HelixTalk - Rosalind Franklin University's College of Pharmacy Podcast

In this episode, we discuss the latest dyslipidemia treatment agent bempedoic acid and dive into its pharmacology, use, and clinical evidence.

Direct download: 119_-_bempedoic_acid.mp3
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In this episode, we discuss the proposed risks of using beta blockers in patients with cocaine use disorders and whether evidence supports this drug interaction as an “absolute” contraindication.

Direct download: 118_-_cocaine_b-blockers.mp3
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In this episode, we dive into the pharmacology of ACE inhibitors and ARBs, particularly understanding how they assist in preserving renal function in CKD and yet at the same time can harm the kidneys (e.g. cause AKI).

Direct download: 117_-_ckd_and_aki_with_acei-arb.mp3
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In this episode, we partner with Dr. Danielle Candelario and Dr. Sneha Srivastava, clinical skills faculty at our college, to discuss tips, tricks, and common pitfalls to avoid when performing medication counseling.

Direct download: 116_-_pt_counseling_pearls.mp3
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In this episode, we discuss the historical significance of Staphylococcus aureus including its patterns of antimicrobial resistance and recommended treatments.

Direct download: 115_-_staph_aureus.mp3
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In this episode, we discuss important nutritional deficiencies as well as pharmacologic changes that occur in post-bariatric surgery patients.

Direct download: 114_-_bariatric_surgery_nutrition_deficiencies.mp3
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In this episode, we review ten clinical pearls about total parenteral nutrition (TPN) that all pharmacists should know.

Direct download: 113_-_tpn_pearls.mp3
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In this episode, we will discuss the most recent evidence for the use of omega-3 fatty acids (fish oil) for ASCVD risk reduction.

Direct download: 112_-_fish_oil.mp3
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In this episode, we chat with Eris Tollkuci, PharmD, BCOP regarding what every non-onc healthcare provider should know about immune checkpoint inhibitors (specifically PD-1/PD-L1 inhibitors) in patients with cancer.

Direct download: 111_-_immune_checkpoint_inhibitors.mp3
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In this episode, we summarize some of the most significant changes in the newest version of American Diabetes Association - 2020 Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes guidelines.

Direct download: 110_-_dm_2020.mp3
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In this episode, we review the pros, cons, and literature regarding the use of DOACs versus warfarin in obese patients with venous thromboembolism.

Direct download: 109_-_DOACs_obesity.mp3
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In this episode, we provide an overview of lifestyle medicine, its six pillars, and how it plays a role in improving health outcomes.

Direct download: 108_-_lifestyle_medicine.mp3
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In this episode, we discuss clinical pearls and management related to chronic and acute hyperkalemia.

Direct download: 107_-_hyperkalemia.mp3
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