Methylphenidate in ADHD: Psychopharmacology

The Psychopharmacology Institute recently published a new multimedia tutorial on the mechanism of action and formulations of methylphenidate.

This publication has an embedded video discussing the mechanism of action (role of the prefrontal cortex in NE and DA release in ADHD). You can also learn about the different methylphenidate formulations (short-acting, intermediate-acting, and long-acting). This is an illustrated tutorial that will makes things easier for you.

 Methylphenidate for ADHD: Mechanism of Action and Formulations

PowerPoint: ovarian cancer diagnosis and management

These three PowerPoint presentations highlight the most relevant issues in the diagnosis, management and treatment of ovarian cancer. They also explore the classifications based on pathology findings.

Ovarian Cancer Treatment & Management


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  • Ovarian Carcinoma– Signs Symptoms
  • Risk Factors
  • How is Ovarian Cancer Diagnosed?
  • Ovarian Carcinoma Primary Management
  • Surgical Staging
  • Ovarian Carcinoma Primary Management—Initial Surgery

Screening of ovarian malignancies

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  • Ovarian Cancer ScreeningT
  • Types of Ovarian Tumors
  • Epithelial Ovarian Cancer
  • Early Detection and Mortality
  • Risk factors: Heredity
  • Additional Risk Factors
  • Delays in Diagnosis
  • Diagnostic tools
  • Diagnostic approach
  • Surgical Evaluation
  • Stages Ia, Ib, Ic
  • Stages IIa, IIb, IIc
  • Stages IIIa, IIIb, IIIc
  • Surgical treatment
  • Chemotherapy and Radiation
  • Why screening for ovarian cancer is so difficult?
  • CA-125
  • Ovarian Cancer Screening Trials
  • Marker Updates – Ca 125
  • Marker Updates. OvaCheck

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  • OVARIAN CANCER
  • Definition
  • OVARIAN TUMOURS
  • CARCINOMA OF THE OVARY: Risk Factors, Incidence
  • Solid Carcinoma of the Ovary
  • Symptoms due to Size
  • CLINICAL FEATURES OF OVARIAN TUMOURS
  • Pressure Symptoms
  • DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS
  • Complications of Ovarian Tumors
  • Ruptured Cyst
  • PSEUDOMYXOMA PERITONEI
  • HORMONE-PRODUCING TUMORS
  • Krukenberg tumour