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Each week, Dr. Mark Ebell, POEMs Editor, joins Dr. Michael Wilkes, NPR correspondent and Vice-Dean of the UC-Davis Medical School, for a five minute discussion about an important recent medical study reviewed by the POEMs editors. POEMs provide synopsised reviews of studies that could affect a clinician's practice, and the discussion in this podcast provides additional depth and insight into the issue covered by the POEMs synopsis. More about POEMs and it's companion point-of-care search tool, Essential Evidence Plus, at www.essentialevidenceplus.com.

Each week, Dr. Mark Ebell, POEMs Editor, joins Dr. Michael Wilkes, NPR correspondent and Vice-Dean of the UC-Davis Medical School, for a five minute discussion about an important recent medical study reviewed by the POEMs editors. POEMs provide synopsised reviews of studies that could affect a clinician's practice, and the discussion in this podcast provides additional depth and insight into the issue covered by the POEMs synopsis. More about POEMs and it's companion point-of-care search tool, Essential Evidence Plus, at www.essentialevidenceplus.com.
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Each week, Dr. Mark Ebell, POEMs Editor, joins Dr. Michael Wilkes, NPR correspondent and Vice-Dean of the UC-Davis Medical School, for a five minute discussion about an important recent medical study reviewed by the POEMs editors. POEMs provide synopsised reviews of studies that could affect a clinician's practice, and the discussion in this podcast provides additional depth and insight into the issue covered by the POEMs synopsis. More about POEMs and it's companion point-of-care search tool, Essential Evidence Plus, at www.essentialevidenceplus.com.

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English


Episodes

Episode 439: Decompression surgery no more effective than exercise for shoulder impingement syndrome

11/12/2018
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Dr. Ebell and Dr. Wilkes discuss the POEM titled "Decompression surgery no more effective than exercise for shoulder impingement syndrome"

Duration:00:06:45

Episode 438: Chronic sinusitis: saline irrigation helps somewhat; steroid doesn't add more benefit

11/5/2018
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Dr. Ebell and Dr. Wilkes discuss the POEM titled "Chronic sinusitis: saline irrigation helps somewhat; steroid doesn't add more benefit"

Duration:00:06:39

Episode 437: Lower systolic BP during antihypertensive treatment associated with more deaths in the elderly

10/29/2018
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Dr. Ebell and Dr. Wilkes discuss the POEM titled "Lower systolic BP during antihypertensive treatment associated with more deaths in the elderly"

Duration:00:06:46

Episode 436: What are the most effective drug therapies for hirsutism?

10/15/2018
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Dr. Ebell and Dr. Wilkes discuss the POEM titled "What are the most effective drug therapies for hirsutism?"

Duration:00:07:11

Episode 435: Stigmatizing language in chart notes creates negative impressions

10/8/2018
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Dr. Ebell and Dr. Wilkes discuss the POEM titled "Stigmatizing language in chart notes creates negative impressions"

Duration:00:06:52

Episode 434: NPH insulin: fewer episodes of severe hypoglycemia than analogs (Lantus and Levemir) and less than half the cost

10/1/2018
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Dr. Ebell and Dr. Wilkes discuss the POEM titled "NPH insulin: fewer episodes of severe hypoglycemia than analogs (Lantus and Levemir) and less than half the cost"

Duration:00:07:05

Episode 433: Incidental findings are common with chest CT and MRI of the spine and brain

9/24/2018
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Dr. Ebell and Dr. Wilkes discuss the POEM titled "Incidental findings are common with chest CT and MRI of the spine and brain"

Duration:00:06:38

Episode 432: Mifepristone pretreatment improves success rate of misoprostol for early pregnancy loss

9/17/2018
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Dr. Ebell and Dr. Wilkes discuss the POEM titled "Mifepristone pretreatment improves success rate of misoprostol for early pregnancy loss"

Duration:00:07:59

Episode 431: American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines for treating depression in adolescents

9/10/2018
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Dr. Ebell and Dr. Wilkes discuss the POEM titled "American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines for treating depression in adolescents"

Duration:00:07:46

Episode 430: Febuxostat increases all-cause and CV mortality compared with allopurinol

9/3/2018
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Dr. Ebell and Dr. Wilkes discuss the POEM titled "Febuxostat increases all-cause and CV mortality compared with allopurinol"

Duration:00:06:02

Episode 429: Ambulatory blood pressure important for decision-making about treatment

8/27/2018
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Dr. Ebell and Dr. Wilkes discuss the POEM titled "Ambulatory blood pressure important for decision-making about treatment"

Duration:00:04:56

Episode 428: Cannabinoids somewhat helpful for nausea, maybe helpful for spasticity, probably not helpful for non-neuropathic pain

8/20/2018
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Dr. Ebell and Dr. Wilkes discuss the POEM titled "Cannabinoids somewhat helpful for nausea, maybe helpful for spasticity, probably not helpful for non-neuropathic pain"

Duration:00:07:22

Episode 427: Five-day nitrofurantoin superior to single-dose fosfomycin for women with uncomplicated UTI

8/13/2018
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Dr. Ebell and Dr. Wilkes discuss the POEM titled "Five-day nitrofurantoin superior to single-dose fosfomycin for women with uncomplicated UTI"

Duration:00:05:37

Episode 426: American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines for treating depression in adolescents

8/6/2018
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Dr. Ebell and Dr. Wilkes discuss the POEM titled "American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines for treating depression in adolescents"

Duration:00:07:46

Episode 425: Nonopioids equivalent to opioids for severe chronic back, hip, or knee pain with fewer adverse outcomes

7/30/2018
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Dr. Ebell and Dr. Wilkes discuss the POEM titled "Nonopioids equivalent to opioids for severe chronic back, hip, or knee pain with fewer adverse outcomes"

Duration:00:08:36

Episode 424: HPV testing better than cytology for women vaccinated against HPV

7/23/2018
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Dr. Ebell and Dr. Wilkes discuss the POEM titled "HPV testing better than cytology for women vaccinated against HPV"

Duration:00:06:05

Episode 423: Systolic blood pressure at least 140 mm Hg best place to begin treatment

7/16/2018
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Dr. Ebell and Dr. Wilkes discuss the POEM titled "Systolic blood pressure at least 140 mm Hg best place to begin treatment"

Duration:00:07:05

Episode 422: Long-acting muscarinic antagonists + inhaled steroids = long-acting B-agonists + inhaled steroids

7/9/2018
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Dr. Ebell and Dr. Wilkes discuss the POEM titled "Long-acting muscarinic antagonists + inhaled steroids = long-acting B-agonists + inhaled steroids"

Duration:00:05:15

Episode 421: Single maintenance and reliever therapy more effective than inhaled steroids and short-acting B-agonists for asthma (SMART)

7/2/2018
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Dr. Ebell and Dr. Wilkes discuss the POEM titled "Single maintenance and reliever therapy more effective than inhaled steroids and short-acting B-agonists for asthma (SMART)"

Duration:00:05:41

Episode 420: Drugs for chronic idiopathic constipation are similarly effective

6/18/2018
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Dr. Ebell and Dr. Wilkes discuss the POEM titled "Drugs for chronic idiopathic constipation are similarly effective"

Duration:00:06:39