University of Nebraska Medical Center

Category: Treatment

Stitching It Up: A Medical Student’s Guide to Suturing

In this e-module, you will learn how to complete the three most commonly used suturing techniques – the simple interrupted, buried interrupted, and running subcuticular stitches as well as briefly review different types of suture materials and surgical instruments.

Apr 6, 2023

Bioinformatics of Gene Expression Repositories

The Bioinformatics of Gene Expression Repositories module introduces students to the TCGA database and provides an interactive pipeline tutorial for the analysis. Students will learn how to analyze online gene expression databases, gaining a skillset that will broaden and enhance their research activities.

Apr 5, 2023

Make the Room Stop Spinning: Evaluation and Treatment of BPPV

This module provides foundational knowledge of the vestibular system which will help learners determine if a patient has benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) and which maneuver is most appropriate for treatment, all while working through a patient case. With the use of videos, images, and an interactive web-based app, learners are able to apply their […]

Apr 5, 2023

Beginner’s Guide to Clinical Dental Photography

The e-module serves as an interactive tool to teach students the principles of dental photography. The students will learn how to adjust camera settings and positions to take high-quality intra- and extra-oral photographs.

Apr 4, 2023

Approaching Functional Cognition

Functional cognition describes how cognition is used in daily activity. This e-module will define functional cognition, explain levels of cognitive awareness, and describe how four approaches (Cognitive Orientation to Occupational Performance, Multicontext Approach, Neurofunctional Approach, Cognitive Disabilities Model) can be used to address functional cognition assessment and intervention.

Apr 4, 2023

Aseptic Technique

Aseptic technique helps to keep our cell culture, solutions, and supplies free from contamination. This module covers key elements of the aseptic technique and examines common causes of contamination, focusing on a lab setting.

Mar 14, 2023

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