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September 3, 2019
On this episode, we are joined by two MUSC 4th year pharmacy students, Ian and Allison. We discuss the CREDENCE trial (NEJM 2019) that showed the benefit of canagliflozin for renal protection in patients with diabetes. We also review the pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment of urinary tract infections.  If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx This podcast reviews current evidence-based medicine and pharmacy treatment options. This podcast is intended to be used for educational purposes only and is intended for healthcare professionals and students. This podcast is not for patients and not intended as advice or treatment.
August 21, 2019
On this episode, we are joined by Zach Posey. Zach is a 4th year pharmacy student at the Medical University of South Carolina. He recently received honors for his Grand Rounds presentation on this subject. We cover some background on statins, and review the potential biochemical processes involved with statin induced glucose dysregulation. We also cover a few trials that look at the risk of diabetes compared to the cardiovascular protection seen with statins.  If you want to support the podcast, check out our merchandise store: https://corconsult-rx.myshopify.com Look at our lectures available on Patreon  https://www.patreon.com/corconsultrx If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx This podcast reviews current evidence-based medicine and pharmacy treatment options. This podcast is intended to be used for educational purposes only and is intended for healthcare professionals and students. This podcast is not for patients and not intended as advice or treatment.
July 31, 2019
On this episode, we review various disease states by going through a patient case. We talk about diabetes management, HFrEF, hypertension, dyslipidemia, ASCVD, osteoarthritis, neuropathy, depression, etc. The patient case will be available on our website under the "Show Notes" heading. Let us know if you would handle any of the disease states differently. Check out our podcast merchandise at https://corconsult-rx.myshopify.com If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx This podcast reviews current evidence-based medicine and pharmacy treatment options. This podcast is intended to be used for educational purposes only and is intended for healthcare professionals and students. This podcast is not for patients and not intended as advice or treatment.
July 24, 2019
On this episode, we answer some common questions from the world of community pharmacy. One of our listeners compiled these questions and e-mailed them to us. Some examples include the difference between diltiazem formulations, doxycycline monohydrate vs hyclate, and methylphenidate LA vs CD. If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following:Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx This podcast reviews current evidence-based medicine and pharmacy treatment options. This podcast is intended to be used for educational purposes only and is intended for healthcare professionals and students. This podcast is not for patients and not intended as advice or treatment.
July 22, 2019
On this episode, we review the pathophysiology and pharmacotherapy involved with the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension. If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx This podcast reviews current evidence-based medicine and pharmacy treatment options. This podcast is intended to be used for educational purposes only and is intended for healthcare professionals and students. This podcast is not for patients and not intended as advice or treatment.
July 4, 2019
On this episode, we discuss the updated 2019 GINA (Asthma) guidelines. We review basic pathophysiology and diagnostics. We then examine the updated treatment options including the use of PRN inhaled ICS + formoterol in place of an albuterol inhaler. Below is a link to the GINA pocket guidelines: https://ginasthma.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/GINA-2019-main-Pocket-Guide-wms.pdf If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx This podcast reviews current evidence-based medicine and pharmacy treatment options. This podcast is intended to be used for educational purposes only and is intended for healthcare professionals and students. This podcast is not for patients and not intended as advice or treatment.
June 26, 2019
Last November we discussed the updated lipid guidelines. We wanted to revisit the treatment options for dyslipidemia and discuss some of the updated data that has been recently released. We review pathophysiology, as well as statin and non-statin therapy options. We walk through the algorithms for secondary prevention for patients with ASCVD, treatment for hypercholesterolemia, primary prevention, and statin use in patients with diabetes. We also review the recently published REDUCE IT trial from the New England Journal of Medicine.  Below is the link for the ASCVD Risk Plus calculator: http://tools.acc.org/ASCVD-Risk-Estimator-Plus/#!/calculate/estimate/ Below is the link to the summary written by Wiki Journal Club for the REDUCE IT trial: https://www.wikijournalclub.org/wiki/REDUCE-IT If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx This podcast reviews current evidence-based medicine and pharmacy treatment options. This podcast is intended to be used for educational purposes only and is intended for healthcare professionals and students. This podcast is not for patients and not intended as advice or treatment.
