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Clinical trials, health information technology platform to test power of precision medicine

July 2, 2015

CHICAGO — Precision medicine represents a potentially practice-changing advance in the landscape of cancer treatment.

Yet, the ability to gather and analyze data from each person with cancer to better inform future treatment approaches for the larger patient population remains a formidable challenge.

Anna E. Coghill, PhD, MPH In the Journals

HIV increases risk for death from common cancers

July 1, 2015
Patients with cancer who are HIV-infected experienced significantly higher cancer mortality rates compared with patients without HIV, according to study…
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BLOG: Health care providers need to consider options offered by patient financing programs

July 1, 2015
Most health care practices have financial policies in place that require payment by cash, check or major credit card for out-of-pocket costs. However, in today’s…
Medicare fraud takedown: A closer look Health Care Legislative and Regulatory Update

Medicare fraud takedown: A closer look

June 30, 2015
From international law firm Arnold & Porter LLP comes a timely column that provides views on current regulatory and legislative topics that weigh on the minds of…
CME CNE
High Risk AAMDS

Treatment Decision-Making through the Spectrum of MDS:
Case 2 High Risk MDS

An educational presentation from Aplastic Anemia & MDS International Foundation.

MDS is a difficult disease to diagnose and treat. Frequently it is challenging for healthcare providers to explain to…
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3D printing has applications, challenges in a variety of medical specialties

March 20, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO — Scott Hollister, PhD, professor of biomedical engineering at the University of Michigan, talks…
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CME
Hematology Oncology Case Consults

The Patient with Melanoma

No commercial support for this activity.

This CME activity will focus on the diagnosis and management of patients with melanoma.
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Meeting News Coverage

Clinical trials, health information technology platform to test power of precision medicine

July 2, 2015
CHICAGO — Precision medicine represents a potentially practice-changing advance in the landscape of cancer treatment. Yet, the ability to…
Anna E. Coghill, PhD, MPH In the Journals

HIV increases risk for death from common cancers

July 1, 2015
Patients with cancer who are HIV-infected experienced significantly higher cancer mortality rates compared with patients without HIV, according to…
Blog

BLOG: Health care providers need to consider options offered by patient financing programs

July 1, 2015
Most health care practices have financial policies in place that require payment by cash, check or major credit card for out-of-pocket costs…
Medicare fraud takedown: A closer look Health Care Legislative and Regulatory Update

Medicare fraud takedown: A closer look

June 30, 2015
From international law firm Arnold & Porter LLP comes a timely column that provides views on current regulatory and legislative topics that weigh…
In the Journals

Rates of insurance coverage increase due to same-sex marriage laws

June 29, 2015
Marriage equality laws were associated with increases in employer-sponsored health insurance and reductions in state-funded Medicaid assistance for…
Bruce Haffty Breaking NewsPerspective

Hematology, oncology communities react to ACA decision

June 29, 2015
The American Society for Radiation Oncology issued a favorable response to the U.S. Supreme Court ruling upholding health care subsidies under the…
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NCCN Foundation presents grants to six researchers

June 27, 2015
The NCCN Foundation presented $150,000, two-year grants to six oncology researchers from National Comprehensive Cancer Network member…

Wyanoke Wins 12 Awards for Publication Excellence

June 26, 2015
Thorofare, NJ – Two Wyanoke Group companies, SLACK Incorporated and Association & Meeting Solutions, were presented with a dozen…

CMS modifies ACO investment model to better serve rural areas

June 26, 2015
Two new revisions to CMS’ Accountable Care Organization Investment Model will afford more benefits to small practices and rural communities…
In the Journals

Current research does not address patient, physician priorities

June 25, 2015
Study findings in Research Involvement and Engagement show discrepancies between what medical research focuses on and what physicians and patients…
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