The Story Behind COVID Vaccines and Brain Blood ClotsFrom April 2021, The Story Behind COVID Vaccines and Brain Blood Clots
The news this week has been replete with stories about increased clot risk in those who have received the AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines. In this episode, we break down: what we know so far about vaccine induced thrombotic thrombocytopenia (VITT), the research that has revealed …27min 37Rob Orman, MD
20 Questions on VTEFrom December 2020, PECARN Pie
VTE is more common with increasing age. Ambulatory patients with a pulmonary embolism will only have a documented DVT 40% of the time. About one quarter of cases of DVT will have associated redness and tenderness, which may be confused with cellulitis.19min 22Mike Weinstock, MD and Matthew DeLaney, MD
Ode to the NodeFrom July 2020, UFBs: Unidentified Foreign Bodies
Sol and Matthieu discuss the differential diagnosis, evaluation and management of pediatric lymphadenopathy, including when to pursue imaging and specialist referral. •27min 9Solomon Behar, MD and Matthieu DeClerck, MD
The CBC - Part IIFrom April 2020, Hang Over Palpitations
Doug Wallace and DeLaney walk through the clinical significance of the various components that make up a CBC with differential.14min 56Doug Wallace, MD and Matthew DeLaney, MD
The CBC - Part1From April 2020, Hang Over Palpitations
Doug Wallace and DeLaney walk through the clinical significance of the various components that make up a CBC with differential. •15min 27Doug Wallace, MD and Matthew DeLaney, MD
PE Algorithm in MinutesFrom January 2020, Mainlining Madness
To explore clarify the difference in Wells score for DVT vs Pulmonary emboli (PE) and review the utilization of Wells Score and PERC and how to apply these scoring systems in a practical algorithm.27min 56Salim Rezaie, MD and Mizuho Morrison, DO
Anticoagulation in Patients with AfibFrom December 2019, Medication Mishaps
It is now recommended that NOACs are chosen over warfarin, in patients with atrial fibrillation, except in patients with moderate to severe mitral valve stenosis or a mechanical heart valve.19min 1Neda Frayha, MD, Matthieu DeClerck, MD, and Tarlan Hedayati, MD
DVT | EssentialsFrom November 2019, Who's The Black Sheep?
Regardless of your clinical setting, DVT’s are a common entity that we need to be very comfortable working up and treating. And though on the surface the workup and Tx is seemingly straightforward...the truth is there are some nuances and special cases that aren’t completely intuitive...Mizuho …13min 31Salim Rezaie, MD and Mizuho Morrison, DO
DVT | AdvancedFrom November 2019, Who's The Black Sheep?
Regardless of your clinical setting, DVT’s are a common entity that we need to be very comfortable working up and treating. And though on the surface the workup and Tx is seemingly straightforward...the truth is there are some nuances and special cases that aren’t completely intuitive...Mizuho …21min 36Salim Rezaie, MD and Mizuho Morrison, DO
What Would I Do Next? | Petechial RashFrom July 2019, The Half Somersault
Acute Leukemia should be considered when there is a critically elevated WBC, thrombocytopenia and symptoms such as H/A, fatigue. however, there are other causes. Brad and Mike review a case of acute leukemia and discuss evaluation & differentiation from ITP/TTP vs non-accidental trauma in children.20minBrad Goldman, MD and Mike Weinstock, MD
DOAC ReversalFrom February 2019, No...You Aren't Gonna Die!
Continuing the recent discussion between Matt DeClerck and Dr. Tom Deloughery on the direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs), this month we bring you a segment on reversing these DOACs with Matt, Neda, and Dr. Tarlan Hedayati. What are the agents currently on the market, including the newest kid on the …20min 27Tarlan Hedayati, MD, Neda Frayha, MD, and Matthieu DeClerck, MD
Sickle Cell EmergenciesFrom November 2018, Breaking Bad - Insulin Pumps and Mandibles
1 in 5000 Americans have SCD, and these patients are high risk for a variety of complications. Mizuho sits down with Jessica Osterman and Katie Harter to discuss sickle cell disease, pain crisis and emergencies.22min 1Jessica Osterman, MD, Mizuho Morrison, DO, and Rick Pescatore, DO
What Would I Do Next? | More Than Just Sciatica?From September 2018, Broken Toof...Now What???
We see a lot of back pain in the UC. And although it might be easy to jump to sciatica as the most COMMON cause of back pain, developing a mental checklist and asking “What else could this be?” can be an important habit to ensure patient safety. • Here we discuss features of dx and initial mgmt …18min 56Mizuho Morrison, DO, Mike Weinstock, MD, and Josh Russell, MD
Cancer & ThrombosisFrom February 2018, Pericarditis: Getting To The Heart Of The Matter
Tom Deloughery shares his wisdom on all things cancer and thrombosis. First, he reviews why patients with cancer are more likely to have clots, then reviews some aspects of thrombosis that are unique to this population. Lastly, he discusses treatment standards, nuances and controversies.18min 54Tom Deloughery, MD and Matthieu DeClerck, MD
Thrombocytopenia in the UCFrom April 2017, Defend Yourself - Nightstick Fractures
Thrombocytopenia, can occur due to a variety of reasons. Patients can have acute or chronic causes, and based on their underlying disease, may manifest differently. Knowing what to do based on patient's platelet count and their presentation could be lifesaving.20min 25Mizuho Morrison, DO, Aaron Bright, MD, and Tarlan Hedayati, MD