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: January 13, 2013
Hosts Anne Ryder, Barbara Lewis, Jeremy Shere, PhD, Kathy Miller, MD, and Steve Bogdewic, PhD, talk to physicians and researchers about:
This week on Sound Medicine...
How does the Affordable Care Act affect taxpayers now?Interview
: Aaron Carroll M.D., M.S., Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the IUSM and is the Associate Director for Research of the Children’s Health Services Research Program.
Did You Know?
How can hiking increase creativity?
Can hospital observation areas decrease health care spending?Interview
: Christopher Baugh, M.D., M.B.A, Medical Director, ED Observation Unit, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston.
How can hospitals improve the quality of their care?Interview
: Matthew McHugh, Ph.D., J.D., MPH, R.N., assistant professor of nursing at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing
How can lack of sleep lead to depression and learning defecits?
Will osteoporosis screenings fall victim to budget cuts?Interview
: Theresa Rohr-Kirchgraber, M.D., FACP, associate professor of clinical medicine and pediatrics at the Indiana University School of Medicine
Are extreme conditioning programs safe?Interview
: Michael Bergeron, Ph.D., FACSM, is the executive director of the National Youth Sports Health & Safety Institute and a professor of pediatrics at the Sanford School of Medicine at The University of South Dakota.