Advertisement


Eduardo Bruera, MD, on Cachexia Assessment and Management State of the Art

2015 Palliative Care in Oncology Symposium

Advertisement

Eduardo Bruera, MD, of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, discusses exciting developments in the assessment and management of cachexia, as well as a number of emerging pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic interventions (Abstract 67).



Related Videos

Palliative Care

Jennifer S. Temel, MD's Expert Perspective: Palliative Care in 2015

As Steering Committee Chair of this year’s symposium, Jennifer S. Temel, MD, of Massachusetts General Hospital, discusses the goals and highlights of the meeting.

Palliative Care

Eric Roeland, MD: Toward Better Treatment for Cachexia

Given the challenges of recruiting patients for palliative care studies, Eric Roeland, MD, of the University of California, San Diego, discusses a way to increase the participation...

Pain Management
Palliative Care
Symptom Management
Integrative Oncology

Lorenzo Cohen, MD, on Acupuncture and Other Nondrug Pain Management Techniques

Lorenzo Cohen, MD, of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, discusses nonpharmacologic approaches to symptom control. Techniques such as acupuncture for managing pain ...

Palliative Care

Lawrence H. Einhorn, MD, on Palliative Radiation for Advanced Cancer and Symptomatic Bone Metastases

Lawrence H. Einhorn, MD, of Indiana University Simon Cancer Center, discusses the ways in which a dedicated palliative radiation consult service can improve the quality of palliati...

Palliative Care

Diane Portman, MD, on Integrating Palliative Care in Cancer Treatment

Diane Portman, MD, of Moffitt Cancer Center, discusses clinical pathways that embed palliative care along the spectrum of care for a variety of cancer disease states.

Advertisement

Advertisement



;
Advertisement