Chicago Lung Cancer Updates 2018
Join us for this important event
in recognition of Lung Cancer Awareness Month!
Watch two of our expert faculty, Jyoti Patel, MD, and D. Kyle Hogarth, MD, in our UChicago Medicine Studio as they discuss the latest in Lung Cancer, Published Nov 8, 2018
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:
- Describe the appropriate selection of diagnostic modalities in the workup of a patient with suspected lung cancer;
- Identify how to evaluate patients with malignant airway obstruction, mediastinal/hilar adenopathy, and peripheral lung lesions;
- State the role of surgical resection for the treatment of locally advanced and oligometastatic lung cancer;
- Relate how testing approaches inform clinical decision-making for the treatment of advanced NSCLC in multiple lines of care;
- Discuss novel non-invasive strategies for detection of lung cancer;
- Report key clinical trial findings on the use of immunotherapeutic strategies in locally advanced and advanced NSCLC;
- Explain the application of chemotherapeutic and targeted approaches to NSLC;
- Discuss the side effects associated with new chemotherapeutic agents and their management.
Agenda subject to change.
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John Ultmann Professor of Medicine and Chair
Department of Medicine
University of Chicago
Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine
University of Chicago
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