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Clinical Correlations


Core IM: Hoofbeats Part 1: 85F with acute AMS

By John Hwang MD, Cindy Fang MD, Neil Shapiro MD, Marty Fried MD || Illustration by Michael Shen MD || Audio Editing by Richard Chen || Submit your diagnosis or differential for this episode’s case at HumanDx.org (free registration required): http://hdx.org/2VP !…

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Core IM Hoofbeats: 57F with confusion

By John Hwang MD, Cindy Fang MD, Michael Phillips MD, Shreya Trivedi MD || Audio Editing by Richard Chen || Graphic by Amy Ou MD

Time Stamps

  1. Case history and exam 00:40
  2. Causal models 11:24
  3. Facets versus diagnoses 13:25
  4. Problem representation 16:37
  5. Part two of the case 17:10
  6. Occam’s razor, Hickam’s dictum, and Crabtree’s bludgeon 23:00
  7. Diagnostic uncertainty 27:10
  8. Learning points 34:24

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Core IM: Mind the Gap on Vancomycin

In this episode, we discuss the misunderstood side of our antibiotic hero, Vancomycin || By Steven R. Liu MD, John Hwang MD and Dr. Janine Knudsen MD || Graphic Design by Ramon Thompson

Time Stamps:

  1.     Where did vancomycin come from, and why is it so controversial?

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Core IM Hoofbeats: 54M with diarrhea

By Cindy Fang MD, John Hwang MD, Verity Shaye MD, Shreya P. Trivedi MD || Audio Editing by Richard Chen || Graphic by Amy Ou MD

Time Stamps

  1. Part one of case (0:56)
  2. Cognitive ease and strain (03:51)
  3. Metacognition and routine diagnostic timeout (08:15)
  4. Think outside the box of organ systems (11:19)
  5. Illness behavior (12:30)
  6. Part two of case (14:06)
  7. Algorithms (17:57)  
  8. Fast thinking & pattern recognition (19:30)
  9. Slow thinking & analytical reasoning (21:31)
  10. Diagnosis (25:15)
  11. Takeaways (26:52)

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