C. Andrew Kistler, MD, PharmD

Andy authors Cancer Therapy Advisor's "In the Clinic" column. He is a gastroenterologist with interests in GI oncology, immunotherapy, the gut microbiome, and clinical pharmacology.

Most Recent Articles by C. Andrew Kistler, MD, PharmD

Renal Cell Carcinoma: Treatment Paradigms in Octogenarians

Renal Cell Carcinoma: Treatment Paradigms in Octogenarians

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Significantly fewer patients had radical nephrectomy in 2004 compared with 2015.

Tumor Hypoxia and Papaverine: A New Use for an Old Drug?

Tumor Hypoxia and Papaverine: A New Use for an Old Drug?

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Papaverine was found to sensitize tumors in a way that could potentially improve their response to radiation therapy in patients with certain tumor types.

Lower-Dose, Shorter-Duration Chemotherapy Regimens: Is This a Trend?

Lower-Dose, Shorter-Duration Chemotherapy Regimens: Is This a Trend?

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Lower doses and shorter treatment regimens have the potential to reduce both physical and financial toxicity for patients.

Gender-Based Differences in Chemotherapy: Efficacy and Safety

Gender-Based Differences in Chemotherapy: Efficacy and Safety

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Women and men were found to react differently to treatment with chemotherapy, although gender-based survival differences were not observed.

Bowel Preparation for Colorectal Cancer Screening: Improving Outcomes

Bowel Preparation for Colorectal Cancer Screening: Improving Outcomes

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Stool burden can be a particularly challenging aspect of colonoscopies, making potentially cancerous lesions easier to miss.

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