Latest Advances in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Malignant Gliomas

Intended Audience: This educational activity has been designed for radiologists, neuro-surgeons, neuro-oncologists, radiation oncologists, medical oncologists, and other healthcare professionals interested in the treatment of gliomas.

This activity is also open to the general public. If you are a not a medical professional, please choose "View Video Only" to view this activity.

Activity Overview: When patients present with neurological or cognitive deficits indicating a possible brain tumor, crucial decisions must be made to produce an accurate diagnosis, effective treatment plan, and hopeful prognosis. This multidisciplinary educational activity outlines the latest innovative approaches to treat patients with newly diagnosed tumors.

Learning Objectives: Following participation in this activity, participants will be better able to:

  • Describe emerging concepts in the diagnosis and management of gliomas
  • Explain methods to discriminate glioma from other diseases with similar imaging appearance
  • Identify components that are important to assessing a patient with newly diagnosed gliomas
  • Identify the current standard of care for the patient with glioma

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