375 episodes

A weekly Podcast series covering newsworthy topics in primary care medicine.

Frankly Speaking About Family Medicine Pri-Med

    • Science
    • 4.6 • 213 Ratings

A weekly Podcast series covering newsworthy topics in primary care medicine.

    Data-Driven Perspectives on Prescriptive Authority and the Quality Quandary - Frankly Speaking Ep 368

    Data-Driven Perspectives on Prescriptive Authority and the Quality Quandary - Frankly Speaking Ep 368

    Credits: 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ CME/CE Information and Claim Credit: https://www.pri-med.com/online-education/podcast/frankly-speaking-cme-368
    Overview: In this insightful episode, we explore compelling data comparing inappropriate prescribing practices among physicians and nonphysician prescribers. This discussion covers the nuances and restrictive scope of prescribing authority and aims to take an evidence-based approach to encouraging collaboration between clinicians and expanding patients’ access to care.
    Episode resource links:
    Huynh, J., Alim, S. A., Chan, D. C., & Studdert, D. M. (2023). Inappropriate Prescribing to Older Patients by Nurse Practitioners and Primary Care Physicians. Annals of internal medicine, 176(11), 1448–1455. https://doi.org/10.7326/M23-0827
    American Association of Nurse Practitioners https://www.aanp.org/
    American Academy of Physician Associates https://www.aapa.org/
    Jiao, S., Murimi, I. B., Stafford, R. S., Mojtabai, R., & Alexander, G. C. (2018). Quality of Prescribing by Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants in the United States. Pharmacotherapy, 38(4), 417–427. https://doi.org/10.1002/phar.2095
    2023 Beers Criteria American Geriatrics Society: Free to read https://agsjournals.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/epdf/10.1111/jgs.18372
    Guest: Jill M. Terrien PhD, ANP-BC  Music Credit: Richard Onorato

    • 8 min
    The Portfolio Diet—Another Approach to Eating Healthy? - Frankly Speaking Ep 367

    The Portfolio Diet—Another Approach to Eating Healthy? - Frankly Speaking Ep 367

    Credits: 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ CME/CE Information and Claim Credit: https://www.pri-med.com/online-education/podcast/frankly-speaking-cme-367
    Overview: Join us for a look at the Portfolio Diet, a plant-based approach with potential to improve cardiovascular outcomes. We’ll take you through the details of this regimen and what the evidence says about its effect on the risks of cardiovascular diseases. Stay informed on the latest research and feel prepared to answer your patients’ questions about the Portfolio Diet.
    Episode resource links:
    Circulation. 2023;148:00–00. DOI: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.123.065551
    Guest: Robert A. Baldor, MD, FAAFP Music Credit: Richard Onorato

    • 12 min
    Synching Up: Time-Restricted Eating for T2DM Management - Frankly Speaking Ep 366

    Synching Up: Time-Restricted Eating for T2DM Management - Frankly Speaking Ep 366

    Credits: 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ CME/CE Information and Claim Credit: https://www.pri-med.com/online-education/podcast/frankly-speaking-cme-366
    Overview: Join us as we explore the nuances of healthy eating patterns, distinguishing between time-restricted and calorie-restricted approaches. We also review a randomized controlled trial that found time-restricted eating for people with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) can benefit HbA1c levels and weight reduction. Gain insights to elevate patient care in understanding and implementing these impactful dietary strategies.
    Episode resource links:
    Pavlou V, Cienfuegos S, Lin S, et al. Effect of Time-Restricted Eating on Weight Loss in Adults With Type 2 Diabetes: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Netw Open. 2023;6(10):e2339337. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2023.39337
    Jefcoate PW, Robertson MD, Ogden J, Johnston JD. Exploring Rates of Adherence and Barriers to Time-Restricted Eating. Nutrients. 2023 May 16;15(10):2336. doi: 10.3390/nu15102336. PMID: 37242218; PMCID: PMC10223820.
    Guest: Jillian Joseph, MPAS, PA-C Music Credit: Richard Onorato

    • 11 min
    Your Gut Doesn’t Have to Be Irritated: Treatment Options for IBS - Frankly Speaking Ep 365

    Your Gut Doesn’t Have to Be Irritated: Treatment Options for IBS - Frankly Speaking Ep 365

