Tutorials


Biomedical Research
Examples of biomedical research include drug discovery, docking, telemedicine, radiotherapy and epidemiology.
http://cnx.org/contents/447541f0-3004-4be9-b563-72fa685b6e55@1/Biomedical-Research

Health and Medicine Tutorials
https://www.khanacademy.org/science/health­and­medicine

What is Anesthesiology?
http://www.asahq.org/lifeline/types%20of%20anesthesia/what%20is%20anesthesiology

Dr. Christenson Biomedical Course Resource

This resource list provides information on concepts, case studies and literature from Dr. Christenson course. Please see syllabus and weekly powerpoints (in Live Text) to provide context to these resources.

Week 1

Watch CSI to examine how they characterize "evidence." 1 week free trial
http://www.cbs.com/shows/csi/

Cochrane Library
http://www.cochranelibrary.com/

Cochrane Review Handbook
http://handbook.cochrane.org/

See Brain Research

A Useful Mnemonic for Dementia
http://www.consultant360.com/articles/useful-mnemonic-dementia

Week 2


Norplant Information by Population Research Institute
https://www.pop.org/content/norplant-background-a-pri-petition-888

Alzheimer Information

Alzheimer's Disease Fact Sheet by National Institutes of Health
https://www.nia.nih.gov/alzheimers/publication/alzheimers-disease-fact-sheet

Effect and mechanism of acupuncture on Alzheimer's disease
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24215923

Acupuncture for patients with Alzheimer's disease: a systematic review protocol
http://bmjopen.bmj.com/content/4/8/e005896.full

Preventing Alzheimer’s Disease: What Do We Know?
https://www.nia.nih.gov/alzheimers/publication/preventing-alzheimers-disease/introduction

The Prevalence of dementia and Alzheimer's disease in Shanghai, China: impact of age, gender, and education
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2353798

Natural and Unnatural: An application of Taoist Thought to Bioethics
http://www.eubios.info/ABC4/abc4122.htm

Funding

Alzheimer's Association Research Center - Research Grants Available
http://www.alz.org/research/alzheimers_grants/types_of_grants.asp

Funding for Alzheimer’s disease research: here’s the latest
https://www.nia.nih.gov/research/blog/2014/07/funding-alzheimers-disease-research-heres-latest

Week 3

To submit your PHAP issue powerpoint to Dr. Christensen, upload your powerpoint to an online platform to get a link that you can email to him. Here are resources on potential platforms you can look into and use:

Information on multiple Powerpoint sharing sites
http://www.digitalchalk.com/blog/5-ways-share-powerpoint-presentation-online

Share via google drive
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NcaPTAVqp0k

Slideshare.net Connected to Linked in
http://www.slideshare.net/

Smartfile - A way to share files with students in China

Funding
Crowdfunding Propels Scientific Research by Ariana Enjung Cha, Washington Post
Put your research out there using social media. Get on TedEx! Do talks at symposiums and get your research out there.
Build a fan base. Use Kickstarter.com. Given that former grant funders (i.e. NIH and DoD) are highly competitive to in distributing grant funds, create a project that appeals to your social networks (community, colleagues, family, friends) and ask them to donate to your study.

Crowdsourced Health Research Studies: An Important Emerging Complement to Clinical Trials in the Public Health Research Ecosystem

Surveying the Citizen Science Landscape by Andrea Wiggins and Kevin Crowston, First Monday


Dr. Stockmaster Biomedical Course Resource

This resource list provides information on concepts, case studies and literature from Dr. Stockmaster's course. Please see syllabus, lectures and/or weekly powerpoints (in Live Text) to provide context to these resources.

Week 1

VATS lobectomy: left lower lobe
Example of Dr. Stockmaster's work when doing surgery.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A9HW8JFIwBM

Resources from class discussion
Using Acupuncture Analgesia in Surgery
http://exploreim.ucla.edu/video/using-acupuncture-analgesia-in-surgery/

Application of acupuncture anesthesia during craniocerebral operation in temporo-fronto-occipital region
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2125869

Week 2

Continuation from last week. Another type of brain disease.
What is Multiple Sclerosis?
https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000737.htm

Spine
A Patient's Guide to Anatomy and Function of the Spine
http://umm.edu/programs/spine/health/guides/anatomy-and-function

‪Lumbar Discectomy (disc removal) and Fusion - Narration and Animation by Cal Shipley, M.D.‬
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u86fvUj6Meo

Laminectomy
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=88YYMy2SA0I

‪ProDisc Lumbar Total Disc Replacement Saw Bones Technique Video‬
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r5hQlrbKNdU

‪Scoliosis Surgery - Posterior Spinal Instrumented Fusion, Surgeon: Shyam Kishan, MD‬
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=egIqLe4b9_A

‪Anterior Cervical Decompression and Fusion (ACDF) | Live Spine Surgery Video | Spine Surgeon‬
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yfSkOF_DAfA

Week 3


Upper Abdominal Anatomy Visual Images

Stomach Anatomy
Gross Anatomy, Microscopic Anatomy, Pathophysiologic Variants, etc

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
Eating, Diet and Nutrition for GER and GERD

Laparoscopic Nissen Fundopolication

Laparoscopic Repair of perforated peptic ulcer with omental patch

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Crohn's Disease

Gastric Cancer

Week 4

What is Multiple Myeloma
http://www.cancer.org/cancer/multiplemyeloma/detailedguide/multiple-myeloma-what-is-multiple-myeloma

Lymphoma
https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/lymphoma.html

Lymphoma Treatments
http://www.cancer.org/cancer/non-hodgkinlymphoma/detailedguide/non-hodgkin-lymphoma-treating-general-info

Supportive Care for Cancer: Massage for Cancer
http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/integrative_medicine_digestive_center/services/cancer_supportive/cancer_supportive_massage.html

Radiation Therapy
http://www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/treatment/types/radiation-therapy/radiation-fact-sheet

Statistics for Different Kinds of Therapy
http://www.cdc.gov/cancer/dcpc/data/types.htm

The use of complementary and alternative medicine by cancer patients undergoing radiation therapy.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17023781

Accidents at Nuclear Power Plants and Cancer Risk
http://www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/causes-prevention/risk/radiation/nuclear-accidents-fact-sheet

Open Access Journals

BioMed Central
http://www.biomedcentral.com/journals

Hindawi Publishing Corporation
An international editorial-board publishes research in science and technology that includes non-western and western authors. Example journals are:

Journal of Biomedical Science
http://www.jbiomedsci.com/

See Online Journals for more resources.