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Endurance Sports: In It for the Long Haul - Frankly Speaking EP 45

What do you say when your 50-year-old patient that has been relatively sedentary in the last 3 decades wants to do a triathlon? In this episode, we will review a U.S. case series of participants in triathlon races from 1985-2016, and discuss risk, reward, and reality. Guest: Jill Terrien PhD, ANP-BC

What do you say when your 50-year-old patient that has been relatively sedentary in the last 3 decades wants to do a triathlon? In this episode, we will review a U.S. case series of participants in triathlon races from 1985-2016, and discuss risk, reward, and reality.


Blood Pressure Determination on Obese Arms - Frankly Speaking EP 44

If you become frustrated trying to get a thigh cuff onto the arm of an obese patient, we may have the answer. Guest: Alan Ehrlich, MD

If you become frustrated trying to get a thigh cuff onto the arm of an obese patient, we may have the answer.


Tattooing and Body Modification: From Risky to Mainstream – What Are the Implications for Patient Care? - Frankly Speaking EP 43

In this episode, we discuss the first evidence-based guidelines by the American Academy of Pediatrics on body modification, piercing, and scarification, including complications and assessment of risk. Guest: Susan Feeney, DNP, FNP-BC

In this session we discuss the first EB guidelines by the AAP on body modification, piercing and scarification, including complications and assessment of risk


‘Tis the Season … for Depression; Get Your Patients Moving. - Frankly Speaking EP 42

How much exercise makes a difference in the primary prevention of depression and anxiety? Find out in this podcast, which will provide insights from Norway’s HUNT cohort study that followed a healthy cohort of 33,908 individuals for 11 years. Guest: Jill Terrien PhD, ANP-BC

How much exercise makes a difference in the primary prevention of depression and anxiety? Find out in this podcast which will provide insights from Norway’s HUNT cohort study that followed a healthy cohort of 33,908 individuals for 11 years.


Is Oxygen Helpful for Patients with Acute Stroke? - Frankly Speaking EP 41

For patients with acute stroke without baseline hypoxia, supplemental oxygen can be both beneficial and harmful. Listen to this episode to learn about the latest data from a large randomized trial. Guest: Alan Ehrlich, MD

For patients with acute stroke without baseline hypoxia, supplemental oxygen has potential benefits but also potential harms. We will review the latest data from a large randomized trial.


The Sun is Setting for Sulfonylureas - Frankly Speaking EP 40

Systematic review data has found the risk of adverse events, including MI, stroke, CV mortality and all-cause mortality are increased when sulfonylureas are used Guest: Susan Feeney, DNP, FNP-BC

Systematic Review data has found the risk of adverse events, including MI, Stroke, CV mortality and all cause mortality are increased when SU are used


Rare Risks with Pediatric Cough & Cold Medications - Frankly Speaking EP 39

The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends against using OTC cough/cold medications for children under the age 4 as they have little proven benefit, are often a combination of multiple drugs, and may be harmful — but how harmful are they? Guest: Susan Feeney, DNP, FNP-BC

The Am Academy of Pediatrics recommends against using OTC cough/Cold meds for children under age 4 as they have little proven benefit, are often multiple drugs combined, and may be harmful. But how harmful are they?


Treating Major Depressive Disorder: Considerations in Applying the Evidence - Frankly Speaking EP 38

Although depression is a common problem in primary care, unfortunately, the screening rates remain low. In recent years, evidence-based clinical practice guidelines have been developed to improve detection and treatment of depression in the primary care setting. Primary care providers are now faced with the implementation of these recommended modalities. In this installment of the Frankly Speaking Podcast, the faculty will guide you through practical steps to improve outcomes in patients with depression. Guest: Kenneth Peterson, PhD, FNP-BC

Although depression is a common problem in primary care, unfortunately, the screening rates remain low. In recent years, evidence-based clinical practice guidelines have been developed to improve detection and treatment of depression in the primary care setting. Primary care providers are now faced with the implementation of these recommended modalities. In this installment of the Frankly Speaking Podcast, the faculty will guide you through practical steps to improve outcomes in patients with depression.


PPIs: Too Much of a Good Thing? When and How to Discontinue Them - Frankly Speaking EP 37

Learn about new practice guidelines around PPI use and strategies for safely deprescribing them. Guest: Susan Feeney, DNP, FNP-BC

In this session we discuss the current guidelines on PPI use and de-prescribing PPIs to limit adverse effects.


The Flu Stops with You – 2017/2018 Influenza Vaccination Recommendations - Frankly Speaking EP 36

In this episode we discuss the updated 2017-2018 recommendations and best practices to increase your patients’ influenza vaccination rates. Find out what is new this season so you’re equipped to combat the flu and keep your patients on their feet. Guest: Jill Terrien PhD, ANP-BC

In this session we discuss the updated 2017-2018 recommendations and best practices to increase your patients Influenza vaccination rates. What is new this season? Find out and be ready to combat the flu and keep your patients on their feet.


Putting E-cigarettes to Good Use: Evidence on Smoking Cessation Impact and Population Health - Frankly Speaking EP 34

A recent analysis of US population surveys found that e-cigarette users were more likely to attempt to quit and more successful with smoking cessation. This new evidence is a potential game changer in terms of current policy perspectives and the potential for public health interventions around e-cigarette use. How should we, the primary care community, respond? Guest: Kenneth Peterson, PhD, FNP-BC

A recent analysis of US population surveys found that e-cigarette users were more likely to attempt to quit and more successful with smoking cessation. This new evidence is a potential game changer in terms of current policy perspectives and the potential for public health interventions around e-cigarette use. How should we, the primary care community, respond?


Treating an Abscess: When are Antibiotics Needed? - Frankly Speaking EP 33

For patients who are being treated for a skin abscess, the role of antibiotics following incision and drainage remains controversial. While most patients will get better, giving antibiotics may increase rates of resolution. Should antibiotics be given to everyone or is a more selective approach better? Guest: Alan Ehrlich, MD

For patients who are being treated for a skin abscess, the role of antibiotics following incision and drainage remains controversial. While most patients will get better, giving antibiotics may increase rates of resolution. Should antibiotics be given to everyone or is a more selective approach better?