Sunday House Call, #503, September 21, 2014 Topics today include: An interview with Allergist and Immunologist Dr Gordon Sussman on Chronic urticaria (hives) and new treatment options, your calls about hives and skin reactions, muscles cramps in the jaw and neck, and developing itch skin on the abdomen when running.
Sunday House Call Shows
Sunday House Call, #502, September 14, 2014 Topics today include: Why do our bodies find it increasingly difficult to repair damaged tissue even from normal everyday stresses and strains? What happens to us when we age that prohibits effective healing? A team from the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute has published a study in […]
Sunday House Call, #501, September 7, 2014 Topics today include: Study shows all diet plans end up with the same result, cardiomyopathy, gallbladder polyps, colonoscopy sedation requirements for a patient with COPD, cerebellar ataxia, and post-operative skin numbness at the incision site.
Sunday House Call, #499, August 10, 2014
Sunday House Call, #498, August 3, 2014 Topics today include: The Lancet study concludes that blood thinners during pregnancy do not prevent blood clots in women at risk for them, questions about endoscopy, migraine treatments, prolia for osteoporosis, and dietary influences on bowel function.
Sunday House Call, #497, July 27, 2014; Pharmacogenomics arrives in Ottawa The Ottawa Hospital and the Eastern Ontario Regional Laboratory Association (EORLA) announced this past week the opening of Ottawa’s first lab devoted to treating and studying the genetics of cancer. Dr. Bryan Lo, who most recently worked in the Department of Research at […]
Sunday House Call, #496, July 20, 2014 Topics today include: Safety of decongestants in an 85 year-old man, profuse sweating, review of effects of hypertension, and approach to a woman with a goiter.
Sunday House Call, #495, July 13, 2014 Topics today include:Sleep apnea, red circle rash on skin, vasectomy study and prostate cancer risk, and narcolepsy.
Sunday House Call, #494, July 6, 2014 Topics today include:Burning feet and legs, kidney stones, treatment of psoriasis, and what is angina?
Sunday House Call, #492, June ,22 2014 Topics today include: Should hospitals and doctors be rated to help patients choose who provides their surgery and care? Your questions about a 71 year-old man with increasing fatigue and diminished exercise capacity, withdrawing from benzodiazepines like clonazepam, biotin supplements lack evidence for efficacy, thyroid disease and […]