Approaches to Managing Melanoma
Melanoma experts from Memorial Sloan-Kettering explain why this disease requires different treatment approaches than other skin cancers.
Runtime: 15:00 minutes Published: 05/08/2012 - 1:56 PM
Skin Cancer Q&A
Medical experts from Memorial Sloan-Kettering answer questions from the audience about diagnosing, preventing, and treating skin cancer.
Runtime: 24:00 minutes Published: 05/08/2012 - 10:56 AM
How to Care for Your Jackson Pratt® Drainage System
This video describes how to use your Jackson Pratt® drainage system. It demonstrates how to milk the tubing of your drain, empty the drainage bulb, and properly record the amount of fluid collected in the bulb. For more information about how to use and care for your Jackson Pratt drainage system, please refer to the printed materials given to you by your nurse.
Runtime: 11:00 minutes Published: 04/25/2012 - 1:48 PM
How to Use Your Incentive Spirometer
This video from Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center explains how to use your incentive spirometer, a device that can help improve breathing and clear secretions from the lungs after surgery.
Runtime: 09:00 minutes Published: 04/25/2012 - 1:35 PM
Meet Thoracic Surgeon Manjit Bains
Thoracic surgeon Manjit Bains talks about how he and other internationally recognized cancer experts work together to treat patients and help them return to their everyday activities.
Runtime: 02:00 minutes Published: 04/20/2012 - 3:40 PM
Meet Urologic Surgeon Karim Touijer
Urologic surgeon Karim Touijer – who specializes in treating prostate, bladder, and kidney cancers – discusses the comprehensive approach to cancer care at Memorial Sloan-Kettering and recent advances in minimally invasive surgery.
Runtime: 01:00 minutes Published: 04/20/2012 - 3:36 PM
Meet Thoracic Surgeon Valerie Rusch
Chief of the Thoracic Service Valerie Rusch – one of the first women to be board certified in this subspecialty – discusses the multidisciplinary care plan that is developed for each patient by a specialized team of physicians at Memorial Sloan-Kettering.
Runtime: 03:00 minutes Published: 04/20/2012 - 3:32 PM
Meet Surgeon William Jarnagin
William Jarnagin – a surgeon who treats patients with disorders of the pancreas, liver, and bile ducts – discusses the specialized expertise of surgeons at Memorial Sloan-Kettering, a high-volume center.
Runtime: 02:00 minutes Published: 04/20/2012 - 3:16 PM
Meet Breast Cancer Surgeon Tari King
Breast cancer surgeon Tari King talks about her research investigating why certain women develop breast cancer and about the long-term relationships she maintains with her patients.
Runtime: 01:00 minutes Published: 04/20/2012 - 3:10 PM
Meet Thoracic Surgeon James Huang
Thoracic surgeon James Huang discusses how minimally invasive, video-assisted, and robotic surgical techniques improve the treatment of patients with lung, esophageal, and thyroid cancers.
Runtime: 02:00 minutes Published: 04/20/2012 - 3:00 PM
Visible Ink 2012 Staged Reading
Visible Ink, a one-on-one writing program for patients at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, offers opportunities for self-expression, stress reduction, personal growth, and individual success at a time when many participants face the considerable challenge of a serious illness.
Runtime: 99:00 minutes Published: 04/16/2012 - 11:00 PM
Visible Ink 2012 Promotional Video
If you or someone you love has been affected by cancer, take ten minutes to see how the Visible Ink Writing Program empowers patients at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center by giving voice to their individual stories.
Runtime: 10:00 minutes Published: 04/15/2012 - 9:36 AM
Stop & Shop 2012 Triple Winner Game
Watch the stories of four of Memorial Sloan-Kettering’s pediatric patients – Melissa, Sydney, Matisse, and Cristian – who are examples of the young patients who benefit from Stop & Shop’s annual Triple Winner campaign.
Runtime: 04:11 minutes Published: 04/12/2012 - 3:22 PM
Meet Surgeon Michael D’Angelica
Surgeon Michael D’Angelica – who treats patients with liver, pancreatic, and bile duct cancers – discusses the expertise of Memorial Sloan-Kettering surgeons, who routinely perform complex procedures.
Runtime: 02:00 minutes Published: 03/30/2012 - 10:15 AM
Meet Surgeon Peter Allen
Peter Allen, a pancreatic and liver cancer surgeon, talks about the specialized team of cancer experts at Memorial Sloan-Kettering and the long-term relationships he maintains with his patients.
