Case Series

Management of Elderly and Frail Patients with Comorbidities and Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS): A Case Study
Management of Elderly and Frail Patients with Comorbidities and Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS): A Case Study
CME, CPE
Moreno Festuccia, MD
Release Date: June 26, 2015
Expiration Date: June 26, 2016
Join Moreno Festuccia, MD, in a discussion of the appropriate management of elderly, poor performance status MDS patients. Using a real-world case, he will assist you in navigating the diagnosis and risk assessment of a newly diagnosed, elderly MDS patient, appropriate treatment planning tailored to the individual patient’s risk factors, appropriate monitoring, reassessment of risk and strategies to treat the patient accordingly while providing care that also focuses on quality of life throughout the life cycle of the disease.

Provided by MediCom Worldwide, Inc.
This activity is supported by an educational grant from Celgene Corporation
View Only, CE ExpiredView Only, No Credit
 
The Significance of Iron Chelation Therapy in Lower Risk MDS
The Significance of Iron Chelation Therapy in Lower Risk MDS
CME, CPE
Azra Raza, MD
Release Date: April 22, 2015
Expiration Date: April 22, 2016
Join Azra Raza, MD, professor of medicine and director of the MDS Center at Columbia University in New York City as she presents a very common case of an elderly female patient who is diagnosed with MDS and elevated iron in a discussion of which MDS patients may benefit most from iron chelation therapy and why.

Provided by MediCom Worldwide, Inc.
This activity is supported by an educational grant from Celgene Corporation
View Only, CE ExpiredView Only, No Credit
 
How do I treat an elderly patient with low-risk MDS?
How do I treat an elderly patient with low-risk MDS?
CME, CPE
Eric Padron, MD
Release Date: July 17, 2014
Expiration Date: July 17, 2015

Dr. Padron discusses the initial diagnosis and prognosis of a low-risk, elderly MDS patient and navigating treatment and management considerations based on her risk factors.

Provided by MediCom Worldwide, Inc.
This activity is supported by an educational grant from Celgene Corporation.
View Only, CE ExpiredView Only, No Credit
 
Decision Making for Older Patients with High-Risk MDS
Decision Making for Older Patients with High-Risk MDS
CPE
Jaroslaw Maciejewski, MD, PhD
Release Date: April 30, 2014
Expiration Date: April 30, 2015
Join Dr. Jaroslaw Maciejewski, professor of medicine at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, in a discussion of the presentation, history, lab results, staging, cytogenetic risks, and treatment planning of a newly diagnosed 72-year-old IPSS intermediate-2 patient.

Provided by MediCom Worldwide, Inc.
This activity is supported by an educational grant from Celgene Corporation.
View Only, CE ExpiredView Only, No Credit
 

Managing MDS would like to recognize and thank Celgene Corporation for their educational support of ManagingMDS.com

©2017 MediCom Worldwide, Inc. All rights reserved