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The Curious Clinicians is a medical podcast that asks "why?". Why do diseases present in certain ways? What are the mechanisms of treatments we use? Why does the human body function as it does? Join us to explore these questions and many more.

The Curious Clinicians The Curious Clinicians

    • Health & Fitness
    • 4.3 • 11 Ratings

The Curious Clinicians is a medical podcast that asks "why?". Why do diseases present in certain ways? What are the mechanisms of treatments we use? Why does the human body function as it does? Join us to explore these questions and many more.

    38 - Thanksgiving & The Food Coma

    38 - Thanksgiving & The Food Coma

    In this episode, The Curious Clinicians examine whether tryptophan from turkey actually causes the infamous Thanksgiving food coma.
    Check out the episode's show notes here.
    Click here to obtain AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ (1.00 hours), Non-Physician Attendance (1.00 hours), or ABIM MOC Part 2 (1.00 hours).
    Audio edited by Clair Morgan of nodderly.com.

    • 15 min
    37 - Breaking the Seal

    37 - Breaking the Seal

    On this episode of the podcast, The Curious Clinicians examine why drinking alcohol can lead to significant polyuria, what some refer to as "breaking the seal".
    Check out the episode's show notes here.
    Click here to obtain AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ (1.00 hours), Non-Physician Attendance (1.00 hours), or ABIM MOC Part 2 (1.00 hours).
    Audio edited by Clair Morgan of nodderly.com. 

    • 16 min
    36 - The Mystery of Melanosis Coli

    36 - The Mystery of Melanosis Coli

    The Curious Clinicians explore why chronic laxative use can cause melanosis coli.
    Check out the episode's show notes here.
    Click here to obtain AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ (1.00 hours), Non-Physician Attendance (1.00 hours), or ABIM MOC Part 2 (1.00 hours).
    Audio edited by Clair Morgan of nodderly.com
     

    • 16 min
    35 - The Curious Laterality of Catamenial Pneumothorax

    35 - The Curious Laterality of Catamenial Pneumothorax

    This week, The Curious Clinicians investigate the curious laterality of catamenial pneumothoraces. Why do they almost always arise on the right side of the chest?
    Check out the episode's show notes here.
    Don't forget to claim your CME/MOC credits, courtesy of VCU Health!
    Audio editing by Clair Morgan of Nodderly.com. 

    • 16 min
    Reboot of Ep. 3 - TMP/SMX and Creatinine

    Reboot of Ep. 3 - TMP/SMX and Creatinine

    The Curious Clinicians head all the way back to June, 2020 and reboot episode 3, exploring why trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole can cause an isolated rise in creatinine. 
    Check out the show notes here. 
    Claim your CE/MOC credits here. 

    • 22 min
    34 - Waiting to Exhale CO₂

    34 - Waiting to Exhale CO₂

    The Curious Clinicians examine why advanced systolic heart failure can induce the Cheyne-Stokes respiratory pattern.
    Check out the episode's show notes here.
    Don't forget to claim your CME/MOC credits, courtesy of VCU Health!
    Audio editing by Clair Morgan of Nodderly.com. 

    • 18 min

Customer Reviews

4.3 out of 5
11 Ratings

11 Ratings

pavel roshanov ,

Excellent!

In-depth reviews of interesting mechanisms. Nicely researched. Thank you for your hard work on this podcast!

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