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Hospital & Internal Medicine lectures are intended for the medical professional who enjoys learning for the sake of it.
Dr. Porat is a practicing Hospitalist and Board Certified in Internal Medicine.

Hospital and Internal Medicine Podcast Gil Porat, M.D., FACP, CPT

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Hospital & Internal Medicine lectures are intended for the medical professional who enjoys learning for the sake of it.
Dr. Porat is a practicing Hospitalist and Board Certified in Internal Medicine.

    Recent Interesting Internal Medicine Studies and Facts - December 2019

    Recent Interesting Internal Medicine Studies and Facts - December 2019

    Correcting Hypernatremia in adults (finally, a real study!). An option for that scary patient with hemoptysis. How many nephrons you have (and your patient has) - it matters. 

    • 18 min
    Anemia of Inflammation - finally understand this common anemia that accomplished doctors often can't explain

    Anemia of Inflammation - finally understand this common anemia that accomplished doctors often can't explain

    Anemia of Inflammation is also often referred to as Anemia of Chronic Disease. It is one of the most common anemias, yet often challenging to comprehend. This is an attempt is to try and simplify it.

    • 9 min
    Anemia of Inflammation - part 2

    Anemia of Inflammation - part 2

    If you know why red blood cells survive less (and are made less) during inflammatory conditions, and already know why ferritin increases in inflammation, and don't want to hear a lousy Iron Man plot idea - then you are good to go on skipping this episode.

    • 7 min
    Anemia of Inflammation - part 3

    Anemia of Inflammation - part 3

    • 8 min
    Creatine - part 1

    Creatine - part 1

    It occurs naturally in the body (because we synthesize it), it is in meat, and it is frequently used as a supplement. Since it is in you, why not understand what is and what it does? Advice is provided on which supplement labels to particularly avoid. A brief reflection upon creatine within our brains (and the potential memory impact seen in one study) is utilized to make the point that when it comes to a performance enhancer, like creatine, it's not solely about the ramifications on muscle strength and endurance.

    • 12 min
    Creatine - part 2

    Creatine - part 2

    The replenishing of muscle ATP is one (of the several) mechanisms that creatine helps with when it comes to heavy anaerobic exercise. Other topics discussed are things to know about lab testing the kidneys while taking creatine. Thoughts on why some don't respond to creatine supplementation.

    • 9 min

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