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Stay on top of your primary care practice with podcasts from your colleagues at Mayo Clinic. Curated. Portable. Trusted. Offering continuing medical education - CME - for select episodes. Family medicine, primary care, general internal medicine topics for physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants.

Stay on top of your primary care practice with podcasts from your colleagues at Mayo Clinic. Curated. Portable. Trusted. Offering continuing medical education - CME - for select episodes. Family medicine, primary care, general internal medicine topics for physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants.

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Stay on top of your primary care practice with podcasts from your colleagues at Mayo Clinic. Curated. Portable. Trusted. Offering continuing medical education - CME - for select episodes. Family medicine, primary care, general internal medicine topics for physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants.

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English

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507-266-9141


Episodes

COVID-19 Miniseries Episode 45: There Is No Win-Win

8/4/2020
This episode was recorded on June 26, 2020. To claim credit visit: https://ce.mayo.edu/covid19podcast Guest: Pritish K. Tosh, M.D. (@DrPritishTosh) Host: Amit K. Ghosh, M.D., M.B.A. (@AmitGhosh006) Novel viruses causing outbreaks tend to do one of three things: disappear completely, become endemic in certain areas, or roll through populations with ongoing transmission until herd immunity is achieved or an effective vaccine is developed. Dr. Pritish Tosh states, “If natural infection...

Duration:00:30:32

COVID-19 Miniseries Episode 44: Supply Chain Vulnerability - Why Don’t We Have Enough PPE?

7/28/2020
This episode was recorded on June 26, 2020. To claim credit visit: https://ce.mayo.edu/covid19podcast Guest: Pritish K. Tosh, M.D. (@DrPritishTosh) Host: Amit K. Ghosh, M.D., M.B.A. (@AmitGhosh006) “Everybody has a plan until they get punched in the mouth.” - Mike Tyson Thin margins and economies of scale help lower costs but can create significant vulnerabilities. Often calculations of lives lost in the event of a shortage or costs to stockpile may not be factored in when sourcing...

Duration:00:40:29

COVID-19 Miniseries Episode 43: Healthcare Disparities and Systemic Racism

7/21/2020
This episode was recorded June 25, 2020. To claim credit visit: https://ce.mayo.edu/covid19podcast Guest: Kenneth G. Poole, Jr. M.D., M.B.A. (@KPooleMD) Host: Amit K. Ghosh, M.D., M.B.A. (@AmitGhosh006) Black, Latino, and Native American populations have been disproportionately affected by COVID-19. Underlying health inequities have been a major contributor. Dr. Kenneth Poole discusses social determinants of health and how these combined with systemic racism, predating COVID-19, laid the...

Duration:00:24:24

COVID-19 Miniseries Episode 42: The Impact of Care Disruption for Patients with Non-Emergent Needs

7/14/2020
This episode was recorded May 19, 2020. To claim credit visit: https://ce.mayo.edu/covid19podcast Guest: Sidna M. Tulledge-Scheitel, M.D., M.P.H. Host: Amit K. Ghosh, M.D., M.B.A. (@AmitGhosh006) The COVID-19 pandemic has caused waves of care disruption for people around the world. What patient populations have faced unique risks? What signs of impact from the temporary restriction of medical outpatients services are we seeing? Dr. Tulledge-Scheitel shares what’s being seen at Mayo...

Duration:00:28:43

COVID-19 Miniseries Episode 41: Breaking Down the Impact of Smoking in COVID-19 Part 2

7/9/2020
This episode was recorded June 17, 2020. To claim credit visit: https://ce.mayo.edu/covid19podcast Guest: J. Taylor Hays, M.D. (@jtaylorhays), Robert Vassallo, M.D. Host: Amit K. Ghosh, M.D., M.B.A. (@AmitGhosh006) Is the act of smoking a risk factor for transmission? Does nicotine protect against severe COVID-19? Dr. Hays and Dr. Vassallo discuss what is currently known about the risks of smoking in regard to COVID-19 and treatment of patients who smoke, during the...

Duration:00:43:28

COVID-19 Miniseries Episode 40: Breaking Down the Impact of Smoking in COVID-19 Part 1

7/7/2020
This episode was recorded June 17, 2020. To claim credit visit: https://ce.mayo.edu/covid19podcast Guest: J. Taylor Hays, M.D. (@jtaylorhays), Robert Vassallo, M.D. Host: Amit K. Ghosh, M.D., M.B.A. (@AmitGhosh006) Is smoking a risk factor for severe disease in COVID-19? How accurate is the documentation of smoking in COVID-19 cohorts currently published? What role should a smoking history play in the prognosis and management of COVID-19? Drs. Hays and Vassallo discuss the prevalence of...

