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Clinical Application of Cardiac Drugs/Cardiac Pharmacology

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Jul 12 2022, 8:57 am

Under drug effects of adrenergic agents SLIDE, you mentioned that ciliary muscle contraction leads to dilation of pupil, Which is Wrong, it is the dilator pupillae muscle which dilates it. Instead the contraction of ciliary M is an action of parasympathetic ANS..Please correct it



Feb 18 2020, 8:38 pm

Where can I find the video for part two? Adrenergic Blocking agents?

Dr. Zaafran provides overview of the most common medications used to affect the sympathetic nervous system and their clinical applications.

In this video we will learn about:

1. Components of the autonomic nervous system.

2. Different types of adrenergic and dopaminergic receptors and their distribution in the body.

3. Bodily response to stimulation of adrenergic receptors.

4. Mechanism of action of adrenergic agents.

5. Effects of adrenergic agents on body functions and structures.

6. Therapeutic uses of adrenergic agents.

Presented by Dr. Ahmed Zaafran

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Ahmed Zaafran, MD

Ahmed Zaafran, MD

I’m currently the CEO and President of Lucid Lane Providers, and the Chief Medical Officer of Lucid Lane, Inc, a digital health company I co-founded in 2018. I am a digital health entrepreneur and clinical anesthesiologist. I trained at the world-renowned Texas Medical Center in Houston, Texas, and joined the faculty at Stanford University School of Medicine in the department of Anesthesiology from 2012-2021. My TEDx talk in 2023 focused on our data-driven solution, via therapy, to prevent and reduce opioid dependence around surgery, while leveraging technology to improve pain and patient outcomes. The intent is to provide value foremost to the patient to live a better life, while also creating an ecosystem of benefit to providers, payors, and employers.

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