Surgical Oncology News

This section features a sampling of news related to surgical oncology from the popular press, from press releases received, or SSO news directly pertinent to SSO members.

Get CME/MOC credit for reading selected articles in Annals of Surgical Oncology. September articles, focused on Melanoma/Sarcoma, are now available.

Author: SSO Staff
May 05, 2015

Earn Continuing Medical Education and Maintenance of Certification Part 2 (Self-Assessment) Credit!

Meet MOC requirements and earn CME credit by reading select articles from the Annals of Surgical Oncology.  Two articles are posted a month and are complimentary to SSO members; non-members will incur a $20 fee per article for all 2015 Journal CME/MOC articles.

The articles published for September 2015 are as follows:

  • Quality of Life, Functional Outcomes, and Wound Complications in Patients with Soft Tissue Sarcomas Treated with Preoperative Chemoradiation: A Prospective Study (Melanoma/Sarcoma)
  • Detailed pathological examination of completion node dissection specimens and outcome in melanoma patients with minimal (<0.1mm) sentinel lymph node metastases (Melanoma/Sarcoma)
Access the articles here.