MCI Multispecialty Grand Rounds – Developing a Curative Nonoperative Treatment for Pancreatic Cancer
Pancreatic cancer is the third most common gastrointestinal (GI) malignancy and the fourth leading cause of cancer elated death in the Western world. Ablative doses near an organ with serial functional subunits, such as the gastrointestinal tract, are not possible without affecting organ function.
Dr. Crane will discuss the options in addressing the challenges when delivering an ablative dose of radiation near the GI tract.
Oncologists, Radiation Oncologists, Hematology Oncologists, Radiation Therapists, General Surgeons, General Practitioners, Obstetrics and Gynecologists, Oncologists, Radiation Oncologists, Nurses, Social Workers, Patient Navigators and all other interested healthcare professionals.
- Describe the challenges to the delivery of ablative doses of radiation near the GI tract.
- Discuss the options in addressing the challenges when delivering an ablative dose of radiation near the GI tract.
Christopher Crane, M.D.
Department of Radiation Oncology
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
New York, New York
Christopher Crance, M.D., indicated that neither he nor his spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and he will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation(s) or discussion(s).
Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development, and editing/review of the content have relevant financial relationships to disclose.
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