IMF TV

From our weekly series “Ask Dr. Durie” to comprehensive news from key cancer medical conferences around the world, IMF-TV is your all-access ticket to critical myeloma research, patient education and guidance. Check back often for regularly updated content. 

Apr
20
What is the role of high-dose melphalan with autologous stem cell transplant (ASCT) in 2017?
In this week’s video, Dr. Brian Durie discusses the value of ASCT even with the use of newer drug regimens. BOTTOM LINE: ​ We still value high-dose melphalan with ASCT in 2017. Have a question?(...)
Apr
13
Which type of chromosome damage can predispose a family member to myeloma?
In this week’s video, Dr. Brian Durie explains how certain variations in genes may predispose a person to myeloma. BOTTOM LINE: ​Stay tuned to learn the latest on research regarding myeloma(...)
Apr
12
Bob and Judy Nist
In December 2014, Bob Nist developed a rash on his chest. After it did not go away, the dermatologist sent Bob to an oncologist, and Bob was diagnosed with smoldering myeloma. After emailing his(...)
Apr
12
Deb and Leonard Lacey
Deb Lacey visited an endocrinologist for another health issue, and after undergoing a number of tests at this doctor, she learned that she not only had thyroid cancer, but a high-level of protein in(...)
Apr
12
David Waits
David Waits woke up early at 4:30 a.m. to begin his work day with the hopes of being able to get to an afternoon golf tournament. However, that afternoon, he experienced extreme back pain and decided(...)
Apr
11
Julia and Pat Pallentino
As a Nurse Practitioner, Julia Pallentino felt that her recurrent back pain was no cause for alarm. In 2011, a couple months before a planned vacation, the pain began to get worse and her(...)