June 13, 2019
On this episode, we give a basic overview of drug absorption, distribution, metabolism, and excretion. We discuss the CYP450 enzyme system, various phase II enzymes, P-glycoprotein, drug interactions, and other important concepts. If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx This podcast reviews current evidence-based medicine and pharmacy treatment options. This podcast is intended to be used for educational purposes only and is intended for healthcare professionals and students. This podcast is not for patients and not intended as advice or treatment.
May 30, 2019
On this episode we give a brief overview of the management of both hepatitis A and B. We also review ACIP immunization recommendations for both diseases. This review only covers the surface of these disease and we greatly encourage you to read further on your own. Below is the link to the Infectious Disease Society of America guidelines: https://www.idsociety.org/globalassets/idsa/practice-guidelines/chronic_hep_b_update_2009-8_24_2009.pdf If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx This podcast reviews current evidence-based medicine and pharmacy treatment options. This podcast is intended to be used for educational purposes only and is intended for healthcare professionals and students. This podcast is not for patients and not intended as advice or treatment.  
May 25, 2019
This episode was originally supposed to be a simple topic discussion between my student and me. We ended up recording it as a podcast episode that will hopefully serve as a quick review of material that has been covered in other episodes. The patient case that we discussed during the episode: 63 y/o female with diabetes, HFrEF, hypertension. Medications: A1c = 8.9% HFrEF – EF = 30% BP = 154/84 mmHg Glargine-Lantus insulin 36 U QAM Pioglitazone 45 mg Lisinopril 10 mg HCTZ 25 mg QAM Metoprolol tartrate 50 mg BID Carvedilol 25mg BID Doxazosin 4 mg daily  èSTOP  Simvastatin 20 mg She presents for pharmacotherapy management   If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx This podcast reviews current evidence-based medicine and pharmacy treatment options. This podcast is intended to be used for educational purposes only and is intended for healthcare professionals and students. This podcast is not for patients and not intended as advice or treatment.  
May 18, 2019
On this episode, we give an overview of allergic rhinitis. We discuss some background information, pathophysiology, and non-pharmacological treatment options. Then we review all the different pharmacotherapy options currently available.  If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx This podcast reviews current evidence-based medicine and pharmacy treatment options. This podcast is intended to be used for educational purposes only and is intended for healthcare professionals and students. This podcast is not for patients and not intended as advice or treatment.
May 9, 2019
On this episode, we are joined by MUSC College of Pharmacy P4 Ryan Rosenblatt. We discuss some pathophysiology and microbiology involved with urinary tract infections. We then review some of the pharmacotherapy options available for treatment.  If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx This podcast reviews current evidence-based medicine and pharmacy treatment options. This podcast is intended to be used for educational purposes only and is intended for healthcare professionals and students. This podcast is not for patients and not intended as advice or treatment.
April 25, 2019
On this episode, we review ulcerative colitis. We compare and contrast the differences between ulcerative colitis and crohn's disease. We walk through most of the treatment options available as well as the updated 2019 guidelines.  The 2019 UC guidelines from the American College of Gastroenterology can be found at the following link: http://gi.org/clinical-guidelines/clinical-guidelines-sortable-list/?sort=datedesc If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx This podcast reviews current evidence-based medicine and pharmacy treatment options. This podcast is intended to be used for educational purposes only and is intended for healthcare professionals and students. This podcast is not for patients and not intended as advice or treatment.
