Minetta C. Liu, MD - Innovative Blood-Based Screening in Cancer Care: State of the Science and Future Opportunities for Accelerating Cancer Diagnoses

04.30.2021 - By PeerView Family Medicine & General Practice CME/CNE/CPE Audio Podcast

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Go online to PeerView.com/ZKC860 to view the activity, download slides and practice aids, and complete the post-test to earn credit. In this activity, experts in oncology and respiratory medicine share insights on how to best integrate novel blood-based cancer diagnostic technologies into clinical practice in order to facilitate timely diagnosis and treatment initiation.Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to: Review the scientific principles of liquid biopsy as a tool for cancer diagnosis, including relevant biomarkers, as well as strengths and limitations compared with conventional diagnostic techniques, Describe the role and clinical implications of emerging blood-based diagnostic aids for cancer in secondary and tertiary care settings, Adapt current diagnostic workflows for cancer based on recent evidence on emerging blood-based diagnostic tests in an effort to expedite cancer discovery and subsequent treatment, Apply a patient-centered approach to the diagnosis and transition of care for patients with cancer, including educating patients on potential blood-based testing options.

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