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BrainWaves: A Neurology Podcast

Oct 31, 2017

If you don't think zombies exist, this episode might convince you otherwise. Two neurologists discuss the history and the neuroscience behind zombie-ism, and the reality of it, in this week's special installment of BrainWaves.

Our zombie producer is Dr. James E. Siegler with the help of zombie expert, Dr. Brian...


Oct 26, 2017

Last week, we talked about the "why" of brain death. This week, the "how." Again, Jim Siegler is joined by Dr. Joshua Levine and Mike Rubenstein for the second part of the brain death series.

Produced by James E. Siegler and Michael Rubenstein. Music by Chris Zabriskie, Hyson, Kai Engel, and Lee Rosevere. Voiceover...


Oct 19, 2017

Brain death, you'd be surprised to know, has its roots in non-neurologic specialties. Specialties like pulmonary critical care, cardiology, and transplant surgery. How the term was conceived, why it was needed, and what it means in our current practice of medicine will be the focus of this week's BrainWaves episode....


Oct 12, 2017

Most people never get meningitis. For those who do, it is rare to experience it more than once. But if it recurs, red flags should be going up. Dr. Jon Rosenberg joins Jim Siegler this week in a discussion about the causes and management of recurrent meningitis.

Produced by James E. Siegler. Music by Lee Rosevere,...


Oct 5, 2017

Dr. David Coughlin returns for this week's Teaching Through Clinical Cases to discuss the management of a delirious patient with a hyperkinetic movement disorder.

Produced by James E. Siegler. Music by Hyson, Josh Woodward, Komiku and Peter Rudenko. BrainWaves' podcasts and online content are intended for medical...