April 17, 2019
On this episode, we provide a very brief overview of hyperthyroidism. We discuss some of the causes as well as thyrotoxicosis and thyroid storm.  We kept this discussion simple and didn't go into much detail. We will provide a more extensive review in later episodes.   If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx This podcast reviews current evidence-based medicine and pharmacy treatment options. This podcast is intended to be used for educational purposes only and is intended for healthcare professionals and students. This podcast is not for patients and not intended as advice or treatment.
April 12, 2019
On this episode, we are joined by Brian Gilbert, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP, David Moran, PharmD, and Jacob Reeder, PharmD, BCCCP to discuss andexanet alfa (Andexxa). We contrast the DOAC benefits that are popular among the ambulatory care community with the DOAC risks that the critical care teams often deal with. Dr. Gilbert leads the review of some concerns that many clinicians have with Andexxa. We recently had a paper publish in the American Journal of Emergency Medicine (Dr. Gilbert was the lead author). The name of the article and link can be found below: Throwing it in reverse: An update on reversal of oral factor Xa inhibitors https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajem.2019.04.007   If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx This podcast reviews current evidence-based medicine and pharmacy treatment options. This podcast is intended to be used for educational purposes only and is intended for healthcare professionals and students. This podcast is not for patients and not intended as advice or treatment.  
April 3, 2019
On this episode, we give an overview of glaucoma. We review some background information including the different classifications of glaucoma and pathophysiology. We then discuss the various classes of medications that are used to reduce and maintain intraocular pressure. If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx This podcast reviews current evidence-based medicine and pharmacy treatment options. This podcast is intended to be used for educational purposes only and is intended for healthcare professionals and students. This podcast is not for patients and not intended as advice or treatment.  
March 23, 2019
On this episode we review various tips and trips for successfully completing medication therapy management (MTM) encounters. We discuss the best ways for conducting complete medication reviews (CMRs).  We answer questions from pharmacists on Facebook as well as review various disease states.  If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx This podcast reviews current evidence-based medicine and pharmacy treatment options. This podcast is intended to be used for educational purposes only and is intended for healthcare professionals and students. This podcast is not for patients and not intended as advice or treatment.
March 14, 2019
On this episode, we review the pathophysiology and pharmacotherapy of atopic dermatitis. We discuss different moisturizers and cleansers that patients can use to keep their skin healthy. We describe common topical corticosteroids used in atopic dermatitis as well as their potencies. We also go over some of the newer medications like crisaborole (Eucrisa) and dupilumab (Dupixent). We also list several new studies that have recently been published that examined treatment options such as melatonin, probiotics, and montelukast (Singulair). He are some of the new studies that we referenced: Patel KR, Immaneni S, Singam V, Rastogi S, Silverberg JI. Association between atopic dermatitis, depression, and suicidal ideation: A systematic review and meta-analysis.  J Am Acad Dermatol. 2019;80(2):402.  Taghavi Ardakani, et al.The effects of melatonin administration on disease severity and sleep quality in children with atopic dermatitis: A randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled trial. Pediatric Allergy Immunol. 2018;29(8):834. Makrgeorgou A, et al. Probiotics for treating eczema. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2018;11:CD006135. Ferguson L, et al. Leukotriene receptor antagonists for eczema. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2018;10:CD011224. If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx This podcast reviews current evidence-based medicine and pharmacy treatment options. This podcast is intended to be used for educational purposes only and is intended for healthcare professionals and students. This podcast is not for patients and not intended as advice or treatment.      
March 6, 2019
On this episode, we are joined by Jon Roth, MS, CAE. Mr. Roth is the current CEO of the California Pharmacists Association. CPhA is the largest statewide professional society of pharmacists in the country. Mr Roth has been involved in the health care sector for the last 25 years. He was also fundamental in getting the Senate Bill 493 passed which gave pharmacists in CA provider status.  Mr Roth also discussed CPhA's upcoming event Western Pharmacy Exchange (April 12-14, 2019). He was gracious enough to offer any CorConsult Rx listener a discounted rate to attend the conference. Contact CPhA's Vice President of Member Development, Sheila Johnston at (916)779-45-07. Let Miss Sheila know you are a CorConsult Rx listener and you'll save $150 on your admission cost! Make sure to follow @capharm on Instagram and Twitter. If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx This podcast reviews current evidence-based medicine and pharmacy treatment options. This podcast is intended to be used for educational purposes only and is intended for healthcare professionals and students. This podcast is not for patients and not intended as advice or treatment.    
