#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.

May
24
How should myeloma patients eradicate or reduce diarrhea that may result from Revlimid® (lenalidomide) treatment?
In this week's video, Dr. Brian G.M. Durie presents possible solutions for patients who may experience diarrhea while on Revlimid. BOTTOM LINE: ​ If you have Revlimid-induced diarrhea, talk about(...)
May
02
What is the best diet for myeloma patients?
In this week’s video, Dr. Brian G.M. Durie provides helpful hints for myeloma patients to follow healthful diets. BOTTOM LINE: Eat real food and avoid processed food by preparing fresh foods in the(...)
May
01
Proteasome Inhibitors in Multiple Myeloma
The following are excerpts from the IMF and Medscape Education Oncology CME activity Ask Dr. Durie - Doctors' Edition: Proteasome Inhibitors in Multiple Myeloma.Now available from Medscape are CME(...)
Apr
26
What does it mean for myeloma patients if their Freelite test results show antigen-excess?
In this week’s video, Dr. Brian G.M. Durie explains why a Freelite test may be inaccurate. The BOTTOM LINE: Discuss abnormal Freelite test results with your doctor, and if necessary, test further by(...)
Apr
19
When should a myeloma patient begin treatment?
In this week’s video, Dr. Brian G.M. Durie explains which criteria and tests determine if a patient’s myeloma is smoldering or active.
Apr
12
Should myeloma patients stay on maintenance therapy for several years?
In this week’s video, Dr. Brian G.M. Durie explains that maintenance therapy can prolong remissions and delay relapse. BOTTOM LINE: ​ The BOTTOM LINE: If maintenance therapy is well-tolerated, stick(...)