PodMed – Week of June 12, 2017


Senior man communicating with a male doctor in the office.

This week’s topics include patient monitoring of cancer symptoms and survival, negative impact of alcohol consumption, lymph node dissection in melanoma, and significance of small aneurysms in brain.

0:32 Patient monitoring of cancer symptoms and survival
1:34 Reported to nurse
2:39 Advanced melanoma and lymph node dissection
3:35 Half had dissection and survival observed
4:46 What do sentinel nodes really tell us?
5:06 Small aneurysms in the brain
6:06 Less than 3mm zero percent ruptured
7:07 High blood pressure not considered high risk
7:43 The negative impact of alcohol consumption
8:43 Region specific atrophy
10:01 End

Related blog: https://podblog.blogs.hopkinsmedicine.org/2017/06/12/paying-attention-to-cancer-symptoms/