March 2, 2019
On this episode, we discuss the recent Arizona House Bill 2548 that will allow pharmacists more prescribing authority. We also review RIPE therapy (rifampin, isoniazid, pyrazinamide, and ethambutol) as well as some other treatment options available for latent and active tuberculosis.  Go check out Rx Coffee for all your caffeine needs! https://drinkrxcoffee.com
February 20, 2019
On this episode, we are joined by Dr. Brandon Dyson, PharmD, BCPS. Brandon is an oncology specialist at an infusion clinic and the co-founder of tl;dr pharmacy. He joins us to share some tips and oncology clinical pearls for non-oncology professionals. E-mail Brandon at brandon@tldrpharmacy.com Read his oncology article at the link below: https://www.tldrpharmacy.com/content/the-ultimate-guide-to-oncology-pharmacy-for-the-non-oncologist or visit https://www.tldrpharmacy.com for a full list of articles. If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx This podcast reviews current evidence-based medicine and pharmacy treatment options. This podcast is intended to be used for educational purposes only and is intended for healthcare professionals and students. This podcast is not for patients and not intended as advice or treatment.
February 11, 2019
On this episode we review the 2019 AHA/ACC/HRS Afib guidelines. This is also our first episode that is available for viewing in virtual reality. Use your preferred VR platform and search for us on the YouTube VR app.  If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com
February 7, 2019
On this episode, we are joined by Cole's better half. His wife Anna is a physician assistant and is completing a neurology fellowship. She walks us through the diagnosis, differentiation, a pathophysiology of migraines. We then discuss some of the pharmacotherapy options available for patients.
January 27, 2019
On this episode, Dr. Richard Waithe from Rx Radio.FM stops by for an interview. Dr. Waithe is now the president of Vuca Health. He explains how his company is using QR codes to make medication information easily accessible to patients. We then review a patient case that involves diabetes, neuropathy, insomnia, depression, and dyslipidemia.
January 23, 2019
On this episode, we are joined by Holly Berry, PharmD, BCPS. She discusses her career as a clinical pharmacist. She has worked in oncology, lung transplant, and other specialty areas over the last 4 years. She provides some advice to others that are looking to expand their scope of practice or transition into another role.
January 17, 2019
This is the 50th episode milestone, and we are joined by HIV/Hep C expert Dr. Eric Meissner, MD, PhD. Dr. Meissner is an infectious disease physician at the Medical University of South Carolina. He also runs a research lab at the university as well. He discusses his extensive training as well as some of the projects he's worked on over the years. He also reviews some of the latest research in HIV and Hep C. We close by answering questions from Instagram followers.
January 7, 2019
On this episode, we are joined by Dr. Neha Patel. Dr. Patel is a clinical pharmacy specialist that works with in kidney and liver transplant. She discusses her time in pharmacy school and residency. She provides residency interview advice for students considering a specialty. She also gives some insight into her daily life on a transplant floor.  If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx This podcast reviews current evidence-based medicine and pharmacy treatment options. This podcast is intended to be used for educational purposes only and is intended for healthcare professionals and students. This podcast is not for patients and not intended as advice or treatment.
January 3, 2019
On this episode, we give a brief overview of Parkinson's disease. We cover some background information and review the drugs that are most commonly used for the disease.
