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Click on the videos below to view previous web chats with University of Maryland Medical Center and School of Medicine experts. See our main web chat page for information on upcoming chats.
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- High-Risk and Twin Pregnancies, with Dr. Ahmet Baschat
Our first-ever live video chat, which aired on September 24, featured Dr. Ahmet Baschat, who answered questions about high-risk and twin pregnancies. Dr. Baschat is the head of the Section of Fetal Therapy at UMMC’s Center for Advanced Fetal Care, which is one of several programs in the nation to offer the most advanced diagnostic and therapeutic options for medical and surgical conditions of the unborn child. Dr. Baschat is a well-known expert in complicated twin pregnancies, including twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome (TTTS) and fetal therapy.
- Lung Cancer: What You Need To Know
Why is lung cancer so deadly? How do you know if a lung nodule is cancerous? Does quitting smoking really make a difference in your risk of developing lung cancer? Find out the answers in this video chat with lung cancer experts Dr. Richard Battafarano and Dr. Martin Edelman, which aired on November 10, 2010.
- Heart Valve Disease: What You Need to Know
What are the various types heart valve disease and what treatment options are available for both mitral valve and aortic valve disorders? Get answers to these questions and more during a live video chat with heart diseases experts Dr. James Gammie and Dr. Christopher deFilippi on Thursday, March 31 at 12:30 p.m.
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