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COVID-19 Miniseries Episode 45: There Is No Win-Win

This episode was recorded on June 26, 2020.To claim credit visit: https://ce.mayo.edu/covid19podcastGuest:  Pritish K. Tosh, M.D. (@DrPritishTosh)Host: Amit K. Ghosh, M.D., M.B.A. (@AmitGhosh006) Novel viruses causing outbreaks tend to do one of three things: disappear completely, become endemic in certain areas, or roll through populations with ongoing transmission until herd immunity is achieved or an effective vaccine is developed. Dr. Pritish Tosh states, “If natural infection doesn’t cause long-lasting protective immunity or the vaccines don’t do the same, this thing could be with us for a long time.” Take a walk through the past 100 years of pandemics as Dr. Tosh draws comparisons and lessons learned. The Economist - The Grim Calculushttps://www.economist.com/leaders/2020/04/02/covid-19-presents-stark-choices-between-life-death-and-the-economyAskMayoExpert COVID-19 Resources: https://askmayoexpert.mayoclinic.org/navigator/COVID-19Connect with the Mayo Clinic’s School of Continuous Professional Development online at https://ce.mayo.edu/ or on Twitter @MayoMedEd. 
August 4, 2020

COVID-19 Miniseries Episode 44: Supply Chain Vulnerability – Why Don’t We Have Enough PPE?

This episode was recorded on June 26, 2020.To claim credit visit: https://ce.mayo.edu/covid19podcastGuest:  Pritish K. Tosh, M.D. (@DrPritishTosh)Host: Amit K. Ghosh, M.D., M.B.A. (@AmitGhosh006) “Everybody has a plan until they get punched in the mouth.” - Mike TysonThin margins and economies of scale help lower costs but can create significant vulnerabilities. Often calculations of lives lost in the event of a shortage or costs to stockpile may not be factored in when sourcing supplies. Healthcare supply chain practices over decades have lead to significant weak points in our supply chains for some vital materials and we often have no view of this until it’s too late. AskMayoExpert COVID-19 Resources: https://askmayoexpert.mayoclinic.org/navigator/COVID-19Connect with the Mayo Clinic’s School of Continuous Professional Development online at https://ce.mayo.edu/ or on Twitter @MayoMedEd. 
July 28, 2020

COVID-19 Miniseries Episode 43: Healthcare Disparities and Systemic Racism

This episode was recorded June 25, 2020.To claim credit visit: https://ce.mayo.edu/covid19podcastGuest:  Kenneth G. Poole, Jr. M.D., M.B.A. (@KPooleMD)Host: Amit K. Ghosh, M.D., M.B.A. (@AmitGhosh006) Black, Latino, and Native American populations have been disproportionately affected by COVID-19. Underlying health inequities have been a major contributor. Dr. Kenneth Poole discusses social determinants of health and how these combined with systemic racism, predating COVID-19, laid the groundwork for the suffering we’re seeing unfold. What can we do to address it effectively?COVID-19 and African Americans - Clyde Yancyhttps://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/2764789AskMayoExpert COVID-19 Resources: https://askmayoexpert.mayoclinic.org/navigator/COVID-19Connect with the Mayo Clinic’s School of Continuous Professional Development online at https://ce.mayo.edu/ or on Twitter @MayoMedEd. 
July 21, 2020

COVID-19 Miniseries Episode 42: The Impact of Care Disruption for Patients with Non-Emergent Needs

This episode was recorded May 19, 2020.To claim credit visit: https://ce.mayo.edu/covid19podcastGuest:  Sidna M. Tulledge-Scheitel, M.D., M.P.H.Host: Amit K. Ghosh, M.D., M.B.A. (@AmitGhosh006) The COVID-19 pandemic has caused waves of care disruption for people around the world. What patient populations have faced unique risks? What signs of impact from the temporary restriction of medical outpatients services are we seeing? Dr. Tulledge-Scheitel shares what’s being seen at Mayo Clinic, what she anticipates we’ll be seeing in the coming months, and what she’d do should this need arise again in the future.AskMayoExpert COVID-19 Resources: https://askmayoexpert.mayoclinic.org/navigator/COVID-19Connect with the Mayo Clinic’s School of Continuous Professional Development online at https://ce.mayo.edu/ or on Twitter @MayoMedEd. 
July 14, 2020

COVID-19 Miniseries Episode 41: Breaking Down the Impact of Smoking in COVID-19 Part 2

This episode was recorded June 17, 2020. To claim credit visit: https://ce.mayo.edu/covid19podcastGuest:   J. Taylor Hays, M.D. (@jtaylorhays), Robert Vassallo, M.D.Host: Amit K. Ghosh, M.D., M.B.A. (@AmitGhosh006) Is the act of smoking a risk factor for transmission? Does nicotine protect against severe COVID-19? Dr. Hays and Dr. Vassallo discuss what is currently known about the risks of smoking in regard to COVID-19 and treatment of patients who smoke, during the pandemic.AskMayoExpert COVID-19 Resources: https://askmayoexpert.mayoclinic.org/navigator/COVID-19Connect with the Mayo Clinic’s School of Continuous Professional Development online at https://ce.mayo.edu/ or on Twitter @MayoMedEd. 
July 9, 2020

COVID-19 Miniseries Episode 40: Breaking Down the Impact of Smoking in COVID-19 Part 1

This episode was recorded June 17, 2020. To claim credit visit: https://ce.mayo.edu/covid19podcastGuest:  J. Taylor Hays, M.D. (@jtaylorhays), Robert Vassallo, M.D.Host: Amit K. Ghosh, M.D., M.B.A. (@AmitGhosh006) Is smoking a risk factor for severe disease in COVID-19? How accurate is the documentation of smoking in COVID-19 cohorts currently published? What role should a smoking history play in the prognosis and management of COVID-19? Drs. Hays and Vassallo discuss the prevalence of smoking worldwide, the impact of documentation, and the role smoking may play in COVID-19.AskMayoExpert COVID-19 Resources: https://askmayoexpert.mayoclinic.org/navigator/COVID-19Connect with the Mayo Clinic’s School of Continuous Professional Development online at https://ce.mayo.edu/ or on Twitter @MayoMedEd. 
July 7, 2020

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