Colon Cancer Information Center
Knowledge is power. Are you facing a new diagnosis, recurrence, living with metastatic disease, or supporting a loved one through their cancer journey? The Cancer Connect Colon Cancer Information Center has current, evidence-based information for you. Get the facts about colon cancer prevention, early detection, treatment, and survivorship, and stay up to date with ongoing colon cancer research that could impact your treatment decisions through our daily cancer news.
Sarah Cannon Radiation Oncology Physician-in-Chief Andrew Kennedy, MD, will discuss metastatic colorectal cancer and answer participants’ questions during a live Web chat here on CancerConnect on April 2, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. EST. Following the presentation, there will be a live Q&A with Dr. Kennedy. Click here to pre-register for the Web Chat and submit a metastatic colorectal cancer question for Dr. Kennedy to answer during the live Web Chat (time permitting).
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Pre-treatment laboratory tests may play a key role in predicting patient outcomes prior to SIRT for metastatic colorectal cancer, while a new modeling technology for enhancing delivery of treatment could improve treatment success. CancerConnect Live Web Chat with the Experts Series Presents: “Using Radiation to Treat Colorectal Cancers Metastasized to the Liver,” with Sarah Cannon Expert Andrew Kennedy, MD
April 2, 2014 at 6:00pm EST Sarah Cannon Radiation Oncology Physician-in-Chief... March Is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
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Colon Cancer Management
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Colon Cancer Clinical Trials
E5204 – Intergroup Randomized Phase III Study of Postoperative Oxaliplatin, 5-Fluorouracil and Leucovorin vs Oxaliplatin, 5-Fluorouracil, Leucovorin and Bevacizumab for Patients with Stage II or III Rectal Cancer Receiving Pre-operative chemoradiation
CTSUE5202 – A randomized phase III clinical trial comparing 5-fluorouracil (5-FU), Leucovorin, Oxaliplatin (mFOLFOX6) and Bevacizumab in patients with stage II colon cancer at high risk for recurrence to determine prospectively the prognostic value of molecular markers.
07-141 – A Multi-center, Open-label, Randomized, Phase 2 Clinical Trial Evaluating Safety and Efficacy of FOLFIRI with Either Panitumumab or Bevacizumab as a Second-line Treatment in Subjects with Metastatic Colorectal Cancer