What has changed in clinical oncology practice In 2019?
Authors: M.Y. Fedyanin
The article focused on the changes in the treatment approaches in patients with the gastrointestinal malignances in 2019–2020. How to treat a patient with operable gastric cancer, what is more effective – perioperative or postoperative chemotherapy? What is the true effectiveness of immunotherapy and is it possible to reduce the intensity of treatment for patients with advanced gastric cancer. Did we achieve a personification of treatment for pancreatic cancer? What is the new standard of the first-line for advanced hepatocellular cancer? We critically examine studies in early and advanced colon cancer.