19 episodes

A podcast about how doctors think. Presented by Figure 1, the knowledge-sharing app for healthcare. Learn more at Figure1.com/ddx

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    • 4.8 • 116 Ratings

A podcast about how doctors think. Presented by Figure 1, the knowledge-sharing app for healthcare. Learn more at Figure1.com/ddx

    When an Infection Isn't an Infection

    When an Infection Isn't an Infection

    A routine surgery leads to a puzzling reaction. Is more surgery required, or is it something else?

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    • 13 min
    Psoriasis and Mental Health (Sponsored)

    Psoriasis and Mental Health (Sponsored)

    A common skin condition affects much more than a patient’s skin, and misinformation only exacerbates the stigma.

    This episode is brought to you by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation. 

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    • 12 min
    Pattern Recognition Can Save a Life

    Pattern Recognition Can Save a Life

    A dermatologist is paged to examine a rare condition. But something doesn’t add up.

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    • 11 min
    More Than Skin Deep (Sponsored)

    More Than Skin Deep (Sponsored)

    While skin findings can sometimes help with a diagnosis, they can also distract from other undiagnosed symptoms.

    This episode is brought to you by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation.

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    • 9 min
    Rash Decision

    Rash Decision

    What do you do when faced with a set of symptoms that has two contradictory courses of treatment?

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    • 9 min
    Why Skin Color Matters

    Why Skin Color Matters

    Unconscious bias can run so deep that patients and doctors alike can miss a potentially fatal diagnosis.

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    • 8 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
116 Ratings

116 Ratings

Nik TayTay West ,

Great Stories

As a non-medical person, I enjoy the stories.

!Ani ,

So informative

The cases described in each episode are so interesting and really highlight the importance of considering possibilities beyond the obvious diagnosis.

Satisfied!!! ,

Fascinating

Really interesting and well done (from a non-medical person).

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