Markey Cancer Center

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  • Type: Video Webcast Video Activity
  • Expires: Jul 22, 2017
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The Contemporary Management of Advanced Ovarian and Fallopian Tube Cancers at a Tertiary Cancer Center

Ovarian cancer is the deadliest gynecologic cancer in the United States.  Although strides have been made at increasing the length of survival after diagnosis through more aggressive cytoreduction and chemotherapy, overall mortality has shown little improvement.  In an effort to reduce the impact of disease, a significant focus has been placed on identifying those at...

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    • CME: 0.50
    • Other: 0.50
  • Type: Video Webcast Video Activity
  • Expires: Dec 10, 2017
  • Cost: Free
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Practical Lung Cancer Screening CT

With the formal recommendations for lung cancer screening CT from the US Preventive Services Task Force, the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, and others, and the reimbursement for this exam under the ACA and other insurance plans, the lung cancer screening CT is bound to become a common exam over the next few years.  But there are important differences in the performance...

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  • Credit Amounts:
    • CME: 1.00
    • Other: 1.00
  • Type: Video Webcast Video Activity
  • Expires: Dec 10, 2017
  • Cost: Free
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Identifying Patients Appropriate for Referral to Cancer Genetic Counseling

About 5-10% of common cancers such as breast and colon cancers are due to hereditary predispositions. ASCO the NCCN and many other national organizations recommend referral to a genetic counselor when a hereditary cancer predisposition is suspected. In addition, genetic testing and especially the interpretation of the test results are quickly becoming more complex with the...