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Today in Oncology

Current News from the World of Oncology Last Updated: Saturday, August 23, 2014 3:01:50 PM

Featured Columnists

Does the United States Have the Best Health-Care System in the World? Hagop M. Kantarjian, MD  

Take-Home Messages From ASCO's Immediate Past President Clifford A. Hudis, MD, FACP  

The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same Jimmie C. Holland, MD, and James F. Holland, MD  

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Expert Opinions

The Evolving Role of Surgery in Germ Cell Tumors Stephen B. Riggs, MD  

Prominent Immunotherapy Researcher Sees Success Beyond the Challenges Michel Sadelain, MD, PhD  

Discussing Sexual Health Issues With Female Cancer Survivors Don S. Dizon, MD, FACP  

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Meeting News

Anti–PD-1 Agent Shows Activity in Renal Cell Carcinoma Studies Assess Response to Platinum Therapy in Triple-Negative Breast Canc... Mixed Results for Targeting MET in Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer New Research Presented in Wilms Tumor, Pediatric Sarcoma, Head and Neck Ca... More Meeting News

Journal Spotlight

No Overall Survival Improvement but Some Palliative Benefit With Gefitinib... PREVAIL Trial: Enzalutamide Before Chemotherapy Prolongs Survival in Metas... Study Finds New Genetic Risk Markers in Pancreatic Cancer Adjuvant Endocrine Therapy for Hormone Receptor–Positive Breast Cancer: A... More Journal Spotlights

Health-Care Policy

Does the United States Have the Best Health-Care System in the World? Surgeon General Call to Action to Prevent Skin Cancer IOM Workshop Explores Growing Problems in Patient Access to Cancer Drugs ASCO Convenes Think Tank to Tackle Disparities in Cancer Care More Health-care Policy

Drugs & Regimens

Recent FDA Drug Approvals Foster Growing Treatment Armamentarium for Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia and Rare B-Cell Lymphomas Rational Strategies Are Advancing Combination Lymphoma Therapies NEPA for Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting: Key Endpoints and Additional Analyses Show Strong Efficacy Early Change in Chemotherapy Based on Elevated Circulating Tumor Cells Does Not Improve Outcome in Metastatic Breast Cancer More Drugs & Regimens

Oncology Worldwide

Pioneering Medical Oncologist Remembers a Time Before the Subspecialty Was Created African Medical Education Is Being Transformed by U.S. Program From Ireland to America and Back, Patrick G. Johnston, MD, PhD, Thrives on Bringing Research Findings to Clinical Practice Improving Quality of Life in Cancer Survivors More Oncology Worldwide

Patient's Corner

Taking Charge of Your Care Coping With the Aftermath of Cancer Cancer Has Robbed Me of My Physical Beauty but Not My Inner Strength Learning to Live in the Moment More Patient's Corner
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