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HelixTalk

This podcast is produced by pharmacy faculty to supplement study material and provide relevant drug and professional topics. We're hoping that our real-life clinical pearls and discussions will help you stay up-to-date and improve your pharmacy knowledge.

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HelixTalk Episodes

HelixTalk Episode #76 - The New Move: Treating Tardive Dyskinesia

Date posted: April 3, 2018, 6:00 am

In this episode, we discuss two new agents (valbenazine and deutetrabenazine) -- the first of their kind to receive FDA approval to manage tardive dyskinesia most commonly associated with antipsychotic use.


HelixTalk Episode #75 - Taking a break: perioperative management of anticoagulants and antiplatelets, Part II

Date posted: March 13, 2018, 6:00 am

In the previous episodes, we discussed how we should evaluate a patient’s bleeding and clotting risks as well as looked at recommendation for management for various anticoagulants. In this episode, we will continue the discussion to management of antiplatelets as well as when to resume both antiplatelets and anticoagulants following a procedure.


HelixTalk Episode #74 - Taking a break: perioperative management of anticoagulants and antiplatelets, Part I

Date posted: February 20, 2018, 6:00 am

In this episode, we will discuss some important factors to consider in management of various anticoagulants. We will also provide agent specific pharmacodynamic and pharmacokinetic based recommendations.


HelixTalk Episode #73 - Don’t go with the flow: how antibiotics cause diarrhea and what you can do about it

Date posted: January 30, 2018, 6:00 am

In this episode, we discuss the efficacy and safety of probiotics for the prevention of antibiotic-associated diarrhea (AAD) and Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea (CDAD).