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How to Ease Aromatase Inhibitor-Related Pain

Ashish Khanna, MD, talks about aromatase inhibitors, why they cause joint pain, and how to ease this pain using exercise and other methods.
Oct 22, 2019
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Listen to the podcast to hear Dr. Khanna discuss:

  • what aromatase inhibitors are and how they treat hormone-receptor-positive breast cancer

  • why and how aromatase inhibitors cause joint pain

  • how exercise can reduce aromatase inhibitor-related joint pain

  • other ways to ease this joint pain

About the guest
 
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Ashish Khanna, MD

Ashish Khanna, MD, is a physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist at the Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation and part of the ReVital Cancer Rehabilitation Program. Dr. Khanna completed his residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at the Kingsbrook Jewish Rehabilitation Institute in Brooklyn, NY, where he became interested in cancer rehabilitation early on. He completed his fellowship subspecialization in cancer rehabilitation at Medstar Georgetown University/National Rehabilitation Hospital in Washington, DC.

— Last updated on June 29, 2022, 2:49 PM

 
 
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