The Asco Post

Today in Oncology

Current News from the World of Oncology Last Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 1:01:30 PM

Featured Columnists

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  

Time to Move Forward With Lung Screening James L. Mulshine, MD  

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Expert Opinions

The Road to Progress in Lung Cancer Treatment  

ASCO Convenes Think Tank to Tackle Disparities in Cancer Care Blase N. Polite, MD, MPP  

Advancing Immune Checkpoint Targeting in Cancer Treatment James P. Allison, PhD  

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Meeting News

Considerable Extension of Survival Achieved With Conventional Treatment in... Stakeholders Are Uniting Around Value in Cancer Care Multiple Myeloma Studies Explore Roles of Panobinostat in Relapsed/Refract... Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Less Invasive Option for Advanced Ovarian Cancer,... More Meeting News

Journal Spotlight

Sorafenib Improves Progression-Free Survival in Progressive Radioactive Io... Rilotumumab Added to First-Line Chemotherapy May Benefit Patients With Adv... Swiss Medical Board Members Discuss Recommendation to Phase Out Mammograph... HIV-Infected People With Early-Stage Cancers Are Up to Four Times More Lik... More Journal Spotlights

Health-Care Policy

IOM Workshop Explores Growing Problems in Patient Access to Cancer Drugs ASCO Convenes Think Tank to Tackle Disparities in Cancer Care Cancer Care Under the Affordable Care Act Medicare Advisory Panel Cast Doubts on Lung Cancer Screening, Leaving Advocates Dismayed but Undaunted More Health-care Policy

Drugs & Regimens

Benefit Confirmed for Adjuvant Oxaliplatin in Rectal Cancer Impressive Delay in Thyroid Cancer Progression Achieved With Lenvatinib Considerable Extension of Survival Achieved With Conventional Treatment in Grade 2 Glioma Multiple Myeloma Studies Explore Roles of Panobinostat in Relapsed/Refractory Disease and Thalidomide Compared to Lenalidomide as Part of Initial Therapy More Drugs & Regimens

Oncology Worldwide

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 A Vision of Independent Clinical Research in South America National Program to Screen Ashkenazi Women in Israel for BRCA Mutations Is Being Explored More Oncology Worldwide

Patient's Corner

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 Cancer Has Allowed Me to Put My Goals First More Patient's Corner
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