Geriatric Oncology

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Arti Hurria, MD, remembered as ‘true giant’ in oncology, tireless advocate for patients

Arti Hurria, MD, remembered as ‘true giant’ in oncology, tireless advocate for patients
November 15, 2018
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Active surveillance for localized prostate cancer reduces Medicare costs

October 8, 2018
Increasing the use of active surveillance among older men with prostate cancer and a Gleason score of 6 or lower could reduce 3-year costs to the Medicare program by…
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Chemotherapy combination appears safe for elderly patients with acute myeloid leukemia

September 17, 2018
Treatment with the combination of cladribine and low-dose cytarabine alternating with decitabine appeared safe and effective among older patients with newly diagnosed…
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Harvard initiative aims to determine why certain patients are ’exceptional responders’

September 6, 2018
A Harvard Medical School project will mine multiple data sources to try to determine why some patients are more likely to have exceptional responses to cancer…
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Ace the Case: A 52-Year-Old Man with an Asymptomatic Neck Mass

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This educational activity will discuss the approach to diagnosis and management of a 52-year-old man who presents with…
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VIDEO: New approaches demonstrate potential to exploit immune system to treat cancer

April 30, 2016
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Virtual NSCLC: Updates in Combining Immunotherapy with Other Treatment Modalities

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc.

Lung cancer is a leading cause of cancer death worldwide. The American Cancer Society estimates that there will be…
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