Necrotizing PancreatitisFrom October 2018, My Pancreas is Necrosing!
Our co-hosts for the episode, Neda Frayha and Aisha Lofters, are used to seeing patients with necrotizing pancreatitis in the hospital. But in the outpatient setting? Not so much. In this segment, Aisha and Neda review the literature on optimal timing and techniques for debridement and necrosectomy …11min 1Aisha Lofters, MD and Neda Frayha, MD
IVC Filter RemovalFrom September 2018, Retrieve Those Filters
A listener wrote in wondering if and when she should refer her patients with IVC filters to have these filters removed. Andrew Buelt and Neda Frayha look to the literature for some answers.14min 41Andrew Buelt, DO and Neda Frayha, MD
Ectopic PregnancyFrom January 2018, A Feverish Frenzy!
Matt, Miz and Sam discuss the spectrum of presentation for ectopic pregnancy. Everything from minor vaginal bleeding to ruptured ectopic. This is a DO NOT miss diagnosis, and one that depending on your urgent care’s resources, must be not be misappropriately handled.20min 58Sam Ashoo, MD, Matthew DeLaney, MD, FACEP, FAAEM, and Mizuho Morrison, DO
HemorrhoidsFrom January 2017, Bones Lose Their Autonomy
Hemorrhoids are common. As Casey Parker reviews, the generally respond well to conservative management, but sometimes a visit to the local general surgeon is in order. •24min 53Casey Parker, MD and Joe Weatherly, DO
Preoperative Clearance for Noncardiac SurgeryFrom August 2016, Feeling Restless
Reflexive ordering of the pre-op “everything panel” might not be such a good idea.21min 7Jonathan Settle, MD and Andrew Buelt, DO
Things I Do, But Should I? NSAIDS for Biliary ColicFrom August 2016, Feeling Restless
Prescribing patterns vary widely among providers when it comes to managing biliary colic. Opiates are often the first line, but NSAIDS are a viable alternative. •5min 58Vanessa Cardy, MD and Adrien Selim, MD
Groin Hernia: Part 1From April 2016, Hernias and Ovaries
Discuss diagnosis and management of inguinal and “sports” hernias.17min 28Paul Goobie, MD and Heidi James, MD
Groin Hernia: Part 2From April 2016, Hernias and Ovaries
Part 2 of our talk on the diagnosis and management of inguinal and “sports” hernias with Heidi James and Paul Goobie. •10min 58Heidi James, MD and Paul Goobie, MD