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

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Raj S. Pruthi, MD. 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.

When Apr 24, 2019
from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Where https://unclineberger.org/unccn/event/bladder-cancer
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Contact Phone 919-445-1000
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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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