The Dangers of Discounting Diarrhea

Diarrhea is a treatment symptom as common as hair loss but with deadlier implications.

Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis for Patients With Cancer at Home?

While guidelines recommend against routine use, further investigation and data collection on this topic is warranted.

ZYDELIG® (idelalisib) for Relapsed Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

This slideshow reviews drug information for ZYDELIG® (idelalisib), indicated for relapsed chronic lymphoma.

Proton Beam Therapy May Help Patients With Head and Neck Cancers

Improvement with proton beam therapy compared with photon intensity-modulated radiation therapy.

Older Women Still at Risk for Cervical Cancer

The rate of cervical cancer in African-American women is higher than what was previously recognized.

Statins May Reduce Mortality in Patients with Colorectal Cancer

Use of statins in patients with colorectal cancer associated with reduced colorectal cancer-specific mortality.

Early Research Suggest Cachexia Cause, Potential Treatment

Changes in adipose tissue precede the development of cachexia symptoms, and suggest a treatment approach.

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Diarrhea and Patients With Cancer

Diarrhea and Patients With Cancer

Diarrhea is a treatment symptom as common as hair loss but with deadlier implications.

Cervical Cancer Rates May Be Higher in Older Women Than Previously Reported

Cervical Cancer Rates May Be Higher in Older Women Than Previously Reported

Rate of cervical cancer in African-American women is higher than what was previously recognized.

Venous Thrombo-embolism Prophylaxis in the Outpatient Oncology Setting

Venous Thrombo-embolism Prophylaxis in the Outpatient Oncology Setting

While guidelines recommend against routine use, further investigation and data collection on this topic is warranted.

Proton Therapy May Have Benefit in Treating Advanced Head and Neck Cancers

Proton Therapy May Have Benefit in Treating Advanced Head and Neck Cancers

A review demonstrated an improvement with proton beam therapy compared with those who received photon intensity-modulated radiation therapy.


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Barbara Ann Burtness, MD

Steven Cohen, MD

E. David Crawford, MD

Don S. Dizon, MD, FACP

Jeffrey M. Farma, MD

Edith A. Perez, MD

Neal D. Shore, MD, FACS

Mark A. Socinski, MD

Mario Sznol, MD

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