December 19, 2018
On this episode, we look at a patient case that involves type 2 diabetes, hypertension, and dyslipidemia. We start with the medications that the patient is currently taking and show what evidence-based changes we would make. These changes couldn't happen in one visit, but we give an overview of what medications the patient should eventually end up on. The show notes are available at www.corconsultrx.com
December 10, 2018
On this episode, we review hepatitis C. We give some background information and statistics. We discuss pre-treatment workup as well as some comorbidities to consider before starting treatment. We then give a brief overview of treatment for HCV genotype 1a. We list some resources to use to review the other genotypes as well as more information on the overall disease.  I will list show notes on my Medium page (@corconsultrx) as well as put the PDF file on my website under "Show Notes". If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx This podcast reviews current evidence-based medicine and pharmacy treatment options. This podcast is intended to be used for educational purposes only and is intended for healthcare professionals and students. This podcast is not for patients and not intended as advice or treatment.
November 28, 2018
On this episode, we discuss the new 2018 lipid guidelines from the American College of Cardiology. If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx This podcast reviews current evidence-based medicine and pharmacy treatment options. This podcast is intended to be used for educational purposes only and is intended for healthcare professionals and students. This podcast is not for patients and not intended as advice or treatment.
November 20, 2018
On this episode, we are joined once again by Tom Klvana, PA-C. We discuss the updated 2018 guidelines for the treatment of C. diff that were published by the Infectious Disease Society of America.  If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx This podcast reviews current evidence-based medicine and pharmacy treatment options. This podcast is intended to be used for educational purposes only and is intended for healthcare professionals and students. This podcast is not for patients and not intended as advice or treatment.
November 13, 2018
On this episode, we review irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). We discuss the background information and some lifestyle modifications. We then summarize some of the treatment options and pharmacology.
November 7, 2018
On this episode, we are joined any Tom Klvana, PA-C. We discuss Tom's transition from a competitive body builder to becoming a physician assistant at a major hospital. We go over tactics that students in all fields will hopefully find helpful as well as recommendations for growing as a professional. If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx This podcast r
November 3, 2018
On this episode, we review the epidemiology and pathophysiology of chronic kidney disease. We also discuss the management of related comorbidities. Source for iron dosing that we discussed: Stoffel NU et al. Iron absorption from oral iron supplements given on consecutive versus alternate days and as single morning doses versus twice-daily split dosing in iron-depleted women: Two open-label, randomised controlled trials. Lancet Haematol 2017 Oct 9 If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the
October 25, 2018
On this episode, we are joined by Dr. Philip Hall, the current Dean of the Medical University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy. Dr. Hall discusses the impact that precision medicine has made on oncology. He also discusses his background and how he ended up in a leadership role at an academic medical center. If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx T
October 19, 2018
On this episode we discuss a few types of anemia. We review the causes and treatment of iron-deficiency anemia. We then look at macrocytic anemia. We discuss B12 and folate deficiencies and how each is treated. If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx This podcast reviews current evidence-based medicine and pharmacy treatment options. This podcast is int
October 13, 2018
On this episode, we are joined by Dr. Brian Gilbert and Dr. Tessa Reynolds to discuss life as a critical care pharmacy resident. They also share strategies for network as well as the "do's" and "don'ts" of Midyear. Dr. Gilbert even gives us a quick preview into a few papers that he is having published. Check them out on Instagram at: @bwg08 (Brian) @tesssssrenee If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagra
October 10, 2018
