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Ves Dimov, M.D.
medicine 14,390 followers
MT @TomBurtonWSJ: The new Gilead drug for hepatitis C, Harvoni, gets FDA approved. Oh, at $94,500 per treatment bit.ly/1D1Gbej
3 Benefits of Healthcare Tweet Chats buff.ly/1rl6kfj
MT @MedChiefs: Great poster from @UChicagoMed resident Lindsey Esch, about the new Intern Ambulatory Boot Camp #MedEd bit.ly/1xz269B
A beginner’s guide to Tweetchats buff.ly/1xy4nBM
MT @CCF_IMCHIEFS: With a 93% board pass rate, CCFIMRP remains a national leader in internal medicine training!! Congrats! @abbyCCim
MT @WPLGLocal10: 16-YO girl, 12-YO girl arrested for social media threats made against Coral Springs schools bit.ly/1q8T7XP
Could you be a star blogger or vlogger? The Guardian features successful bloggers, still in high school buff.ly/1yWcwEO
How to Make the Most of A National Scientific Conference buff.ly/1yW7gRi
Anaphylaxis - top articles for October 2014 buff.ly/1qx7dl2
How to share up to 4 photos in a single Tweet buff.ly/1C0VjWI - Great for conference posters,etc.
Physiological Approach to Assessment of Acid–Base Disturbances — NEJM 2014 buff.ly/1oU35vN
Healthcare social media #HCSM - top articles goo.gl/fb/rPJXCM
Heavily armed drug cops raid retiree’s garden, seize okra plants - mistaken for cannabis - Washington Post buff.ly/1yPJ9nt
Does pneumococcal vaccine help? PCV13 (Prevnar) does, but evidence for PPSV 23 (Pneumovax) is weaker buff.ly/1xsZjyC
Wrapped in Plastic: Preparing for Ebola - In Focus - The Atlantic buff.ly/1riTlLd
Was Louis Pasteur right when he said: "It is the microbes who will have the last word"? buff.ly/1riTjD4
Z Is For Zebra — 90 Percent Of The Time | FiveThirtyEight buff.ly/1yPJ0Ag
"In all of Liberia, there were only 51 doctors in 2010, and many of them have since died of Ebola" buff.ly/1yPJ1nS
1976: Scientists started "looking for the nearest river to the virus its name. It was the Ebola river." buff.ly/1xsZ9HC
Nobel Laureate Moser: ′We built our lab from scratch. It′s like our third child′ buff.ly/1oU2wlL
1976 Ebola discovery: "The virus that we had spent so much time searching for was very big, very long and worm-like" buff.ly/1yLxaHD
1976: "one animal after the next began to die. We began to realise that the sample contained something quite deadly" buff.ly/1vOyi9L
'Instagram for doctors' to be launched in Europe buff.ly/1yLvTAk - Will be just as successful as "Facebook for doctors", etc.
Roasted Peppers | David Lebovitz buff.ly/1oP4YK0
Google+ isn't Going Anywhere, Says New Chief buff.ly/1oP4x2A
Research idea: Evaluate content of Twitter conversations labeled #asthma #allergy #foodallergy buff.ly/1sdZIpv
Finally, a $100 Tablet Worth Buying - Amazon’s Fire HD 6 - WSJ buff.ly/1s8KpNx
RT @Telegraph: 'Computers are getting smarter. We’re not.' Sir Tim Berners-Lee bit.ly/1t2ZOBj bit.ly/1t2ZL8G
RT @MiamiNewTimes: Study: Miami Beach will experience 45 floods a year by 2030, 260 by 2045. bit.ly/1t2ZLFG bit.ly/1t2ZIKa
"I would have ZERO trouble convincing promotions committee that a high visibility blog qualifies" for acad promotion buff.ly/1vOvqtx
Certain Meds, Driving Can Be Deadly Mix - FDA: nonprescription antihistamines, anti-diarrheals, anti-nausea meds buff.ly/1vOuN34
Tests Less Scary for Children When Clowns Are There buff.ly/1xnmBGd - Children who had a fear of clowns (coulrophobia) were excluded
Tinnitus - 2014 Clinical Practice Guideline buff.ly/1BKJpQQ
Prozac "Revolution in a Capsule" - Retro Report by The New York Times goo.gl/fb/zVrHjW
How mozzarella became the perfect pizza cheese buff.ly/1s5QZpg
“Sleep is the finisher on learning. Brain is ready to process and categorize and solidify what you’ve been studying" buff.ly/1vKNe8S
How to Learn - student of foreign language should go to bed early to get the most retention, review in the morning buff.ly/1xjG2je
Better Ways to Learn - try distributed learning, or “spacing,” buff.ly/1vKMT5R
First step toward better learning is to simply change your study environment from time to time buff.ly/1xjFAkZ buff.ly/1xjFAl4
Better Ways to Learn - “The brain wants variation. It wants to move, it wants to take periodic breaks.” buff.ly/1s6Qqux
FODMAPs include Fructose, Lactose, Fructans: Soluble fiber, Galactans in beans, Polyols: sugar alcohols (sweeteners) buff.ly/1BKFsM0
Fodmaps are sugars that draw water into GI tract (fermentable oligosaccharides, disaccharides, monosacch, polyols) buff.ly/1rT8vdT
The Eiffel Tower gets a new glass floor | Photos | The Big Picture buff.ly/1vKKFUi
MT @JohnMoralesNBC6 It may be Oct, but sun in S Florida is strongest in continental US. Protect yourself from UV rays bit.ly/1s59vOB
What Causes Bad Breath (Halitosis)? bit.ly/1s587vq
Apply the “billboard test”: imagine that anything you tweet is going to be put up on a sign for the world to see. buff.ly/1s21b0N
On a basic level, Twitter gets people, including non-­traditional audiences, reading your work buff.ly/1oK9rhc
Look for Powerful tweets that supply original analysis, theoretical insight or historical context buff.ly/1vId8rz
Using social media offers a host of practical benefits to the modern academic or public intellectual. buff.ly/1xi7PAu
Open-cockpit racing leads to head injuries - Formula One is an inherently dangerous sport buff.ly/ZptTxp