Optimizing Proficiency for Treating Advanced Soft Tissue Sarcoma

An educational enduring online activity provided by i3 Health has demonstrated knowledge gains regarding the best treatment and management of advanced soft tissue sarcoma. Soft tissue sarcomas are a heterogeneous group of malignancies that arise primarily from the mesodermal tissues of the extremities, trunk and retroperitoneum, and head and neck. The American Cancer Society estimated that 13,190 new cases will be diagnosed in the United States in 2022, and 5,130 of these cases are estimated to ...

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Treatment Advances in Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor With Shreyaskumar Patel, MD

The fact that gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) is a rare tumor type, with an estimated incidence of 3,300 to 6,000 new cases per year in the United States, can make it more challenging for oncologists and other members of the cancer care team to stay up to date on the latest therapeutic developments. Treatment for GIST has seen exciting progress this year, with two new FDA approvals for metastatic disease. This episode of Oncology Data Advisor features Dr. Shreyaskumar Patel, Robert R. Herr...

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Understanding Soft Tissue Sarcoma: Vicki L. Keedy, MD, MSCI, and Brian P. Rubin, MD, PhD

Soft tissue sarcoma is a rare cancer, estimated to be 0.7% of all new cancer cases in 2021. In this excerpt of the transcript from their continuing medical education/nursing continuing professional development (CME/NCPD)-approved activity, Virtual Tumor Board: Optimizing Personalized Care Plans for Patients with Advanced Soft Tissue Sarcoma, Vicki L. Keedy, MD, MSCI, of the Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, and Brian P. Rubin, MD, PhD, of the Cleveland Clinic, discuss the rarity of...

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