Cardiovascular risk factors leading to the leading causes of death in the United States have their origins in the pediatric age group. This session is intended to give primary care providers a high level view of screening and management for cardio-metabolic risk factors in the pediatric age group based on the most up-to-date guidelines.
Guest: Christine Runyan, PhD, ABPPMusic Credit: Richard Onorato
Clinical psychologist Dr. Christine Runyan joins me in today’s episode to discuss the various self-care methods to help healthcare workers overcome stressors related to the COVID-19 pandemic, and to describe the potential future impact of the COVID-19 crisis on this population.
Guest: Robert A. Baldor, MD, FAAFPMusic Credit: Richard Onorato
Join us for this episode as we discuss a recent Cochrane review of the safety and effectiveness of topical treatments for toenail onychomycosis, and review when and how to prescribe these agents for patients.
Guest: Jill M. Terrien, PhD, ANP-BCMusic Credit: Richard Onorato
Join us as we discuss another finding of the Nurses Health Study II—this podcast focuses on the findings of a prospective look at GERD, and the effect of diet and lifestyle on the prevention of GERD.
Guest: Robert A. Baldor, MD, FAAFP Music Credit: Richard Onorato
Review the latest recommendations from the CDC to assist in responding to patient questions and concerns.
Guest: Susan Feeney, DNP, FNP-BCMusic Credit: Richard Onorato
Frankly Speaking, Live! This episode, recorded live from Pri-Med South, will review four recent publications that help guide milk consumption in children and adults.
Guest: Susan Feeney, DNP, FNP-BC, NP-CMusic Credit: Richard Onorato
Evidence strongly supports a correlation between hearing impairment in older adults and decline in physical functioning. A recent population cohort study of older adults revealed that hearing impairment was associated with poorer physical function, reduced walking endurance, and accelerated decline. Join us while we discuss this evidence and how to apply it to your practice. You’ll walk away with strategies to promote hearing assessment and to help optimize physical functioning in your older adult patients.
Guest: Jillian Joseph, MSPAS, PA-CMusic Credit: Richard Onorato
Clinicians may hesitate to provide medication abortion without first performing a pelvic ultrasound or pelvic examination, but recent data may give clinicians more confidence in their decision to do so. This episode explores the evidence for the safety of telehealth-based, or no-test screening, approaches to providing medication abortion for pregnant women at less than 10 weeks’ gestation.
Guest: Jill Terrien PhD, ANP-BC Music Credit: Richard Onorato
Join us as we discuss data from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent to Adult Health examining how family relationships impact depression.
Guest: Susan Feeney, DNP, FNP-BC Music Credit: Richard Onorato
Review the latest research on the impact of Non-Nutritive Sweeteners (NNS) on mortality, disease, and intermediate outcomes like microbiome and gut hormones.
Guest: Robert Baldor, MD, FAAFP Music Credit: Richard Onorato
Heartburn is a frequent complaint in primary care practices. The etiology is broad, from reflux to H. pylori infection and PUD. While many clinicians treat symptomatically, this may not lead to patient satisfaction. A recent network meta-analysis published in The BMJ, concluded that a ‘test and treat’ approach resulted in the lowest reports for patients to remain symptomatic at follow-up.
Guest: Alan Ehrlich MD, FAAFPMusic Credit: Richard Onorato
Cannabis use has been increasing as numerous states have decriminalized or even legalized cannabis possession and use. As a result, the rates of pregnant women who use cannabis have been rising. Learn more about these trends and the risks associated with cannabis use in pregnancy.