Interviews


Dr Milena Murray on the Importance of Using People-First Language With Patients Living With HIV

October 30, 2020

The patients must always come first, emphasized Milena Murray, PharmD, MSc, BCIDP, AAHIVP, associate professor at Midwestern University College of Pharmacy, who practices at the Northwestern Medicine Infectious Disease Center in Chicago.

Dr Maura Abbott: Talk to Your Patients About Their Vaccine Fears

October 30, 2020

Spend time with your patients, discussing both the risks and benefits of a potential coronavirus disease 2019 vaccine, emphasized Maura Abbott, PhD, AOCNP, CPNP, RN, assistant professor of nursing at the Columbia University School of Nursing.

Dr John Corboy on Probing Patient Quality of Life Off Medication for MS

October 30, 2020

Quality of life for patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) could be better when they are off medication because they will not have adverse effects related to those medications, said John Corboy, MD, professor of neurology, University of Colorado Denver, School of Medicine.

A Patient Perspective on the Progressive Nature of PD, Impact of Nonmotor Symptoms

October 29, 2020

Michael S. Fitts, assistant dean for user access and diversity for The University of Alabama at Birmingham, discusses reporting on the progressive symptoms of Parkinson disease, and the impact of nonmotor symptoms of anxiety and depression.

Dr Krishna Sundar Differentiates Between Obstructive, Central Sleep Apnea

October 28, 2020

Much of the population experiences disordered breathing at night, explained Krishna M. Sundar, MD, clinical professor, Pulmonary Division, Department of Medicine, and medical director, Sleep-Wake Center, University of Utah.