Outpatient Care of Premature Infants | Part 2From July 2019, You Say Tera-tomah-ta, I Say Tera-Tomay-to
Christine, Sol, and Liza discusses the special medical needs for infants born prematurely, including how to track an infant’s neurodevelopment accounting for their corrected gestational age, the risk and need for follow up for retinopathy of prematurity, which premature infants qualify for …15min 54Christine Mirzaian, MD, MPH, Solomon Behar, MD, and Liza Green Golan Mackintosh, MD
Ingrown ToenailsFrom July 2019, You Say Tera-tomah-ta, I Say Tera-Tomay-to
Ingrown toenails can result in erythema, pus, and granulation tissue. Treatment is based on the stage and range from warm soaks if mild to resection of part or all of the nail for the moderate to severe cases.18min 32Andi Marmor, MD and Solomon Behar, MD
Home BirthsFrom June 2019, Home is Where the Placenta is!
Lisa and Sol talk about how to counsel families who are considering home births as outlined by a policy by the American Academy of Pediatrics. Pediatricians should counsel families about the risks of home birth while also ensuring that if the family decides to proceed with a home birth, they …17min 41Lisa Patel, MD and Solomon Behar, MD
Craniosynostosis: Part TwoFrom June 2019, Home is Where the Placenta is!
Parul and Bonnie discuss the physical exam findings associated with single suture craniosynostosis (SSCS), posterior positional plagiocephaly and posterior plagiocephaly secondary to lambdoid CS. They also talk about the two most commonly used surgical techniques used to correct SSCS and what is …15min 40Yvonne Gutierrez MD and Parul Bhatia, MD
Craniosynostosis: Part OneFrom June 2019, Home is Where the Placenta is!
Parul and Bonnie discuss the physical exam findings associated with single suture craniosynostosis (SSCS), posterior positional plagiocephaly and posterior plagiocephaly secondary to lambdoid CS. They also talk about the two most commonly used surgical techniques used to correct SSCS and what is …19minYvonne Gutierrez MD and Parul Bhatia, MD
Global HealthFrom May 2019, Darth Vaper - The Dark Side of E-Cigs
Sol and Tanya talk about the health care needs of children worldwide, and the role pediatricians are engaged in to improve the health of children regardless of the child’s geographic locations. They discuss how to avoid harm to vulnerable populations, communities, and health systems by involvement …19min 46Solomon Behar, MD and Gitanjli Arora, MD
Adverse Childhood Events (ACEs)From March 2019, Take Off that Red Skin!
Sol sits down with UCLA pediatrician and researcher Adam Schickedanz to discuss the impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences on the physical and mental health of children.26min 22Adam Schickedanz, MD and Solomon Behar, MD
Allergy Myths - Pt. 2From February 2019, Spare the Rod, Spare the Child
Allergist extraordinaire Dave Stukas busts several allergy myths with our own Michael Cosimini14min 22David Stukus, MD and Michael Cosimini, MD
Allergy Myths - Pt. 1From February 2019, Spare the Rod, Spare the Child
Allergist extraordinaire Dave Stukus busts several allergy myths with our own Michael Cosimini14min 5David Stukus, MD and Michael Cosimini, MD
Parent Advice CallsFrom January 2019, Walker, Toddler Danger.
Primary care community practitioner Louay Keilani and Sol discuss how to deal with after hours parental calls in a pediatric practice.12min 18Louay Keilani, MD and Solomon Behar, MD
Marijuana and BreastfeedingFrom December 2018, Dude, Where's My Milk?
Lisa and Sol discuss the latest recommendation on breastfeeding moms and marijuana use.9min 45Lisa Patel, MD and Solomon Behar, MD
Development in Trisomy 21 (T21)From December 2018, Dude, Where's My Milk?
Academic general pediatrician Michael Cosimini sits down with Down syndrome expert Dr Kishore Villody to discuss developmental monitoring patterns in patients with Down syndrome.25min 8Kishore Vellody, MD and Michael Cosimini, MD
ObesityFrom November 2018, Hamburger and a Side of BPA
Pediatric obesity doc Juan Espinoza and Michael Cosimini discuss practical strategies for managing pediatric obesity from a primary care perspective.21min 47Juan Espinosa, MD, Michael Cosimini, MD, and Solomon Behar, MD
MOCA-Minute: Adolescents and OpiatesFrom October 2018, Premature Eructation
Miz and Sol dive deep on recognizing the adolescent who might be abusing opiates, a topic from the Maintenance of Certification Assessment (MOCA) objectives put out by the AAP.10min 49Mizuho Morrison, DO and Solomon Behar, MD
The Bulging FontanelleFrom July 2018, Land of the Rising Fontanelle
Sol and Miz review a case of a well appearing infant with a bulging fontanelle and discuss causes and differential diagnosis of this physical finding.10min 47Mizuho Morrison, DO and Solomon Behar, MD
BabywearingFrom July 2018, Land of the Rising Fontanelle
Jill Bailey, a babywearing expert, gets you up to date on the safety aspects and health benefits of babywearing to both child and parents.19min 55Solomon Behar, MD, Lisa Patel, MD, and Jill Bailey, MD
Diaper RashFrom June 2018, Dr Encyclopedia Brown
Miz and Matt interview Dr.Brittney Declerck on the diagnosis and management of diaper dermatitis.21min 8Mizuho Morrison, DO, Matthieu DeClerck, MD, and Brittney DeClerck, MD
Munchausen by ProxyFrom June 2018, Dr Encyclopedia Brown
Factitious disorder by proxy, previously known as Munchausen’s, is a rare disorder where the parent or caregiver makes up or causes illness/injury to a person under their care. Diagnosis of the disorder often happens after multiple hospitalizations or encounters and a thorough workup fails to …13min 26Lisa Patel, MD and Solomon Behar, MD
Useful baby products in the first year of lifeFrom June 2018, Dr Encyclopedia Brown
Products such as nasal aspirators, convertible car seats, and diaper genies can make a new parents life easier. Remember to always check the AAP website for any warnings or information on products available on the market before recommending any products to parents.13min 22Louay Keilani, MD and Solomon Behar, MD
Pediatric StrokeFrom June 2018, Dr Encyclopedia Brown
Kids can have strokes?! Did you know that it is actually more common than pediatric brain tumors? Miz speaks to Emily Rose, MD Pediatric Emergency medicine specialist on the topic of pediatric stroke. What are the underlying causes, when to suspect it and how to manage it compared to adults.27min 34Emily Rose, MD FAAEM FAAP FACEP and Mizuho Morrison, DO