Audio-Digest Foundation Announces the Release of Oncology Volume 04, Issue 17: Highlights From Future Directions: Palliative Medicine and Supportive Oncology 2013 - Part 2

David M. Peereboom, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, and Director of Clinical Research, Brain Tumor and Neuro-Oncology Center, Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Institute, Cleveland, OH, presented on Symptoms Associated with CNS malignancies and Leptomeningeal Metastases. Walter F. Baile, MD, Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, presented on Antidepressants and Cancer.

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Glendale, CA (PRWEB) December 25, 2013

Audio-Digest Foundation announces the release of Oncology Volume 04, Issue 17: Highlights from Future Directions: Palliative Medicine and Supportive Oncology 2013- Part 2.

The goal of this program is to improve palliative or supportive care of patients with cancer. After hearing and assimilating this program, the clinician will be better able to:

1. Anticipate symptoms associated with certain types, locations, and treatments of central nervous system (CNS) malignancies.
2. Prescribe appropriate therapies for symptoms of CNS malignancies.
3. Manage treatment of patients with metastases to the leptomeninges.
4. Differentiate clinical depression from other disorders with similar presentation in cancer patients.
5. Choose anti-depressant drugs that treat concomitant conditions as well as depression.    

The original programs were presented by David M. Peereboom, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, and Director of Clinical Research, Brain Tumor and Neuro-Oncology Center, Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Institute, Cleveland, OH. Walter F. Baile, MD, Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston.

Audio-Digest Foundation, the largest independent publisher of Continuing Medical Education in the world, records over 10,000 hours of lectures every year in anesthesiology, emergency medicine, family practice, gastroenterology, general surgery, internal medicine, neurology, obstetrics/gynecology, oncology, ophthalmology, orthopaedics, otolaryngology, pediatrics, psychology, and urology, by the leading medical researchers at the top laboratories, universities, and institutions.

Recent researchers have hailed from Harvard, Cedars-Sinai, Mayo Clinic, UCSF, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, The University of Kansas Medical Center, The University of California, San Diego, The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, The University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and many others.

Out of these cutting-edge programs, Audio-Digest then chooses the most clinically relevant, edits them for clarity, and publishes them either every week or every two weeks.

In addition, Audio-Digest publishes subscription series in conjunction with leading medical societies: DiabetesInsight with The American Diabetes Association, ACCEL with The American College of Cardiology, Continuum Audio with The American Academy of Neurology, and Journal Watch Audio General Medicine with Massachusetts Medical Society.

For 60 years, the global medical community of doctors, nurses, physician assistants, and other medical professionals around the world has subscribed to Audio-Digest specialty series in order to remain current in their specialties as well as to maintain their Continuing Education requirements with the most cutting-edge, independent, and unbiased continuing medical education (CME).

Long a technical innovator, Audio-Digest was the first to produce audio medical education programs and the first to produce in-car medical education. Currently, its subscription and annual products are available on CD and MP3, as well as iPhone, iPad, and Android apps.


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