Cancer Management

Numerous cancer treatment exists but, the treatment options will depend on several factors such as the type and stage of cancer, general health and the patient’s preferences. The goals of cancer treatment include:

  • To achieve a cure for cancer

  • To completely remove the cancer cells through primary treatment

  • To reduce the chance of cancer reoccurrence through adjuvant therapy

  • To help relieve the side effects of treatment through Palliative treatments

The primary cancer treatments generally include:

  • Surgery

  • Chemotherapy

  • Radiation therapy

  • Stem cell transplant

  • Immunotherapy

  • Hormone therapy

  • Targeted therapy

  • Angiogenesis inhibitors

  • Synthetic lethality

  • Other clinical trials

Related Conference of Oncology & Cancer