tumor board

tumor board

Tumor conference Oncology A multidisciplinary conference held in larger US hospitals in which mechanisms, diagnostic modalities, and therapeutic options for Pts with CA are discussed. See MDT.
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Changes in surgical management resulting from case review at a breast cancer multidisciplinary tumor board.
The drugs are chosen carefully, considered with knowledge about the ability of the drug to reach the brain and the patient's past treatment history and concomitant therapies, with the assistance of multi-specialty, multi-institutional molecular tumor board that drafts a report to the treating physician.
Fixed images can be captured in all common formats for easy addition to tumor board presentations or journal submissions.
We also queried physicians about tumor board involvement, deriving a measure indicating weekly or monthly tumor board attendance versus less frequent attendance (Scher et al.
A multidisciplinary sequencing tumor board of experts in oncology, pathology, molecular cancer biology, and bioinformatics analyzed the data obtained for chromosomal aberrations, mutations, and gene expression alterations and matched this information with the potentially available clinical trials.
Due to his overall excellent performance status, his case was discussed at the multidisciplinary hepatobiliary tumor board and "spirited" discussions among the present medical, surgical, radiation oncologists, interventional and diagnostic radiologists ensued.
Tumor board review; guideline and case reviews in oncology.
Because of the aggressiveness of the tumor on presentation, the possibility of NMC was raised at the Interdepartmental Head and Neck Tumor Board.
During that time, she has been a member of the cancer center's tumor board and has overseen the multidisciplinary thoracic (lung) oncology clinic.
Concurrent Session B: Bone and Soft Tissue Sarcoma Tumor Board
This case was presented to our Tumor Board 10 days postdischarge.
The collaboration infrastructure enables distributed teams to access, view, and share imaging work and is ideal for Digital pathology applications like telepathology, distance learning, peer review, virtual tumor board, and web portals.