Duration:00:31:57

COVID-19 Miniseries Episode 39: The Pro-Inflammatory Consequences of SARS-CoV-2 Infection

6/30/2020
This episode was recorded May 20, 2020. To claim credit visit: https://ce.mayo.edu/covid19podcast Guest: Joseph T. Poterucha, D.O. Host: Amit K. Ghosh, M.D., M.B.A. (@AmitGhosh006) As documented infection rates pass the half-million mark, we check in with Dr. Joseph Poterucha, a Critical Care specialist at Mayo Clinic, to get an overview of what they’re seeing in the ICU with patients infected with SARS-CoV-2. AskMayoExpert COVID-19 Resources:...

Duration:00:28:11

COVID-19 Miniseries Episode 38: The Enduring Power of Compassion

6/26/2020
This episode was recorded on May 13, 2020. To claim credit visit: https://ce.mayo.edu/covid19podcast Guest: David J. Rosenman, M.D. (@davidrosenman) Host: Amit K. Ghosh, M.D., M.B.A. (@AmitGhosh006) “At a time when most of the world in one way or another is suffering, it seems relevant to talk about ways to relieve some of that suffering and to help.” Studies have shown that patients value empathy over sympathy, and compassion over empathy. While measures to protect ourselves and...

Duration:00:19:58

COVID-19 Miniseries Episode 37: Movement is Medicine

6/19/2020
This episode was recorded on May 28, 2020. To claim credit visit: https://ce.mayo.edu/covid19podcast Guest: Edward R. Laskowski, M.D. (@DrEdSportsMed) Host: Amit K. Ghosh, M.D., M.B.A. (@AmitGhosh006) The world was already facing an epidemic of inactivity prior to the emergence and spread of SARS-CoV-2. Some have been able to focus more on self-care and fitness while under stay-at-home measures but with the necessity of social distancing and the widespread closure of fitness centers...

Duration:00:27:36

Mayo Clinic Q & A - Medical Education During the COVID-19 Pandemic

6/10/2020
This episode is shared from Mayo Clinic Q&A and was recorded in June, 2020. Guest: Alexandra P. Wolanskyj-Spinner, M.D. (@apw01) Host: Sanjeev (Sanj) Kakar, M.D. (@sanjkakar) Across the world, one of the biggest changes forced by the COVID-19 pandemic is in the field of education. Programs from kindergarten through postsecondary have rapidly moved to a distance learning model. Online and remote instruction has its own unique challenges, and has required students and educators to be...

Duration:00:12:03

COVID-19 Miniseries Episode 36: A Comprehensive Update on COVID-19

6/8/2020
This episode was recorded on June 5, 2020. To claim credit visit: https://ce.mayo.edu/covid19podcast Guest: Raymund R. Razonable, M.D. (@RazonableMD) Host: Amit K. Ghosh, M.D., M.B.A. (@AmitGhosh006) Up to about 50% of people infected with SARS-CoV-2 are asymptomatic spreaders. About 80% of those who are symptomatic, developing COVID-19, have mild disease displaying dry cough, fever, and fatigue. The resulting 20% of symptomatic patients accounts for those who develop progressive...

Duration:00:39:10

COVID-19 Miniseries Episode 35: Alternative Ventilation Strategies

6/3/2020
This episode was recorded on May 12, 2020. Guest: James E. Baker, R.R.T., L.R.T. & Steven R. Holets, R.R.T., L.R.T. Host: Amit K. Ghosh, M.D., M.B.A. (@AmitGhosh006) What are some alternative ventilation strategies we can use to treat patients with COVID-19? James Baker, R.R.T., L.R.T. and Steve Holets, R.R.T., L.R.T. discuss individualizing care, limitations based on device design, and supply chain concerns. AskMayoExpert COVID-19 Resources:...

Duration:00:27:44

COVID-19 Miniseries Episode 34: Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome (MIS-C) in Pediatric Patients

5/29/2020
This episode was recorded on May 27, 2020. Guest: Nipunie S. Rajapakse, M.D., M.P.H. (@nrajapakseMD) Host: Amit K. Ghosh, M.D., M.B.A. (@AmitGhosh006) Patients under 21 who present with fever, lab evidence of inflammation, multisystem involvement, and recent or current SARS-CoV-2 infection fall under the case definition for multisystem inflammatory syndrome. They commonly present with persistent fever and gastrointestinal symptoms and concerningly, shock. Why are we seeing...

