A Figure 1 podcast
A Figure 1 podcast

DDx: A Podcast About How Doctors Think

DDx is medical shorthand for differential diagnosis, and this is a podcast about how doctors think and learn on the job. It’s hosted by Dr. Raj Bhardwaj and is produced by Figure 1, the global knowledge-sharing platform for medicine.

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Episode 3


Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome and a Trip Across State Lines

When an ultrasound discovers something unexpected β€” hypoplastic left heart syndrome, a major fetal cardiac anomaly β€” a patient is put on a cross-state journey that she never planned for.

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The information shared in DDx is not intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. It is provided for educational purposes only.

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Meet some of the most unique patients in the world, as well as the physicians who worked to solve their mysterious and debilitating rare bone diseases. In this season of the DDx podcast, we explore the complex world of rare bone diseases and how advances in medical research are offering patients more options and more hope.

Catch up on season 7

Meet three obstetricians who perform an essential medical procedure: abortion. Learn about their patients and how abortion affects both physical and mental health. From a molar pregnancy to fetal chromosomal abnormalities, these stories illustrate the life-saving impact of abortion, and its necessity within healthcare.

About DDx

DDx is medical shorthand for differential diagnosis, a system of analysis designed to identify the root cause of complex patient symptoms. This is a medical podcast about how doctors think and learn on the job β€” exploring complex areas of medicine and difficult medical cases. The show is hosted by Dr. Raj Bhardwaj and produced by Figure 1.