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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.

Abuse-deterrent Morphine ER Approved for Chronic Pain

Abuse-deterrent Morphine ER Approved for Chronic Pain

The FDA has approved morphine sulfate extended-release tablets (Arymo ER) for the management of pain.

Diarrhea Manageable With Pertuzumab Treatment for Breast Cancer

Diarrhea Manageable With Pertuzumab Treatment for Breast Cancer

Diarrhea is a common but manageable side effect for patients with HER2-positive breast cancer undergoing treatment with pertuzumab.

Patients Experience More Cognitive Difficulties After Chemo

Patients Experience More Cognitive Difficulties After Chemo

Compared with non-cancer controls, patients with breast cancer treated with chemotherapy have more cognitive difficulties up to six months after treatment.

Congestive Heart Failure and Anthracycline: A new Biomarker?

Congestive Heart Failure and Anthracycline: A new Biomarker?

The A allele of the SNP rs28714259 was associated with an increased risk for developing anthracycline-induced congestive heart failure.

TKI-induced Cardiovascular Toxicity in Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

TKI-induced Cardiovascular Toxicity in Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

Researchers claim that systems medicine could reduce cardiovascular toxicity caused by TKI therapy.

Lower Risk of Peripheral Neuropathy With Lenalidomide In Myeloma

Lower Risk of Peripheral Neuropathy With Lenalidomide In Myeloma

Patients with multiple myeloma have similar survival outcomes whether they are treated with thalidomide or lenalidomide.

Androgen Deprivation Therapy Not Linked With Risk of Dementia

Androgen Deprivation Therapy Not Linked With Risk of Dementia

Androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) use among patients with prostate cancer was not associated with an increased risk of dementia

Cardiac Side Effects May Occur With Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor Combination

Cardiac Side Effects May Occur With Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor Combination

These toxicities are rare, though it is unclear how physicians can screen for them.

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