12mins - Expert presentations By Lars Bastholt
Treatment of Metastatic Melanoma in 2019
As a leading expert in the field of metastatic melanoma, Lars Bastholt runs through the recent developments that have transformed treatment of this disease and vastly improved average prognosis. He covers the major trials of drugs targeting the activated MAPK pathway and those blocking CTLA4 and PD1. There is information on which toxicities to look out for with particular regimens, as well as useful guidance on selecting the most appropriate treatment according to patient factors such as disease aggressiveness and molecular biomarkers. Finally, Professor Bastholt looks to trials in progress and how treatment may change in the near future.
2mins - Image Study By Kristine Krafts, MD
A Bulging Right Eye, Worsening Memory, and Headaches
Which of the following would indicate a LESS FAVORABLE prognosis in this patient? Calcification within the tumor, PAS-positive droplets in the tumor cells, Epithelial membrane antigen (EMA) positivity, Necrosis within the tumor, Loss of chromosome 22
6mins - Patient Case By John F. Peppin, DO, FACP
57 yo Female with Rectal and Perianal Pain
A 57 year old female with rectal and perianal pain is seeing improvements; then suddenly her mental capacities diminish and she isfound unresponsive. Is a medication error to blame?
6mins - Expert presentations By Ashfaq Marghoob, MD
Dr. Ashfaq Marghoob provides a guide for both patient and physician to better identify melanomas.
3mins - Image Study By Kris Bosse, MD
5 yo F w/ Double Vision, Dizziness
Based on the clinical and imaging findings, what is the most likely diagnosis? Ependymoma, Diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma, Medulloblastoma, Craniopharyngioma
9mins - Expert presentations By Ryan Joseph Sullivan, MD
Immunotherapy in Cancer
Dr. Ryan Sullivan provides this brief, expert look at the state of the art of immunotherapy in cancer, as exciting advances have been made in recent years.
1min - Image Study By Shahine Baghai, MD
65 yo F w/ Left Thigh Mass
What is the most likely diagnosis? Sarcoma, Seroma, Atypical lipomatous tumor, Adenoma