Most Recent Articles by Helen Rowse, MD
Prostate cancer patients with hereditary mutations in the BRCA genes do not respond as well to conventional treatment such as surgery and radiotherapy, and they have a lower survival rate than patients who do not have these genetic mutations.
Combining genetic data with information on other risk factors could significantly improve the ability to identify women at highest risk of developing breast cancer, according to a new study.
A chemotherapy regimen of procarbazine, lomustine (CCNU), and vincristine (PCV) administered after radiation therapy improved both progression-free survival and overall survival in adults with low-grade gliomas.
A new approach to treatment using a cancer-killing virus combined with a chemotherapy drug may offer hope to those with advanced and recurrent forms of metastatic ovarian cancer.
Nearly one quarter of all women who underwent initial breast conservation surgery (BCS) for breast cancer had a subsequent surgical intervention.
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Health care professionals trained in genetics may improve quality of care and reduce unnecessary testingJul 11,2014
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