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Author Sondak, Vernon K., 1957- speaker

Title Update on therapies for metastatic melanoma / Vernon K. Sondak
Published London : Henry Stewart Talks, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (1 streaming video file (30 min.) : color, sound)
Series Topical talks : talks of interest in the biomedical and life sciences, 2056-452X
Henry Stewart talks. Biomedical & life sciences collection. Topical talks
Contents Contents: Overview of new treatments approved for advanced melanoma in the past few years -- Pegylated interferon alfa-2b -- Ipilimumab -- Mechanism of action -- Impact on progression-free and overall survival -- Overview of immune-related adverse events -- Vemurafenib -- Mechanism of action -- Impact on progression-free and overall survival -- Induction of secondary squamous cell carcinomas -- Possible role for combined RAF/MEK inhibition -- A "standard" approach to treatment of stage IV melanoma
Notes Animated audio-visual presentation with synchronized narration
Title from title frames
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Subject Melanoma -- Treatment.
Antibodies, Monoclonal.
Antiviral Agents.
Melanoma -- drug therapy.
Melanoma -- physiopathology.
Skin Neoplasms -- drug therapy.
Genre/Form Video recordings.
Form Streaming video