GRACEcast (treatments-and-support-audio)
Expert oncologists provide brief, distilled summaries of the most central issues in cancer management and emerging approaches for patients and caregivers. The Global Resource for Advancing Cancer Education (GRACE) is committed to providing the knowledge that will help enable the general public to be informed participants in their own care. Visit cancerGRACE.org for more info.

Immunotherapy Forum Video #31: "You know the world is changing when you have to change the rules..." Following presentations on endpoints and biomarkers in cancer immunotherapy, the doctors take questions from the audience.


Dr. Stephanie Harman, Director of Palliative Care at Stanford University Medical Center, reviews the challenges of depression and fatigue related to cancer, and treatment approaches for these issues.


Dr. Stephanie Harman, Director of Palliative Care at Stanford University Medical Center, reviews nausea in the context of cancer, as well as the range of treatment options to manage it.

Direct download: GRACEcast-107_CA-Rx-Audio_Harman_on_Cancer_Nausea.mp3
Category:Treatments-and-Support-Audio -- posted at: 1:49pm PST

Dr. Stephanie Harman, Director of Palliative Care at Stanford University Medical Center, reviews the main types of pain, the range of treatment options for it, and myths and realities of treating patients with opioids for pain management.

Direct download: GRACEcast-106_CA-Rx-Audio_Harman_on_Managing_Pain.mp3
Category:Treatments-and-Support-Audio -- posted at: 12:37am PST

Dr. Stephanie Harman, Director of Palliative Care at Stanford University Medical Center, introduces the concept and goals of palliative care, particularly with a focus on oncology.


Dr. Mario Lacouture, expert dermatologist at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in NYC, reviews management of side effects related to skin, hair, and nails for patients on treatments for cancer treatments that cause dermatologic complications.