On this episode, we cover oral contraceptives. We review the mechanism of action and compare various formulations with the physiology of the menstrual cycle. We discuss various adverse effects that may be encountered and how to combat those effects. We also review the proper way of dealing with a missed-dose of an OC. Link to the article reviewing the mechanism of clot formation due to oral contraceptive : https://www.ebmconsult.com/articles/oral-contraceptive-clotting-factors-thrombosis-dvt-pe If you hav
October 5, 2018
On this episode, we discuss some recent job site changes and the Palmetto Pharmacy Network's diabetes education program. We then discuss the pathophysiology, diagnostic criteria, and treatment options for an H. pylori infection. If you have any questions, reach out to us on any of the following: Mike - mcorvino@corconsultrx.com Cole - cswanson@corconsultrx.com Instagram and other social media platforms - @corconsultrx This podcast is intended to be used for educational purposes only and is intended for
September 20, 2018
On this episode, we finally have Cole Swanson back with us to take on the difficult topic of multiple sclerosis. We do a brief review of the different types of MS as well as some pathophysiology background. We then walk through the various treatment options available. We discuss the drugs, their potential place in therapy, warnings/contraindications, adverse effects, and monitoring parameters. This podcast is meant for educational purposes only and should not be considered medical advice. Consult with you
August 30, 2018
On this episode, we discuss the treatment of dry eyes. There are so many OTC products available and we use a literature review to help develop a treatment plan. Artificial tears potpourri: a literature review Clinical Ophthalmology 2014:8 1419-1433
August 21, 2018
On this episode, Blake Roche steps in to cohost while Cole is out. We are joined by Dr. Allinder and his wife Marissa (PharmD candidate). We discuss residency, interprofessionalism, life in the emergency department, and more. We finish the podcast with a quick opioid review
August 18, 2018
On this episode we are joined by P4 PharmD student Blake Roche and Dr. Michael Unks. We give a very brief overview of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).
August 13, 2018
On this episode we discuss some of the common vaccines that are recommended for adult patients. We review vaccines for pneumonia, hep B, shingles, and others. We also talk about the data available for the 65 years and older influenza vaccines. We determine the difference between a conjugate vaccine and a polysaccharide vaccine. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, and all the other major social media platforms under the handle: @corconsultrx
August 9, 2018
On this episode, we discuss Crohn's disease. We compare and contrast the presentation of Crohn's with ulcerative colitis. We then walk through some basic pharmacology of mesalamine, budesonide, azathioprine, methotrexate, some of the biologics. This is a quick review and we would encourage you to read the updated Crohn's disease guidelines from the American College of Gastroenterology.
July 25, 2018
On this episode, we review the pathophysiology, signs/symptoms, and treatment of hypothyroidism. We compare and contrast the pharmacotherapy options and the evidence that supports current guideline recommendations. We then move into the management of myxedema coma. We close by summarizing the various drugs that have become FDA approved over the last month.
July 18, 2018
Podcast Ep 28: Smoking Cessation by Mike Corvino, PharmD, CDE and Cole Swanson, PharmD
July 12, 2018
On this episode, we discuss various treatment/maintenance options for osteoarthritis. We start with several non-pharmacological options and then move through the various pharmacotherapy strategies.
July 4, 2018
On this episode, we discuss a general anxiety disorder. We use a patient case to review the various treatment options.
June 25, 2018
On this episode, we start by discussing the maintenance medications used to control angina (stable ischemic heart disease). We then review the treatment options available to a patient that has presented to the ED with a STEMI. We cover PCI with stenting, CABG, and the differences between the 3 main oral antiplatelet medications used in dual antiplatelet therapy.
June 23, 2018
On this episode, we are joined by Dr. Beju Shah and PharmD candidate, Swathi Varanasi. We discuss the rapidly changing role of technology in healthcare. We also review personal branding and the networking opportunities provided by social media. *Disclaimer* We had issues with the audio quality on this episode. We will fix to issue going forward.
June 14, 2018
On this episode we cover basic treatment options for gout. We start with the treatment of an acute flare. We also mention various comorbidities that would influence the selection of a particular treatment option over another. We then discuss maintenance therapy and compare the two major gout guidelines available in the U.S.
