Patient Power host and founder, Andrew Schorr, attended two of the biggest 2010 annual medical conferences: The American Urological Association (AUA) meeting in San Francisco, directly followed by the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) in Chicago. While there Andrew interviewed on video several leading Penn Medicine experts about the major breaking news in urology and cancer. You'll hear the latest advances in research and the results of collaborations of top doctors from around the world in Prostate Cancer, Bladder Cancer, Melanoma, Breast Cancer, Proton therapy, Female Urinary Incontinence, and Interstitial Cystitis/Bladder Pain Syndrome. There's also a video on news regarding the importance of exercise for cancer patients. The videos are found below. Find out what the latest news means for you, the patient. You can also submit a question for future programs we hope to produce.
Penn Medicine’s Dr. Kathryn Schmitz discusses the departure from the simple rest and recovery prescription many cancer patients receive after treatment. New evidence suggests cancer patients do better when they avoid inactivity.
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