DDx is medical shorthand for differential diagnosis, and this is a podcast about how doctors think and learn on the job. It’s hosted by Dr. Raj Bhardwaj and is produced by Figure 1, the global knowledge-sharing platform for medicine.
DDx Episode 6 9 minutes
A young man’s near-death experience results in a very puzzling diagnosis on the season finale of DDx.
DDx Episode 5 10 minutes
A patient with an acute subdural hematoma presents with no sign of head trauma. The search for an answer almost overlooks an obvious question.
DDx Episode 4 11 minutes
A patient says she feels fine. A quick-thinking doctor arrives at a dire and uncommon diagnosis. Then it happens again. And again
DDx Episode 3 11 minutes
Chronic vomiting, a flushed complexion, and acute agitation: can cannabis be the cause? A growing consensus among doctors suggests cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome is real and on the rise.
DDx Episode 2 10 minutes
A 19-year-old with sickle cell disease is well-known to emergency medicine physicians as a “frequent flyer”. Every time they see her it’s due to chronic pain related to her disease. Except for the one time it isn’t.
DDx Episode 1 10 minutes
In this episode of DDx, emergency medicine physician Dr. Amy Ho explains how she changed her mind about a patient she’ll never forget.