PodMed – Week of December 28, 2015


This week’s topics include mustachioed men and women in medical leadership, the brain area involved in the Christmas spirit, blood curdling relative to scary movies, and teeth in the US versus the UK.

Program notes:

0:35 Four studies in BMJ
1:34 Clinical departments in 50 medical schools
2:35 Recruit more women
3:01 Localization of Christmas spirit in the brain
4:02 Areas with somatic senses and spirituality
5:01 Physiology of blood curdling
6:01 Increased factor VIII
7:01 UK teeth versus US teeth
8:04 Impact of oral health higher in UK
9:21 End