ESSO Course on Electrochemotherapy of Cutaneous and Deep Seated Tumors

21-22 October, 2019 - Closed

Venue: Ljubljana (SLO)

Aims of the course:

This course will provide information about the principles and applications of electrochemotheray in oncology.

It will present clinical cases, discuss the clinical benefit of electrochemotherapy and demonstrate treatment procedure on patients (cutaneous or deep seated tumors).

Educational methods:

    Case discussion sessions
    Video-based discussion
    Transmission of live surgery

Main topics:

    Basics of electrochemotherapy (principles, preclinical studies, mechanisms of action)

    Clinical applications of electrochemotherapy in the treatment of cutaneous tumors/metastases
        Melanoma, breast skin metastases
        Head and neck

    Clnical applications of electrochemotherapy in the treatment of deep seated tumors with emphasis on liver tumors
        Clinical study on colorectal liver metastases
        Clinical study on hepatocellular carcinma
        Technoloy for the treatment of liver tumor

    Clinical cases
        Head and neck tumors
        Liver metastases
        Liver tumors

Participants profile:

    M.D. Surgical oncologists
    Medical oncologists
    Radiation therapists

Before applying for this course please read carefully the ESSO terms and conditions for educational events

This course is closed