Treatment of Hepatic Colorectal Metastases: Advances and Controversies


Steven T. Brower, MD, Vice-Chairman, Department of Surgery, and Chief, Division of Surgical Oncology at Beth Israel Medical Center, discusses surgical management of patients with colorectal cancer that has metastasized to the liver. 

Target Audience

Physicians who wish to learn more about the latest surgical treatments for tumors that have metastasized to the liver.

Objectives

• Learn the magnitude of the problem of liver metastases
• Results for surgery in management of CLMs
• Recent advances in imaging and systemic therapy
• Advances in liver surgery techniques
• Laparoscopic approach to liver surgery
• Other energy devices
• Modern multidisciplinary management strategies. PeriOp treatment.
• EBM conclusions

Accreditation Statement

Beth Israel Medical Center and St. Luke’s and Roosevelt Hospitals are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Beth Israel Medical Center designates this enduring material for a maximum of .75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Policy on Faculty and Provider Disclosure

It is the policy of Beth Israel Medical Center and St. Luke's and Roosevelt Hospitals that faculty and providers disclose real or apparent conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity. Beth Israel Medical Center and St. Luke's and Roosevelt Hospitals have established policies in place that will identify and resolve all conflicts of interest prior to this educational activity.

The following have reported that they do not have any financial relationships to disclose:
Steven Brower, MD 

Presenter

Steven T. Brower, MD

Steven T. Brower, MD Steven T. Brower, MD, Vice-Chairman of the Department of Surgery, and Chief, Division of Surgical Oncology at Beth Israel Medical Center, is a nationally recognized cancer and gastrointestinal surgeon.
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