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Hotcakes Episodes

March 25, 2024

#432 Hotcakes: E-cigarettes for smoking cessation, Gabapentin and COPD exacerbations, Lidocaine for neck pain, C diff risk by antibiotic type, and “dosing by clicks” for GLP1’s

Transcript available via YouTube Join us as we review recent practice-changing articles on E-cigarettes for smoking cessation, Gabapentin and COPD...
January 29, 2024

#424 Hotcakes: Transfusion in Acute MI, COVID-19 Rebound after Paxlovid, Every-other-day Iron Revisited, Oral Phenylephrine Doesn’t Work, and Stop Correcting Serum Calcium

Join us as we review recent practice-changing articles on transfusion thresholds in acute MI, COVID-19 rebound after treatment with ritonavir-boosted...
November 27, 2023

#418 DIGEST (Tofurkey Edition): Semaglutide for HFpEF,  TCAs for IBS, Aspirin vs Clopidogrel after PCI, Pitavastatin for HIV, Starchy Vegetables & Weight Gain, Heavy Metals in Cannabis

Transcripts available via YouTube Join us as we review recent articles and news featured in The DIGEST #45 and #46,...
October 30, 2023

#414 Spooky Cakes: VKA vs DOACs in Frail Adults, RSV Vaccine, Cuff Size Matters, Bloating & Belching, AKI & Pip-Tazo

Join us as we review recent practice-changing articles on VKAs vs DOACs in frail adults with atrial fibrillation, RSV vaccine...
September 11, 2023

#407 DIGEST: Bempedoic acid and cardiac risk, Alpha-Gal Syndrome, Orforglipron, Zuranolone, DOACs for VTE of Malignancy, mAbs for Dementia, New Med for Smoking Cessation, Kiwis and Constipation

Join us as we review recent articles and news featured in The DIGEST #43 and #44, including bempedoic acid to...
July 10, 2023

#403 Hotcakes: Ketamine, Kratom, Nonhormone therapy for menopause, Metformin for long COVID, and New Breast Cancer Screening Recs

Join us as we review recent practice-changing articles on ketamine vs ECT for refractory depression, nonhormone treatment (fezolinetant) for menopause,...
February 27, 2023

#383 Hotcakes: Loop Diuretics for CHF, Time Restricted Eating, Breaks from Sitting, Early FMT for C. diff

Join us as we review recent practice-changing articles on loop diuretics for heart failure exacerbation (torsemide vs furosemide), time-restricted eating...
November 21, 2022

#367 Weekend Warriors, Fluids for Acute Pancreatitis, Colonoscopy Screening & Mortality, and SPRINT trial Revisited (Hotcakes)

Transcript-The-Curbsiders-367-Hotcakes.docxDownload Join us as we review recent practice-changing articles addressing the questions: Do weekend warriors experience a mortality benefit from...
September 28, 2022

#357 Hotcakes: Ultra-short Antibiotics for Pneumonia, Acetazolamide for CHF, Psilocybin for AUD, and Asymptomatic Kidney Stone Removal

Transcript-The-Curbsiders-Hotcakes-Sep22.docxDownload Find out if ultra-short course (two days) antibiotics work for pneumonia, if acetazolamide improves diuretic efficiency in acute decompensated...
August 8, 2022

#349 Hotcakes: Tirzepatide for weight loss, Personalized Antidepressants, Seasonal Edema, Nirmatrelvir for low-risk COVID-19

Transcript-The-Curbsiders-#349-HotcakesReturns.docxDownload Find out how tirzepatide might revolutionize weight loss, pharmacogenomics might improve antidepressant prescribing, seasonal edema affects Google searches, and...
May 2, 2022

#332 Inpatient Covid Management with Dr. Nathan Erdmann.

It takes your breath away Transcript-The-Curbsiders-332-Inpatient-COVIDDownload Join Dr. Nathan Erdmann (@NerdmannID, University of Alabama Birmingham) as he walks us through...
March 7, 2022

#325 Hotcakes: Fluid Wars revisited, Sleep & Weight Loss, Vitamin D, Pneumonia and HBV Vaccine Updates

Find out whether balanced solutions beat saline in the ICU (fluid wars revisited), how sleep affects weight loss and calorie...
February 23, 2022

#323 Pelvic Pain, Constipation, Long COVID (TFTC)

We recap the top pearls on pelvic pain, constipation, and Long COVID. It’s Tales from the Curbside! (TFTC), our monthly...
January 31, 2022

#319 Hotcakes: Afib, Chlorthalidone in CKD, Outpatient COVID Treatment Update

Fill up your plate with a fresh stack of 2022 hotcakes! Drs. Paul Williams (@PaulNWilliamz), Rahul Ganatra (@rbganatra), Nora Taranto...
January 10, 2022

#315 Long COVID with Dr. Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez

Fatigue, cardiopulmonary, neuropsychiatric, and other long term effects following COVID-19 with Dr. Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez Summary Explore the actively evolving clinical...
November 24, 2021

#307 Spooky Tofurkey Cakes: SGLT2 for HFpEF, Diverticulitis, VTE update, Rotator Cuff Disease

Fill up your plate with some spooky tofurkey cakes! Drs. Rahul Ganatra (@rbganatra) and Nora Taranto (@norataranto) help catch us...
November 8, 2021

#304 COVID Updates: The Outpatient Edition

Who gets a COVID booster? Can we mix and match COVID vaccines?  What are monoclonal antibodies and when should we...
March 29, 2021

#264 Hotcakes: Semaglutide for weight loss, Abx for Diverticulitis, Periop COVID19

Fresh hotcakes! Practice-changing articles that you need to know: semaglutide for weight loss; metronidazole plus a fluoroquinolone versus amoxicillin/clavulanic acid...
February 8, 2021

#255 Hotcakes: Colchicine for CAD, and Gout flares, PT versus Steroids for Knee OA

Transcript-255-Hotcakes-Colchicine-CAD-Gout-Knee-OADownload Fresh hotcakes! Practice changing articles that you need to know: low dose colchicine for stable CAD; colchicine vs naproxen...
January 27, 2021

#253 COVID-19 Vaccines with Dr Monica Gandhi

They’re finally here! Transcript-253-COVID-VaccineDownload Answer all your burning questions (and your patients’ burning questions) about the different COVID-19 vaccines currently...

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