PodMed – Week of June 27, 2016


This week’s topics include sudden cardiac death in youth, novel anticoagulants, dietary habits of Americans, and plant-based therapies for menopausal symptoms.

Program notes:

0:30 Comprehensive look at dietary habits of Americans
1:30 Less processed meat
2:34 Worth undertaking
2:52 Global look at novel anticoagulants
3:53 Meta-analysis with coumidin
4:53 Limited options for reversal
5:32 Plant based therapies for menopausal symptoms
6:34 Over 6000 women
7:35 Sudden cardiac death in youth
8:38 Establish cause in about a quarter
9:35 Belies exercise risk
10:26 End

Related blog:  https://podblog.blogs.hopkinsmedicine.org/2016/06/24/best-blood-thinner/