Best Practices in How Oncologists and Pathologists Can Work Together to Optimize Biomarker Testing for their Patients with CancerVideo Categories: 2018 ASCO Insights, Biomarkers, and Video Library
Dr Sanjiv Agarwala describes best practices developed at St. Luke’s Cancer Center, where a committee has been formed in which clinicians and pathologists meet to reach consensus on reflex testing of molecular biomarkers, as well as the value of biomarker testing in enhancing patient care.
Drs. Goeffrey Oxnard and Lauren Ritterhouse consider the advantages and disadvantages of liquid biopsies as an early screening tool for biomarker testing, and how to integrate various approaches into a biomarker testing paradigm.
Dr. Sanjiv Agarwala gives an overview of the roles dermatologists and medical oncologists play and expands on how and why they need to work together to improve cancer care.