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Today in Oncology

Current News from the World of Oncology Last Updated: Sunday, November 23, 2014 6:01:17 AM

Featured Columnists

The Next-to-Last Frontier in Managing Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia Martin S. Tallman, MD  

Linking Biology and Therapy in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Stephan Stilgenbauer, MD  

Relevance of the Hippocratic Oath in the 21st Century Hagop Kantarjian, MD, and David P. Steensma, MD  

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Expert Opinions

Striving for Quality, Not Quantity, of Life Ezekiel J. Emanuel, MD, PhD  

Pancreatic Cancer in 2014 Margaret Tempero, MD  

Addressing Patients’ Sexual Dysfunction Throughout Survivorship Patricia A. Ganz, MD  

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Meeting News

IMPRESS Trial: Lung Cancer Progression on First-Line Tyrosine Kinase Inhib... Overutilization a Key Target in Efforts to Control Health-Care Costs Choosing Wildly: A Patient’s Perspective on Overtreatment and Quality Care The ‘Silver Oncologic Tsunami’: Rise in Elderly Cancer Patients Brings New... More Meeting News

Journal Spotlight

ASCO Endorses AUA/ASTRO Guideline on Adjuvant and Salvage Radiotherapy Aft... Incidence of Colorectal Cancer in Young Adults Expected to Rise Continuous Lenalidomide/Dexamethasone Improves Progression-Free Survival ... Study Finds Significant Increase in Bilateral Mastectomy for Unilateral Br... More Journal Spotlights

Health-Care Policy

Health-Care Reform Is Changing the Oncology Landscape ASCO Calls for New Action to Address Obesity and Cancer AACR 2014 Cancer Progress Report Call to Action: Prioritize Federal Funding for Biomedical Research Does the United States Have the Best Health-Care System in the World? More Health-care Policy

Drugs & Regimens

European Studies Explore Maintenance Strategies for Metastatic Colorectal Cancer QUASAR2 Final Analysis: Bevacizumab Still of No Value in Adjuvant Treatment of Colorectal Cancer For Selected Patients With Metastatic Colorectal Cancer, Taking a Break From Combination Chemotherapy Might Be Appropriate and Appreciated Pazopanib Improves Progression-Free Survival in Advanced Pretreated GIST More Drugs & Regimens

Oncology Worldwide

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 IARC Calls on Countries With High Stomach Cancer Burden to Act to Prevent the Disease More Oncology Worldwide

Patient's Corner

Lessons From Cancer Social Media Is Helping Me Cope With Cancer Breast Cancer Has Led Me to Careers in Activism and Filmmaking Cancer Has Given Me Courage More Patient's Corner
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