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Optimal Care for Bladder Cancer Patients: Current Obstacles and Opportunities for Cystectomy Patients — Medical and Surgical Oncology Lecture

April 24, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Free
Optimal Care for Bladder Cancer Patients: Current Obstacles and Opportunities for Cystectomy Patients

 

Raj S. Pruthi, MD

Raj S. Pruthi, MD

Chair, Department of Urology
Professor, Urologic Oncology
UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
UNC School of Medicine
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Optimal Care for Bladder Cancer Patients:
Current Obstacles and Opportunities for Cystectomy Patients

 

Lecture Description

The lecture will evaluate the recent improvements in patients undergoing radical cystectomy for bladder cancer (including peri-operative chemotherapy and robotic surgery), and will describe some of the obstacles to providing optimal care that still exist.

Lecture Objectives:
  • Recognize the advances surgical treatment of invasive bladder
  • Understand obstacles to optimal outcomes in bladder cancer patients
  • Identify the advances in the peri-operative management of cystectomy patients

 

 


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Details

Date:
April 24, 2019
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

UNC Lineberger Cancer Network
Phone:
919-445-1000
Email:
unccn@unc.edu
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