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FDA warns about breast cancer treatments, grants soft tissue sarcoma therapy orphan drug status – top stories in hematology/oncology

September 19, 2019

Top stories in hematology/oncology: USPSTF recommends preventive drugs to guard against breast cancer; PTSD tied to ovarian cancer risk

September 12, 2019
Among the top stories in hematology/oncology last week were the USPSTF recommending that clinicians offer preventive medications to asymptomatic women at elevated risk…
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Q&A: Putting the new BRCA1/2 screening recommendations into practice

September 9, 2019
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recently recommended that primary care physicians screen women with a familial risk assessment tool if they have a family history…
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Patients seek to offset financial burden of oncological care through online crowdfunding

September 9, 2019
The use of online crowdfunding platforms, such as GoFundMe, to help cover the costs of oncology care emphasizes the weighty financial burden placed upon patients with…
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