    Credits: 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ CME/CE Information and Claim Credit: https://www.pri-med.com/online-education/podcast/frankly-speaking-cme-365
    Overview: The chronic nature of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) necessitates persistence when trialing treatment options. After reviewing key identifiers of IBS, we discuss a second-line treatment’s efficacy in reducing symptoms and improving quality of life for patients with continued IBS symptoms. Tune in for valuable insights to make informed recommendations for your patients.
    Episode resource links:
    Amitriptyline at Low-Dose and Titrated for Irritable Bowel Syndrome as Second-Line Treatment in primary care (ATLANTIS): a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled, phase 3 trial - PubMed (nih.gov)
    https://www.aafp.org/pubs/afp/issues/2005/1215/p2501.html
    Guest: Mariyan L. Montaque, DNP, FNP-BC Music Credit: Richard Onorato

    • 9 min
    Can Saline Rinsing and Gargling Clear the Path to COVID-19 Relief? - Frankly Speaking Ep 364

    Can Saline Rinsing and Gargling Clear the Path to COVID-19 Relief? - Frankly Speaking Ep 364

    Credits: 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ CME/CE Information and Claim Credit: https://www.pri-med.com/online-education/podcast/frankly-speaking-cme-364
    Overview: In this episode, we explore a nonpharmacologic approach to easing symptoms of COVID-19 in patients who are at lower risk of progression. Supported by a small study, a nasal saline rinse and gargle regimen was associated with more rapid symptom resolution and lower hospitalization rates. Learn how a simple salt solution can be an effective step in preventing adverse outcomes of COVID-19 for patients who are at low risk.
    Episode resource links:
    Am Col Allergy Asthma and Immunology: https://acaai.org/news/new-study-gargling-with-salt-water-may-help-prevent-covid-hospitalization/
    Guest: Jillian Joseph, MPAS, PA-C Music Credit: Richard Onorato

    • 8 min
    Vitamins and Supplements for T2DM: What’s the Best Approach? - Frankly Speaking Ep 363

    Vitamins and Supplements for T2DM: What’s the Best Approach? - Frankly Speaking Ep 363

    Credits: 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ CME/CE Information and Claim Credit: https://www.pri-med.com/online-education/podcast/frankly-speaking-cme-363
    Overview: Patients often reach for vitamins and supplements in type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) management, but what does the research show? In this episode, you’ll hear expert faculty discuss the efficacy of vitamins and supplements, debunk common myths, and explore the power of dietary changes and exercise. Deepen your knowledge to guide your patients toward taking evidence-based steps in their T2DM management.
    Episode resource links:
    CinnamonJ Pharmacy Practice. 2017;30(6):631-638.J Med Food . 2011 Sep;14(9):884-9. doi: 10.1089/jmf.2010.0180J Endocr Soc. 2020 Nov 1; 4(11): bvaa094
    ChromiumBiol Trace Elem Res. 2022 Feb;200(2):516-525. 
    Vitamin CDiabetes Metab Syndr. 2023 Jul 7;17(8):102824.
    Vitamin DAnn Intern Med. 2023 Mar;176(3):355-363. doi: 10.7326/M22-301
    Soluble Fiber:   Diabetes Care. 2019 Jan 7. pii: dc181126. doi: 10.2337/dc18-1126
    Guest: Jillian Joseph, MPAS, PA-C Music Credit: Richard Onorato

    • 13 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
213 Ratings

213 Ratings

one owl ,

CME

Extremely pertinent for this FP, nearly retired. Can listen while on my walk, re-listen if needed, almost always a useful pearl, likeable thoughtful self-aware hosts

Sandhya21 ,

Helpful but would like to hear from physician experts

Generally find these podcasts helpful and appreciate them. Rather than seeing NP and PAs presenting medicine topics, would love to see physicians specialists discuss subject matter in detail.

ADK 80 ,

Great content

The duration allows me to listen to 1-2 podcasts during my daily commute- with excellent content that I can apply to my daily practice .

Top Podcasts In Science

Hidden Brain, Shankar Vedantam
Mike Carruthers | OmniCast Media | Cumulus Podcast Network
WNYC Studios
Alie Ward
Neil deGrasse Tyson
Sam Harris

You Might Also Like

American Academy of Family Physicians
Mayo Clinic
The Curbsiders Internal Medicine Podcast
Medgeeks
JAMA Network
American College of Physicians