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Proton-beam Radiation for Pediatric Ependymoma

Proton-beam Radiation for Pediatric Ependymoma

PRT yields similar progression-free survival rates to IMRT; outcomes depend largely on the success of surgery prior to radiation therapy.

Neurofeedback May Reduce Chemo-induced Neuropathy

Neurofeedback May Reduce Chemo-induced Neuropathy

Electroencephalogram neurofeedback appears to be effective at alleviating symptoms of chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy.

Cognitive Impairment Associated With Breast Cancer Treatment

Cognitive Impairment Associated With Breast Cancer Treatment

Treatment with certain chemotherapies for early-stage breast cancer was tied to cognitive impairment, but only in those without a history of anxiety.

FDA Approves Telotristat Ethyl for Carcinoid Syndrome Diarrhea

FDA Approves Telotristat Ethyl for Carcinoid Syndrome Diarrhea

The FDA has approved telotristat ethyl (Xermelo) for the treatment of adults with carcinoid syndrome diarrhea in combination with somatostatin analog.

Mental Health Conditions Associated With Increased Hospital Visits

Mental Health Conditions Associated With Increased Hospital Visits

Among patients with breast or prostate cancers, mental health conditions are associated with increased outpatient visits, hospital admissions.

Scalp Cooling for Alopecia Among Patients With Breast Cancer

Scalp Cooling for Alopecia Among Patients With Breast Cancer

Scalp cooling may prevent up to half of hair loss for patients receiving chemotherapy for breast cancer.

Anxiety, Depression May Raise Mortality Risk in Certain Cancers

Anxiety, Depression May Raise Mortality Risk in Certain Cancers

Anxiety and depression may increase the risk of death from certain cancers.

Prostate Cancer: Multidisciplinary Clinic Feasible for Mitigating Toxicities

Prostate Cancer: Multidisciplinary Clinic Feasible for Mitigating Toxicities

Participation in a multidisciplinary clinic is feasible for mitigating treatment-related toxicity among patients with newly diagnosed metastatic prostate cancer.

Study Supports Interstitial Brachytherapy-based APBI

Study Supports Interstitial Brachytherapy-based APBI

Five-year toxicity profiles and cosmetic results were similar for patients with low-risk breast cancer who underwent breast-conserving surgery.

Physical Activity Reduces Risk of Death From Cancer and Cardiovascular Disease

Physical Activity Reduces Risk of Death From Cancer and Cardiovascular Disease

In contrast with current guidelines, non-conventional physical activity patterns reduce all-cause, cardiovascular disease (CVD), and cancer mortality.

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