Runtime: 02:00 minutes Published: 03/30/2012 - 10:12 AM
Meet Breast Cancer Surgeon Kimberly Van Zee
Breast cancer surgeon Kimberly Van Zee discusses the personalized care delivered by a multidisciplinary team of breast cancer experts at Memorial Sloan-Kettering.
Runtime: 02:00 minutes Published: 03/30/2012 - 10:08 AM
MSKCC and IBM to Collaborate in Applying Watson Technology to Help Oncologists
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and IBM have agreed to collaborate on the development of a powerful tool built upon IBM Watson in order to provide medical professionals with improved access to current and comprehensive cancer data and practices. “I think that if properly applied, this has the potential of totally changing the way we conduct medicine,” says Larry Norton, Deputy Physician-in-Chief of Breast Cancer Programs at Memorial Sloan-Kettering.
Runtime: 02:00 minutes Published: 03/22/2012 - 12:40 PM
Meet Surgeon Yuman Fong
Yuman Fong, Memorial Sloan-Kettering’s Vice Chair of Technology Development and a surgeon who treats patients with liver, bile duct, gallbladder, and pancreas diseases, talks about surgical advances that improve outcomes for patients.
Runtime: 02:00 minutes Published: 03/02/2012 - 9:18 AM
Meet Breast Cancer Surgeon Monica Morrow
Monica Morrow, Chief of Memorial Sloan-Kettering’s Breast Surgical Service, discusses how our patients with breast cancer are cared for by a true team of experts in every aspect of treatment and recovery.
Runtime: 03:00 minutes Published: 03/02/2012 - 9:15 AM
Meet Prostate Cancer Surgeon James Eastham
James Eastham, Chief of Memorial Sloan-Kettering’s Urology Service, talks about how our prostate cancer experts collaborate to maximize the likelihood of curing the cancer and limiting the side effects of treatment.
Runtime: 03:00 minutes Published: 03/02/2012 - 9:13 AM
Coping with Grief around the Holidays
Counselors at Memorial Sloan-Kettering offer advice on how to manage some common emotions, negotiate relationships with family, and find support.
Runtime: 73:00 minutes Published: 12/13/2011 - 8:28 AM
The New MSKCC.org
At Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, we’ve redesigned our website to enhance your online experience – whether you are a patient, caregiver, researcher, healthcare professional, or student. The new look and feel of our more than 10,000 pages reflects our commitment to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and outstanding educational programs.
Runtime: 03:00 minutes Published: 11/15/2011 - 9:09 AM
Leading-Edge Image-Guided Techniques
Stephen Solomon, Chief of the Interventional Radiology Service, discusses techniques used at our state-of-the-art Center for Image Guided Intervention—from minimally invasive biopsies to palliative procedures.
Runtime: 6:00 minutes Published: 09/14/2011 - 12:00 AM
Advances in the Treatment of Melanoma
Medical oncologists Paul Chapman and Jedd Wolchok describe two studies of promising new therapies for advanced melanoma.
Runtime: 5:00 minutes Published: 06/01/2011 - 12:00 AM
Robotic Surgery for Genitourinary Cancers
MSKCC minimally invasive surgery expert Vincent Laudone explains how robotic surgery is used to treat prostate cancer and other urologic cancers.
Runtime: 5:00 minutes Published: 06/01/2011 - 12:00 AM
A Conversation about Prostate Cancer
Memorial Sloan-Kettering prostate cancer experts Howard Scher and Vincent Laudone explain the latest approaches.
Published: 05/04/2011 - 12:00 AM
Immune-based Gene Therapy for Cancer
MSKCC scientists are engineering immune-system cells called T cells so that they can identify and destroy leukemia and prostate cancer cells.
Runtime: 6:00 minutes Published: 05/01/2011 - 12:00 AM
Developments in Breast Cancer Detection and Treatment
Dr. Max Gomez interviews Larry Norton, Deputy Physician-in-Chief for Breast Cancer Programs at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, about the latest developments in detecting and treating breast cancer.
Published: 04/11/2011 - 12:00 AM
A Conversation about Leukemia
Leukemia experts from Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center describe recent advances in treatment and research.
Published: 04/06/2011 - 12:00 AM