Week 4:

Treatments

  • Preparatory Materials (to be viewed prior to week 4 class): Webpage

Treatments by Treatment Type

The Treatments by Stage and Treatments by Mutation menus provide a structured, logical way to understand information about GIST treatments. This Treatments by Type menu provides  you with quick access when you already know what you are looking for.

Treatment types include:

Managing Side Effects

  • Preparatory Materials (to be viewed prior to week 4 class): Webpage

Class Recording for Week 4

Slides from class presentations(Microsoft PowerPoint format):
Surgery
Gleevec
Sutent
Stivarga

Week 4 Exam (to be taken after lecture)

If you need any assistance or information, please contact Peter Knox, Senior Director, Research, by phone at 973-837-9092 x123 or email: pknox@liferaftgroup.org

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