Geriatric Oncology

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Chemoradiation improves survival for elderly patients with non-small cell lung cancer

February 12, 2018
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US cancer survival rates remain among highest in world

January 31, 2018
Five-year survival for the most common 18 cancers remained highest globally for the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand, followed by Finland, Iceland…
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Most older patients with advanced lung cancer receive no therapy

January 8, 2018
A majority of patients with stage III lung cancer aged older than 80 years received no cancer-directed therapy, according to study results published in Cancer. Further…

ASCO announces new membership roles

December 31, 2017
Five ASCO members have been elected to the society’s board of directors to fill existing vacancies. The new members will serve 4-year terms beginning in June 2018.
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Ace the Case: A 48-Year-Old Female Diagnosed With Polycythemia Vera (PV) 7 Years Ago

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This CME case study will discuss the treatment of polycythemia rubra vera.
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Baseball Hall of Famer: Physician’s confidence affects patients

September 26, 2017
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Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors in Advanced Melanoma: What You May Have Missed in Madrid

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Bristol-Myers Squibb.

The incidence of melanoma in the United States continues to rise as demonstrated by the Surveillance, Epidemiology and…
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