Myelodysplastic Syndromes: Guidance on the Optimal Management of Older Adult Patients

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Gain expert insight into optimal management of older adult patients with MDS with this series of concise interactive virtual presentations, commentary, and downloadable resources.
Jamile Shammo, MD, FASCP, FACP
Program Director
Namrata S. Chandhok, MD
Rami S. Komrokji, MD
Jamile Shammo, MD, FASCP, FACP
Sara Tinsley, PhD, APRN, AOCN

Microlearning Activities

This short video is part of a series of videos focused on older adult patients with MDS. This episode features an expert describing the importance of understanding the needs of older patients with MDS and how factors associated with aging may affect the diagnosis and management of MDS.

Namrata S. Chandhok, MD Physicians: maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits Registered Nurses: 0.25 Nursing contact hours Pharmacists: 0.25 contact hours (0.025 CEUs) Released: October 7, 2021 Expired: October 6, 2022

This short video is part of a series focused on older adult patients with MDS. In this episode, an expert explores individualizing therapeutic planning for older patients with MDS noting that many factors need to be considered and one approach does not fit all!

Namrata S. Chandhok, MD Physicians: maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits Registered Nurses: 0.25 Nursing contact hours Pharmacists: 0.25 contact hours (0.025 CEUs) Released: October 7, 2021 Expired: October 6, 2022

This short video is part of a series focused on older adult patients with MDS. In this episode, an expert discusses optimal management of disease-related and treatment-related cytopenias.

Namrata S. Chandhok, MD Physicians: maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits Registered Nurses: 0.25 Nursing contact hours Pharmacists: 0.25 contact hours (0.025 CEUs) Released: October 7, 2021 Expired: October 6, 2022

This short video is part of a series focused on older adult patients with MDS. In this episode, an expert describes how teamwork among patients, their caregivers, and the healthcare team all affect the quality of care.

Namrata S. Chandhok, MD Physicians: maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits Registered Nurses: 0.25 Nursing contact hours Pharmacists: 0.25 contact hours (0.025 CEUs) Released: October 7, 2021 Expired: October 6, 2022

ClinicalThought

Older adult patients with comorbidities are a particular challenge for physicians who treat MDS. In this commentary, I describe why MDS in this population is hard to treat and discuss how I approach these patients in my own practice.

Jamile Shammo, MD, FASCP, FACP Released: August 26, 2021

Healthcare Professional Treatment and Patient Considerations Tool Kit

Download this patient-focused resource detailing key questions patients can ask their healthcare team after a diagnosis of myelodysplastic syndrome.

Sara Tinsley, PhD, APRN, AOCN Released: October 15, 2021

A short, expert-authored guide to current treatment algorithms for MDS with suggestions tailored to managing older patients with MDS.

Jamile Shammo, MD, FASCP, FACP Released: October 18, 2021

Downloadable Slideset

Myelodysplastic syndromes occur in an older patient population. This downloadable slideset from a live webinar series offers expert guidance on the needs of older patients with MDS.

Jamile Shammo, MD, FASCP, FACP
Program Director
Rami S. Komrokji, MD
Released: October 21, 2021
Provided by Rush University Medical Center in partnership with Clinical Care Options, LLC, and the MDS Foundation.

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