A survey study explored the effect of patient perception of a delay in skin cancer surgery on time between biopsy and surgery and patient-reported anxiety.
In a study, partial vs radical cytoreductive nephrectomy for clear cell metastatic renal cell carcinoma was associated with a 54% decreased risk for other-cause mortality.
Younger age, uninsured or Medicaid status, and lower household income were associated with longer times to surgery.
This report reviews the challenges patients with bladder cancer experience related to cystectomy and urinary diversion surgery.
Postoperative opioid prescriptions are associated with delayed recovery, perioperative complications, and opioid misuse, investigators noted.
A survey of thyroid cancer survivors reveals their perspectives on how well they understood their treatment and potential survivorship concerns.
A retrospective study analyzed toxicity rates and reports on cosmetic outcomes from patients who underwent adjuvant proton-based radiotherapy after breast-conserving surgery.
Sublobar resection is noninferior for disease-free and overall survival for patients with tumors ≤2 cm.
A survey of US urologic oncologists suggests that reproductive organ-sparing and nerve-sparing radical cystectomy may be underused in women with bladder cancer.
Elevated levels of inflammatory biomarkers are associated with worse outcomes for patients with stage III colon cancer, a study suggests.