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Today in Oncology

Current News from the World of Oncology Last Updated: Sunday, March 01, 2015 2:01:33 PM

Featured Columnists

Translational Research: Under Assault From the Bottom Line Derek Raghavan, MD, PhD  

Cancer Genetics: Looking Back, Looking Ahead Mary-Claire King, PhD  

What Is a Physician? Call a Spade a Spade Chandrakanth Are, MBBS, FRCS, FACS  

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Expert Opinions

How Changes to ACGME’s Accreditation Standards Are Affecting Fellowship Training Jill Gilbert, MD  

Smarter Trial Design Saves Money and Produces Better Drugs  

Unraveling the Mysteries of Epithelioid Hemangioendothelioma Brian P. Rubin, MD, PhD  

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Meeting News

Ramucirumab Added to FOLFIRI Yields Results Similar to Bevacizumab or Afli... Surgery Plus Immunotherapy Improves Survival in Melanoma Patients With Gas... Pancreatic Cancer: Latest Drug Development Hits and Misses FOLFIRINOX Plus Radiation Renders Some Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer ... More Meeting News

Journal Spotlight

ASCO Endorses ESMO Guideline on Hereditary Colorectal Cancer Syndromes No Benefit of Adding Iniparib to Gemcitabine/Carboplatin in Metastatic Tri... Novel Genomic Signature Predicts Postcystectomy Recurrence in High-Risk Bl... Moffitt Cancer Center Reports on Faculty Participants in International Dis... More Journal Spotlights

Health-Care Policy

At Long Last: CMS Will Cover Lung Cancer Screening Transitioning From Volume to Value in Cancer Care Molecular Pathologists vs the FDA: Proposed Regulation of Laboratory-Developed Tests Sparks Debate ASCO and AACR Call for Regulation of E-Cigarettes and Other Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems More Health-care Policy

Drugs & Regimens

Radiotherapy Alone as Effective as Chemoradiation Therapy in Palliation of Dysphagia in Patients With Advanced Esophageal Cancer First Randomized Trial to Show Benefit of Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitor in Newly Diagnosed Acute Myeloid Leukemia High Hopes for AG-221 in Advanced Leukemia Radiotherapy in Good-Prognosis DLBCL More Drugs & Regimens

Oncology Worldwide

Breast Health Global Initiative Tackles Third-World Health Care Breaking the Silence About Breast Cancer in the Arab World Despite Growing Awareness, the Global Crisis of Untreated Cancer Pain Persists Effective Prevention Measures Urgently Needed to Prevent Global Cancer Crisis More Oncology Worldwide

Patient's Corner

Twenty Years After a Diagnosis …  and Counting Cancer Has Given Me More Than It Has Taken Away Ovarian Cancer Has Taught Me to Be Fearless Beating the Odds More Patient's Corner
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