Positive news for new Cushing’s drug

In a press release, Strongbridge Biopharma announced comprehensive positive results of their Phase 3 SONICS study of RECORLEVTM (levoketoconazole) for the potential treatment of...

Silent Pituitary Adenomas

Our podcast today is on silent pituitary adenomas.  This is a fascinating look into these tumors that are thought not to secrete hormones.  In...

Cortisol Matters! Learn why.

Why is it important to know about the symptoms of hypercortisolism and its clinical consequences? And why is early detection so critical?  The answers...

A review of drugs for tumors that produce ACTH

In this podcast, Dr. Blevins reviews a study conducted at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany on pituitary tumor therapeutics and the treatment...

Review and comments on two recent papers on Cushing’s disease

From Lewis S. Blevins Jr. M.D. -   This interesting manuscript - BIOCHEMICAL CONTROL DURING LONG-TERM FOLLOW-UP OF 230 ADULT PATIENTS WITH CUSHING DISEASE:...

The incidence of Cushing’s

In this podcast, we discuss the latest data on the incidence of Cushing's disease worldwide based on a recent Swedish study on the subject, and...

PODCAST: A pituitary nurse story

Daphne Adelman is a clinical nurse specialist at Northwestern University.  In her job at Northwestern, she manages and coordinates studies for pharmaceutical and National Institutes...

Two cases of disorders of ACTH

In today's podcast, Dr. Blevins focuses on a discussion of disorders of ACTH or Adrenocorticotropic Hormone in two recent cases from his practice.  Adrenocorticotropic...

The long-term ramifications of Cushing’s

In this informative podcast, Dr. Lewis Blevins explores the long-term issues affecting people with Cushing's disease and syndrome.  For more information on Cushing's download...

ACTH producing adenomas

Today's podcast is on ACTH producing pituitary adenomas.  Dr. Blevins discusses the different factors and theories that lead to the development of these tumors, challenges in diagnosis...

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