Stroke and Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)

Brandon Masi Parker discusses stroke and TIA.  The podcast focuses on management of patients presenting with signs of stroke and TIA as well as epidemiology, pathophysiology and current updates on evidence based approaches to stroke and TIA patients.

Stroke and TIA podcast

Stroke and TIA Powerpoint


Nick Camposeo provides us with a quick overview of the important anemias.  Anemia is a huge topic and very important in clinical practice and at all levels of board studying.  This podcast includes pathophysiology, etiology, clinical presentation and management of microcytic, normocytic and macrocytic anemias.

Anemia Podcast

Cranial’s Effect on Cerebral Tissue Oxygenation; Journal Review

Rob Kawa leads a journal review discussion on the “Effect of Cranial Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine on Cerebral Tissue Oxygenation”

Cranial’s Effect on Cerebral Tissue Oxygenation Journal Review Podcast

Cranial Article Journal Review Powerpoint

Xiangrong Shi, PhD; Seth Rehrer, OMS IV; Parna Prajapati, MBBS, MPH; Scott T. Stoll, DO, PhD; Russell G. Gamber, DO, MPH; and H. Fred Downey, PhD. (2011). Effect of Cranial Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine on Cerebral Tissue Oxygenation. Journal of the American Osteopathic Association 111(12), 660-666.

Peripheral Vascular Disease

Rob Kawa leads a discussion on peripheral vascular disease.  We discuss the pathophysiology of the disease, clinical presentation and treatment of the disease.  There is also a great discussion on the definitions of arteriosclerosis, atherosclerosis and arteriolosclerosis.

Peripheral Vascular Disease Podcast

Peripheral Vascular Disease Powerpoint

Coronary Artery Disease

Randy Davis leads a discussion on Coronary Artery Disease.  All aspects of the disease process are discussed including spectrum of the disease, pathophysiology, clinical presentations and management.

Coronary Artery Disease Podcast

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Brandon Masi Parker discusses Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS).  The CTS discussion includes definition, epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinical presentation, diagnosis and treatment.

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome podcast

Video for Provocative Maneuvers in CTS diagnosis

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Venous Thromboembolism (VTE)

Audio Podcast for Venous Thromboembolism

John Gentile OMS III discusses Venous Thromboembolism.  In this podcast the etiologies, clinical management and risks of Deep Venous Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolisms will be discussed.  Please join in the discussion with any questions or comments.  We hope to act as a source for review and summary on these topics as well as a catalyst for further discussion on these very pervasive and dangerous pathologies.

Vascular Etiologies of Musculoskeletal Pain

Audio Podcast for Vascular Etiologies of MSK Pain

Musculoskeletal pain is a very common complaint.  Vascular etiologies consist of a wide variety of pathologies included in MSK pain ranging from the benign to the life threatening.  Some of the etiologies discussed in this podcast are vasculitides, ischemia/infarction (including carpal tunnel syndrome and thoracic outlet syndrome) and coagulopathies.

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