Treatments, Tests, and Procedures
Videos about specific tests and procedures used to diagnose cancer and how cancer is treated
Louis Weiner, MD, introduces different types of clinical trials, including studies that focus on finding new treatments, side effects and supportive care, late effects and survivorship, and screening and prevention.
Dr. Nicholas Vogelzang explains what targeted therapies are, and how they are used in cancer treatment.
Dr. Mark Kris explains the concept of treatment guidelines, and how the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) develops treatment guidelines for people with cancer.
Dr. Timothy Gilligan explains an ASCO guideline on tumor markers for germ cell tumors.