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‘Soft’ chemotherapy delays breast cancer progression for elderly

‘Soft’ chemotherapy delays breast cancer progression for elderly
April 23, 2018

Guidelines needed to reduce unnecessary hospitalizations for older adults with cancer

March 6, 2018
An analysis of older individuals who presented to the ED showed those with cancer appeared more likely to be admitted to the hospital, whereas those who were cancer free…
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Chemoradiation improves survival for elderly patients with non-small cell lung cancer

February 12, 2018
Treatment with chemoradiation prolonged OS compared with radiation alone among elderly patients with stage III non-small cell lung cancer, according to a study published…
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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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Benefits and Challenges of Immunotherapy: An Interdisciplinary Perspective

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

The integration of immunotherapies into management strategies for the treatment of numerous hard-to-treat malignancies…
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VIDEO: Toxicities related to immune therapies ‘unpredictable’ but ‘manageable’

June 23, 2016
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American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting

American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting

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Targeted Therapies for Metastatic HCC: Multidisciplinary Perspectives on the Latest Clinical Advances

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

The incidence of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) continues to increase in the United States. Management of patients…
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