Abdominal Pain: The Saint-Chopra Guide to Inpatient Medicine, 4th Edition
09
March

Abdominal Pain: The Saint-Chopra Guide to Inpatient Medicine, 4th Edition

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

– Hello, my name is Dr. Vineet Chopra and I’m here today to talk to you about abdominal pain. This is coming from the Saint-Chopra Guide to Inpatient Medicine that I wrote with my colleague and research mentor Dr. Sanjay Saint. This is the Fourth Edition and this video is a brief overview of one […]


Meet Dr. George Maxymiv, a physician at LewisGale Regional Health System in Salem, Va.

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

(inspiring music) – My name’s George Maxymiv. I’m a gynecologist at LewisGale. I was very lucky. When I was in high school, at 15 I got a job as a orderly in a hospice at, it was called Holy Family Cancer Home, and I worked there all through college and just became a part of […]


Ellen Meets Inspiring Twin Doctors Brittani and Brandi

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

So I got this letter from a couple of viewers. And I’d like to read it for you. It says, “Dear Ellen, we are twin African-American sisters who have achieved our impossible dream of becoming doctors. Our dream was driven by our mission to serve medically underserved communities and inspire the next generation of doctors, […]


Renal Replacement Therapy: Hemodialysis vs Peritoneal Dialysis, Animation

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Dialysis is a therapy that artificially removes wastes from the blood of patients whose kidneys can no longer perform this function adequately. There are two main types of dialysis: hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis. In hemodialysis, blood is filtered outside the body, in a dialysis machine. The patient’s blood is pumped to the machine, cleansed, then […]


Scripps Internal Medicine Physician Yawen Cheng, MD

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

My name is Yawen Cheng and I’m an internal medicine physician. There are a couple of reasons why I chose to be a doctor. One aspect of it is as a diagnostician, I feel that I’m solving little mini mysteries on a daily basis. And for someone who grew up loving, you know, murder or […]


The Ups and Downs of Evidence Based Medicine
27
February

The Ups and Downs of Evidence Based Medicine

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

In medicine the term evidence-based causes more arguments than you might expect and that’s quite apart from the recent political controversy over why certain words were avoided in CDC budget documents. The arguments don’t divide along predictable partisan lines either. Evidence-based medicine is the topic of this week’s Healthcare Triage. The mission of evidence-based medicine […]


An Interventional Approach to Pancreatic Cancer | Steve’s Story | Weill Cornell Medicine
29
December

An Interventional Approach to Pancreatic Cancer | Steve’s Story | Weill Cornell Medicine

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

PET scans every six months blood tests monthly medications twice a day My cancer diagnosis interrupted the old rhythm of my life but it’s given me a new one my name is Steve price and I’m a pancreatic cancer patient by the time I got to dr. oceans office there was already a lot of […]


Alcohol and Blood Thinning Medications / Jennifer Friend, ANP

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

– We do tell patients about alcohol, with Coumadin specifically. We certainly, with the Mediterranean diet we, included in that is that you can have one glass of red wine. I think the guidelines are that men can have two and women can have one glass of alcohol a night. And then knowing that it’s […]


USAF – Physicians
27
December

USAF – Physicians

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

♪ Practicing medicine in the United States Air Force is very rewarding. You’re taking care of a very special population of people who have served their country or family members of people who have served their country. For me the most interesting part about this job is not necessarily what happens in the clinic, but […]


Filling a medication need
26
December

Filling a medication need

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

So there’s a few medications that aren’t available in veterinary medicine, especially when it comes to our primates. With our orangutans in particular is what triggered this relationship is there is an antibiotic that I wanted to use to treat our orangutan and we just couldn’t find it in our veterinary suppliers. And since it’s […]