Researchers identified classifications of acute graft-versus-host-disease to facilitate better management of the adverse effect in patients who undergo hematopoietic cell transplant.
Investigators at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center explored the potential effects of financial concerns on the overall and cancer-specific survival for patients with head and neck cancers.
Results of a phase 3 randomized trial of the eRAPID online system for patients to self-report symptoms while undergoing cancer therapy are presented.
These pointers can help oncology nurses as well as their patients cope with the challenges brought on by the pandemic.
This patient case demonstrates the challenge of remotely communicating when a patient’s family confuses the medical meaning with the social meaning of the words used to explain the patient’s condition.
A team of Danish researchers investigate the relationship between work-related direct UVR exposure and risk for breast cancer in women older than 50.
The American Society of Hematology released guidelines for preventing and managing venous thromboembolism in patients with cancer.
Researchers identified the risk factors for chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy in cancer patients treated with paclitaxel or oxaliplatin.
Investigators sought to determine the incidence of BLI on patients with cancer receiving bleomycin-containing regimens.
What should patients with cancer be told about getting a COVID-19 vaccine?
This approach to communication is explained, along with strategies for practicing the approach when treating patients from these communities.
A systematic review of studies focused on strategies to improve patient comfort and compliance with radiotherapy treatment plans, finding that aromatherapy strategies show promise in this setting.
The immune-related AE, immune-mediated diarrhea and colitis, can have a limited course or may exist for long-term periods.
Investigators sought to determine the efficacy of using electronic PRO systems to monitor and manage symptoms in patients with advanced and metastatic cancer.
Using a self-report questionnaire, investigators sought to distinct insomnia syndrome distinct from sleep disturbance in patients with cancer.
Incorporating 2 standardized documents into the process for supportive care measures improved outcomes for patients receiving HD-MTX.
Literature review highlights barriers and aids to breastfeeding for breast cancer survivors.
Retrospective analysis demonstrates the value in distinguishing between these conditions to salvage chemotherapy and/or targeted therapy dose in patients with cancer.
The effect of fertility preservation on reproductive outcomes for breast cancer survivors after their treatment is completed was investigated in this Swedish study.
Researchers compared adverse effect incidence with lapatinib administration at 3 different times of the day.