Tag: cancer

Fox Chase Physicians: Visionaries in Cancer Care

Fox Chase Physicians: Visionaries in Cancer Care

By Bryan Wright 0 Comment December 11, 2019

The important thing is that you see each patient as an individual. I think by getting to know the people and being involved in their life, you become a better partner for talking to them about what their values are, understanding what they want to do. The reason I came to Fox Chase was because […]

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Rooster Teeth Animated Adventures – Doctor Free Pants Gavin

Rooster Teeth Animated Adventures – Doctor Free Pants Gavin

By Bryan Wright 100 Comments December 9, 2019

Gavin : I haven’t been sick for years. Always find this, this mental ’cause sometimes if you feel like you’re getting sick and then you give in and you become sick. but the last few times I had that feeling I’ve just been like : “I’m not doing it” and I’ll skip it. Burnie : […]

Medical Cannabis & its Impact on Human Health – Documentary – Marijuana as Medicine

Medical Cannabis & its Impact on Human Health – Documentary – Marijuana as Medicine

By Bryan Wright 2 Comments December 8, 2019

Medical cannabis and its impact on human health it’s truly amazing the number of conditions that respond favorably to cannabis we’re looking at an unacceptable medicine that has no comparison it would appear that cannabis and hemp are one of the first plants that have been grown in agriculture we came out of being hunters […]

Becoming A Doctor Is Not For Everyone

Becoming A Doctor Is Not For Everyone

By Bryan Wright 0 Comment December 7, 2019

So, my name is Anna Brown and I’m a medical student at Duke but working here at the NIH for the year and we’re in the molecular imaging clinic. Which is a clinic that focuses on different types of cancer and developing new imaging agents to look at the cancer. This year I’m focusing on […]

Dr Marco Gerlinger on working with pharmaceutical companies

Dr Marco Gerlinger on working with pharmaceutical companies

By Bryan Wright 0 Comment December 7, 2019

I’m Marco Gerlinger, I’m leading the Translational Oncogenomics Group in the Centre for Evolution and Cancer at The Institute of Cancer Research. We’re working closely with pharma companies first of all to trial their novel drugs in our patients and to at the same time look through detailed molecular analysis into how drug resistance evolves […]

Is Gamma Knife Safe? Penn State Neurosurgery 7

Is Gamma Knife Safe? Penn State Neurosurgery 7

By Bryan Wright 0 Comment December 6, 2019

Gamma Knife radiosurgery is a very effective treatment and there are fewer side effects than with whole brain radiation. So if it was recommended for you, I would certainly recommend proceeding with the treatment.

Scripps Health Internal Medicine Physician Ann Kuo, MD

Scripps Health Internal Medicine Physician Ann Kuo, MD

By Bryan Wright 0 Comment December 4, 2019

>>Ann Kuo, MD: I love my job. The reason is because I am able to take care of patients in my general, internal medicine role as a primary care doctor, but as the oncologic internal medicine service line director for Scripps MD Anderson, I’m able to be a part of the innovation that the MD […]

Gamma Knife Recovery – Penn State Neurosurgery 6

Gamma Knife Recovery – Penn State Neurosurgery 6

By Bryan Wright 0 Comment December 4, 2019

There is little to no downtime following Gamma Knife radiosurgery. Most of our patients leave shortly after the procedure and unable to go back to have lunch, go back be with family and friends. It’s it’s very well tolerated.

Treating Neurological Disorders – Penn State Neurosurgery 3

Treating Neurological Disorders – Penn State Neurosurgery 3

By Bryan Wright 0 Comment December 4, 2019

This could treat a variety of neurologic disorders not just tumors. We also treat vascular malformations that can be quite difficult to treat and also disorders that involve pain. So compression of nerves that can be treated very effectively non-invasively with Gamma Knife.