PCOSFrom Welcome, 2021!
Endocrinologist Dr. Rana Malek is back on Primary Care RAP, this time teaching Neda and Paul about the in’s and out’s of polycystic ovarian syndrome in her usual, chock-full-of-clinical-pearls way.27min 5Rana Malek, MD, Neda Frayha, MD, and Paul Simmons, MD
SGLT2 Inhibitors and GLP1 AgonistsFrom LARCs and SPIKES and Cryo, Oh My
The world of diabetes management has changed dramatically in the past several years. Given the new ADA guidelines and all the new literature on SGLT2 inhibitors and GLP1 receptor antagonists, endocrinologist Dr. Beth Lamos is back to help us understand how to use these drugs in practice.26min 56Neda Frayha, MD, Elizabeth Lamos, MD, and Paul Simmons, MD
Continuous Glucose MonitorsFrom Cause of Death?
Are you an expert in continuous glucose monitors and how to use them? Great! Then you can teach us! If not, endocrinologist and friend of the podcast Dr. Beth Lamos is back to walk us through the indications for CGMs and practical ways to use them in our patients.24min 25Elizabeth Lamos, MD and Paul Simmons, MD
Diabetic NeuropathyFrom More Listener Love
When a patient with poorly controlled diabetes presents with numbness and tingling in their feet, how well do we really know what to do next? To help us understand diabetic neuropathy a bit better, Dr. Harpreet Tsui joins Neda to discuss screening, diagnosis, and treatment pearls.20min 17Harpreet Tsui, DO and Neda Frayha, MD
HyperprolactinemiaFrom Mailbag March Madness
Hyperprolactinemia is a common endocrine condition that can be treated in the primary care setting if our patients aren’t able to see an endocrinologist. Aisha and Neda run through the complete diagnosis and management of hyperprolactinemia in this segment.18min 50Aisha Lofters, MD and Neda Frayha, MD
Gestational DiabetesFrom Anxious Adolescents
Although we typically think of gestational diabetes as an obstetric diagnosis, it has implications that can affect a woman even after her delivery. Miz and Neda sit down with Dr. Rana Malek to discuss gestational diabetes and what we need to know as primary care clinicians.16min 7Rana Malek, MD, Mizuho Morrison, DO, and Neda Frayha, MD
The Skinny on Weight Loss ProgramsFrom Dude, Where's My DEA Number?
When an international expert in obesity medicine is (a) a fun, great teacher and (b) happy to talk to Hippo about how we can help our patients lose weight effectively, we jump at the chance to interview her. In this segment, Dr. Kim Gudzune from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine reviews …8min 59Neda Frayha, MD, Matthew DeLaney, MD, FACEP, FAAEM, and Kimberly Gudzune, MD, MPH
Practical Diabetes Care: How Do I Order That?From This Mailbag is About to Rupture!
Ever struggled with how to prescribe lancets, test strips, or insulin pen needles? Or wondered which syringe length or gauge to order? In this mind-blowingly practical, helpful segment, endocrinologist and clinician educator Dr. Rana Malek teaches Miz and Neda the basics of what to order for our …25min 36Mizuho Morrison, DO, Neda Frayha, MD, and Rana Malek, MD
Egg Freezing and Genetic ScreeningFrom Hello, New Year! Bye Bye, PPIs?
When we last heard from reproductive endocrinologist and fertility specialist Dr. Lauren Roth, she took us through the workup and treatment algorithm of patients with infertility. In this segment, Dr. Roth walks us through the basics of egg freezing and genetic screening.7min 2Lauren Roth, MD and Neda Frayha, MD
Menopause Treatment OptionsFrom Those Clots are So Superficial
A listener asked for a review of menopause treatment options, especially given the controversial findings of the Women’s Health Initiative. So, in this segment, Drs. Molly Heublein and Neda Frayha discuss an evidence-based approach to the treatment of menopause symptoms.21min 58Molly Heublein, MD
Insulin Pump BasicsFrom Those Clots are So Superficial
Insulin pumps are an amazing technological advancement that makes control of blood sugar so much more accurate and titratable. However when the gadget goes awry it is important to know what to do. Matt sits down with Ryan Pedigo MD to discuss troubleshooting the insulin pump when its not working …16min 11Ryan Pedigo, MD and Matthieu DeClerk, MD
Hospitalist Corner: Common Diabetes MistakesFrom My Pancreas is Necrosing!19min 38Maj Cina, MD and Neda Frayha, MD
InfertilityFrom Retrieve Those Filters
Infertility affects 1 in 8 couples in the U.S., and patients often present first to their primary care providers. In this segment, reproductive endocrinologist and fertility specialist Dr. Lauren Roth takes us through the workup and treatment algorithm of patients with infertility, including …20min 31Lauren Roth, MD and Neda Frayha, MD
Weight Gain in Middle Age: The ProblemsFrom Good Samaritans
When a listener wrote in wondering how she can best advise her female patients in their 40s who gain weight for seemingly no reason, the PC RAP team jumped all over this request. Endocrinologist and weight loss specialist Dr. Ava Port reviews why weight creep happens in aging women, as well as …18min 21Ava Port, MD and Neda Frayha, MD