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Hacking the Placebo Effect with Luana Colloca, MD, PhD, MS

Physician's Guide to Doctoring with Bradley B. Block, MD

Release Date: 12/03/2021

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Physician's Guide to Doctoring with Bradley B. Block, MD

Adam Brown, MD, is a rheumatologist at Cleveland Clinic and the host of the . For the med students out there, we discuss why someone would choose rheumatology and why they are frequently the smartest doctors in the hospital. We discuss the basics of arthritis, how to interpret an ANA and why we shouldn’t be so laser-focused on our own organ systems if a patient isn’t improving as expected. We also discuss why gout is such an underappreciated phenomenon. Dr. Brown went to med school at the University of New Mexico and then did residency Georgetown in Internal Medicine. He then did...

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Noisy Breathers and Snotty Noses: Pediatric ENT with Gopi Shah, MD show art Noisy Breathers and Snotty Noses: Pediatric ENT with Gopi Shah, MD

Physician's Guide to Doctoring with Bradley B. Block, MD

Gopi Shah is a Pediatric Otolaryngologist at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas.  She did her residency in otolaryngology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia and her fellowship in peds at UT Southwestern.  Her clinical interests are pediatric sinus and skull base. She loves teaching and is the fellowship director for pediatric otolaryngology. She is also a co-host for the BackTable ENT podcast. We talk a little about the podcast and then get into snotty, stuffy, noisy pediatric ENT problems, like what OTC medications she gives her kids...

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Does Everyone Have Pencillin Allergy? Does Anyone? with Payel Gupta, MD show art Does Everyone Have Pencillin Allergy? Does Anyone? with Payel Gupta, MD

Physician's Guide to Doctoring with Bradley B. Block, MD

On today’s show we speak to allergist, Dr. Payel Gupta about penicillin allergy.  Dr. Gupta is triple board certified in Allergy & Immunology, Pediatrics and Internal Medicine and currently has a practice at Ease Allergy in Brooklyn.  We discuss how common penicillin allergy is and how commonly the diagnosis is incorrect.  She goes through the four types of hypersensitivity reaction, and then focus in on type I, the IgE-mediated reaction.  We go through presentation, treatment, and some commonly confused conditions.  She teaches us how penicillin testing is done, why...

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How to Build a Winning Team with Aaron Fritts, MD, of Backtable show art How to Build a Winning Team with Aaron Fritts, MD, of Backtable

Physician's Guide to Doctoring with Bradley B. Block, MD

Dr. Aaron Fritts is a co-founder of BackTable and a practicing Interventional Radiologist in Dallas, Texas. Early in his practice, Dr. Fritts realized the need for centralized, in-depth procedure and device information that his peers could access on the fly. Not long after, BackTable was born. Backtable is a podcasting brand for physician education, which started as interventional radiology and now also includes ENT, urology and their newest podcast, innovation, for physician entrepreneurs. We talk about the origin of the backtable, where he sees it evolving, what will happen if he starts...

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WTF PSLF?! with Michael Foley CFP show art WTF PSLF?! with Michael Foley CFP

Physician's Guide to Doctoring with Bradley B. Block, MD

Michael Foley is a comprehensive financial advisor who runs his practice out of Scottsdale, Arizona, under North Star Resource Group. Michael was trained at Duke University and holds his Certified Financial Planner designation alongside his Certified Student Loan Professional designation. Although Michael serves a diverse group of clients with their financial and student loan needs, with two physician parents, Michael has found a specialty in working with those in the healthcare space. He helps clarify what the heck is going on with PSLF and what this waiver is all about, as well as other...

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Get Organized for Better Work-Life Balance with Sarah Hart-Unger, MD show art Get Organized for Better Work-Life Balance with Sarah Hart-Unger, MD

Physician's Guide to Doctoring with Bradley B. Block, MD

 is a pediatric endocrinologist, who did all of her education at Duke, and is now the pediatric residency program director at Joe Dimaggio Children’s Hospital in South Florida.  She is intrigued by the challenges of making work and life fit together — so much that she cohosts a podcast on the topic, , with time management expert and writer . She is married to a vascular surgeon and has three young children, so we discuss how they manage get it all done using the Getting Things Done methodology.  We talk about how checklists aren’t just critical in central...

