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Medical Cases Podcast

Welcome to Medical Cases Podcast!

We are a medical variety show hosted by Jordan Kapper, MD. 

"Kapper" is an ER doctor and CEO of Carenade Health.



Aug 29, 2016

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Remember in medical school when you were taught to treat the patient and not the numbers? It sounded so good, right? So why are we so aggressive with treating fever in patients with sepsis? This episode reviews the article "Acetaminophen for Fever in Critically Ill...

Aug 20, 2016


The topic of this lecture is how to approach a Rapid Response in the hospital. The website has a PDF version of the RAPID RESPONSE CHECKLIST that you can download/print/laminate. There are three sections:

  1. Information
  2. Actions
  3. Differential Dx


While the topic is short, the general theme is one that I will continue to...

Aug 15, 2016

Episode #2

A knowledge pearl episode with a short case seen during intern year of residency. These three clinical entities all share a common theme; they develop quickly and need definitive management within minutes. 


Fentanyl rigid chest syndrome: chest wall/abdominal/masseter rigidity following the administration...

Aug 15, 2016

Motivated by the podcast greats in the EM world; the very first episode of MCP. 

What inspired this podcast was a month long elective ER/ICU rotation during my second year of residency. In preparation for rounding and doing H/P's in Spanish I wanted to improve my medical vocabulary. I listened to a lot of medical...