Covid: What we’ve learned for patient care. Watch the video29 May. 2020
Our colleagues in the USA offered a free webinar on Friday, May 22nd, 2020 on the impact of COVID-19 on the lessons learned for bone marrow failure patients and what patients should do to protect themselves from the virus.
If you haven't been able to attend the webinar, or would like to watch the presentation again, please watch the video clip below:
Mikkael Sekeres, MD, MS discussed issues related to the impact of COVID-19 on the care of bone marrow failure patients and highlighted the high importance of patients remaining at home even as more areas reduce restrictions, adapting to telemedicine, and resuming treatments that may have been delayed.
He also answered questions from webinar participants during the Q & A session.
Mikkael Sekeres, MD, MS is Professor of Medicine and Director of the Leukemia Program at the Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Institute. He is a global expert on bone marrow failure diseases and an active researcher in the area of MDS and AML. Prof Sekeres recently published a book about his experience as a haematologist/oncologist entitled "When Blood Breaks Down: Life Lessons from Leukemia".