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Assisted reproduction feasible for women with breast cancer history

August 4, 2015

Women with a history of breast cancer can utilize assisted reproductive technology to become pregnant without any detriment to their cancer outcome, according to study results.

Although previous studies have shown pregnancy to be safe following breast cancer, many women become infertile following systemic treatment.

David J. Adelstein, MD, FACP Meeting News Coverage

Top Takeaways from ASCO: Neck dissection in head and neck cancer

August 3, 2015
CHICAGO – The decision-making process used by physicians to determine whether a neck dissection is appropriate in patients with head and neck cancer may change as…
In the Journals

Most nonmelanoma skin cancers treated with other modalities found appropriate for Mohs surgery

August 3, 2015
Most nonmelanoma skin cancer cases treated with Mohs microscopic surgery during a 3-month period met appropriate use criteria, while other cases that met criteria for…
In the Journals

Precancerous lesions increase risk for gastric cancer in low-risk population

August 3, 2015
A population-based cohort study in Sweden demonstrated patients with gastric precancerous lesions at all stages of progression based on Correa’s cascade increased…
In the Journals

Copy number alterations predict poor prognosis in adult ALL

August 3, 2015
Deletions of certain copy number alternations independently predicted poor prognosis for adolescent and adult patients with precursor B-cell acute lymphoblastic…
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Tailored Therapies for Myelodysplastic Syndromes

Tailored Therapies for Myelodysplastic Syndromes

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Celgene Corporation.

Myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) represent a group of myeloid clonal hemopathies with heterogeneous clinical…
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Meeting News Coverage Video
VIDEO: 'Care paths' may help manage rising cancer costs

VIDEO: 'Care paths' may help manage rising cancer costs

June 19, 2015
CHICAGO — Brian Bolwell, MD, chairman of Taussig Cancer Institute at Cleveland Clinic, discusses an abstract on…
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CME
Hematology Oncology Case Consults

The Patient with Multiple Myeloma

No commercial support for this activity.

This CME activity will focus on the diagnosis and management of patients with multiple myeloma.
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