PodMed – Week of February 13, 2017


Cancelled Stamp From The United States Featuring An Appeal For Early Testing For Sickle Cell.

This week’s topics include sickle cell trait and HbA1c, carcinogen levels and e-cigarettes, mutations and myelodysplastic syndrome, and kids ingesting pet medicines.

Program notes:

0:33 Kids eating medicines intended for pets
1:34 Retrospective poison center data
2;28 Must have appropriate medication dispensing
2:40 Sickle cell trait and hemoglobin A1c
3:41 In diabetes the higher your HbA1c
4:39 Sickle cell trait affects the level
5:39 In general their level is higher
6:33 e-cigarettes and toxins
7:33 Those with dual usage also had carcinogens
8:16 Myelodysplastic syndrome and mutations
9:16 Specific mutations and clinical features predictive
10:12 Can help more effective therapy
10:36 End

Related blog: https://podblog.blogs.hopkinsmedicine.org/2017/02/10/sickle-cell-trait-and-diabetes/