Welcome to Sound Medicine
Every week rely on authoritative reporting and insightful interviews illuminating the latest medical research and health-related headlines heard on public radio. Your host Barbara Lewis provides in-depth, accurate and actionable information. You’ll find field reports, stories, in-studio newsmakers, personal essays, and quirky information about health and medicine you can't find anywhere else.
Air date: November 18, 2012
Hosts Anne Ryder, Barbara Lewis, David Crabb, MD, Eric Metcalf, Jeremy Shere, PhD, Kathy Miller, MD, and Steve Bogdewic, PhD, talk to physicians and researchers about:
How do traditional and social media converge to help those with rare diseases?Interview
: Field piece by Mary E. Harris.
What happens when a leading medical institution excludes a new drug from its treatment panel?Interview
: Aaron Carroll M.D., M.S., Director for the Center of Health Policy and Professionalism Research, Indiana University School of Medicine and associate professor of pediatrics.
Did You Know?
What are the long term effects of ADHD?
What happens when patients don’t follow doctors’ orders?Interview
: Walid Gellad, M.D., M.P.H., Assistant Professor of Medicine, assistant professor of health policy and management, U of Pittsburgh; associate scientist at RAND Corporation.
How do you know if it is time to reach out for help with addiction?Interview
: J. Wesley Boyd, M.D., Ph.D., assistant clinical professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and co-author of “Almost Addicted.”
What makes your stomach turn?
What do "mundane" behaviors accomplish?Interview
: Robert Provine, Ph.D., Professor of Psychology and Assistant Director of the Neuroscience Program at the University of Maryland Baltimore County.
When should doctors retire?Interview
: William Norcross, M.D., Professor of Clinical Family Medicine; founder of PACE physician evaluation program, UCSD.