossary

Merck Breath Sounds

Main slides

                         Occupational Toxicology

Important Concepts in Occupational Toxicology, page 5-6 in Supplement

Haz-Map: Benzene

Haz-Map Disease Categories

                         Occupational Lung Diseases

Haz-Map: Interstitial Lung Diseases

Haz-Map: COPD

Haz-Map: Pulmonary Fibrosis

 

10:15    PFT

4 Readers, p. 7; 

Merck on PFT and Lung Diseases

Spirometry Quick Guide

Main slides

Haz-Map: Query by PFT Findings (Note that asthma is reversible and COPD is not.)

Problem, p. 11

10:50    CXR

4 Readers, p. 13-14; 

Look up "mediastinum" in MedlinePlus dictionary.

Chest X-ray Made Easy, in Supplement, p. 10-12

Main slides

Haz-Map: Query by Chest X-ray Findings

Supplement, page 13, ILO classification system

NIOSH: ILO Classification System

11:25-Noon    Asbestosis

4 Readers, p. 15; 

Main slides

Chrysotile Asbestos 1

Chrysotile Asbestos 2

Amosite and Crocidolite Asbestos

Merck: Asbestos Body

Merck: Asbestos-Related Plaques

US Asbestos-Related Mortality

US Mesothelioma Mortality

 

1:00      Silicosis

4 Readers, p. 16;

Main slides

Merck: Silicosis--Eggshell Calcifications

Merck: Silicosis--Simple

Merck: Silicosis--Conglomerate

WHO: Silicosis

US Silicosis Mortality

1:25      Cancer

4 Readers, p. 17-18 and 22

Main slides

NCI: What Is Cancer?

Download large PDF file on Global Cancer Facts & Figures 2007

Merck: Defenses Against Cancer

WHO Cancer Fact Sheet

HPV & Cervical Cancer

Neviskin CA.ppt

NCI: Dysplastic Nevi

eMedecine: Halo nevus

Supplement, page 24, Secondary Cancers, Likely Primaries

2:10-2:30      Leukemia

4 Readers, p. 25

Main slides

How Big Is a Red Blood Cell?

Merck Manual: Leukemias

NCI: Leukemia

Haz-Map: Benzene, Aplastic Anemia, and Leukemia

 

2:45      Impairment

4 Readers, p. 26

Main slides

2 Problems, p. 27

3:15      Q & A

Jeopardy.doc

 

Metric System Prefixes

1 000 000 000 000 trillion tera T 1012
1 000 000 000 billion giga G 109
1 000 000 million mega M 106
1000 thousand kilo k 103
100 hundred hecto h 102
10 ten deca da 101
0.1 tenth deci d 10-1
0.01 hundreth centi c 10-2
0.001 thousandth milli m 10-3
0.000 001 millioneth micro µ 10-6
0.000 000 001 billioneth nano n 10-9
0.000 000 000 001 trillioneth pico p 10-12

 

Metric System Weights and Volume

Coins

One cent weighs 2.5 g. A nickel weighs 5 g.

 

1 ml (milliliter) of water is the same as 1 cm3 (cubic centimeter) and weighs 1 g (gram).

5 ml = 1 tsp. 30 ml = 1 oz.

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