Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL): How do we Manage Patients During COVID-19?
Released Oct 28, 2020
We discuss the management of patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) with Dr. Michel Pavic, who is a Medical Oncologist and Chief of the Hemato-Oncology department at the Centre intégré universitaire de santé et de services sociaux de l’Estrie – Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Sherbrooke and an assistant professor in the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences at the Université de Sherbrooke. The Canadian recommendations for treating CLL during COVID-19 can be found here: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7339858/pdf/conc-27-e332.pdf
Virtual Patient ManagemenT: MANAGING PATIENTS WITH Inflammatory Arthritis
Released October 23, 2020
We discuss the virtual management of patients with inflammatory arthritis with Rheumatologist, Dr. Janet Pope, who is a Professor of Medicine in the Division of Rheumatology, Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University of Western Ontario.
The opioid epidemic in Canada: What can we do?
Released October 22, 2020
Pharmacists, Dr. Ross Tsuyuki (professor and chair of the Department of Pharmacology in the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry at the University of Alberta) and Mark Barnes (Owner of Respect Rx Pharmacies in Ottawa), discuss the opioid epidemic in Canada and use of naloxone to prevent death from opioid overdose. The naloxone guidelines for pharmacists can be found here: https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/pdf/10.1177/1715163520949973
covid-19: playing sports safely
Released October 14, 2020
Dr. Ray Deonandan, Canadian epidemiologist, assistant director, and associate professor at the University of Ottawa, discusses how to more safely play sports with others during the COVID-19 pandemic.