- Introduction: Pulmonary Hypertension14:07Medicine in Movies Month: I Need 20 cc's of Cliches, STAT!1:15Obesity Medications15:28Paper Chase 1 - Losing Weight (and keeping it off) is Easier Said Than Done.6:20Neonatal Unconjugated Hyperbilirubinemia, Part 120:49Medicine in Movies Month: That Needle Scene From Pulp Fiction3:48A Failing Heart15:54Paper Chase 2 - Testosterone Therapy Lacks Benefit6:27Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia, Part 212:58Medicine in Movies Month: Cautery With Rambo III3:24Paper Chase 3 - Amoxicillin Risks: 1 in 10 get Diarrhea, 1 in 27 Candidiasis5:02Hemochromatosis (a.k.a. Iron Overload)Free Chapter18:10Insomnia, Part 3: Sleep Studies, shiftwork, and Jet Lag19:27Paper Chase 4 - D-dimer Results: Consider a Higher Cutoff in the Elderly7:07Medicine in Movies Month: Mad Max: Transfusion Road3:44Chikungunya10:36Paper Chase 5 - Annual TSH Testing May be Unnecessary for Those on a Lower Levot6:29The Summary11:13
We often err on the side of treating patients suffering minor infectious illness (hello otitis media!) with amoxicillin. Would we be better off not treating at all? Amox causes candidiasis in 1 out of 27 patients, diarrhea in at least 1 out of 10. Are we just writing a prescription for complications?