FDA Drug Safety Podcast: FDA warns about increased risk of cancer relapse with long-term use of azithromycin (Zithromax, Zmax) antibiotic after donor stem cell transplant
On August 3, 2018 FDA warned that the antibiotic azithromycin (brand name Zithromax, Zmax) should not be given long-term to prevent a certain inflammatory lung condition in patients with cancers of the blood or lymph nodes who undergo a donor stem cell transplant. (Source: FDA Drug Safety Podcasts)
Source: FDA Drug Safety Podcasts - August 6, 2018 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research Source Type: podcasts

SCCM Pod-365 Medications and RRT: We Know How to Dose, Right?
Dr. Fraser, MD, speaks with Bruce A. Mueller, PharmD, FCCP, FASN, about his talk presented at the 47th Critical Care Congress in San Antonio, Texas, entitled Artificial Kidney Meets Mechanical Lung: Comanaging the Patient with Renal and Respiratory Failure. (Source: SCCM PodCast - iCritical Care)
Source: SCCM PodCast - iCritical Care - July 12, 2018 Category: Intensive Care Authors: The Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) Tags: Medicine Source Type: podcasts

Fecal transplant for C difficile infection, lung volume reduction coil treatment for severe emphysema, review of constipation, and more.
Editor's Audio Summary by Edward H. Livingston, MD, Deputy Editor, the Journal of the American Medical Association, for the January 12, 2016 issue (Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary)
Source: JAMA: This Week's Audio Commentary - January 12, 2016 Category: Journals (General) Authors: JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association, and The JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Single vs Bilateral Lung Transplant in IPF and COPD
A new analysis looks at the benefits of using a single- vs double-lung transplant in patients with IPF or COPD. (Source: Medscape Pulmonary Medicine Podcast)
Source: Medscape Pulmonary Medicine Podcast - April 22, 2015 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: Medscape Source Type: podcasts

Children Shouldn't Automatically Receive Organ Transplants
Should a child receive lungs even if she is not the best transplant candidate? Art Caplan, PhD, says that children shouldn't automatically jump to the front of the line. (Source: Medscape Transplantation Podcast)
Source: Medscape Transplantation Podcast - August 15, 2013 Category: Transplant Surgery Authors: Medscape Source Type: podcasts

Children Shouldn't Automatically Receive Organ Transplants
Should a child receive lungs even if she is not the best transplant candidate? Art Caplan, PhD, says that children shouldn't automatically jump to the front of the line. (Source: Medscape Pediatrics Podcast)
Source: Medscape Pediatrics Podcast - August 15, 2013 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Medscape Source Type: podcasts

Children Shouldn't Automatically Receive Organ Transplants
Should a child receive lungs even if she is not the best transplant candidate? Art Caplan, PhD, says that children shouldn't automatically jump to the front of the line. (Source: Medscape Transplantation Podcast)
Source: Medscape Transplantation Podcast - August 15, 2013 Category: Transplant Surgery Authors: Medscape Source Type: podcasts

Lung Transplantation in Kids: When All Else Fails
Which children are likely to require lung or heart-lung transplantation? (Source: Medscape Transplantation Podcast)
Source: Medscape Transplantation Podcast - July 8, 2013 Category: Transplant Surgery Authors: Medscape Source Type: podcasts

Lung Transplantation in Kids: When All Else Fails
Which children are likely to require lung or heart-lung transplantation? (Source: Medscape Pediatrics Podcast)
Source: Medscape Pediatrics Podcast - July 8, 2013 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Medscape Source Type: podcasts