The 3-Minute Neurological Examination Done in Two Minutes Flat!

The 3 Minute Neurological Examination is an excellent screening neurological examination which is executed with nearly impeccable skill in two minutes flat. The explanation section, which follows the demonstration, is excellent too! Tests/commands performed are: With eyes closed: Romberg test (proprioception). With eyes opened: tandem gait (heel-to-toe walking). Walk on tip toes (power test of plantar flexion). Walk on heels (power test of… Read More »

Mark Yoffe, MD

Opening Salvo! The Fluid, Electrolyte and Acid-base Companion, by Sarah Faubel and Joel Topf

The Fluid, Electrolyte And Acid-base Companion, 1999 (with 2011 updates?), by  Sarah Faubel and Joel Topf, is an outstanding nephrology text and workbook. It is beautifully illustrated, and boasts an excellent blend of basic and clinical science. It is easily one of the finest  medical books ever published. Best of all, the entire book can be download free of charge at Dr. Topf’s website. I… Read More »

Mark Yoffe, MD

Welcome to the Medical Media Review

Hello and welcome to the Medical Media Review! The Medical Media Review is a service that is dedicated to the independent review and endorsement of outstanding medical educational products, including books, software, videos and CD-ROMs. Please let me know if you have any ideas about how I might improve the content and educational value of this website. Thank you, and… Read More »

Mark Yoffe, MD