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November 2018: Travelling with medicines

10/17/2018
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In November's podcast, James Cave (DTB Editor-in-Chief) and David Phizackerley (DTB Deputy Editor) discuss a recent study that compared a coordinated, multi-professional, multi-faceted primary care approach to managing people with multiple long-term conditions with usual general practice care. The editors also consider problems faced by patients who need to travel overseas with controlled drugs and review a case of splenic rupture associated with rivaroxaban. Read the November issue:...

Duration:00:09:37

October 2018: atrial fibrillation, opioids for chronic pain and over-the-counter sildenafil

10/8/2018
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In October's podcast, James Cave (DTB Editor-in-Chief) and David Phizackerley (DTB Deputy Editor) discuss the place of population screening for atrial fibrillation and the need for more evidence to support a change in national policy (https://dtb.bmj.com/content/56/10/112). The editors also consider problems associated with long-term opioid use in the management of chronic pain (https://dtb.bmj.com/content/56/10/118). Please watch the video about Michael's moving story on this subject at...

Duration:00:10:47

Here's your New DTB!

9/12/2018
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In September's podcast, James Cave (DTB Editor-in-Chief) and David Phizackerley (DTB Deputy Editor) highlight some of the changes to DTB that have taken place this month and discuss the background and rationale to these changes. Read this month's editorial: https://dtb.bmj.com/content/56/9/98. The editors also consider the place for monitored dosage systems (https://dtb.bmj.com/content/56/9/102) and discuss the evidence for using labetalol as a first-line treatment option for hypertension in...

Duration:00:08:55

June 2016: Problems with botanicals; a new drug for heart failure; frailty and deprescribing

5/25/2016
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In this podcast, James Cave (DTB Editor-in-Chief) and David Phizackerley (DTB Deputy Editor) discuss the use of herbal products. They also develop the highlights of the articles: Articles: "Frailty, polypharmacy and deprescribing" and "Sacubitril valsartan for heart failure" Read all the articles featured here: dtb.bmj.com/content/54/6.toc

Duration:00:19:42

May 2016: supporting learning disabilities; new drugs for orthostatic hypotension and ADHD

5/9/2016
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In this podcast, James Cave (DTB Editor-in-Chief) and David Phizackerley (DTB Deputy Editor) discuss health checks for young people with learning disabilities and review two recently licensed drugs - one for treating orthostatic hypotension and the other for managing ADHD in children and adolescents. Read all the articles featured here: dtb.bmj.com/content/54/5.toc

Duration:00:16:57

April 2016: the cancer drugs fund for England, restless legs and animal-derived content in medicines

4/6/2016
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In this podcast, James Cave (DTB Editor-in-Chief) and David Phizackerley (DTB Deputy Editor) discuss the Cancer Drug Fund for England; review a new indication for the combination of oxycodone and naloxone for the management of restless legs syndrome; and consider the impact of animal-derived medicines. Read the articles featured here: Editorial: NICE and the cancer drugs fund for England Articles: 1. Targinact for restless legs syndrome 2. Implications of religious and cultural beliefs on...

Duration:00:16:21

March 2016 Issue: Testosterone replacement therapy and a new antidepressant

3/1/2016
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In this podcast, James Cave (DTB Editor-in-Chief) and David Phizackerley (DTB Deputy Editor) discuss testosterone replacement therapy; review the new antidepressant vortioxetine; and consider the impact of drugs on the QT interval. The DTB podcast is recorded monthly to coincide with the release of the print issue of DTB. Read all the articles featured here: dtb.bmj.com/content/54/3.toc

Duration:00:14:26

February 2016 issue: Too many options, too little choice in COPD?

2/4/2016
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In this podcast, James Cave (DTB Editor-in-Chief) and David Phizackerley (DTB Deputy Editor) discuss the proliferation of new drugs for managing COPD; review two new lipid-lowering drugs (evolocumab and alirocumab) from a new class (proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 9 inhibitors); and consider total ankle joint replacement. The DTB podcast is recorded monthly to coincide with the release of the print issue of DTB. Read all the articles featured here:...

