'What would you do if this were your family member?'
In this edition, we conclude our 3-part series about having hard conversations with patients as a trainee. This week's case poses the following question: "What would you do if this were your family member?"
Ilana Yurkiewicz, MD, Blood & Cancer cohost and producer of the Clinical Correlation segment, is joined by the two residents who have been behind the Blood & Cancer show notes from the beginning, Emily Bryer, DO, and Ronak Mistry, DO, both of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.
David H. Henry, MD, editor in chief of MDedge Hematology-Oncology and the host of Blood & Cancer, joins the podcast to talk about whether multiple myeloma patients with should receive maintenance therapy until progression.
- Dr. Henry's on difficult conversations (01:15 )
- This week in Oncology (04:17 )
- Difficult conversations for trainees part III (06:37 )
- This week in Oncology
- Ilana Yurkiewicz, MD
- Dr. Yurkiewicz is a fellow in hematology and oncology at Stanford (Calif.) University.
- Hard Questions
- Emily Bryer, DO
- Ronak Mistry, DO
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