Chapter 1

Introduction to inflammatory markers

In this chapter, you’ll get an overview of inflammation and inflammatory markers. You’ll learn common limitations in using inflammatory markers and how to overcome them.
9 Lessons (55m 23s), 1 Quiz
Chapter 2

Skin and soft tissue disorders

Dive into the use of inflammatory markers in the diagnosis and management of skin and soft tissue infections and incorporate radiological findings into your decision-making.
  • Utilizing inflammatory markers
  • Incorporating inflammatory markers in patient evaluation (part 1)
  • Incorporating inflammatory markers in patient evaluation (part 2)
  • Comparing variations in color perception
  • Utilizing basic labs and radiology
  • Incorporating advanced labs and radiology
  • Skin and soft tissue disorders quiz
7 Lessons (32m 45s), 1 Quiz
Chapter 3

Joint pain and inflammatory arthropathies

Here, you’ll learn all about arthropathies and connective tissue diseases and the inflammatory markers you can interpret to diagnose them.
  • Reviewing inflammatory markers
  • Incorporating inflammatory markers in patient evaluation
  • Evaluating basic inflammatory markers
  • Interpreting inflammatory markers in advanced lab studies
  • Detecting inflammatory markers in advanced imaging
  • Joint pain and inflammatory arthropathies quiz
6 Lessons (31m 41s), 1 Quiz
Chapter 4

Inflammatory bowel disease

In this chapter, you’ll review inflammatory markers signalling inflammatory bowel disease and how to use them to diagnose this confidently.
  • Reviewing inflammatory markers
  • Incorporating inflammatory markers in patient evaluation
  • Utilizing basic laboratory studies
  • Using advanced serologies
  • Incorporating advanced imaging
  • Inflammatory bowel disease quiz
6 Lessons (26m 00s), 1 Quiz
Chapter 5

Inflammatory kidney disease

Here, you’ll get an overview of the evaluation for inflammatory nephritides and learn how to evaluate kidney disease using inflammatory markers.
  • Applying inflammatory markers in kidney disease
  • Interpreting the history and physical exam
  • Incorporating serology and urinalysis
  • Inflammatory kidney disease quiz
4 Lessons (15m 59s), 1 Quiz
Chapter 6

Pulmonary disease

Evaluate shortness of breath and utilize inflammatory markers to distinguish between significant pathologies with this fascinating chapter.
  • Evaluating pulmonary symptoms
  • Differentiating pulmonary diseases with inflammatory markers
  • Managing asthma and COPD
  • Differentiating the etiology of pulmonary diseases
  • Pulmonary disease quiz
5 Lessons (21m 39s), 1 Quiz
Chapter 7

Cardiovascular disease

We’ll wrap up our journey into inflammatory markers with a chapter looking at how to use these markers for risk stratification in cardiovascular disease.
  • Utilizing inflammatory markers
  • Determining risk using inflammatory markers
  • Cardiovascular disease quiz
  • Inflammatory Markers Essentials outro
4 Lessons (10m 50s), 1 Quiz