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Acknowledging the Pain—Incorporating Trauma-Informed Care into Your Practice - Frankly Speaking EP 229

Guest: Susan Feeney, DNP, FNP-BC, NP-CMusic Credit: Richard Onorato

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Ample evidence shows that adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and trauma in adulthood may lead to poor health outcomes, such as cardiovascular disease and other chronic diseases. These traumas may also affect a person’s inclination to seek care and participate in plans of care. As a provider, it is important to consider this history and ensure the psychological and physical safety of these affected individuals. Join us to learn proven strategies to help you practice trauma-informed care, including how to recognize trauma and offer effective interventions to help patients dealing with these issues.


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Join us as we discuss the American College of Physicians (ACP) and American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) newly released clinical guideline on the non-pharmacologic and pharmacologic management of acute pain from non-low back musculoskeletal injuries in adults.


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Evaluation of Microhematuria: A Risk-based Approach - Frankly Speaking EP 199

Guest: Alan Ehrlich MD, FAAFPMusic Credit: Richard Onorato

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Microhematuria is a common finding. It is usually benign, but it needs proper evaluation since it may also be a sign of malignancy. A risk-based approach can avoid unnecessary testing, while still identifying those patients with malignancy. Recent American Urological Association (AUA) guidelines use a validated risk-based approach.


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Vitamin D: What It Helps, and What It Doesn’t - Frankly Speaking EP 212

Guest: Susan Feeney, DNP, FNP-BC, NP-CMusic Credit: Richard Onorato

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During this episode, we will review some of the recent data on Vitamin D supplementation and its association with cardiovascular outcomes, falls, vertigo, and general health.


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"Just a Spoonful of Honey": Evidence Supporting Honey for URTI Symptom Relief - Frankly Speaking EP 198

Guest: Susan Feeney, DNP, FNP-BC, NP-CMusic Credit: Richard Onorato

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Upper respiratory tract infections (URTI) are one of the most common conditions seen in primary care. Effective treatments for this acute, bothersome illness are limited; inappropriate antibiotic prescribing and use of therapeutics with little evidence of effectiveness are common. Join our discussion as we discuss a recent meta-analysis from the BMJ which suggests that honey, in any form, is superior to usual, common treatment for URTIs.


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Antibiotics for Respiratory Tract Infections: Fewer May Be Better - Frankly Speaking EP 228

Guest: Robert A. Baldor, MD, FAAFPMusic Credit: Richard Onorato

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Join us for this episode as we discuss the results of a systematic review examining the benefits and risks from delaying the use of antibiotics to treat patients in the community for a respiratory infection.


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Let's Get Physical: Consider PT for Initial Treatment of Sciatica - Frankly Speaking EP 211

Guest: Alan Ehrlich, MD, FAAFPMusic Credit: Richard Onorato

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There are various treatment options for patients with acute sciatica. Choosing the best option should be tailored to the specific needs of the patient, and when possible, include early recommendation for physical therapy (PT). In this episode we review research on use of PT for treatment of sciatica and discuss how you can incorporate PT recommendations into patient care.


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Handling Upper Respiratory Symptoms During the COVID-19 Pandemic - Frankly Speaking EP 197

Guest: Alan Ehrlich MD, FAAFPMusic Credit: Richard Onorato

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This episode will review how to best care for patients who present with respiratory symptoms during the fall and winter.


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Protecting Feet in People With Diabetes: Monofilaments or Tuning Forks? - Frankly Speaking EP 227

Guest: Robert A. Baldor, MD, FAAFPMusic Credit: Richard Onorato

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Join us as we discuss a recent review article on the evidence behind monofilament testing for peripheral neuropathy in people with diabetes.


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PolyPill, One Pill, or No Pill? - Frankly Speaking EP 209

Guest: Alan Ehrlich, MD, FAAFPMusic Credit: Richard Onorato

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In this episode, we will review a recent publication examining how the polypill might lower atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) risk in the general population.


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That Cup of Joe – Good for You! - Frankly Speaking EP 196

Guest: Robert A. Baldor, MD, FAAFPMusic Credit: Richard Onorato

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The New England Journal of Medicine recently published an evidence-based review of the benefits and harms related to caffeine and coffee consumption.


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Curcumin for Osteoarthritis - Frankly Speaking EP 216

Guest: Alan M. Ehrlich, MD, FAAFPMusic Credit: Richard Onorato

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Osteoarthritis (OA) is a very common problem seen in the primary care setting, but pharmacologic treatments do not alter the course of the disease and they are often associated with side effects or contraindicated in many older patients. Curcumin is an herbal treatment that has been shown to be effective for treating symptoms of OA. Join us for this episode as we discuss the evidence for curcumin in treating OA, and how to counsel patients on its use.