Duration:00:15:07

COVID-19 Miniseries Episode 33: Mayo Clinic Q&A - COVID-19 Transmission Risks and Precautions

5/28/2020
This episode is shared from Mayo Clinic Q&A and was recorded on May 26, 2020. Guest: Gregory A. Poland, M.D. (@drgregpoland) Host: Halena M. Gazelka, M.D. (@hmgazelkamd) According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the most common mode of transmission for COVID-19 is through close contact from person to person. While it is possible that someone can get COVID-19 by touching a surface or object that has the virus on it and then touching their own mouth, nose or possibly...

Duration:00:28:32

COVID-19 Miniseries Episode 32: The Fierce Urgency of Now - Pursuing a Safe and Efficacious Vaccine

5/23/2020
This episode was recorded May 22, 2020 To claim credit visit: https://ce.mayo.edu/covid19podcast Guest: Gregory A. Poland, M.D. (@drgregpoland) Host: Amit K. Ghosh, M.D., M.B.A. (@AmitGhosh006) SARS-CoV-2, as an RNA virus, has marked capacity for mutation and recombination events. How do we build an efficacious and safe vaccine against it? How could we safely speed up development? Is a vaccine neutralizing the spike protein enough? Dr. Greg Poland returns to give you an update from the...

Duration:00:41:29

COVID-19 Miniseries Episode 31: The Safety of Convalescent Plasma

5/22/2020
This episode was recorded May 21, 2020 Visit the program site here: https://www.uscovidplasma.org To claim credit visit: https://ce.mayo.edu/covid19podcast Guest: Michael J. Joyner, M.D. (@DrMJoyner) Host: Amit K. Ghosh, M.D., M.B.A. (@AmitGhosh006) Convalescent plasma as a passive immunity strategy is not new. What nuances apply for it’s application to treating COVID-19? Is it safe? Is it efficacious? Dr. Michael Joyner, Principal Investigator for Expanded Access to Convalescent Plasma...

Duration:00:17:21

COVID-19 Miniseries Episode 30: Mayo Clinic Q&A - Addressing Health Disparities Amplified by COVID-19

5/20/2020
This episode is shared from Mayo Clinic Q&A and was recorded in May 2020. Guest: Irene G. Sia, M.D.; Mark L. Wieland, M.D. Host: Sanjeev (Sanj) Kakar, M.D. (@sanjkakar) Minorities are being affected disproportionately by the COVID-19 pandemic. Early data shows that African Americans and other U.S. ethnic minorities have contracted COVID-19 at a higher rate and experience greater sickness and a higher death rate than other Americans. On the Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast, Dr. Irene Sia, a Mayo...

Duration:00:13:33

COVID-19 Miniseries Episode 29: Lab Medicine Rounds - Understanding COVID-Associated Coagulopathy

5/20/2020
This episode is shared from Lab Medicine Rounds and was recorded May 1, 2020. To claim credit visit: https://ce.mayo.edu/covid19podcast Guest: Ariela L. Marshall, M.D. (@AMarshallMD) Host: Justin D. Kreuter, M.D. (@KreuterMD) What is COVID-Associated coagulopathy? Why is it so important to recognize early on? How does it differ from the typical disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) picture? Dr. Ariela Marshall details the lab patterns, implications for our patients, and what...

Duration:00:18:15

COVID-19 Miniseries Episode 28: Reflections on Telehealth and Teaching

5/19/2020
This episode was recorded April 30, 2020. To claim credit visit: https://ce.mayo.edu/covid19podcast Guest: Christopher A. Aakre, M.D. Host: Amit K. Ghosh, M.D., M.B.A. (@AmitGhosh006) How do you approach planning for telehealth visits? Dr. Chris Aakre discusses preparing by considering How am I going to assess this concern by video? What are you looking for? What are you hoping to see there? How are you best going to be able to instruct the patient? AskMayoExpert COVID-19 Resources:...

Duration:00:27:18

COVID-19 Miniseries Episode 27: Safely Individualizing the Approach to Treatment for COVID-19

5/15/2020
This episode was recorded in May 6, 2020 Claim credit here: https://ce.mayo.edu/covid19podcast Guest: Alice Gallo De Moraes, M.D. Host: Amit K. Ghosh, M.D., M.B.A. (@AmitGhosh006) Patients hospitalized with COVID-19 are presenting with and developing severe lung injury, thrombosis, heart injury, and renal insufficiency. What is the observed rate of ventilation? Dr. Alice Gallo De Moraes discusses an individualized approach to intubation for critical support of patients infected with...

Duration:00:33:08