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Episode 167: An uncommonly good podcast about the common cold

In episode 167, we welcome back Bruce Arroll who, as he commonly does, helps us talk about common conditions and in this case it is the common cold. We discuss common diagnoses, common treatments and uncommonly, we pretty much agree with everything he has to say about this common ailment. 

Show notes

1) Intranasal zinc for the common cold

J Prim Health Care 2009;1:134-9

2) Phenylpropanolamine and stroke

N Engl J Med 2000;343:1826-32

3) Rapid response – letter BMJ on rebound from nasal decongestants


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