CHEST Journal Podcasts

C. Gregory Elliott, MD, FCCP, and editorialist David Langlaben, MD, join CHEST Podcast Editor, D. Kyle Hogarth, MD, FCCP, to discuss the recent research of Dr. Elliott et al that determined the genetic mutations responsible for pulmonary capillary hemangiomatosis (PCH), a rare cause of pulmonary hypertension. The EIF2AK4 mutuations were found using exome sequencing. 

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Richard S. Saver, JD, is interviewed by CHEST Podcast Editor, D. Kyle Hogarth to answer questions that physicians in research medicine will have about the new Physician Payments Sunshine Act; the new regulations mandate the a Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services website begin publishing data provided by manufacturers on payments to physicians. Topics they cover include how patients might use the website, how physicians might monitor what is reported, and which entities are required to report.

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