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Clinical Focus Session
Moderator/s:
  • D. Arnold (Hamburg, DE)
  • J. K. Bell (Manchester, GB)
Date:
Sat, Apr 10, 2021
Time (in CEST):
09:30 - 11:00

101.1 - ESMO guidelines: understanding the principles

EBIR
Yes
Presenter:
  • D. Arnold (Hamburg, DE)
Learning Objectives:

1. To learn about ESMO guidelines for liver metastases from CRC
2. To understand what is the interventional tool box
3. To know which technique applies to which patient based on the literature

101.2 - Metastatic CRC: how tumour biology and immunology are impacting curative management

Presenter:
  • G. Argilés (New York, US)
Learning Objectives:

1. To understand the biological hallmarks of CRC and their consequence in terms of systemic treatment
2. To understand how the immune micro-environment impact outcome of CRC
3. To understand what role immunotherapy may play in the treatment of CRC

101.3 - Evaluating the background liver: function tests, liver scintigraphy, hepatocyte-specific contrast MRI

EBIR
Yes
Presenter:
  • R. Duran (Lausanne, CH)
Learning Objectives:

1. To understand what are the limits of liver resection
2. To understand practically how to evaluate the normal liver status before liver resection
3. To understand the respetive role of volumetry and liver scintigraphy

101.4 - Liver surgery: new concepts, liver-first approach, LVD and others

Presenter:
  • N. Demartines (Lausanne, CH)
Learning Objectives:
1. To understand the liver first approach and its indication
2. To understand how surgeons approach the prevention of liver insufficency after resection
3. To leand about the concept of LVD

101.5 - Percutaneous ablation: patient selection and quality control are key

EBIR
Yes
Presenter:
  • A. Denys (Lausanne, CH)
Learning Objectives:
1. To understand what is the role of ablation in liver colorectal liver metastases
2. To learn about the potential benefit of ablation versus metastasectomy
3. To learn about the literature supporting ablation

101.6 - Shrinking and vanishing metastases: problems and solutions

Presenter:
  • D. Goéré (Paris, FR)
Learning Objectives:

1. To know what is the concept of shrinking and vanishing metastases
2. To learn a practical approach on shrinking and vanishing liver metastases
3. To learn about the potential role of intra-arterial chemotherapy for the treatment of shrinking and vanishing metastases