The changing face of cancer medicine: towards targeted and personalised therapy
- At: 2009 FIP Congress in Istanbul (Turkey)
- Type: Presentation
- By: MCKINNON, Ross (University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia)
The emergence of a variety of effective cancer medicines is widely acclaimed as one of the major medical advances of the last century. For some cancers, cytotoxic chemotherapy is curative, even in the setting of metastatic disease, and the promise of long-term survival makes the risk of adverse effects and financial costs worthwhile. Adjuvant.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.