Tag Archives: McMaster Demystifying Medicine

Ebola Virus: Public Perception and Misconceptions

All of the students enrolled in Core 1 of the McMaster Demystifying Medicine Course took part in a presentation demonstrating the various perceptions held by the public on the matter of the Ebola virus. The topics discussed range from the pathophysiology/symptoms of Ebola to its etiology and prevention of spread. The overall presentation aims to… Read More »

Demystifying Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Have you ever wondered what PTSD stands for? About who is affected by this debilitating condition? Or how people cope with it and current treatment options? If so, this video will provide a brief overview causes, symptoms, prevalence, diagnosis and therapeutic treatment of PTSD. Video and animation content were taken from the following youtube videos:… Read More »