New Treatments for Multiple Myeloma

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In Memoriam: "After a courageous six-year battle with myeloma, Lisa Considine (the patient featured in this program) died on Feb. 27, 2013. Her words of encouragement and positive spirit, however, should continue to offer hope to others. Our thoughts and prayers are with Lisa and her family." 

—Dr. Thomas Martin, Lisa's physician

Myeloma, a cancer of the blood, can be difficult to cure. In this podcast, Dr. Thomas Martin from UCSF Medical Center explains how new and developing treatments for multiple myeloma are helping patients to live longer and fuller lives. He is joined by his patient Lisa, who shares her journey--from diagnosis to life after treatment.

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