American College Of Surgeons - Inspiring Quality: Highest Standards, Better Outcomes

Session Code: PS301
Title: Management of Stage IV Colorectal Cancer
Date and Time of Session: Wednesday, October 25: 8:00 am - 9:30 am
Description: The management of metastatic colorectal cancer has been evolving. With the frequent introduction of new chemotherapeutic medications, patient outcomes are shifting and changing all of the time. This panel will discuss what to expect with the Stage 4 colorectal cancer patient, the surgically related complications related to palliative chemotherapy and radiation, and most importantly when to operate and when not to operate.
CME Credit Hours: 1.5
Webcast Package Available: Yes
Audio Package Available: Yes
General Surgery (GEN), Surgical Oncology (ONC), Colon and Rectal Surgery (CRS)
Credit to Address ACS Accreditation/Verification Requirements:
Sponsored By:
Advisory Council for Colon and Rectal Surgery, Advisory Council for General Surgery
Program Participants:
Karin Marie Hardiman, MD,FACS, PhD
Alexander A. Parikh, MD, MPH, FACS
Speaker Overview of Stage IV Colorectal Cancer
Tony R. Reid, MD
Speaker Role of Surgery in the Treatment of Metastatic Colorectal Cancer
Alexander A. Parikh, MD, MPH, FACS
Speaker Role of Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC) in the Treatment of Carcinomatosis Due to Colorectal Cancer
Richard E. Royal, MD, FACS
Speaker Management of Synchronous Stage IV Colorectal Cancer
Karin Marie Hardiman, MD,FACS, PhD
Speaker The Role of Pallative Surgery in the Management of Colorectal Cancer
Robert S. Krouse, MD, FACS
Speaker Treatment of the Complications of Chemotherapy and Radiation for Stage IV Colorectal Cancer
Pasithorn Amy Suwanabol, MD
Panel Discussion