Esophageal Cancer

http://youtu.be/ei4cOvFIqPY An introduction to esophageal cancer by a team of doctors and nurses at the Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center. It covers definitions, diagnosis and treatment, the surgical process, pain management, eating, talking, and clinical trials. Staff interviewed include Dr. Bill Putnam, Chair of Thoracic Surgery; Dr. Eric Lambright of Thoracic Surgery; Reanne Fryz, RN, APRN, Nurse Practitioner in Thoracic Surgery; Daniel P. Werle, RN, APRN, Nurse Practitioner in Thoracic Surgery; Dr. Alan Sandler, Medical Director of Thoracic Oncology; and Jean Barnes, RN, Research Clinical Specialist.