Published on: 22.06.2020, 1 h and 26 min.
In this second round table discussion, experts from Switzerland and Germany discuss practice-changing studies in the fields of Head & Neck Tumors and Lung Cancer with the ASCO2020 original authors.
The following authors are presenting their studies:
Prof. Dr. Kevin Joseph Harrington
The Institute of Cancer Research and The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust National Institute of Health Research Biomedical Research Centre, London, United Kingdom
KEYNOTE-048: Progression after the next line of therapy following pembrolizumab (P) or P plus chemotherapy (P+C) vs EXTREME (E) as first-line (1L) therapy for recurrent/metastatic (R/M) head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC).
Prof. Dr. Martin Reck
LungenClinic Grosshansdorf, Grosshansdorf, Germany
Nivolumab (NIVO) + ipilimumab (IPI) + 2 cycles of platinum-doublet chemotherapy (chemo) vs 4 cycles chemo as first-line (1L) treatment (tx) for stage IV/recurrent non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC): CheckMate 9LA.
Prof. Dr. Joel Guigay
Centre Antoine Lacassagne, FHU OncoAge, Université Côte d'Azur, France
TPExtreme randomized trial: Quality of Life (QoL) and survival according to second-line treatments in patients with recurrent/metastatic head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (R/M HNSCC).
John Kuruvilla, MD (Dr.)
Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada
KEYNOTE-204: Randomized, open-label, phase III study of pembrolizumab (pembro) versus brentuximab vedotin (BV) in relapsed or refractory classic Hodgkin lymphoma (R/R cHL).
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