Show 149

Saturday, August 11, 2012

This week's program is a repeat of a past show

8:06 a.m.

Combatting stroke

We'll learn about amazing advances to combat stroke, a disease that pits patients and doctors in a race against the clock. Dr. Helmi Lutsep joins us to talk about stroke prevention and treatment. Learn More


8:22 a.m.

Nurse care managers – Pilot Program in OHSU Primary Care

OHSU Care Managers Andrew Applegate and Sage Milton, along with Program Manager Debbie Lamberger, discuss an exciting new primary care based model for individuals with chronic and complex medical conditions being piloted in three OHSU primary care locations. Learn More


8:35 a.m.

Lowering the C-section rate

We'll learn about efforts to make C-section births less common and therefore less dramatic for moms. Dr. Leonardo Pereira and Ellen Tilden join us to discuss lowering the C-section rate. Learn More


8:51 a.m.

Pelvic prolapse

Dr. Mary Anna Denman joins us to talk about a common issue faced by aging women. Learn More