PodMed – Week of December 7, 2015


This week’s topics include PrEP, appropriate Caesarean rates, methylphenidate in ADHD, and management of obstructive sleep apnea.

Program notes:

0:37 Look at prn PrEP
1:40 Followed for nine months
2:34 Can increase compliance with the medication
3:20 Appropriate rate of C-section
4:20 Looked at estimation of annual rates in all WHO member states
5:20 Reasons for C-section vary a lot
6:20 Relationship with asthma
6:40 Managing obstructive sleep apnea
7:40 CPAP and mandibular devices
8:20 ADHD and methylphenidate
9:21 Marginal improvement at best
10:37 End

Related blog:http://podblog.blogs.hopkinsmedicine.org/2015/12/05/where-are-we-on-world-aids-day-2015/