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

Frankly Speaking About Family Medicine Pri-Med

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

    Be a Flamingo: 1-Legged Stance Test Predicts Risks - Frankly Speaking Ep 369

    Be a Flamingo: 1-Legged Stance Test Predicts Risks - Frankly Speaking Ep 369

    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-369
    Overview: Uncover a simple, 10-second intervention—the 1-legged stance test—for predicting the risk of falling in adults. Join us as we discuss how this swift assessment can help identify patients who are prone to falls, fractures, and increased mortality. This episode brings you a practical tool to enhance patient assessments and tailor interventions, contributing to a more proactive and personalized approach to care.
    Episode resource links:
    JAMA. 2023;329(18):1605-1607. doi:10.1001/jama.2023.3054
    Br J Sports Med. 2022;56:975–980.
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2021 Aug;30(8):1049-1056. doi: 10.1002/pds.5201
    PLoS Med 18(11): e1003821. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.1003821
    Guest: Jillian Joseph, MPAS, PA-C Music Credit: Richard Onorato

    • 9 min
    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

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 .

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