Understanding MPNs: Making Informed Decisions About Care for You or a Loved One

June 24, 2017


 


 

 

 

An in-person and online audience of MPN patients and their caregivers joined us at a recent town meeting at the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University to hear the latest treatment and research news, inspiring stories of people living well with MPNs, tips for effective communication with a healthcare team and more.

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Letting Go of the Guilt: Physician Perspective on Second Opinions

Patients often struggle with the decision to seek an opinion elsewhere. Watch as two physician specialists weigh in on this important decision.

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Factors to Consider When Choosing Treatment for ET, PV and MF

At a recent town meeting in Chicago, Dr. Brady Stein helps viewers understand what should be considered when choosing a treatment plan for those with ET, PV and MF.

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What Tests Are Used to Diagnose Myeloproliferative Neoplasms (MPNs)?

As part of a recent MPN town meeting in partnership with Lurie Cancer Center, Drs. Brady Stein and Naveen Pemmaraju discuss how the MPNs—ET, PV, and MF—are diagnosed, including a thorough explanation of bone marrow biopsy.

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Session 2 Replay - Understanding MPNs: Making Informed Decisions About Care for You or a Loved One

At a recent town meeting, renowned MPN experts as well as patient advocates discuss tips and strategies for living well with an MPN.

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Session 1 Replay - Understanding MPNs: Making Informed Decisions About Care for You or a Loved One

At a recent MPN town meeting at the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University, renowned MPN experts spoke about current treatment approaches, developing research, and how to get involved in a clinical trial.

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Hosts & Guests
Hosts

Patient Advocate and Host


Guests

Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine – Hematology / Oncology Feinberg School of Medicine




Project Manager, myMPN


This town meeting was sponsored by Incyte Corporation. It was produced by Patient Power in partnership with the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University.



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