12 episodes

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

DDx Figure 1

    • Medicine

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

    Sudoku seizures

    Sudoku seizures

    As DDx gets ready to launch season two, we're re-releasing our first season.
    A young man’s near-death experience results in a very puzzling diagnosis on the season finale of DDx.
    For related photos, medical cases and links to pertinent research, visit Figure1.com/ddx.

    • 10 min
    The Source of the Bleed

    The Source of the Bleed

    As DDx gets ready to launch season two, we're re-releasing our first season.
    A patient with an acute subdural hematoma presents with no sign of head trauma. The search for an answer almost overlooks an obvious question.
    For related photos, medical cases and links to pertinent research, visit Figure1.com/ddx.

    • 12 min
    The near-miss

    The near-miss

    As DDx gets ready to launch season two, we're re-releasing our first season.
    A patient says she feels fine. A quick-thinking doctor arrives at a dire and uncommon diagnosis. Then it happens again. And again.
    For related photos, medical cases and links to pertinent research, visit Figure1.com/ddx.

    • 13 min
    Extreme reactions to marijuana

    Extreme reactions to marijuana

    As DDx gets ready to launch season two, we're re-releasing our first season.
    Chronic vomiting, a flushed complexion, and acute agitation: can cannabis be the cause? A growing consensus among doctors suggests cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome is real and on the rise.
    For related photos, medical cases and links to pertinent research, visit Figure1.com/ddx.

    • 13 min
    Young, fit and female? Higher chance of misdiagnosis

    Young, fit and female? Higher chance of misdiagnosis

    As DDx gets ready to launch season two, we're re-releasing our first season.
    A young woman is almost misdiagnosed — perhaps fatally — when she presents at an E.R. with nausea, vomiting, and myalgia.
    For related photos, medical cases and links to pertinent research, visit Figure1.com/ddx.

    • 11 min
    Anchoring bias and the frequent flyer

    Anchoring bias and the frequent flyer

    As DDx gets ready to launch season two, we're re-releasing our first season.
    A 19-year-old with sickle cell disease is well-known to ER doctors as a "frequent flyer". Every time they see her it's due to chronic pain related to her disease. Except for the one time it isn't. 
    For related photos, medical cases and links to research on cognitive bias, visit Figure1.com/DDx.

    • 12 min

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Would be good to have non-brand names of medications so that Brits know which one it is

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