May 30, 2018
On this episode, we start by discussing the reasons why we use evidence-based medicine. We briefly review the ACCOMPLISH trial as an example of how EBM can be used to in a practical way. We then give an overview of possible treatment options for general depression. Please let us know if you have any questions, comments, or concerns. You can find us on all of the major social media platforms under the username @corconsultrx Or contact us at: mcorvino@corconsultrx.com cswanson@corconsultrx.com
May 25, 2018
On this episode, we are once again joined by Dr. Brian Gilbert to review sepsis. Dr. Gilbert works in critical care, and provides us with an inside look at some of the updates in sepsis therapeutics.
May 19, 2018
On this episode, we are joined by two P4 students that are just starting rotations. We discuss treatment options for insomnia including sleep hygiene, benzos, non-benzos, melatonin, etc.
May 15, 2018
Podcast Ep 19: Semaglutide and the Rise of GLP-1 Receptors Agonists by Mike Corvino, PharmD, CDE and Cole Swanson, PharmD
May 9, 2018
Podcast Ep 18: Playing the Long Game by Mike Corvino, PharmD, CDE and Cole Swanson, PharmD
May 3, 2018
On this episode, we discuss various treatment options for plaque psoriasis. We start with topical corticosteroids and move all the way to biologics. The CorConsult Rx Podcast is a quick way to refresh your evidence-based medicine and pharmacy knowledge. Our aim is to produce easy-to-digest content that will be beneficial to students and professionals working in medicine, pharmacy, and nursing.
April 30, 2018
On this episode, we discuss a few treatment options for DVT. We also discuss some of the pharmacology behind the anticoagulants, bridging, and hemostasis.
April 23, 2018
Podcast Ep 15: Residency Plans and GERD (ft Dr. John Tyrell) by Mike Corvino, PharmD, CDE and Cole Swanson, PharmD
April 17, 2018
Podcast Ep 14: Interprofessional Pontificating by Mike Corvino, PharmD, CDE and Cole Swanson, PharmD
April 10, 2018
Podcast Ep 13: Weight Loss Meds and Bariatric Surgery by Mike Corvino, PharmD, CDE and Cole Swanson, PharmD
April 4, 2018
Podcast Ep 12: A Review of Bipolar Disorder by Mike Corvino, PharmD, CDE and Cole Swanson, PharmD
March 26, 2018
Podcast Ep 11: Critical Care Flight Nursing and New Drug Update by Mike Corvino, PharmD, CDE and Cole Swanson, PharmD
March 22, 2018
On this episode, we discuss the updated ACP guidelines for the management of type-2 diabetes. We also work through a diabetes patient case and review GLP-1 Receptor Agonists.
March 15, 2018
Flash Briefing: A review of the HYVET Trial and using indapamide in elderly patients with hypertension
March 15, 2018
Flash Briefing: A quick review of the 2018 ACP Diabetes Guidelines updates.
March 13, 2018
On this episode, we are joined by Joran Miller, PharmD to discuss treatment options for mantle cell lymphoma. Dr. Miller is a Hematology Oncology clinical pharmacy specialist at UNC Chapel Hill.
March 7, 2018
In this episode, we review treatment options for acne vulgaris. We discuss various clinical trials that compare retinoids, topical/oral antibiotics, and even cleansers. We walk through a clinical case to apply the treatment options. Please follow us @corconsultrx on all major social media platforms. If you enjoy this podcast, please share it with other healthcare professionals. Thank you for your support!
February 14, 2018
On this episode, Dr. Brian Gilbert joins us to discuss his work as a critical care pharmacist. We also go through a patient case that examines the management of traumatic brain injury. Please follow us @corconsultrx on all major social media platforms. If you enjoy this podcast, please share it with other healthcare professionals. Thank you for your support!
February 8, 2018
In this episode we discuss influenza epidemiology, pathophysiology, treatment, and vaccination.
January 31, 2018
This briefing discusses a cohort from CHEST that examined the safety of beta-blocker use with LABAs in COPD patients.
January 31, 2018
This flash briefing discusses Firvanq solution and reviews the treatment options for C. diff.
