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MASCC Tool Improves Documentation of Dermatologic Toxicities of TKIs

MASCC Tool Improves Documentation of Dermatologic Toxicities of TKIs

Incorporating a modified MASCC grading tool for evaluating epidermal growth factor receptor inhibitor (EGFRI) toxicities and quality of life improved the rate of skin assessments and documentation.

Osimertinib Proven Effective as First-line Therapy for EGFR-positive NSCLC

Osimertinib effectively treats EGFR-mutated non-small cell lung cancer that has the T790M mutation, according to recent study findings.

Combination of Live Bacterium and Chemotherapy Improves Response Rate in Patient With Pleural Mesothelioma

Combination of Live Bacterium and Chemotherapy Improves Response Rate in Patient With Pleural Mesothelioma

Patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM) experienced greater than 90% disease control and 59% response rate after immunotherapy with live bacterium combined with chemotherapy.

Survival Is Better With SRS Than With WBRT for NSCLC or Breast Cancer Metastases to the Brain

Longer survival was achieved with stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) alone than with whole-brain radiation therapy (WBRT) in patients with fewer than 4 brain metastases from NSCLC or breast cancer.

Use of Emotional Support and Acceptance Coping Strategies Lead to Better QOL and Mood in Patients With Incurable Cancer

Use of Emotional Support and Acceptance Coping Strategies Lead to Better QOL and Mood in Patients With Incurable Cancer

Patients with newly diagnosed, incurable cancer who use emotional support and acceptance coping strategies experience better quality of life (QOL) and mood; denial and self-blame strategies correlate negatively with these outcomes.

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