Tag Archive for: myeloma testing

Path to Empowerment: Multiple Myeloma | Testing

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Living with a multiple myeloma diagnosis exposes you to many tests such bone marrow biopsies and often creates feelings of anxiety.  Hear from a panel of myeloma patient advocates who share their personal experiences, advice, and various resources in addition to myeloma expert, Dr. Douglas Sborov who was able to answer several questions during our Q&A segment.

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Path to Empowerment: Multiple Myeloma | Newly Diagnosed

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Best Practices for Finding Multiple Myeloma Resources

Best Practices for Finding Multiple Myeloma Resources 

Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Essential Myeloma Testing

Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Essential Myeloma Testing 

Myeloma Testing and Treatment: Insist on Better Care

In this podcast, Charise Gleason a nurse practitioner, provides an overview of myeloma. Charise discusses necessary myeloma testing, how test results may affect treatment options, and why patients should ask questions and seek advice from their healthcare team without hesitation.

About the Guest:
Charise Gleason is a nurse practitioner specializing in myeloma and serves as the Advanced Practice Provider Chief at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University. Learn more about Charise, here.


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Myeloma Treatment Decisions: Insist on Essential Testing

In this podcast, myeloma expert Dr. Amrita Krishnan explains the essential testing that should follow a diagnosis, how the results could impact myeloma therapy, and discusses new and emerging treatments.

Dr. Amrita Krishnan is Director of the Judy and Bernard Briskin Center for Multiple Myeloma Research at City of Hope in Duarte, CA. Learn more about Dr. Krishnan: https://www.cityofhope.org/people/krishnan-amrita.


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Tag Archive for: myeloma testing

Your Path to Empowerment: Multiple Myeloma | Testing

This Patient Empowerment Network event is the second of our Path to Empowerment Series. There are many resources for myeloma patients including websites, educational literature, expert interviews, however we often miss the patient experience.

Join us for a patient-centered webinar and live Q&A session with a myeloma specialist as we discuss the role of testing in your myeloma care, the process of waiting on results, bone marrow biopsy experiences and more.

You can submit your questions during the webinar, send them to question@powerfulpatients.org or directly on the registration page.

Watch online on Tuesday, March 1st (9:30 AM PT, 12:30 PM ET).

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This program provides perspectives from multiple patients. Please talk to your own doctor to make healthcare decisions that are right for you. 


Host

Lisa Hatfield

Guests

Douglas Sborov, MD, MS Paul GaterJack Aiello

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