By W. Weber (auth.), Priv.-Doz. Dr. Walter Weber (eds.)
The ecu tuition of Oncology got here into lifestyles to reply to a necessity for informa tion, schooling and coaching within the box of the analysis and therapy of melanoma. There are major explanation why such an initiative used to be essential. to start with, the educating of oncology calls for a carefully multidisciplinary process that is tricky for the Univer sities to place into perform due to the fact that their procedure is especially disciplinary oriented. Secondly, the speed of technological improvement that impinges at the prognosis and therapy of melanoma has been so fast that it isn't a simple activity for scientific schools to evolve their curricula flexibly. With its residential classes for organ pathologies and the seminars on new options (laser, monoclonal antibodies, imaging innovations etc.) or at the important healing controversies (conservative or mutilating surgical procedure, basic or adjuvant chemotherapy, radiotherapy by myself or integrated), it's the ambition of the ecu institution of Oncology to fill a cultural and medical hole and, thereby, create a bridge among the collage and and among those and day-by-day scientific perform. one of many more moderen projects of ESO has been the establishment of everlasting examine teams, often known as job forces, the place a constrained variety of best specialists are invited to satisfy yearly with the purpose of defining the state-of-the-art and probably attaining a consensus on destiny advancements in particular fields of oncology.