Advancement Towards a COVID-19 Vaccine with Sean O'Leary, MD (S4:E10)
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Today on Charting Pediatrics, we will talk about what to expect from the public release of the COVID-19 vaccine, what it means for pediatrics and facts you can begin sharing with parents in your practice to arm them with knowledge and confidence in this vaccine.

Major breakthroughs have developed since we last visited the topic of Operation Warp Speed and the race for a COVID-19 vaccine. Pfizer’s vaccine candidate has shown to be 95 percent effective and Moderna’s has been similar at 94.5 percent, rivaling some of the most potent vaccines that we have. With vaccine candidates showing robust immune response there is mounting anticipation for a vaccination that could bring an end to the pandemic. This news comes as community spread of the virus is raging and hospitalizations have surged across the United States. 

Sean O’Leary, MD is our guest for this episode. Dr. O'Leary is an Infectious Disease physician at Children’s Colorado and Director of the Colorado Pediatric Practice-Based Research Network. Sean is also a spokesperson for the American Academy of Pediatrics and can regularly be found quoted in publications like the New York Times.

Primary Care Knowledge Boost
Primary Care Knowledge Boost
Primary Care Knowledge Boost
Common Gynaecological Presentations in the Young
Lisa and Sara are joined by Dr Uma Marthi (GP with a Special Interest in Gynaecology) to discuss some common gynaecological presentations in young girls up to teenage years. She takes us through her approach to vaginal bleeding in neonates, vaginal itch in toddlers, breast development and vaginal discharge in teenagers. * The British Society for Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology (great patient leaflets): https://britspag.org/ * Royal College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology guidelines: https://www.rcog.org.uk/en/guidelines-research-services/ * NHS Resources example, Vaginal Discharge: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/vaginal-discharge/ * Primary Care Women’s Health Forum: https://pcwhf.co.uk/ * eLearning for Health, Female Genital Mutilation Module: https://www.e-lfh.org.uk/programmes/female-genital-mutilation/ ___ We really want to make these episodes relevant and helpful: if you have any questions or want any particular areas covered then contact us on Twitter @PCKBpodcast, or leave a comment on our really quick anonymous survey here: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/YLN6GKT ___ This podcast has been made with the support of Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership, GP Excellence and Wigan CCG. Given that it is recorded with Greater Manchester clinicians, the information discussed may not be applicable elsewhere and it is important to consult local guidelines before making any treatment decisions. The information presented is the personal opinion of the healthcare professional interviewed and might not be representative to all clinicians. It is based on their interpretation of current best practice and guidelines when the episode was recorded. Guidelines can change; To the best of our knowledge the information in this episode is up to date as of it’s release but it is the listeners responsibility to review the information and make sure it is still up to date when they listen. Dr Lisa Adams, Dr Sara MacDermott and their interviewees are not liable for any advice, investigations, course of treatment, diagnosis or any other information, services or products listeners might pursue as a result of listening to this podcast - it is the clinicians responsibility to appraise the information given and review local and national guidelines before making treatment decisions. Reliance on information provided in this podcast is solely at the listeners risk. The podcast is designed to be used by trained healthcare professionals for education only. We do not recommend these for patients or the general public and they are not to be used as a method of diagnosis, opinion, treatment or medical advice for the general public. Do not delay seeking medical advice based on the information contained in this podcast. If you have questions regarding your health or feel you may have a medical condition then promptly seek the opinion of a trained healthcare professional.
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The Filtrate: Swapnil Hiremath Samira Farouk Matt Sparks Joel Topf Jennie Lin And two special guests: Katherine Tuttle Clinical Professor Division of Nephrology, Medical & Scientific Director, Providence Medical Research Center/Sacred Heart Center, Professor of Basic Medical Sciences, WWAMI Program Washington State Universityendocrinologist and nephrologist at the University of Washington Ian de Boer Professor in the Division of Nephrology, Adjunct Professor, Epidemiology and Associate Director, Kidney Research Institute Show Notes: The Guideline NephJC’s summary Accord study showing harm from tight glycemic control Advance Trial the other trial showing harm from tight glycemic control 2007 KDOQI diabetes guidelines 2012 KDOQI diabetes guidelines ADA guidelines Rob Nelson, diabetes legend Classic pathology of diabetic nephropathy Should all patients with diabetes have a kidney biopsy? Flow trial: A Research Study to See How Semaglutide Works Compared to Placebo in People With Type 2 Diabetes and Chronic Kidney Disease The Grading of Recommendations Assessment, Development and Evaluation (short GRADE) working group. Don’t you love it when the first word in an acronym is the acronym itself. Continuous Glucose Monitoring and Use of Alternative Markers To Assess Glycemia in Chronic Kidney Disease Continuous glucose monitoring and icodextrin. Keto diets have 1.2 to 1.7 g protein/kg Urinary Sodium and Potassium Excretion, Mortality, and Cardiovascular Events by the PURE investigators The Association Between Kidney Disease and Diabetes Remission in Bariatric Surgery Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Jordy Cohen and Bariatric surgery in CKD at Kidney Week Metformin knocking out of the park in UKPDS Kidneys at the Zoo: What Can We Learn from Comparative Renal Physiology? at Kidney Week
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