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A podcast about how doctors think. Presented by Figure 1, the knowledge-sharing app for healthcare. Learn more at figure1.com/DDx

A podcast about how doctors think. Presented by Figure 1, the knowledge-sharing app for healthcare. Learn more at figure1.com/DDx
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United States

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A podcast about how doctors think. Presented by Figure 1, the knowledge-sharing app for healthcare. Learn more at figure1.com/DDx

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English


Episodes

Sudoku seizures.

4/21/2018
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A young man's near-death experience results in a very puzzling diagnosis on the season finale of DDx.

Duration:00:09:15

Extreme reactions to marijuana.

4/21/2018
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Chronic vomiting, a flushed complexion, and acute agitation: can cannabis be the cause? A growing consensus among doctors suggests cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome is real and on the rise.

Duration:00:12:01

Young, fit and female? Higher chance of misdiagnosis.

4/21/2018
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Welcome to DDx, an original podcast by Figure 1 about how doctors think. On episode 1, host and emergency doctor Raj Bhardwaj presents a real medical case as told by the doctor who diagnosed it. A young woman is almost misdiagnosed - perhaps fatally - when she presents at an E.R. with nausea, vomiting and myalgia.

Duration:00:10:11

The near-miss.

4/21/2018
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A patient says she feels fine. A quick-thinking doctor arrives at a dire and uncommon diagnosis. Then it happens again. And again.

Duration:00:11:48

The source of the bleed.

4/21/2018
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A patient with an acute subdural hematoma presents with no sign of head trauma. The search for an answer almost overlooks an obvious question.

Duration:00:10:38

Anchoring bias and the frequent flyer.

3/13/2018
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A 19-year-old with sickle cell disease is well-known to ER doctors as a "frequent flyer". Every time they see her it's due to chronic pain related to her disease. Except for the one time it isn't. For related photos, medical cases and links to research on cognitive bias, visit Figure1.com/DDx

Duration:00:10:52