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Feb 22, 2018
Case-based presentations and tumor board discussions lend additional educational opportunities to this regional conference.
Feb 21, 2018
Dr. Richard L. Schilsky describes ASCO's Targeted Agent and Profiling Utilization Registry (TAPUR) Study and similar independent studies worldwide.
Feb 20, 2018
Dr. Raj Mohan describes the anxious journey that surgical oncologists and patients with cancer take together, as they wait to see what the histopathology report reveals.
Feb 20, 2018
As the host of the ASCO in Action podcast series, I'll be interviewing leaders and experts in oncology about policy and practice issues. Our first episode is about representation in the oncology...
Feb 14, 2018
Patient advocate Ms. Carole Seigel discusses ASCO's new clinical practice guideline on managing immune-related adverse events for patients treated with checkpoint inhibitors.  
Feb 13, 2018
A recent event brought home the significance of how devastating news is received and how we react to a potentially life-changing message.
Jan 30, 2018
There are patients who meet the diagnosis of cancer not with dread, but with curiosity, and sometimes their preferred treatment strategy is, "Let's just see what happens."  

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Anis Toumeh, MD
Feb 19, 2018
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ASCO University
Feb 19, 2018
Discussion Questions 1.    The patient is diagnosed with a metastatic colon cancer. To confirm diagnoses pathology is...

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Feb 19, 2018
Patient Case #2 Age/Sex: 72 years, male Medical History: Arterial hypertension, diabetes type II Both are well-controlled under...

Chanjuan Shi
Feb 19, 2018
Course Faculty Response Question 3: There are two initial screening tests for Lynch syndrome: 1) immunohistochemistry (IHC) for four...

ASCO University
Feb 19, 2018
Course Faculty Response by Dr. Marc Peeters Question 1: Yes as the treating physician, I do expect in this type of case, when you have a...

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