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Nursing considerations for hemipelvectomy: Evidence-based practice

A complex, interdisciplinary approach is needed to appropriately address the physical changes and emotional impact that patients undergoing hemipelvectomy will face postoperatively.

Doxorubicin-ifosfamide combo improves progression-free survival in soft-tissue sarcoma

A new European study does not support administration of intensified doxorubicin and ifosfamide for palliation of advanced soft tissue sarcoma.

Prognostic factors of pazopanib in advanced soft tissue sarcomas

A new analysis confirmed the importance of known prognostic factors such as performance status and tumor grading for having a long-term outcome in patients treated with pazopanib for metastatic soft tissue sarcoma. In addition, hemoglobin at baseline was found to be a new prognostic factor.

Potential therapeutic target identified for incurable, rare type of soft-tissue cancer

A deadly, rare type of soft-tissue cancer may be completely eradicated simply by inhibiting a key protein involved in its growth, according to a new research report.

Carbon ion radiotherapy works for inoperable spinal sarcomas

Carbon ion radiotherapy (CIRT) appears to be safe and effective for the treatment of persons with unresectable spinal sarcoma, researchers have affirmed.

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