ASCO Conference Coverage

ASCO endorses ACS recommendations for prostate cancer survivor care

Guideline outlines recommended follow-up care for prostate cancer survivors

ASCO: Vitamin D associated with progression of colon cancer

Certain types of cancer patients tended to have lower vitamin D levels

ASCO endorses guideline for adjuvant and salvage radiotherapy after prostatectomy

The endorsed guideline outlines use of adjuvant and salvage radiotherapy after surgery for prostate cancer.

ASCO: Burnout prevalent among palliative care clinicians

A majority of of palliative care clinicians report burnout, according to a study, with the greatest risk of burnout for younger clinicians and those working more than 50 hours per week

ASCO: Coping strategies typically employed for cancer-related financial distress

Most patients use lifestyle-altering strategies and about 40 percent adopt a care-altering strategy to manage financial distress associated with their cancer care.

Disparities persist in early stage breast cancer treatment

Despite its acceptance as standard of care neary 25 years ago, barriers still exist that preclude patients from receiving breast conserving therapy (BCT), according to research presented at the ASCO 2014 Breast Cancer Symposium.

Novel immunotherapy vaccine decreases recurrence of HER2-positive breast cancer

A new immunotherapy vaccine candidate for breast cancer shows promise, having reduced recurrence rate by more than fifty percent.

Joint ASCO/CCO guidelines for advanced prostate cancer issued

Recommendations are for men whose tumors have grown resistant to hormonal therapies were issued jointly by the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and Cancer Care Ontario (CCO) in Canada.

ASCO: Family doctors can improve mammogram return rates

Women overdue for mammogram respond better to postcard plus reminder letter from family physician.

ASCO: Angelina Jolie announcement responsible for BRCA1/2 testing boost

Celebrity story helped double rates of genetic testing in following six months at one cancer center.

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