John L. Marshall, MD, Georgetown University

Articles

Advanced Cholangiocarcinoma: Molecular Testing 

April 5th 2021

Experts who treat patients with GI cancers, such as cholangiocarcinoma, emphasize the need for more standardized approaches to molecular testing. 

Advanced Cholangiocarcinoma: Transition to Precision Medicine 

April 5th 2021

A panel of GI oncologists comment on the transition to targeted therapy and immunotherapy as treatments for advanced cholangiocarcinoma, as well as highlight predictive and prognostic markers that can help guide treatment decisions with novel therapies.

Treating Unresectable, Advanced Cholangiocarcinoma

March 29th 2021

Treatment recommendations, including supportive care options and the role of liver-directed therapy for patients with an unresectable, advanced bile duct cancer.

Neoadjuvant Therapy for Advanced Cholangiocarcinoma

March 29th 2021

An overview of potential options, as well as trials, further exploring neoadjuvant approaches for the management of patients with advanced cholangiocarcinoma.

Optimizing Adjuvant Therapy for Advanced Cholangiocarcinoma

March 22nd 2021

Insight regarding best timing to initiate an appropriate adjuvant therapy in patients with advanced cholangiocarcinoma, and the role of ctDNA analysis in the postsurgical setting.

Adjuvant Therapy for Advanced Cholangiocarcinoma

March 22nd 2021

Current treatment approaches for advanced cholangiocarcinoma, despite current gaps that can be considered in the adjuvant setting, as highlighted by GI oncologists.

Liver Transplantation for Advanced Cholangiocarcinoma

March 15th 2021

Scenarios for which liver transplantation may be appropriate in advanced cholangiocarcinoma.

Advanced Cholangiocarcinoma: Criteria for Resection

March 15th 2021

Panelists discuss types of scans and other testing results that can be used to help identify patients with an advanced bile duct cancer who are eligible for surgical resection.

Advanced Cholangiocarcinoma: Current Patient Prognosis

March 8th 2021

GI oncologists react to a prognosis for patients with newly diagnosed advanced cholangiocarcinoma and discuss how they counsel patients on goals of care and treatment expectations.

Cholangiocarcinoma: Importance of Adequate Tissue Collection

March 8th 2021

Best practices for working with other colleagues to ensure adequate tissue collection occurs when conducting a biopsy on a patient suspected of having cholangiocarcinoma, as well as considerations for next-generation sequencing.