PodMed – Week of May 22, 2017
This week’s topics include physician age and outcomes, abortion via telemedicine, age to begin screening for cardiovascular disease, and vaccination of travelers.
0:31 Physician age and patient outcomes
1:30 Lower for physicians under 40
2:30 More up to date on newer treatments?
3:30 Older physicians should embrace
3:42 Abortion via telemedicine
4:44 Uses a website
5:44 Large majority medical rather than surgical
6:24 Vaccination among travelers
7:24 Can’t prove you’ve had measles vaccine
8:20 Risk of cardiovascular disease among young
9:20 Don’t have high blood pressure and don’t smoke
Related blog: https://podblog.blogs.hopkinsmedicine.org/2017/05/21/physician-age-and-death-in-the-hospital/