In a web-based survey, oncology nurses self-report on their ability to assess the nutritional status of pediatric patients and their confidence in their assessments.
DNA sequencing in men with metastatic castration-sensitive prostate cancer revealed alterations in certain signaling pathways that predict worse overall survival and shorter progression time to castration-resistant disease.
What is the difference between chemotherapy and targeted therapies?
[Breast Cancer: Targets and Therapy] A retrospective chart review of a cohort of patients with TNBC found that tumor size and nodal status is associated with DFS, and radiotherapy technique and fractionation protocol were not associated with differences in either DFS or OS.
Some US medical centers have canceled treatments and all centers have altered their policies and procedures out of precaution related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Transgender patients present unique communication as well as clinical challenges for oncology clinicians.
A review of case studies that outline treatment decisions based on patient and disease characteristics.
The authors of new review say the results of the JCOG0401 trial suggest that standard hormonal therapy alone vs salvage radiotherapy is not an appropriate management strategy for recurrence after radical prostatectomy.
[Cancer Management and Research] Gender socialisation experiences may reinforce anger and emotion suppression responses in times of distress in men with prostate cancer.
Many common physical and cognitive impairments experienced by patients with cancer can be addressed by rehabilitation. However, many patients are not aware of how and when its benefits can be had.
[Cancer Management and Research] Use of inflammatory indices, particularly C-reactive protein/albumin ratio (CAR), is effective in predicting risk for postoperative complications in patients undergoing resection of colorectal cancer.
As infections with SARS-CoV-2 continue to increase, there has been a concurrent increase in news and data, both accurate and inaccurate.
In the management of PNETs it is important to differentiate between functional and nonfunctional PNETs in order to determine the course of treatment.
How should clinicians combat coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in their practice settings?
Screening patients by phone before they come to a clinic may help to eliminate potentially redundant visits and lower the risk of infection.