#AskDrDurie

Learn about the latest myeloma research. Get a front row seat at the most critical medical meetings. Watch Dr. Brian Durie, IMF Chairman, address issues that are important to the entire myeloma community. IMF TV brings it all to you.

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
06
What is the best way to manage recurrent lung infections?
In this week’s video, Dr. Brian Durie explains some the different causes of lung infections and how to possibly treat each kind. BOTTOM LINE: ​ Discuss with your doctor how to treat recurrent lung(...)
Mar
30
If frontline therapies do not produce a full response, will ASCT do so?
In this week’s video, Dr. Brian Durie answers a patient’s concern about when and if to undergo an ASCT. BOTTOM LINE: ​ Talk to your doctors about all the risks versus benefits of an ASCT in your case(...)
Mar
16
Is a low white blood cell count common in smoldering multiple myeloma?
​In this week’s video, Dr. Brian Durie explores the complications that can occur during the MGUS and smoldering myeloma stages of disease. BOTTOM LINE: Discuss any complications with your doctor,(...)
Feb
16
What diet do you recommend?
In this week’s video, Dr. Brian G.M. Durie explains the importance of eating real food as opposed to eating too much sugar and/or processed food. . BOTTOM LINE: ​ To avoid anxiety about your diet,(...)
Feb
09
Why do my kappa and lambda levels stay low even with treatment?
In this video, Dr. Brian GM Durie explains why kappa and lambda levels typically decrease for myeloma patients. BOTTOM LINE: ​ While lambda and kappa levels may lower, it’s usually not concerning.(...)