PodMed – Week of July 18, 2016


Old shoes XXXL

This week’s topics include two on HIV management, obesity and death, and the benefits of special shoes for osteoarthritis.

Program notes:
0:30 Shoes and knee osteoarthritis
1:31 Unloading shoes or not
2:32 Six months of use
3:03 Condom use in couples with HIV in one partner
4:05 Condom not used but HIV treatment in place
5:07 HIV treatment at detection of infection
5:40 Patient navigators in HIV positive people
6:40 Three groups randomized
7:50 Obesity and death
8:50 BMI over 40 triples risk
9:50 Number of reasons for premature death
10:20 End
Related blog:https://podblog.blogs.hopkinsmedicine.org/2016/07/15/do-ugly-shoes-help/