Health Talk Live: Breakthrough in Cancer Treatment with Precision Medicine
A breakthrough in cancer treatment is making a difference for patients including Anne Marie, a mother who was diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer. In this segment of TriHealth’s Health Talk Live, Local 12’s Liz Bonis speaks with Anne Marie after her successful treatment using precision medicine.
Liz also speaks with Karen Huelsman, a genetic counselor with TriHealth Precision Medicine & Genetic Services and Andrew Parchman, MD, a medical oncologist with TriHealth Cancer Institute. They explain the science behind precision medicine, how it uses genomic information to develop customized treatment plans specific to each individual and how it is improving outcomes and the quality of life for cancer patients such as Anne Marie.