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Ep.12: Pit Vipers: Rattlesnakes and more!

Ep.12: Pit Vipers: Rattlesnakes and more!

Episode 12 Pit Vipers: Rattlesnakes and more! In this episode we focus on Pit Viper bites. Hosts Shannon Sovndal, MD Stephanie Sovndal, F-PC/FF Resources Email  Share Episode iTunes Spotify Stitcher Google PlayAbout This EpisodeWe look at the do's and don'ts of...

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Ep.11 CVA:  Cerebral Vascular Accident and Stroke Care

Ep.11 CVA: Cerebral Vascular Accident and Stroke Care

Episode 11 CVA: Cerebral Vascular Accident and Stroke Care CVA, strokes, are responsible for significant disability and death.  In today’s podcast we go over the ins and outs of stroke physiology and care. Hosts Shannon Sovndal, MD Stephanie Sovndal, F-PC/FF Resources...

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Ep.10 Hocus Pocus:  Pre-Hospital Ultrasound

Ep.10 Hocus Pocus: Pre-Hospital Ultrasound

Episode 10 Hocus Pocus: Pre-Hospital Ultrasound   POCUS (Point of Care Ultrasound) is the wave of the future.  It helps guide real time treatment and diagnostic decisions.  Currently POCUS is widely utilized in the emergency department.  Hosts Shannon Sovndal, MD...

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Ep.9:  COVID-19:  Breathe in, Breathe out

Ep.9: COVID-19: Breathe in, Breathe out

We dive deeper into COVID-19 and explore the critical physiology that sends people to the ICU. We have guest Melissa Verseman insight as a respiratory therapist dealing with these sick pulmonary patients.

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Ep. 7 Heavy Lies the Crown – COVID-19

Ep. 7 Heavy Lies the Crown – COVID-19

I have a special guest, Dr. Reed Caldwell. He is Chief of Service, Perelman Department of EM, and serves as the EMS Medical Director for NYU Langone Health System. New York is currently the hardest hit state and Dr. Caldwell is on the front line in New York City. He relays his experiences, concerns and advice as the pandemic spreads to other less affected areas.

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Ep.6 From Skratch

Ep.6 From Skratch

Today, we are talking with Dr. Allen Lim. He is a model of greatness.  He is an exercise physiologist and has coached some of the best athletes in the world.  He was Lance Armstrong’s cycling coach.  He also is the creator and founder of Skratch Labs. 

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Ep. 5 Adrenaline Junky – To Epi or Not to Epi, that is the Question

Ep. 5 Adrenaline Junky – To Epi or Not to Epi, that is the Question

Today we’re talking about epinephrine because it’s such a hot topic. While we know a lot about it, we need to take a step back to really look at it and see if we’re doing the right things. We’ll be giving you a little background on epinephrine, covering a recent study that everyone’s been talking about, and what that all means for our practice.

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Ep.4: Shock n Awe, Damage Control

Ep.4: Shock n Awe, Damage Control

Today we’re covering the second half of our Shock series. Of the four different types of shock, today we are focusing on hemorrhagic shock. Why do we have to be aggressive when we treat it? What is the triad of death? What are the five parts of “damage control” when it comes to hemorrhagic shock? How can we make sure we get them from the point of impact, back home?

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Episode 3: It’s shocking. The physiology of shock.

Episode 3: It’s shocking. The physiology of shock.

Welcome to the third episode of Match on a Fire. Today we’re going to be doing a short lecture–the shortest of lectures–on a little medicine. Specifically, shock. We’ll talk about the dictionary definition, our definition of shock, and the four categories of shock.

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Episode 1: 300 seconds – Choose to be Great

Episode 1: 300 seconds – Choose to be Great

Welcome to the inaugural episode of “Match on a Fire,” the medicine and more podcast. Today you’ll learn a little bit about us, our medical background, and what our podcast is all about. Today’s topic is about “being great”…

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