The Rounds Table

TBT – EVT in Basilar Artery Stroke and the ADVOR Trial

Welcome back Rounds Table Listeners! In this throwback episode, Drs. Mike Fralick and Justin Boyle discuss two papers – one exploring the use of acetazolamide in heart failure and the second investigating the use of EVT for basilar artery stroke. Acetazolamide in Acute Decompensated Heart Failure with Volume Overload (0:00 – 12:28). Trial of Endovascular Treatment

Episode 80 – Clarithromycin for Inflammation and Probiotics for Recurrent UTIs

Welcome back Rounds Table Listeners! We are back today with our Classic Rapid Fire Podcast! This week, Drs. Mike and John Fralick discuss two recent papers exploring the utility of clarithromycin for early inflammatory responses in pneumonia and the role of probiotics as prophylaxis in recurrent UTIs. Two papers, here we go! Effectiveness of Prophylactic

TBT – Chronic Kidney Disease

Welcome back Rounds Table Listeners! In this throwback episode, Drs. John and Mike Fralick discuss two papers – one, exploring the use of SGLT2 inhibitors in CKD, and the second investigating the effect of RAS inhibitor discontinuation on the progression of CKD. Empagliflozin in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease (0:00 – 9:00). Renin-Angiotensin System Inhibition in

Episode 79 – Tirzepatide and Maintenance of Weight Reduction

Welcome back Rounds Table Listeners! We are back today with a solo episode with Dr. Mike Fralick! This week, he will discuss a recent paper exploring the maintenance of weight reduction with tirzepatide in adults with obesity. Here we go! Continued Treatment With Tirzepatide for Maintenance of Weight Reduction in Adults With Obesity Questions? Comments?

TBT – Portal Hypertension for the Internist with Dr. Flemming

Welcome back Rounds Table Listeners! In this throwback episode, Dr. Justin Boyle sits down with Dr. Jennifer Flemming, a Clinician-Scientist and Gastroenterologist at Queen’s University, to chat about portal hypertension and the Baveno 7 Guidelines! Questions? Comments? Feedback? We’d love to hear from you! @roundstable

Episode 77 – The Top 5 Papers of 2023

Happy Holidays Rounds Table Listeners! For our final episode of 2023, we are back with a special treat! This week, Drs. Mike and John Fralick chat about five important research studies published over the past year: Hydrocortisone in Severe Community-Acquired Pneumonia (0:00 – 5:22). Tirzepatide vs Insulin Lispro Added to Basal Insulin in Type 2

TBT – The Top Papers of 2022

Welcome back Rounds Table Listeners! As we approach the end of 2023, let’s revisit five important research studies from 2022: The SGLT2 inhibitor empagliflozin in patients hospitalized for acute heart failure: a multinational randomized trial (0:00 – 2:56) Tirzepatide Once Weekly for the Treatment of Obesity (2:56 – 6:00) Empagliflozin in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease (6:00 –

Episode 76 – Ceftobiprole for S. aureus Bacteremia and PEN-FAST

Welcome back Rounds Table Listeners! We are back today with our Classic Rapid Fire Podcast! This week, Drs. John Fralick and Justin Boyle discuss two recent papers exploring the role of ceftobiprole in the treatment of complicated S. aureus bacteremia and the use of the PEN-FAST Score in the point-of-care risk assessment of penicillin allergy.

TBT – Chest Pain and Diabetes

Welcome back Rounds Table Listeners! In this throwback episode, Drs. Mike and John Fralick discuss the use of CT in the management of stable angina and the efficacy of tirzepatide in attaining glycemic control in T2DM. Check it out below! CT or Invasive Coronary Angiography in Stable Chest Pain (0:00 – 8:58). Effect of Subcutaneous Tirzepatide

Episode 74 – Video Laryngoscopy for Intubation and Blood Pressure Management post-Endovascular Thrombectomy

Welcome back Rounds Table Listeners! We are back today with our Classic Rapid Fire Podcast! This week, Dr. Mike Fralick and special guest, Dr. Laiya Carayannopoulos from the Intern at Work Podcast, discuss two recent papers exploring the role of video versus direct laryngoscopy for tracheal intubation and blood pressure management post-endovascular thrombectomy after acute

TBT – Agitation in Dementia and Antiplatelet Therapy after Intracerebral Hemorrhage

Welcome back Rounds Table Listeners! In this throwback episode, Mike and John discuss two papers exploring pharmacotherapy-based interventions for agitation experienced by individuals with dementia and when to start or restart antiplatelet therapy after stroke caused by intracerebral hemorrhage. Check it out below! Effects of Antiplatelet Therapy After Stroke Caused by Intracerebral Hemorrhage (0:00 – 7:14).

Episode 71 – Intravenous Iron

Welcome back Rounds Table Listeners! We are back today with our Classic Rapid Fire Podcast! This week, Drs. Mike Fralick and Justin Boyle discuss two recent papers exploring the role of intravenous iron infusions in heart failure with iron deficiency and preventing blood transfusion requirements in patients with hip fracture. Two papers, here we go!

Episode 70 – Atrial Fibrillation

Welcome back Rounds Table Listeners! We are back today with our Classic Rapid Fire Podcast! This week, Drs. Mike and John Fralick discuss two recent papers exploring ablation in end-stage heart failure with atrial fibrillation and anticoagulation in frail older adults with atrial fibrillation. Two papers, here we go! Catheter Ablation in End-Stage Heart Failure

Episode 69 – Hypertension and Heart Failure

Welcome back Rounds Table Listeners! We are back today with our Classic Rapid Fire Podcast! This week, Drs. Emily Hughes and Justin Boyle discuss two recent papers exploring a novel agent, Zilebesiran, in the management of hypertension and the use of Semaglutide in patients that have obesity and heart failure with preserved ejection fraction. Two

Flashback Friday – Rapid Fire Metabolic Syndrome!

Welcome back Rounds Table Listeners! In this throwback episode, Mike and John discuss recent papers exploring interventions for metabolic syndrome. Check it out below: Does semaglutide help patients with non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH)? (0:00 – 8:53) Can semaglutide achieve weight loss in people who are overweight or obese? (8:53 – 18:02) And for the Good Stuff: An Ottawa

Episode 68 – CKD and Diabetes

Welcome back Rounds Table Listeners! We are back today with our Classic Rapid Fire Podcast! This week, Drs. Mike and John Fralick discuss two recent papers exploring once-weekly insulin in diabetes management and the effect of dapagliflozin on the on the prevention and correction of anemia in chronic kidney disease. Two papers, here we go!