January 27, 2018
In this episode we are joined by Stephen AKA Page the PA. We discuss the day the day life of a PA student and interprofessionalism between PAs and pharmacists. We also review a patient case that looks at CVA and A fib. Follow Stephen on Instagram - @pagethepa The case will be available on the website - www.corconsultrx.com
January 25, 2018
This flash briefing is a brief summary of a study from JAMA 2016 that looked at the use of cranberry for UTI prevention in women living in a nursing home.
January 24, 2018
This flash briefing is a quick review of the Cochrane Review that was recently published concerning the use of corticosteroids in patients with CAP.
January 24, 2018
This flash briefing discusses the risks of starting atorvastatin in patients that are currently on hemodialysis.
January 24, 2018
This flash briefing covers the importance familiarizing yourself with statistical analysis. I use the CAPiTA trial as a classic example of why we cannot take the reported data at face-value.
January 10, 2018
A review of the different treatment options presented in the STAR D trial.
January 10, 2018
This meta-analysis exams the effectiveness of pharmacological and non-pharm for the treatment and prevention of cognitive decline and dementia.
January 10, 2018
This is a comparison of 5 major statin guidelines. The study examins the relationship between the number of patients using a statin for primary prevention and the reduction of CV events. Annals of Internal Medicine 2017.
January 7, 2018
On this episode, we are joined by P4 pharmacy student April Driscoll. We also cover a COPD/gout patient case and review the clinical trials responsible for the 2017 GOLD guidelines update. The CorConsult Rx podcast is a quick way to refresh your evidence-based medicine knowledge. Our aim is to produce easy-to-digest content that will be beneficial to students and professionals working in medicine, pharmacy, and nursing.
January 3, 2018
A quick review of the SPARCL Trial.
December 30, 2017
We discuss some of the new medications that were approved in December and tackle our first podcast patient case. The patient case and trials referenced will be available for download at www.corconsultrx.com/podcast The CorConsult Rx podcast is a quick way to refresh your evidence-based medicine knowledge. Our aim is to produce easy-to-digest content that will be beneficial to students and professionals working in medicine, pharmacy, and nursing.
December 27, 2017
A quick review of the Micro-HOPE trial.
December 23, 2017
A brief discussion on using letermovir as prophylaxis against CMV in patients that have undergone hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.
December 23, 2017
This is a brief discussion of the Remicade biosimilars that have been approved. I also discuss the FDA's Purple Book.
December 16, 2017
We talk healthy diet and exercise with Dr. Adam Martin AKA The Fit Pharmacist. We discuss the importance of a patient-centered approach and review the DARE and DPP trials. The CorConsult Rx Podcast is a quick way to refresh your evidence-based medicine knowledge. Our aim is to produce easy-to-digest content that will be beneficial to students and professionals working in medicine, pharmacy, and nursing.
December 14, 2017
A very quick review of the RALES trial. RALES looked at spironolactone use in patients with HFrEF.
December 12, 2017
I review the results of the DARE Trial and provide a strategy for helping patients with diabetes see the importance of exercise.
December 10, 2017
A quick discussion about the potential harms of atenolol when used for the treatment of hypertension.
December 6, 2017
We introduce the podcast and review the 2017 ACC/AHA Hypertension guidelines. The CorConsult Rx Podcast is a quick way to refresh your evidence-based medicine knowledge. Our aim is to produce easy-to-digest content that will be beneficial to students and professionals working in medicine, pharmacy, and nursing.
December 1, 2017
Just a quick overview of the new subcutaneous version of buprenophrine that is administered only once monthly.
November 9, 2017
A review of the ARNI approved for the treatment of HFrEF.
November 8, 2017
A quick review of the evidence-based beta-blockers that are used in HFrEF.
October 30, 2017
Some take-away points from the ACCOMPLISH Trial
October 20, 2017
A brief overview of GLP-1 RAs and their role in DM2 therapy.
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