Tumor boards and beyond
Today, tumor biological information is swiftly becoming a “must” for oncology treatment. This multimodality information is discussed and analyzed at multi-discipline tumor boards, playing an increasingly important role in the patient’s care and treatment.
The demand for “personalized medicine” will also place increased pressure on functional imaging exams, used for example in measuring the success of drug therapy in the patient’s treatment. In this context, certain functional exams will need to be performed multiple times, while to quantify the success of the therapy, software programs will need follow-up functionality