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Description:Dr. Jorge Cortes of MD Anderson Cancer Center provides an overview of the current available treatments for myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs). He discusses the ultimate goal of treatment, elimination...
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Dr. Jorge Cortes of MD Anderson Cancer Center provides an overview of the current available treatments for myeloproliferat​ive neoplasms (MPNs). He discusses the ultimate goal of treatment, elimination of the disease, which is difficult to do, and the goal thereafter—cont​rol the symptoms or the problem the patient is having. Dr. Cortes goes on to di...
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MPN expert, Dr. Jorge Cortes, from MD Anderson Cancer Center helps viewers to understand JAK in relation to myeloproliferat​ive neoplasms. What exactly is JAK? How does JAK function? And what are JAK inhibitors? Produced in association with MD Anderson Cancer Center Get email alerts | http://www.p... Subscribe on You...
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MD Anderson Cancer Center expert, Dr. Jorge Cortes, provides clinical insight on how a phlebotomy is performed and its advantages in early disease. Dr. Cortes helps us understand the risks of repeating phlebotomy and when other options should be considered. Mayo Clinic expert, Dr. Ruben Mesa, follows up by commenting on an Italian study focusing on...
by:patientpower | 16 views
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Aspirin can reduce blood clots and, therefore, aid in the prevention of thrombocythemia. MPN expert Dr. Jorge Cortes of MD Anderson Cancer Center explains the role of aspirin in the treatment of myeloproliferat​ive neoplasms (MPNs). Produced in association with MD Anderson Cancer Center Get email alerts | http://www.p......
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Patients who participate in clinical trials not only have an opportunity to receive the latest treatments, but allow research to move forward for everyone. In this interview, from the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation​'s 2014 BMT Tandem Meetings in Grapevine, Texas, Dr. Sergio Gir...
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For many, it's hard to understand why you would wait to treat cancer. CLL experts, Dr. Michael Keating and Dr. Januario Castro, explain why it's necessary and beneficial to watch and wait with CLL. Dr. Castro shares the reasoning behind waiting to treat the condition, including lack of symptoms as well as side effects and toxicities. Dr. Keating e...
by:patientpower | 14 views
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Dr. Noopur Raje, Director of the Center for Multiple Myeloma at Massachusetts General Hospital, reviews promising treatments for the management of multiple myeloma, including proteasome inhibitors and monoclonal antibodies. Dr. Raje discusses the efficacy of recently approved drugs and addresses alternative treatments to standard myeloma medicines....
by:patientpower | 30 views
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As part of the Ask the Expert series on myeloproliferat​ive conditions from our partner, the Patient Empowerment Network, Dr. Srdan Verstovsek explains what is known about how a patient may have gotten a "moon"​; and whether it runs in families. The Ask the Expert series is sponsored through an education grant to the Patient Empowerment N...
by:patientpower | 51 views
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What tests and examinations are needed to determine if a patients has an MPN and, if so, which one? Dr. Srdan Verstovsek, a world-renowned expert at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, explains how MPN is diagnosed. The Ask the Expert series is sponsored through an education grant to the Patient Empowerment Network from Incyte Corporation. ...
by:patientpower | 49 views
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After a month of feeling very ill, Sandra Snipes' husband Vern insisted that she make an appointment to see her doctor. The doctor's visit turned into a stay in the hospital and eventually a myelofibrosis diagnosis. Sandra and Vern share their journey, from diagnosis to treatment, and discuss how they coped with each step of the process together, a...
by:patientpower | 54 views
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Description:Patient Power provides easy-to-understand updates for people living with cancer, their families, and their doctors. We also provide inspiring interviews with mentor patients. Videos are shot at medical conferences, town meetings we produce, and virtually and produced in multiple languages for worldwide audiences.
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