The Curbsiders Internal Medicine Podcast | MedEd | FOAMed | Internist | Hospitalist | Primary Care | Family Medicine
About This Show
Supercharge your learning and enhance your practice with this Internal Medicine Podcast featuring board certified Internists as they interview national and international experts to bring you clinical pearls and practice changing knowledge. Doctors Matthew Watto, Stuart Brigham, and Paul Williams deliver some knowledge food for your brain hole. No boring lectures here, just high value content and a healthy dose of humor. Fantastic podcast for Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, Primary Care, and Hospital Medicine. Topics include heart disease, obesity, diabetes, cardiac imaging, migraines, fibromyalgia, hypertension, cholesterol, osteoporosis, insomnia, testosterone, functional medicine, dementia, and more!
Most Recent Episode
#49: Vertigo and Dizziness: How to Treat, Who to Send Home and Who Might Have a Stroke
2 days ago
A simplified approach to dizziness/vertigo with tips from international expert, Dr. David Newman-Toker, Professor of Neurology, Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology at Johns Hopkins University. We learn how to differentiate stroke from other causes of dizziness/vertigo; how to approach the differential diagnosis in dizziness/vertigo; how to perform the Dix-Hallpike test, Epley maneuver, and HINTS exam; plus, who benefits from medical therapy and vestibular rehab. Special thanks to Dr. Cyrus Askin who found our expert, wrote the questions for this episode, and acted as our cohost. Full show notes available at http://thecurbsiders.com/podcast Join our newsletter mailing list. Rate us on iTunes, recommend a guest or topic and give feedback at firstname.lastname@example.org. Case: A 45-year-old man presents to the emergency department because of continuous dizziness, nausea, vomiting and unsteady gait that began 18 hours earlier. Time Stamps 00:00 Intro 04:16 Getting to know our guest 11:56 Clinical Case 13:13 Why can’t patients describe their dizziness? 15:20 Classifying dizziness 18:35 The 3 vestibular syndrome buckets defined 22:14 Episodic vestibular syndrome differential diagnosis 26:49 Acute vestibular syndrome differential diagnosis 28:08 Chronic vestibular syndrome differential diagnosis 30:15 Chall