2020–2021 BCSC Basic and Clinical Science Course™
1 Update on General Medicine
Chapter 13: Cancer
Biologic therapies continue to play a major role in the treatment of cancer.
Advances in stem cell biology may alter therapeutic strategies for cancer.
Genetic profiling of tumors and patients can contribute significantly to treatment and identify patients at risk for cancer.
More precise molecular targets for cancer increase the effectiveness and reduce the toxicity of systemic therapies.
Excerpted from BCSC 2020-2021 series: Section 1 - Update on General Medicine. For more information and to purchase the entire series, please visit https://www.aao.org/bcsc.