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Focus Moves to Earlier Settings in Melanoma

Gina Battaglia, PhD
Published: Monday, Feb 12, 2018
Dr Axel Hauschild, MD

Axel Hauschild, MD
Novel systemic therapies in the neoadjuvant and adjuvant settings have shown promising outcomes for locally advanced melanoma and may reduce the proportion of patients who need complete lymphadenectomy. Optimizing systemic therapy to maximize efficiency and minimize adverse events (AEs) will be the next step moving forward, according to panelists who participated in an OncLive Peer Exchange® panel.

The trend in melanoma therapy has been toward combinations, and Hauschild said he expects that to continue. Sequencing drugs correctly will be important, he noted.

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