Clinical Workup of the Oncology Patient
This lecture will take a practical approach to staging veterinary cancer patients, including specific techniques and equipment. We will also discuss some common cancers that are treated with radiation therapy only or a combination of surgery and radiation, chemotherapy and radiation, or a combination of all three. The specific tumor types will be presented as case studies emphasizing the practical applications of treatment.
Karri Meleo, DVM, ACVIM (oncology), ACVR (radiation oncology)
Dr. Karri Meleo has over 30 years of practical experience in veterinary oncology. She is board-certified in both medical and radiation oncology. Having spent most of her career in private practice, she works hard to educate clients and colleagues with practical and actionable information regarding cancer in dogs and cats.