Errol Bush, M.D. | Lung Transplant and Thoracic Surgeon

Hello, my name is Errol Bush and I’m an Assistant Professor of Surgery and John Hopkins Medicine. And I’m the Surgical Director of Lung Transplantation here as well. My specialty is cardiothoracic surgery, which is a field of medicine which includes surgical treatment of all the organs within the chest, which involve the heart, the […]

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Talking about DISEASE in English – Learn Medical Terms & Vocabulary | Free Spoken English Lessons

Hi Friends, Yesterday I was reading a newspaper and I came across a sentence that says, there is an epidemic of flu. Epidemic? What do you mean by epidemic? Well it is nothing but a wide spread or a disease that is happening to a lot of people at the same given time. Yes we […]

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CAR T-Cell Therapy | FAQ with Dr. Patrick Brown

(ambient synthesizer music)>>I think there’s really two main reasons why there’s so much excitement for CAR T-cells, and the first is that for literally decades, developing immune therapy has been considered the Holy Grail of cancer therapeutics. It’s something that I remember being taught back in medical school had the power to really change the […]

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Transparency, Compassion, and Truth in Medical Errors: Leilani Schweitzer at TEDxUniversityofNevada

Translator: Yaffa Kurzweil Reviewer: Peter van de Ven The nurse grabbed the recliner and jerked me awake. I heard “Code Blue” and the room filled with people. In that instant, I knew he was gone. The doctors’ words attempted optimism, but their faces betrayed them. The next hours were awful. My sweet boy had become […]

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Acting Secretary Eric Hargan and Surgeon General Jerome Adams visit Baltimore

I’m Eric Hargan. I’m the Secretary of the U.S. Department Health and Human Services and I came up to Baltimore today with our Surgeon General, Dr. Jerome Adams, to really learn from the local community particularly in the area of health disparities, serious mental illness and opioids. We learned more at each of the locations […]

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