April 12, 2017
Radioactive Iodine Therapy to Treat Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid cancer is more prevalent than ever, affecting more than 60,000 people last year–and the numbers continue to grow.
Radioactive Iodine has long been used as a therapy and diagnostic tool for thyroid disease. Adding Radioactive Iodine therapy to your treatment can improve your post surgery outcomes, typically without significant side effects. We’ll be talking to experts in nuclear medicine and learn more about what is being referred to as the “magic bullet” of treatment options.
We are joined by Dr. Sivan Kinberg, Director of the Pediatric Intestinal Rehabilitation Center at Columbia University in New York, to learn about the importance of fatty acids and calories in parenteral nutrition.