Winston Tan, MD | Authors

Articles

Treatments Improve PFS in Thyroid Cancer

May 28, 2020

Winston Tan, MD, discusses 2 agents that have advanced the treatment landscape for patients with thyroid cancer, including the multi-tyrosine kinase inhibitor lenvatinib and another TKI, sorafenib.

Discussing the Potential of Novel Agents for Treatment of GIST

November 18, 2019

Winston Tan, MD, discusses the emergence of novel agents for the treatment of patients with gastrointestinal stromal tumors, namely agents like avapritinib and ripretinib, which have shown promise in ongoing clinical trials.

Treatment Options Differ for Patients With Benign or Malignant Thyroid Cancer

October 29, 2019

Winston Tan, MD, discusses the current treatment landscape for patients with thyroid cancer. He highlighted the importance of first determining if a patient with thyroid cancer has benign or malignant thyroid nodules, which can be identified with the use of diagnostic biopsies. He also discussed the standard-of-care treatment options for these different subtypes of patients once they are identified.