CHEST Journal Podcasts

5
Jan

Future of Thoracic PET Scanning

Geoffrey B. Johnson, MD, PhD, reviews the Ahead of the Curve Commentary in this month's issue which looks to the near-future clinical uses of thoracic PET scanning. He joins CHEST Podcast Editor D. Kyle Hogarth, MD, FCCP, to discuss improvements in the  technology, highlighting better resolution, ability to identify trace amounts of imaging agents, and use in chemotherapy monitoring. 

5
Jan

Direct Thrombin Inhibitor Anticoagulants and Cardiac Thromboses

Bruce L. Davidson, MD, MPH, FCCP, joins CHEST Podcast Editor D. Kyle Hogarth, MD, FCCP, to elaborate on his Commentary in this month's issue, outlining that direct thrombin inhibitor anticoagulants are associated with cardiac thromboses and making the case that, except for rare instances, alternatives should be prescribed.

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