Video Review Course: Endocrinology

Studying Endocrinology

Dr Andrew Solomon teaches Endocrinology

Endocrinology Chapters

  • Endocrinology and Metabolism
  • Series of topics
  • Acromegaly
  • OGTT for acromegaly
  • Acromegaly
  • Endocrinology - tests for GH deficiency/excess
  • Water balance
  • Water balance physiology
  • Hyponatraemia - causes
  • Hyponatraemia - diagniosis
  • Cerebral salt wasting diagnosis
  • Diabetes insipidus
  • Diabetes insipidus - causes
  • Treatments
  • Water deprivation test
  • Hirsutism
  • Causes of hirsutism
  • Hirsutism - therapy
  • Osteoporosis - bone density
  • Risk factors
  • Osteoporosis
  • Acid-base
  • Metabolic acidosis
  • Examples
  • Hypercalcaemia
  • Hypercalcaemia
  • Causes of hypercalcaemia
  • Familial hypocalciuric hypercalcaemia
  • Mechanisms of raised calcium
  • Investigation of hypercalcaemia
  • Discriminating features in hypercalcaemia
  • Complications of hypercalcaemia
  • Hypercalcaemia of malignancy - aetiology
  • Mechanisms of osteoclast - mediated hypercalcaemia
  • Treatment of hypercalcaemia
  • Male hypogonadism
  • Divided into sections
  • Causes
  • Genetic mutations associated with hypogonadism
  • Hypogonadism - investigations
  • Treatment of hypogonadism
  • Beneficial effects of testosterone replacement therapy
  • Controversies in testosterone therapy
  • Recommendations for monitoring testosterone therapy
  • Adverse effects of testosterone treatment
  • Video feedback

Lecturer: Dr Andrew Solomon

BMBCh (Oxon), MRCP (UK) Clinical research fellow, Royal Free Hospital, London
Dr Andrew Solomon qualified from Oxford University Medical School with distinction, obtained his MRCP in 2001 and is on the North Thames SpR Training Rotation in Diabetes and Endocrinology. He is currently a Clinical Research Fellow at the Royal Free and University College Medical School.


  • 56 minutes


  • Fully animated, internet-enhanced presentation as used in the classroom lecture.
  • Adjustable streaming speed video for every user with broadband or dial-up internet access.
  • Ability to watch the video in installments and come back to the same point at any time in the future.
  • Complete script for users unable to listen to the presentation.
  • The 123Doc Endocrinology online video lecture is highly flexible, allowing you to study anytime, from any computer connected to the internet.

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