In-depth qualitative interviews with oncology clinicians and current and former smokers reveal some common perspectives on smoking and cessation.
Incidence among children, adolescents increased 0.5 to 0.7 percent; malignant tumor incidence highest for males, non-Hispanic Whites
The risk of recurrence varied by patient age, tumor size, and number of foci.
Gemcitabine plus cisplatin reduced the risk of death by 28%.
More studies are needed to confirm if there is an effect on survival, according to researchers.
Early results demonstrate the potential of personalized 3D-printed shields for protecting healthy GI tissue in patients undergoing radiotherapy for prostate cancer.
Response endpoints were not strongly correlated with overall survival at the trial level.
Survey-based study determined the association between patients’ perception of aesthetic outcome and psychosocial function after undergoing ablation with this complex procedure.
Researchers sought to determine when and to what extent survivors of head and neck squamous cell cancers would recover their senses of taste and smell.
A survey of long-term survivors of oropharyngeal cancer identified those with higher risk of experiencing voice and speech impairment.