Improving Myeloma Outcomes
Video Categories: Hematological Malignancies
Dr. Ajai Chari discusses the ultimate goal of improving therapy for myeloma patients. He mentions the COMPASS study, which is working to collect a database of clinical and scientific information on 1000 patients. In the interim, there are some clues, such as an understanding of certain high-molecular-risk patients and some evidence of certain subgroups that have increased response to some new drugs. This allows physicians to be more selective for those who are most likely to benefit from certain therapies.
January 10, 2019
Dr Morganna Freeman discusses some of the ways immunotherapy has changed cancer care, including the expectation for long-term survival and how to treat patients in remission.
October 7, 2016
Dr Sunil Verma identifies how he makes treatment decisions for his patients, noting that he tends to use endocrine treatments instead of chemotherapy.