PodMed – Week of September 12, 2016


Close-up of hands of a nurse typing on laptop

This week’s topics include use of cord blood, the burden of electronic medical records, utility of craniotomy in traumatic brain injury, and alternative therapies for managing pain.

Program notes:
0:36 Pain management techniques
1:39 Back pain acupuncture and yoga
2:36 Transition with insurance
3:24 Craniotomy and traumatic brain injury
4:25 TBI often have sequela
5:00 Cord blood and blood cell cancers
6:01 Cord blood patients did better
7:01 The burden of the electronic health record
8:01 Two additional hours on the record
9:01 Several tools such as scribes
10:21 End