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Listen to The Optimal Health Program on WABC radio (770 on the AM dial) on Saturday mornings from 8-9AM and Sunday evenings from 6-7PM
Focus on gastric cancer
Epidemiology and incidence statistics
• Animal models
• Disease mechanism and molecular targets
• Histological classification and gastric/intestinal phenotypes
• Gastric cancer predisposition
• Molecular alterations in gastric cancer
• Factors that induce molecular alterations
• Diagnosis of gastric cancers
• Diagnostic criteria for early gastric cancers and endoscopic mucosal resection
• Metastases and their diagnosis
• Treatment of gastric cancers and its recent advances
• Chemoradiotherapy and D2 surgery
• New chemotherapeutic agent
• Future challenges