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Franz Wiesbauer, MD MPH

Franz is the founder and CEO of Medmastery. He is an internist with a specialization in cardiology and a master’s in public health from Johns Hopkins University.
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Why I love to teach


I noticed the bottleneck in learning echo when I was training at the Medical University of Vienna, which is why I founded Medmastery. I wanted to create a platform where medical experts from around the world could help teach clinical skills to address the gaps in continuing education. I’m passionate about teaching and I love taking difficult concepts and making them super easy so that everyone can understand them.

Latest articles with Franz

IT Quiz Answer – Jun 13, 2024

Here are the answers from our weekly Intelligent Thursday quizzes!
4th Jun 2024 • 2m read

IT Quiz Answer – Jun 6, 2024

Here are the answers from our weekly Intelligent Thursday quizzes!
4th Jun 2024 • 1m read

Medmastery’s position on AI: Is it a threat or an opportunity?

Here’s an in-depth look at Medmastery’s journey in adapting to this technology, including the role of AI and its implications. See if it can elevate both our content and the learning experience!
7th Nov 2023 • 4m read

Assigning roles to ChatGPT and other AI

One of the keys to more effective AI prompting is to get specific. Learn how to assign ChatGPT different roles, set styles, fine-tune your language, and refine your message depending on the recipient.
31st Oct 2023 • 1m read

Using ChatGPT to assist with writing a research paper

Enhance your academic writing with AI! Explore how ChatGPT helps you draft your methods section, brainstorm counterargument ideas, and write a compelling conclusion.
30th Oct 2023 • 2m read

ChatGPT made easy: a course designed by clinicians for clinicians

Explore the basics of ChatGPT and master effective prompting. Organizing data, crafting academic content, and simplifying complex topics has never been easier!
30th Oct 2023 • 1m read

Classifying left-sided heart failure

Which is more difficult to diagnose, HFpEF or HFrEF? Learn how to differentiate between diastolic and systolic heart failure.
14th Dec 2022 • 1m read

Treating stage C HFrEF

Learn more about how ACE inhibitors, ARBs, heart failure-specific beta-blockers, diuretics, and aldosterone antagonists can be used to treat stage C HFrEF.
13th Dec 2022 • 1m read

Using IV medications in acute decompensated heart failure

You have a patient who just presented to the ER with heart failure. Your first job is to assess their congestion and their perfusion status so you know how to proceed. Learn more about when you should use IV loop diuretics or vasodilators, and when positive inotropes should be employed.
13th Dec 2022 • 1m read

Assessing perfusion and congestion in heart failure patients

Perfusion and congestion should be quickly assessed in heart failure patients in order to guide treatment. Learn when you should use IV vasodilators and diuretics, and to identify when positive inotropes are indicated.
13th Dec 2022 • 1m read

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