CHEST Journal Podcasts

Two of the policy statement's authors, Peter J. Mazzone, MD, FCCP, and Gerard A. Silverstri, MD, FCCP, are interviewed by CHEST Podcast Editor, D. Kyle Hogarth, MD, FCCP, to outline the nine components needed for high quality lung cancer screening programs as identified by speciality groups of CHEST and ATS. It is hoped that this statement will guide those who set up lung cancer screening programs and will help to clarify standards for reimbursement.

Direct download: 142500.mp3
Category:medical -- posted at: 8:53am EST

Allan J. Walkey, MD, and editorialist Gregory Y. H. Lip, MD, join CHEST Podcast Editor D. Kyle Hogarth, MD, FCCP, to discuss the research by Dr. Walkey et al showing that patients who developed new-onset atrial fibrillation during sepsis were more likely than those who did not to be at greater risk for hospitalizations for heart failure, ischemic stroke, and death. They discuss the need for follow up for these patients.

Direct download: 140003.mp3
Category:medical -- posted at: 12:30am EST