seper

10+ Year Member
Dec 22, 2010
1,685
578
Status (Visible)
Yes, was thinking to sign up off my CME stipend and take 1-2 days off work "to participate" (we get CME time separately from vacay)

Anyone here "going to #ESTRO20"?
The virtual registration is 600 Euros (non-ESTRO member).
 

evilbooyaa

Staff member
Volunteer Staff
7+ Year Member
Oct 10, 2011
6,949
6,993
Status (Visible)
  1. Attending Physician

Future standard of care for xrt in high risk prostate? Seems like a comparable option to brachy boost though need to see a lot more detail on methodology. And in a big move for you guys only studied in the setting of conventional fractionation, though would be ironic if that comes down the pipe as APM does.

Certainly of interest. Some recent studies on dominant intraprostate lesion (DIL) getting a higher dose in terms of feasibility. I think if I was respecting OARs I would consider pushing dose higher in a patient who had MRI.

Hearing the oral presentation talking about DILs in the past was funny as they kept talking about 'DIL dose'. Say that 5x fast (just don't do it at work!)
 
  • Haha
Reactions: 1 user

taserlaser

SDN Gold Donor
2+ Year Member
Feb 17, 2017
244
330
Status (Visible)
  1. Fellow [Any Field]
  2. Attending Physician
Better access to high quality prostate MRIs really helps these patients. Targeted biopsies for better selection of AS patients, better radiological identification of T3/T4 disease, DIL identification for treatment escalation including EBRT as above, or HDR boost/coverage. Prostate treatment really has evolved significantly in a (relatively) short period of time.
 

Your message may be considered spam for the following reasons:

  1. Your new thread title is very short, and likely is unhelpful.
  2. Your reply is very short and likely does not add anything to the thread.
  3. Your reply is very long and likely does not add anything to the thread.
  4. It is very likely that it does not need any further discussion and thus bumping it serves no purpose.
  5. Your message is mostly quotes or spoilers.
  6. Your reply has occurred very quickly after a previous reply and likely does not add anything to the thread.
  7. This thread is locked.
About the Ads