Saturday, January 14, 2012

Online Classes: Khan Academy

With a library of over 2,700 videos covering everything from arithmetic to physics, finance, and history and 276 practice exercises, Khan Academy is on a mission to help you learn what you want, when you want, at your own pace, for FREE.

Healthcare and Medicine: Videos about medicine and the healthcare system

  • Glucose Insulin and Diabetes
  • Blood Sugar Levels
  • Glucose Concentration Conversion
  • A1C Levels
  • Heart Disease and Heart Attacks
  • Thrombo-emboli and Thromboembolisms
  • Stenosis, ischemia and heart failure
  • Strokes
  • Normal Colon Tissue
  • Hyperplasia in Colon Tissue
  • Colon Dysplasia
  • Cancerous Colon Tissue
  • Adequacy of the Lateral Cervical Spine X-Ray
  • Assessing Alignment of the Lateral Cervical Spine (neck) X-Ray
  • Cervical Spine Protection in Airway Management (not a substitute for formal training)
  • Intro to the Endocrine System
  • Bacterial Meningitis
  • Precocious Puberty
  • Childhood Growth
  • Ritual of the Bedside Exam
  • Systemic Thinking About Cancer
  • Vitamin C and the Limeys
  • Inflammation