Workers of the ZSMU Department of Oncology and Surgical Oncology take part in ESMO (European Society for Medical Oncology) congress every year. It’s a good school of best global experience that gives the opportunity to constantly upgrade oncology teaching to students according to modern international models of diagnosis and treatment and also introduce learned knowledge in practical medicine.
This year professor Oleksiy Kolesnik and associate professor Olena Levyk have taken part in the congress that was held in Barcelona (Spain).At all about 28571 oncologists from 138 countries took part in this forum.299 sections that were dedicated to all kinds of malignancy diseases worked at the forum, scientist considered 2218 report posters and 93 e-thesis.
Specialists kept under review modern areas of common and rear malignance disease treatment-from basic standards of treatment to modern tendencies. Scientist considered a range of urgent topics such as molecular study of malignant (cancer) growth,study of patients DNA changes caused by malignant growth,immunotherapy and dealing with undesirable effects of immunotherapy,patient nutritive support,psychology problems of patients with cancer,signs of professional doctors’ burnout and methods of dealing with it .
Plenty of reports at forums were dedicated to results of the latest scientific research concerning malignancy diseases and identifying new effective medications. During the last 10 years at the congress were demonstrated results of treating more than 550 thousand cancer patients within clinical researches.
15 October 2019