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Docs Should Borrow from Doc2DocLending Now with Zwade Marshall, MD, MBA show art Docs Should Borrow from Doc2DocLending Now with Zwade Marshall, MD, MBA

Physician's Guide to Doctoring with Bradley B. Block, MD

Zwade Marshall, MD, MBA is a co- founder/managing partner of Doc2DocLending and is principally involved with investor relations and business development. He is a Harvard-trained, double board certified anesthesiologist and interventional pain management specialist. He also serves as the Chief Medical Officer of Regenerative Spine and Pain in Atlanta, GA.   Dr. Marshall got his MD/MBA from Emory and while there was awarded Emory’s Humanitarian of the Year Prize for his work with Pipeline, a longitudinal inner-city high school mentoring program.    Dr. Marshall is the managing...

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Physician's Guide to Doctoring with Bradley B. Block, MD

On today’s episode, we discuss the characteristics that predict an individual’s propensity to build wealth, why physicians have a bad reputation in this department and what we can do to improve, with industrial psychologist, Dr. Sarah Stanley Fallaw.  Dr. Fallaw is the author of The Next Millionaire Next Door and the founder of DataPoints LLC, a research and technology company that provides advisors and individuals with behavioral science tools to achieve financial success. DataPoints created the industry's first assessment of individual propensity to build wealth based...

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This Pediatrician is a Sci-Fi Writer with Teresa Fuller, MD, PhD show art This Pediatrician is a Sci-Fi Writer with Teresa Fuller, MD, PhD

Physician's Guide to Doctoring with Bradley B. Block, MD

On the heels of our interview with author Jack El-Hai, who teaches physicians creative writing as an outlet, we have pediatrician, speaker and sci-fi writer Dr. Teresa Fuller. Dr. Fuller received both her M.D. and Ph.D. at Howard University and has been a practicing pediatrician in the Maryland area for more than 20 years.     In addition to full-time pediatric practice, Dr. Fuller has been a contributing health writer for The Baltimore Times and Demand Media. She is the author of Change 1 Thing: A Doctor's Guide to Permanent Weight Loss, Disease Prevention and a Lifetime of...

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Doctoring Through the Shouldstorm with Alison Escalante, MD show art Doctoring Through the Shouldstorm with Alison Escalante, MD

Physician's Guide to Doctoring with Bradley B. Block, MD

Alison Escalante, MD is a practicing pediatrician who has developed a way of thinking and breathing through what she calls, “The Shouldstorm.”  As physicians, we face similar storms with our patients, colleagues, administrators, and ourselves.  She walks us through the ideas she presented in a TEDx talk and applies it to doctoring.     She can be found at    And her TEDx talk can be found at     She did her undergrad at Princeton, studying Medieval Renaissance History, went to med school at Rutgers University-Robert Wood...

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Luana Colloca, MD, Ph.D., MS, is a physician-scientist, professor at the University of Maryland, Baltimore, Director of the TL1 program, Chair of the Pain and Placebo Special Interest Group for the International Association for Study of Pain Society (IASP), and steering member and treasurer for the Society for Interdisciplinary Studies of Placebo (SIPS). Prof. Colloca holds an MD, a Ph.D. in Neuroscience, and a masters in Bioethics.
 
She completed a post-doc training at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden, and a senior research fellowship at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, USA.  Prof. Colloca received several prestigious awards such as the IASP Wall Patrick Award for basic research on pain mechanisms. Prof Colloca leads an NIH-funded research portfolio on endogenous pain modulation including placebo/nocebo effects and other nonpharmacological interventions such as virtual reality at the School of Nursing, University of Maryland, Baltimore. 
 
We talk about the placebo effect and its evil twin, the nocebo effect, and the dicey ethical territory that comes with recommending an intervention that you know only works if the placebo effect occurs. We also discuss the ethical dilemma of the nocebo effect, in which we prime patients to feel more pain by warning them about impending pain.

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