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Your Cancer Game Plan helps patients proactively address communication, emotional needs

Your Cancer Game Plan helps patients proactively address communication, emotional needs
HemOnc Today, November 25, 2017

Your Cancer Game Plan is designed to help individuals with cancer and their families address their communication, emotional and nutritional needs.

The awareness campaign is a collaboration between Merck and CancerCare, a national organization that provides free professional support services to patients.

FDA News

Seven oncology agents receive priority review

HemOnc Today, November 25, 2017
The FDA has granted priority review to seven oncology agents under investigation for the treatment of patients with solid tumors. These include:
In the Journals Plus

Radiotherapy shows potential role in treatment of nodular lymphocytic Hodgkin lymphoma

HemOnc Today, November 25, 2017
Radiotherapy prolonged OS among patients with all stages of nodular lymphocytic Hodgkin lymphoma, including those with B-symptoms, according to study results. However…
Editorial

The Lancet Oncology Commission establishes ‘practical, achievable’ cancer research priorities

HemOnc Today, November 25, 2017
Derek Raghavan, MD, PhD
Earlier this month, The Lancet Oncology published a rather unusual document titled “Future cancer research priorities in the USA: A Lancet Oncology
Imaging Analysis

Metastatic neuroendocrine tumor to the interatrial septum: Differentiating lipomatous hypertrophy from metastatic disease

HemOnc Today, November 25, 2017
Ana M. Franceschi, MD; Munir Ghesani, MD
This case focuses on a 69-year-old man found to have an enlarged liver by his primary care physician in May 2016. Imaging workup showed a solitary lesion in the liver…
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CME

Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors for Advanced Melanoma: Clinical Updates and Multidisciplinary Strategies

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

Incidence rates of melanoma in the United States continue to rise, with an estimated 87,110 new cases being diagnosed…
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Meeting News

VIDEO: Symposium offers research, mentorship opportunities

November 3, 2017
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CME

Expert Update: What's New in Essential Thrombocythemia

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

Appropriate early diagnosis and initiation of therapy is essential in the management of myeloproliferative neoplasms…
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