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Number of items: 31.

Acromegaly case and commentary

Case study accompanying lectures on growth hormone and pituitary gland

Clinical examination of the lower limb in diabetes handout

Clinical examination of the lower limb in diabetes including screening. Please download or print out in advance of the session

Clinical vignettes - pituitary

Case studies for discussion

Cushing's syndrome - pituitary lecture by Dr Oswell

Slides accompanying lecture on the symptoms, signs, screening tests, investigations and treatment for Cushing's syndrome. Updated for 2015.

DKA for 4th year medical students

DKA pathophysiology for medical students (with thanks to Dr Trevelyan for some of the slides)

Diabetic ketoacidosis

Slides accompanying lecture on diabetic ketoacidosis, covering the clinical aspects; hyperglycemia, ketosis and acidosis; and the physiology of treatment

Endocrine anatomy

Slides accompanying anatomy lecture covering: hypothalamus and pituitary; adrenal glands; thyroid gland; parathyroid glands and other glands

Endocrine control of the menstrual cycle

Slides accompanying lecture covering: functions of the menstrual cycle; timeline of female reproductive function; hormonal contraception

Endocrine functions of the kidney

Slides accompanying lecture covering: erythropoiesis and erythropoietin; Ca2+ metabolism and vitamin D; blood pressure regulation and RAS

Hypothalamus and pituitary

Lecture slides covering the hypothalamus and pituitary, and growth hormone


Slides accompanying lecture covering: glucose and its metabolism; blood glucose homeostasis; basic facts about insulin; insulin actions

Introduction to Endocrinology Rohan Lewis 2014

Please use this resource Oct 2014

Introduction to diabetes

Slides accompanying lecture giving an overview of diabetes mellitus; explaining how diabetes is diagnosed and classified; discussing the epidemiology, aetiology, pathology and clinical features of type 1 and type 2 diabetes

Introduction to endocrinology

Slides accompanying lecture covering general concepts of the endocrine system

Introduction to molecular endocrinology I

Lecture slides accompanying introductory session on molecular endocrinology

Introduction to molecular endocrinology II

Lecture slides accompanying second session on molecular endocrinology, covering hormones including thyroid, insulin, and vitamin D

Linear growth

Slides accompanying lecture on normal and abnormal growth

Metabolic basis of diabetes

Slides accompanying lecture covering: diabetes and metabolism; biochemistry and treatment of diabetes; the metabolic basis of clinical problems in diabetes, including hyperglycemia, dehydration, hypertriglyceridemia, hypoglycemia

Principles of insulin therapy

Slides accompanying lecture on insulin therapy, covering: the different types of insulin and insulin regimens used; the pitfalls of insulin management; the causes, clinical features and treatment of hypoglycaemia


Slides accompanying lecture on puberty


Slides accompanying lecture covering: the structures and mechanisms involved in swallowing; the clinical importance of swallowing

Thyroid Assessment 2019

Lecture from Dr Frye

Thyroid clinical cases

Four example cases for conisderation

Thyroid function

Slides accompanying lecture on thyroid gland and thyroid hormones, hyperthyroidism and hypothyroidism. Enlarged versions of the diagrams are included with the slides.

Treatment of type 2 diabetes

Slides accompanying lecture on the measures that might prevent or delay the onset of Type 2 diabetes, and the principles of oral hypoglycaemic therapy and their pitfalls.

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