Chronic Pelvic PainFrom August 2019, Primary Care Gets Some Love
Usually the words “chronic” and “pain” together can feel defeating. Especially when it’s an entity that’s been as poorly understood as chronic pelvic pain. Aisha and Neda are here to shed light on this pain syndrome and provide us with management tips and tricks to help our patients. •15min 17Aisha Lofters, MD and Neda Frayha, MD
First Trimester BleedingFrom July 2019, Dude, Where's My DEA Number?
Vaginal bleeding in the first trimester of pregnancy is one of those topics that seems straightforward but is actually pretty complex. Dr. Jenny Beck-Esmay speaks with our own Dr. Neda Frayha about how to approach first-trimester bleeding in a logical, organized, evidence-based way that’s easy to …28min 14Jenny Beck-Esmay, MD and Neda Frayha, MD
OB PotpourriFrom May 2019, This Mailbag is About to Rupture!
General practitioners manage a wide variety of OB questions and concerns from their patients. In this segment, Dr. Megan Jones and Neda Frayha tackle a potpourri of OB topics for the general practitioner: vaginal bleeding in the pregnant patient, nausea and vomiting in pregnancy, management pearls …19min 7Megan Jones, MD and Neda Frayha, MD
Starting OCPsFrom February 2019, Into Thin Hair
Listeners have been asking for lots of segments on oral contraceptive pills, especially on how to choose an agent when prescribing OCPs to a patient for the first time. In this segment, Molly and Neda build on our Things I Do But Should I duo’s recent OCP myth-busting and go through a systematic …18min 5Molly Heublein, MD and Neda Frayha, MD
Egg Freezing and Genetic ScreeningFrom January 2019, 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
TIDBSI: OCP MythsFrom January 2019, Hello, New Year! Bye Bye, PPIs?
In this Things I Do But Should I segment, Adrien and Vanessa tackle some commonly held misconceptions about oral contraceptive pills. It’s one segment of an ongoing series on OCPs, inspired by questions from our listeners.17min 41Vanessa Gervais, MD and Adrien Selim, MD
Hypertensive Disorders of PregnancyFrom December 2018, Clots and OCP's
There are four main types of hypertensive disorders in pregnancy, and there are nuances to how each should be managed differently. In this segment, Drs. Megan Jones and Neda Frayha walk us through these four categories, how to tell them apart from one another and how to manage them, including when …20min 55Megan Jones, MD and Neda Frayha, MD
Clots and OCPsFrom December 2018, Clots and OCP's
Our listeners are always asking for more Hematology content. They are also always asking for more Ob/Gyn content! In this segment, Neda and Rob address the two together with a few cases featuring both hypercoagulability and contraception.10min 23Rob Orman, MD and Neda Frayha, MD
Things I Do But Should I: OCPs and AcneFrom November 2018, Those Clots are So Superficial
When a patient needs an oral contraceptive pill AND happens to have acne, which pill should we prescribe? Are any particular OCPs better than others? In this installment of Things I Do But Should I, Drs. Adrien Selim and Vanessa Gervais walk us through the OCP management of contraception and acne.8min 22Adrien Selim, MD and Vanessa Gervais, MD
Menopause Treatment OptionsFrom November 2018, 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 and Neda Frayha, MD
InfertilityFrom September 2018, 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 31Neda Frayha, MD and Lauren Roth, MD
Hyperemesis GravidarumFrom September 2018, Retrieve Those Filters
Miz and Jenny discuss diagnosis and management of hyperemesis gravidarum. Given recent concerns raised about the safety profile for Ondansetron • in both maternal and fetal health, Miz and Jenny review the most recent ACOG guidelines for treatment regimens as well as referral indications.20min 26Jenny Beck-Esmay, MD and Mizuho Morrison, DO
Weight Gain in Middle Age: The SolutionsFrom August 2018, 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 …14min 4Ava Port, MD and Neda Frayha, MD
Weight Gain in Middle Age: The ProblemsFrom August 2018, 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
Preconception CounselingFrom July 2018, All Risk, No Reward
Preconception counseling is an important part of primary care visits and has been shown to improve maternal and fetal outcomes. In this segment, Neda Frayha and Molly Heublein discuss the importance of preconception counseling and the different components thereof so that we can best guide and treat …21min 35Molly Heublein, MD and Neda Frayha, MD
Hyperthyroidism in PregnancyFrom June 2018, A Hyperthyroid Fetus
When Neda met a pregnant, hyperthyroid patient who was new to care, she developed palpitations of her own. In this conversation, Neda and Andrew go through which lab tests to order, how to interpret thyroid function tests in pregnancy, and how to treat depending on the trimester.12min 29Neda Frayha, MD and Andrew Buelt, DO