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Hospital and Internal Medicine Podcast

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Intended for the medical professional who enjoys learning for the sake of it. Dr. Porat is a practicing Colorado Hospitalist and Board Certified in Internal Medicine.

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Intended for the medical professional who enjoys learning for the sake of it. Dr. Porat is a practicing Colorado Hospitalist and Board Certified in Internal Medicine.

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Very interesting

By August Consumer - Jun 27 2019
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Very interesting musings, enjoyable and entertaining.

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By embugg04 - May 27 2019
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I love these podcasts! Very concise and well explained. I just wish there were more!

iTunes Ratings

475 Ratings
Average Ratings
415
32
10
7
11

Very interesting

By August Consumer - Jun 27 2019
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Very interesting musings, enjoyable and entertaining.

More!

By embugg04 - May 27 2019
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I love these podcasts! Very concise and well explained. I just wish there were more!
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Hospital and Internal Medicine Podcast

Latest release on Dec 10, 2019

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: Internal Medicine Pearls Part 1

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Jul 02 2012

9mins

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Rank #2: Pulmonary Embolism - part 1

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The topics covered are D-Dimer testing, false positive over-diagnosis of PE on CT scanning, the ADJUST-PE study, and clinical signs and symptoms of a pulmonary embolism.

Jun 03 2016

17mins

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Rank #3: Internal Medicine Pearls #3

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A look at some new data: COPD and Oxygen use - low serum creatinine levels - BMI considerations - the RDW - the age of blood.

May 11 2017

20mins

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Rank #4: Internal Medicine Pearls - Part 2

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Aug 12 2013

13mins

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Rank #5: Pneumonia - Part 1

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Does the patient really have pneumonia? Differential diagnosis and mimics are considered in this common clinical problem. Dive deeper into how microbes and the immune system interact in lower respiratory infections.

Apr 26 2014

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Rank #6: Internal Medicine Pearls #5

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Diuretic therapy for congestive heart failure treatment, antibiotics for diabetic osteomyelitis after foot surgery, and practical tips with new-onset seizures - is among the knowledge dropped (because, after all, school can't teach us everything).

Apr 03 2018

33mins

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Rank #7: Acute Mitral Regurgitation - A review for Internal Medicine and Critical Care Physicians

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The problem with Acute Mitral Regurgitation is that it is frequently fatal unless quickly recognized. The listener will learn about organic and functional etiologies of this precipitator of acute respiratory distress. Lessons from the SHOCK trial are scrutinized to help guide therapy in the setting of myocardial ischemia.

Jul 02 2012

19mins

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Rank #8: Brain Death - Part 1

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Jul 02 2012

17mins

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Rank #9: Osteomyelitis

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Jul 02 2012

22mins

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Rank #10: Urine Drug Testing - Misinterpretation is Very Common

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You know all those people on social media wanting mandatory drug testing for welfare recipients? Perhaps, reasonable in theory, if the test wasn't frequently producing false-positives and false-negatives. Making accurate clinical decisions is always challenging, but particularly with urine drug testing. The consequences of misinterpretation can be awful.

May 28 2017

21mins

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Rank #11: Internal Medicine Pearls #4

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Checking glucose levels in Type 2 Diabetes, ACE Inhibitors for women, and using Azithromycin in Asthma.

Nov 14 2017

14mins

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Rank #12: Iron Deficiency Anemia - etiology and diagnosis

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Mar 03 2016

16mins

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Rank #13: Pneumonia - Part 2 - Pneumococcal Pneumonia

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Streptococcus pneumoniae is a frequent cause of pneumonia. What makes this organism unique? Listen and find out.

May 04 2014

13mins

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Rank #14: Acute Alcohol Withdrawal

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Jul 02 2012

25mins

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Rank #15: Guillain-Barre Syndrome

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Jul 02 2012

23mins

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Rank #16: Lithium Toxicity and Side Effects - Clinical Considerations for Hospitalists and Acute Care Provider

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Jul 02 2012

20mins

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Rank #17: Pneumonia- part 3- Legionella & Pseudomonas

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Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Legionella pneumophila bacterial lower respiratory tract disease are explored in depth.

Jun 18 2014

21mins

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Rank #18: Some Recent Studies Worth Knowing About - February 2018

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Some new stuff about Vitamin D & Calcium supplementation, another about the timing of hip fracture surgery, etc

Feb 01 2018

11mins

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Rank #19: Renal and Ureteral Stones (Nephrolithiasis - Kidney Stones) - part 1

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This episode discusses symptoms, the importance of size, and a few other pearls.

Feb 01 2017

7mins

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Rank #20: Hypercalcemia etiology - Vitamin D, Calcium Supplements, Diuretics, Malignancy, Sarcoidosis, and other causes

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Mar 10 2015

16mins

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