PodMed – Week of October 31, 2016


This week’s topics include state reckoning of smoking and cancer, promoting breastfeeding, testing for familial hypercholesterolemia, and supplemental oxygen in moderate COPD.

Program notes:

0:40 State of the Union with regard to smoking
1:40 40% in Arkansas
2:40 Ban smoking in public places
3:20 Breastfeeding promotion
4:23 System level didn’t help
5:01 Familial hypercholesterolemia
6:01 Found 0.3% of kids
7:01 Statins first
7:23 Moderate COPD and oxygen
8:23 Supplemental oxygen did not help
9:51 End

Related blog:https://podblog.blogs.hopkinsmedicine.org/2016/10/28/promoting-breastfeeding/