Audio long read: What Turkey ’s earthquake tells us about the science of seismic forecasting
Last month, a magnitude-7.8 earthquake struck Turkey and Syria, killing an estimated 50,000 people. Two decades ago, researchers suggested that an earthquake in this area was likely, but exactly where and when it would strike were unknown.This shows both the promise — and limitations — of the science of earthquake forecasting. Years of research suggest that it may be impossible to predict exactly when an earthquake will occur. As a result, many in the field have now shifted to identifying high risk fault segments to help policymakers take steps to avoid death and destruction.This is an audio version of our Feature...
Source: Nature Podcast - March 31, 2023 Category: Science Authors: Springer Nature Limited Source Type: podcasts

Ep346: Social Media Presentation at #Wonca2015
Social Media Presentation on October 23, 2015 at Wonca Europe Conference in Istanbul, Turkey (Source: Doctor Anonymous Live)
Source: Doctor Anonymous Live - October 24, 2015 Category: General Medicine Authors: DrMikeSevilla Tags: Health Source Type: podcasts

Ep345: Live from #Wonca2015
Dr. Mike Sevilla interviews Dr. Kyle Hoedebecke live from Istanbul, Turkey at the 2015 Wonca Europe Conference. We talk about the conference, recap the 2015 Polaris Pre-conference before the AAFP Global Health Conference, and promoting the 2016 Wonca World Conference in Rio de Janerio, Brazil (Source: Doctor Anonymous Live)
Source: Doctor Anonymous Live - October 24, 2015 Category: General Medicine Authors: DrMikeSevilla Tags: Health Source Type: podcasts

Safety from Syria
UN Refugee Agency High Commissioner António Guterres described the Syrian crisis this week as the great tragedy of the century, a "disgraceful humanitarian calamity with suffering and displacement unparalleled in recent history." Every 15 seconds a Syrian seeks refuge in neighbouring countries. UNHCR spokesperson Andrej Mahecic describes a typical refugee's journey from the stricken country and how their health needs are addressed when they reach refugee camps and host communities in Jordan, Lebanon, and Turkey. See also: http://www.bmj.com/content/347/bmj.f5413 (Source: The BMJ Podcast)
Source: The BMJ Podcast - September 30, 2013 Category: General Medicine Authors: BMJ Group Source Type: podcasts

ASFH Smoke Gets in Your Eyes
Guest: Dilek Dursun Altinors, MDAssociate ProfessorBaskent UniversityAnkara, Turkey (Source: As Seen From Here)
Source: As Seen From Here - August 20, 2006 Category: Opthalmology Authors: JYoungMD at gmail.com Source Type: podcasts

ASFH Staining Vitreous with Triamcinolone
Paper Discussed: Staining of vitreous with triamcinolone acetonide in retained lens surgery with phacofragmentationSuleyman Kaynak, Lider Celik, MD, Nilufer Kocak, MD, F. Hakan Oner, Tulin Kaynak, MD, Guray CingilJournal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery 2006 January; 32:56–59Guest: Lider Celik, M.D.OphthalmologistRetina Center Izmir, Turkey (Source: As Seen From Here)
Source: As Seen From Here - April 23, 2006 Category: Opthalmology Authors: JYoungMD at gmail.com Source Type: podcasts