Duration:00:13:31

January 2016 issue: NHS Health Checks, Adolescent Adherence and Management of Dry Eye

1/8/2016
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In this podcast, James Cave (DTB Editor-in-Chief) and David Phizackerley (DTB Deputy Editor) discuss NHS Health Checks in England; the challenges facing young people taking medicines for long-term conditions; and the management of dry eye disease. The DTB podcast is recorded monthly to coincide with the release of the print issue of DTB. Read all the articles featured here: http://dtb.bmj.com/content/54/1.toc

Duration:00:11:22

December 2015 issue: Cost-effectiveness of drugs on long term conditions

12/1/2015
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In this podcast, James Cave (DTB Editor-in-Chief) and David Phizackerley (DTB Deputy Editor) discuss stopping rules for medicines used to manage long-term conditions; naloxegol for the management of opioid-induced constipation that has failed to respond to laxative therapy; and the plethora of new drugs and preparations for the management of open-angle glaucoma in adults. The DTB podcast is recorded monthly to coincide with the release of the print issue of DTB. Read all the articles...

Duration:00:13:28

In this issue: November 2015

11/9/2015
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Welcome to the DTB podcast, which is recorded monthly to coincide with the release of the print issue of DTB. James Cave (DTB Editor in Chief) and David Phizackerley (DTB Deputy Editor) discuss the contents of the November 2015 issue of DTB. Read all the articles featured here: http://dtb.bmj.com/content/53/11.toc

Duration:00:11:20

In this issue: September 2015

10/2/2015
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Welcome to the DTB podcast, which is recorded monthly to coincide with the release of the print issue of DTB. James Cave (DTB Editor in Chief) and David Phizackerley (DTB Deputy Editor) discuss the contents of the September 2015 issue of DTB. Read all the articles featured here: http://dtb.bmj.com/content/53/9.toc

Duration:00:08:55

In this issue: October 2015

10/2/2015
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Welcome to the DTB podcast, which is recorded monthly to coincide with the release of the print issue of DTB. James Cave (DTB Editor in Chief) and David Phizackerley (DTB Deputy Editor) discuss the contents of the October 2015 issue of DTB. Read all the articles featured here: http://dtb.bmj.com/content/53/10.toc

Duration:00:10:53

In this issue: August 2015

8/18/2015
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Welcome to the DTB podcast, which is recorded monthly to coincide with the release of the print issue of DTB. James Cave (DTB Editor in Chief) and David Phizackerley (DTB Deputy Editor) discuss the contents of the August 2015 issue of DTB. Read all the articles featured here: http://dtb.bmj.com/content/53/8.toc

Duration:00:15:04

In this issue - July 2015

7/7/2015
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Welcome to the DTB podcast, which is recorded monthly to coincide with the release of the print issue of DTB. James Cave (DTB Editor in Chief) and David Phizackerley (DTB Deputy Editor) discuss the contents of the July 2015 issue of DTB. Read all the articles featured here: http://dtb.bmj.com/content/53/7.toc

Duration:00:15:04

In this issue - June 2015

7/7/2015
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Welcome to the DTB podcast, which is recorded monthly to coincide with the release of the print issue of DTB. James Cave (DTB Editor in Chief) and David Phizackerley (DTB Deputy Editor) discuss the contents of the June 2015 issue of DTB. Read all the articles featured here: http://dtb.bmj.com/content/53/6.toc

Duration:00:09:19

In this issue - May 2015

6/29/2015
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Welcome to the DTB podcast, which is recorded monthly to coincide with the release of the print issue of DTB. James Cave (DTB Editor in Chief) and David Phizackerley (DTB Deputy Editor) discuss the contents of the May 2015 issue of DTB. Read all the articles featured here: http://dtb.bmj.com/content/53/5.toc

Duration:00:13:38

In this issue - April 2015

5/19/2015
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Welcome to the DTB podcast, which is recorded monthly to coincide with the release of the print issue of DTB. James Cave (DTB Editor in Chief) and David Phizackerley (DTB Deputy Editor) discuss the contents of the April 2015 issue of DTB. Read all the articles featured here: http://dtb.bmj.com/content/53/4.toc

Duration:00:14:00

In this issue - February 2015

4/22/2015
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Welcome to the DTB podcast, which is recorded monthly to coincide with the release of the print issue of DTB. James Cave (DTB Editor in Chief) and David Phizackerley (DTB Deputy Editor) discuss the contents of the February 2015 issue of DTB. Read all the articles featured here: http://dtb.bmj.com/content/53/3.toc

Duration:00:18:09

In this issue - March 2015

3/23/2015
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Welcome to the DTB podcast, which is recorded monthly to coincide with the release of the print issue of DTB. James Cave (DTB Editor in Chief) and David Phizackerley (DTB Deputy Editor) discuss the contents of the March 2015 issue of DTB. Read all the articles featured here: http://dtb.bmj.com/content/53/3.toc

Duration:00:12:57