Navigating the High Cost of Cancer Treatments

Jorge Cortes, MD

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Dr. Jorge Cortes addresses the difficulties patients have in dealing with the high cost of cancer treatments and calls for an effort to make these drugs more affordable. He asserts that physicians should try to help by understanding the needs of their patients, educating them, and involving their social workers and pharmacies.
July 29, 2015

How to Improve the Cost of Cancer Treatments

Dr. Alex Adjei addresses the high cost of cancer medicines and suggests various ways to improve cost-effectiveness.

July 17, 2018

Optimizing Communication Between Oncologists and Pathologists on Cancer Biomarker Testing

Drs Geoffrey Oxnard and Lauren Ritterhouse discuss the best ways oncologists and pathologists can communicate about molecular biomarker testing for individual patients as well as on strategies for incorporating new biomarkers into testing panels.