What's That Lab: IgA LevelsFrom Reducing Harm
Have you ever wondered about when we should order an IgA? And if you order it, what does it even mean? Back to answer all of your lab questions, Dr. Paul Simmons takes us on a deep dive into IgA levels.11min 45Paul Simmons, MD
What's That Lab: CO2From T21, All Grown Up
Have you ever seen an abnormal CO2 on routine labs and not known what to do? Us too! Paul Simmons walks us through the different disease states that can affect CO2 in this segment of “What’s That Lab?”13min 11Paul Simmons, MD
Light Chains, SPEPs, and MGUSFrom Are You Keeping Up?
Kappa? Lambda? SPEPs? MGUS? WTH? Hematologist Dr. Victoria Giffi walks us through a clear, helpful primer on this alphabet soup of immunoglobulins.23min 50Neda Frayha, MD and Victoria Giffi, MD
What's That Lab: BilirubinFrom Welcome, 2021!
It’s time for another installment of our fan-favorite “What’s That Lab?” series! This time, our own Paul Simmons answers a listener question about bilirubin.13min 18Paul Simmons, MD
PFTs for the PCP: Part 1From Welcome, 2021!
PFTs? Easy as ABC! Pulmonologist Dr. Nirav Shah is back, this time walking Neda and Paul through pulmonary function tests in a super clear, straightforward way.19min 7Nirav Shah, MD, Paul Simmons, MD, and Neda Frayha, MD
PFTs for the PCP: Part 2From Welcome, 2021!
PFTs? Easy as ABC! Pulmonologist Dr. Nirav Shah is back, this time walking Neda and Paul through pulmonary function tests in a super clear, straightforward way.16min 11Nirav Shah, MD, Paul Simmons, MD, and Neda Frayha, MD
What's that Lab? MonocytosisFrom Respect Our Elders
Monocytosis is a fairly common finding that is often of undetermined significance. In this “What’s that Lab?” segment, Paul presents an approach to this abnormality we can use in our practice.8min 55Paul Simmons, MD
TIDBSI: Low-Dose CT ScreeningFrom Survivor
Screening for lung cancer is a controversial topic among medical professionals and patients. In this segment, our intrepid Things I Do But Should I duo Paul and Justin dig deep into the guidelines so we can guide our patients through this decision.21min 1Justin McCarthy, MD and Paul Simmons, MD
What's That Lab: FerritinFrom The Certainty of Uncertainty
Have you ever ordered a lab and then been baffled by the results? Paul Simmons starts a new series called, “What’s That Lab” in which he teaches us what we need to know about common laboratory tests. First up: Ferritin.8min 34Paul Simmons, MD
COVID: What If I Get Called In?From COVID: What If I Get Called In?
Many healthcare workers are worried if we get called in to help with COVID patients because this may be outside our scope of practice. Aaron Bright, MD sits down with Salim Rezaie, MD to simplify critical frontline lessons to keep you and your patients safe if you get called in. Topics include …30min 58Aaron Bright, MD and Salim Rezaie, MD
Genetic Screening in PediatricsFrom Dude, Where's My DEA Number?
Lisa Patel and Andi Marmor discuss how new advances in genetic testing and personalized medicine raise ethical issues for providers and families.12min 22Lisa Patel, MD and Andrea Marmor, MD