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Focus On: Thrombolytic Therapy in Acute Ischemic Stroke

Initial management of the stroke patient in the emergency department requires prompt evaluation and stabilization.  
American College Of Emergency Medicine
over 8 years ago
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Polypharmacy in the Elderly

Patients are often admitted to the ICU with an entire list of home medications.   In this episode I talk about the implications and dangers of polypharmacy.   
Jeffrey S. Guy, MD, FACS
over 8 years ago
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Sepsis - Part 1

<div class="postBody">Sepsis is a common cause of death in the intensive care unit.&nbsp; In this episode I present some of the statistics on septic deaths, introduce the definitions, and present the basic science.&nbsp; Part 2 will cover fluid and drug therapy for septic shock.&nbsp; </div>  
Jeffrey S. Guy, MD, FACS
over 8 years ago
5
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Q&A on Post-Operative Chemotherapy for Head/Neck Cancer, by Dr. Ezra Cohen (audio)

<p>Q&amp;A session wtih Dr. Ezra Cohen, medical oncologist from the University of Chicago, after his expert overview of head/neck cancer and specific discussion of role of post-operative chemotherapy.</p>  
Howard (Jack) West, MD
over 8 years ago
6
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Q&A on Post-Operative Chemotherapy for Head/Neck Cancer, by Dr. Ezra Cohen (video)

<p>Q&amp;A session wtih Dr. Ezra Cohen, medical oncologist from the University of Chicago, after his expert overview of head/neck cancer and specific discussion of role of post-operative chemotherapy.</p>  
Howard (Jack) West, MD
over 8 years ago
7
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Post-Operative Chemotherapy for Head/Neck Cancer, by Dr. Ezra Cohen (audio)

<p>Dr. Ezra Cohen, medical oncologist from the University of Chicago, provides expert overview of head/neck cancer and specific discussion of role of post-operative chemotherapy.</p>  
Howard (Jack) West, MD
over 8 years ago
8
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Post-Operative Chemotherapy for Head/Neck Cancer, by Dr. Ezra Cohen (video)

<p>Dr. Ezra Cohen, medical oncologist from the University of Chicago, provides expert overview of head/neck cancer and specific discussion of role of post-operative chemotherapy.</p>  
Howard (Jack) West, MD
over 8 years ago
11
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Case Discussion with Experts, Drs. Julie Brahmer and Greg Riely: Case 1 (audio)

<p><span style="font-family: arial, sans, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; white-space: pre-wrap;">Case discussion with Dr. Julie Brahmer of Johns Hopkins University and Dr. Gregory Riely of Memorial Sloan Kettering, on a case of a woman with poorly differentiated NSCLC, responding well to fist line chemotherapy.</span></p>  
Howard (Jack) West, MD
over 8 years ago
12
1
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Case Discussion with Experts, Drs. Julie Brahmer and Greg Riely: Case 1 (video)

<p><span style="font-family: arial, sans, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; white-space: pre-wrap;">Case discussion with Dr. Julie Brahmer of Johns Hopkins University and Dr. Gregory Riely of Memorial Sloan Kettering, on a case of a woman with poorly differentiated NSCLC, responding well to fist line chemotherapy.</span></p>  
Howard (Jack) West, MD
over 8 years ago
1
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Treating Lung Cancer: Past, Present, and Future (Audio)

This slide presentation by Dr. Ramiswamy Govindan, medical oncologist at Washington University in St. Louis, offers a broad perspective on the history of treating cancer with chemotherapy, our current treatment approaches, and a preview of emerging technologies that are poised to become a more individualized way of treating cancer.  
Howard (Jack) West, MD
over 8 years ago
2
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Treating Lung Cancer: Past, Present, and Future (Video)

This slide presentation by Dr. Ramiswamy Govindan, medical oncologist at Washington University in St. Louis, offers a broad perspective on the history of treating cancer with chemotherapy, our current treatment approaches, and a preview of emerging technologies that are poised to become a more individualized way of treating cancer.  
Howard (Jack) West, MD
over 8 years ago
5
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Cancer Lifeline Lecture - Part 2, Adjuvant Chemo for Early Stage NSCLC (Audio)

This slide presentation is part of a lecture by medical oncologist and lung cancer expert Dr. Jack West, in which he discusses the evidence supporting the current standard of adjuvant (post-operative) chemotherapy to improve survival for patients with early stage, resected NSCLC.  
Howard (Jack) West, MD
over 8 years ago
6
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Cancer Lifeline Lecture - Part 2, Adjuvant Chemo for Early Stage NSCLC (Video)

This slide presentation is part of a lecture by medical oncologist and lung cancer expert Dr. Jack West, in which he discusses the evidence supporting the current standard of adjuvant (post-operative) chemotherapy to improve survival for patients with early stage, resected NSCLC.  
Howard (Jack) West, MD
over 8 years ago
9
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Interview with Dr. Sarita Dubey: Chemotherapy for Early Stage NSCLC (Video)

This interview by medical oncologist Dr. Jack West of Dr. Sarita Dubey, medical oncologist at UCSF Cancer Center, covers the evidence and ongoing questions about the role of chemotherapy in early stage NSCLC.  
Howard (Jack) West, MD
over 8 years ago
10
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Interview with Dr. Sarita Dubey: Chemotherapy for Early Stage NSCLC (Audio)

This interview by medical oncologist Dr. Jack West of Dr. Sarita Dubey, medical oncologist at UCSF Cancer Center, covers the evidence and ongoing questions about the role of chemotherapy in early stage NSCLC.  
Howard (Jack) West, MD
over 8 years ago
13
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Ramalingam on Advanced NSCLC: First Line and Maintenance Therapy (Video)

This interview by medical oncologist Dr. Jack West of Dr. Suresh Ramalingam, medical oncologist at Emory University in Atlanta, covers the evolving first line treatment standards of chemotherapy and targeted therapy for the first line treatment, as well as the emerging issue of maintenance therapy after initial treatment of advanced NSCLC.  
Howard (Jack) West, MD
over 8 years ago
0
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Ramalingam on Advanced NSCLC: First Line and Maintenance Therapy (Audio)

This interview by medical oncologist Dr. Jack West of Dr. Suresh Ramalingam, medical oncologist at Emory University in Atlanta, covers the evolving first line treatment standards of chemotherapy and targeted therapy for the first line treatment, as well as the emerging issue of maintenance therapy after initial treatment of advanced NSCLC.  
Howard (Jack) West, MD
over 8 years ago
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Timing of Maintenance/Second Line Chemotherapy in Advanced NSCLC (Audio)

This slide presentation by medical oncologist and lung cancer expert Dr. Jack West describes the emerging data about the controversial aspects of timing the transition from first line to second line chemotherapy for advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).  
Howard (Jack) West, MD
over 8 years ago
8
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Timing of Maintenance/Second Line Chemotherapy in Advanced NSCLC (Video)

This slide presentation by medical oncologist and lung cancer expert Dr. Jack West describes the emerging data about the controversial aspects of timing the transition from first line to second line chemotherapy for advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).  
Howard (Jack) West, MD
over 8 years ago
13
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Chemotherapy for Second Line Treatment of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) (Audio)

This slide presentation by medical oncologist and lung cancer expert Dr. Jack West describes the development of current standards and anticipated benefits vs. risks of second line chemotherapy for advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).  
Howard (Jack) West, MD
over 8 years ago