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Christian Bermudez, MD, reviews extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) as a bridging technology for lung transplantation (LTX).
J. Eduardo Rame, MD, provides a definition and algorithm for successful ECMO weaning to recovery and reviews weaning to LVAD and transplant.
Sameer Khandhar, MD, evaluates the current treatment of acute pulmonary embolism (PE), and their use in the context EMCO therapy.
Saar Gill, MD, examines CART therapy for CLL, B-cell lymphoma and ALL, and reviews relevant clinical reports from ASH 2016.
Edward Stadtmauer, MD, examines the current state of therapy for the hematological malignancies as reported at ASCO 2016 and ASH 2015
David J Vaughn, MD reviews the genitourinary malignancies in the context of recent findings from ASCO 2016.
Recent Clinical Briefings
The Abramson Cancer CenterResearchers at Penn Medicine and the Abramson Cancer Center are participating in a multi-center study to compare double umbilical cord blood (dUCB) transplantation and haploidentical stem cell transplantation ...
Department of Radiation Oncology • Mesothelioma and Pleural ProgramResearchers at Penn Medicine are investigating the addition of photodynamic therapy (PDT) to lung-sparing radical pleurectomy and postoperative chemotherapy for the treatment ...
Penn Medicine News
Greg J. Bashaw, PhD, a professor of Neuroscience at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, has been awarded research funding under a novel, multi-year pilot program from the National Institute of Neurological ...
Internationally recognized oncologist Lawrence N. Shulman, MD, FACP, a professor of Medicine in the Perelman School of Medicine and deputy director for clinical services of the Abramson Cancer Center at the University of Pennsylvania, ...