Saturday, September 15, 2007

Answer: VizD Challenge Week of 9/10/2007

Congratulations to
Richard, he is this week's VizD winner.

Thank you to everyone who participated! We received many correct entries!

Richard is the winner of $5

Name That Botanical?

(click on image to enlarge)
1. What is the name of this botanical?
What medication is derived from this botanical?
What is the mechanism of action of this medication?

1. Foxglove
2. Digitalis
3. Inhibition of sodium/potassium ATPase leading to incresed intracellular calcium

The next VizD will be posted on Monday September 24

is a weekly contest of an interesting or pathognomonic image from emergency medicine. Its goal is to integrate learning into a fun and relaxed environment. All images are original and are posted with the consent of the patient. For more information please refer to the following link.

1 comment:

Adam said...

Please email me at to receive your $5 prize.