What is Surfactant? The alveoli contain many types of cells. Among them Type 2 Pneumocytes produces surfactant. The main function of surfactant is to reduce surface tension, so that decrease the work of breathing. Surfactant forms a thin monomolecular layer at the air fluid interface. Surfactant layer is not static. Continue Reading…..
Finding a blood bank is sometimes an emergency. As I am a Doctor I have seen many child was saved because of transfusing blood at the right moment. Delay in blood transfusion can cause death. Some situations require urgent blood transfusion. Every major hospitals has its own blood transfusion department. Continue Reading…..
What is Pediatric Palliative care ? “Palliative care for children is the active total care of the child’s body, mind and spirit, and also involves giving support to the family” quoted from WHO website. The goal of pediatric palliative care is to improve the quality of life for both the Continue Reading…..
This is a case summary of renal rickets with renal tubular acidosis most probably distal RTA. Shehrin, 6 years old female child, immunized as per EPI schedule, 1st issue of her non consanguineous parents of low socioeconomic condition, hailing from Demra, Dhaka with the complaints of not growing well according Continue Reading…..
BSMMU or Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University is the highest Medical Facility in Bangladesh. It is the only Postgraduate Institution in Bangladesh. It was previously known as PG Hospital or Postgraduate Medical Research (IPGMR) which was established in December 1965. It was converted into a Medical University for expanding the facilities Continue Reading…..
What is Epilepsy in Children Epilepsy is a series or neurological disorders that result in provoked or unprovoked seizures. The condition is said to be present when a person has two or more unprovoked seizures separated by a time period of at least 24 hours. In the U.S., it is Continue Reading…..
Today I will Present the Case History of Tuberous Sclerosis Complex. later I have added some necessary discussions for the postgraduate exam. Lets Begin: Tahmina, 1 year 4-month-old female 4th issue of consanguineous parents of low socioeconomic background hailing from Kishorganj admitted to Dhaka Medical college hospital through emergency department Continue Reading…..