CANCELLED - Managing Patients with Lung Cancer - October Session
- Define the use of advanced bronchoscopic techniques, transthoracic needle aspiration or surgery for diagnosis and molecular testing of lung cancer;
- Outline the positive and negative aspects of endobronchial ultrasound transbronchial needle aspiration and mediastinoscopy for staging and molecular testing;
- Define the role of video assisted and robotic surgery for diagnosis and curative intent treatment of lung cancer;
- Summarize the evidence of conventional and stereotactic ablative radiotherapy for lung cancer and oligo-metastatic disease;
- State the immunohistochemistry panels and molecular markers relevant for histologic diagnosis and targeted therapy;
- List the benefits and adverse effects of conventional chemotherapy, biologic agents, and immunotherapy drugs for advanced lung cancer.
Mark Ferguson, MD
Professor of Surgery
Septimiu Murgu, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
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