The Bob Harrington Show

 
 
  • Patient-Knows-Best Research Trials   Drs Harrington and Hernandez discuss the limitations of randomized trials and the upcoming ADAPTABLE trial on aspirin dosing developed under the patient-centered-outcomes research initiative from NIH.
  • Big Data: Can Medicine Learn From Amazon and Netflix?   Euan Ashley, self-described geek-turned-cardiologist, discusses how big data can help you practice smarter medicine.
  • ACA Insider Interviewed: Bob Kocher   An architect of the Affordable Care Act on how his review of global health systems led him to the White House.
  • How to Train Your Cardiology Fellow   Bob Harrington and Duane Pinto, who ran the cardiology fellow clinic at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital, brainstorm on quicker, better training programs.
  • A Disillusioned Doc Speaks Out   Bob Harrington interviews cardiologist Sandeep Juahar, a New York Times contributor and author of Doctored: The Disillusionment of an American Physician.
  • An Interview With MOC Dissenter Paul Teirstein   Bob Harrington interviews Paul Teirstein about his petition against MOC and his proposed solution for lifelong physician learning.
  • Cardiology 2014 Revisited   Bob Harrington and Mike Gibson revisit their predictions for the top cardiology stories in 2014. Were they on the money?
  • Digoxin in AF and Leveraging the VA System for Data Analysis   Dr Harrington interviews Dr Turakhia about his study questioning digoxin use as initial therapy in AF, and how the oft-criticized VA system facilitated this rigorous observational analysis.
  • Heart-Healthy Diets Deciphered, With Dr. Stephen Devries   Dr. Harrington interviews Dr. Stephen Devries about integrative cardiology with a focus on nutrition.
  • Restoring Faith in CV Guidelines   Dr. Harrington interviews the co-chair of the Risk Assessment Work Group on the correct interpretation of the new guidelines.
  • HEAT-PPCI: Two Different Points of View   Drs. Harrington and Ohman discuss the findings and agree to disagree on the ethics of delayed consent.
  • Appropriate Airing of Professional Disagreements   Drs. Harrington and Yancy agree that dissent and debate are good for medicine, but they appeal for civility and caution that Twitter cannot replace peer review.
  • Cardiology 2014: Bob Harrington and Mike Gibson   Drs Harrington and Gibson's look forward to DAPT, IMPROVE-IT, HDL infusions, and more on PCSK9. They also predict major changes in research and education in the social-media era.
  • Guest Gregg Stone: The Future of Medical Meetings   From the TCT tablet to reaching the full cardiovascular team, what does the future hold for major cardiology meetings?
  • Registry-based randomized clinical trials: Revolutionizing research  
  • Ensuring the validity of published clinical research   The veracity of clinical research has come under fire from varying angles from concerns of bias from associations such as the Cochrane group, to the widespread outcry caused by the periodic discovery of "strategically repressed" studies.
  • Training the clinical trialist of tomorrow   Dr Renato Lopes joins Dr Bob Harrington to discuss the recent publication of Understanding Clinical Research and their years mentoring investigators.
  • Reacting to unanticipated results: A lesson in TACT   Few trials have stirred our imagination--and kept online forums as busy--as the TACT trial. With this controversial study as a backdrop, Drs Bob Harrington and Daniel Mark address the complicated issue of how to interpret unexpected findings.
  • #57: Incentivizing adherence with Drs Steve Driver and Don Hensrud   Patient adherence-as recently demonstrated in the MI FREE trial-is a notoriously complicated issue that is the focus of several ongoing research projects. Drs Steve Driver and Don Hensrud join the show to discuss their innovative trial presented at ACC
  • #56: Talking fat with Dr Roger Blumenthal   With an ever-growing percentage of the population either overweight or obese, the topic of staying trim is a matter of international proportions.