Andrea S. Blevins Primeau, PhD, MBA

Andrea S. Blevins Primeau, PhD, MBA, is a freelance medical writer and editor based in central Pennsylvania. She enjoys writing about a variety of topics including oncology, cardiovascular disease, and autoimmune disorders. Previously, she conducted research investigating the role of pharmacogenetics on the efficacy of oncologic therapies.

Most Recent Articles by Andrea S. Blevins Primeau, PhD, MBA

Massage and Cancer

Massage and Cancer

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An overview of the research regarding the use of massage to improve cancer- or treatment-related symptoms and overall quality of life for patients with cancer.

Next-Generation Sequencing Adds Value by Detecting More Mutations Than Polymerase Chain Reaction in Melanoma

Next-Generation Sequencing Adds Value by Detecting More Mutations Than Polymerase Chain Reaction in Melanoma

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Since next-generation sequencing reflex testing has been implemented at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, several cases of potentially actionable mutations have been identified that would not have been caught by PCR alone.

Bone Imaging With Improved Modalities in Multiple Myeloma

Bone Imaging With Improved Modalities in Multiple Myeloma

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Bone imaging is a critical aspect of care for patients with multiple myeloma, and recent advances in imaging modalities have improved detection of lytic lesions and bone marrow involvement—but incorporating these new modalities into clinical practice has been challenging.

Mobile Phones and Cancer

Mobile Phones and Cancer

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Multiple studies have examined the possible association between cell phone usage and increased cancer risk, but study designs, potential biases, and interpretations of statistical outcomes leave conclusions uncertain.

Value, Not Cost, Should Be Considered for Myeloma Treatment

Value, Not Cost, Should Be Considered for Myeloma Treatment

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Even though cancer drugs only account for approximately 1% of the total health care spend, physicians can serve as advocates for patients struggling to afford recommended treatments.

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