A list of treatment options for HIV infection.
Enrollment rates varied widely by study type and institution.
Hispanic patients had significantly higher rates of severe cytokine release syndrome.
Progestin and estrogen content of oral contraceptives (birth control pills) chart.
The confirmed response rate was 27%, and the median progression-free survival was 5.5 months.
Meta-analysis results confirm that women can achieve a successful pregnancy after surviving breast cancer.
Investigators assessed studies for evidence to guide the management of MPN in patients with COVID-19.
Researchers sought to determine whether salvage therapy with high-dose chemotherapy followed by ASCT would improve survival in patients with MM.
Two studies suggest declining effectiveness of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine.
Survey responses revealed a lack of culturally competent care and tailored resources.
The proteins were only predictive for African-American patients, not European-American patients.
Relapse-free survival outcomes were similar between real-world and clinical trial patients.
The approval is based on data from the phase 3 monarchE trial.
The approval was based on data from the phase 3 KEYNOTE-826 trial.
A retrospective study of Medicare data showed a potential factor in nonadherence to oral cancer treatment regimens.
The risk of losing a caregiver was 1.1 to 4.5 times higher among racial and ethnic minorities compared with non-Hispanic Whites.
Standard eligibility criteria perpetuate racial disparities and are often not medically justifiable, according to researchers.
The intervention also improved the rate of advance directive completion.
Cardiovascular disease-related warnings also took longer to be issued.
68Ga-PSMA-11 PET scans have a 40% sensitivity for detecting pelvic nodal metastasis in men with intermediate- or high-risk prostate cancer, data show.
Stress levels during the first wave of the pandemic were 65.3 in medical doctors and 73.6 in paramedical staff (with 100 being the maximum stress level).
Screening with MRI alone every 4 years is cost-effective in women with extremely dense breasts.
Risks for hospitalization, ICU admission, and death are higher with N501Y-positive variants and the delta variant.
The incidence was highest among Laotian and Chinese Americans.
Allostatic load was associated with a 14% increase in the risk of death.
Patients treated at facilities with a high use of neoadjuvant chemotherapy had greater declines in 1-year mortality rates over time.
The benefits of robotic surgery may have a more pronounced effect in octogenarians, according to investigators.
Life-space assessments may help older adults better understand how cancer treatment impacts their lives, authors say.
A deep learning model provides independent prognostic information for stratification of Nottingham histologic grade 2 tumors.
The incidence of myocarditis was 5.8 cases per 1 million adults after the second dose.
Data suggest nivolumab plus ipilimumab provides a long-term survival benefit in patients with unresectable malignant pleural mesothelioma.
Treatment response, progression-free survival, and overall survival were all associated with patient-reported outcomes.
The technology could save patients from ineffective treatment, according to researchers.
Researchers sought to determine whether patients with B-NHL who had treatment with anti-CD20 antibodies had an impaired serological response to an mRNA COVID-19 vaccine.
The method involves DELFI, an approach that can detect many abnormalities in cfDNA through genome-wide analysis of fragmentation patterns.
Researchers sought to determine whether patients with B-ALL who progress after CAR-T therapy would have a poor prognosis.
Interventions, including phoning pharmacies and enabling CancelRX in electronic medical records, may reduce the risk of medication safety events.
The unrepresented patient population had a significantly increased risk of death at 5 years.
In a large retrospective study, radical prostatectomy was significantly associated with a survival advantage among men with high-risk prostate cancer compared with external beam radiation therapy.
Transplant improved progression-free and overall survival at a median follow-up of 14 years.
Researchers recommend implementing inguinofemoral radiotherapy in treatment guidelines for vulvar cancer.
Computer-aided polyp detection could decrease variability in colonoscopy quality.
The mortality rate of keratinocyte carcinoma was 1.8 times higher in men than women between 1998 and 2017.
Intranasal corticosteroid therapy may lower the risk of severe COVID-19 outcomes.
Several factors were associated with 30-day mortality.
The tool prompted significant increases in palliative care and hospice referrals.
Time to next treatment was significantly longer with brentuximab vedotin.
Findings refute the notion that variant histology MIBC will not respond to neoadjuvant chemotherapy.
The approval was based on data from the phase 1/2 ZUMA-3 trial.
Hair density improved with both topical and oral minoxidil, sometimes combined with antiandrogen therapy.
Rates of local and systemic reactions were similar after the second and third dose.
The 3-year prostate cancer-specific survival decreased significantly for insured patients.
Survival disparities decreased after adjustment for health insurance and area-level socioeconomic status.
The sensor detected fevers a median of 4.9 hours earlier than did standard care.
Patients with DLBCL may be willing to travel longer distances for treatment if follow-up care is local, but this pattern varies by race.
Computer-aided detection techniques based on artificial intelligence algorithms were better able to detect colorectal neoplasia.
The AI system achieved a higher AUROC than the average of 10 board-certified breast radiologists.
In outpatients with COVID-19 at high risk of severe disease, the monoclonal antibody combination reduced the risk of hospitalization and death.
A comparative list of loop, potassium-sparing, and thiazide-like diuretics monotherapy and combination therapy for the treatment of hypertension.
A comparative list of Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers (ARBs) monotherapy and combination therapy for the treatment of hypertension.
Researchers presented findings from CAPTURE, a prospective trial of COVID-19 vaccine or SARS-CoV-2-induced immunity in cancer patients.
The nomogram proved more accurate than TNM staging for predicting 3-year and 5-year overall survival.
A retrospective review identified the underlying cause for cancer patients’ emergency department visits.
Researchers identified areas of improved outcomes for patients receiving allogeneic blood or marrow transplantation as well as some areas of concern.
The NAEOTOM Alpha utilizes photon-counting detectors that measure each individual X-ray that passes through a patient’s body to create a detailed 3-dimensional image.
African-American and Hispanic patients remain less likely than White patients to be eligible for lung cancer screening.
Background materials for both meetings will be available to the public.
Anaphylaxis management for outpatients, inpatients, and patients at discharge.
Cyberattacks on health care organizations may not be fully preventable, but there are ways to limit their impact on cancer care.
Investigators sought to determine if same-day administration of prophylactic pegfilgrastim was as effective as next-day administration.
At the data cutoff, 70% of patients originally assigned to placebo had crossed over to the ivosidenib arm.
Systematic screening of patients’ electronic health record helped identify those patients at risk of financial toxicity.
Researchers identified patterns around usage of scalp cooling therapy to reduce the risk of chemotherapy-induced alopecia in patients.
The approval is supported by data from the phase 3 BEACON CRC trial.
Through March 13, 2021, the COVID-19 pandemic resulted in 9.08 million years of life lost in the United States.
There was a significant increase in out-of-pocket costs for all 4 cancer types studied.
Patients with basal tumors did not derive a significant survival benefit from androgen signaling inhibitors.
The odds of burnout were 15.5 times higher among physicians who reported a hectic or chaotic work atmosphere.
Some improvements were sustained at 3 and 6 months of follow-up.
Reductions in oropharynx cancer incidence should be seen among young and middle-aged adults.
Use of mammography increased among women in racial and ethnic minority groups who were at high risk.
Vaccine efficacy was 98.2% for preventing severe COVID-19.
The nonrandomized, multicenter, multicohort, open-label, phase 1b/2 KEYNOTE-365 trial evaluated the safety, tolerability, and efficacy of pembrolizumab combination therapy in men with mCRPC.
CRFS after relugolix was not significantly different compared with leuprolide in men with advanced prostate cancer and metastatic disease.
ADT exposure after prostate cancer treatment is associated with the onset of dementia.
RT for prostate cancer is associated with distinct treatment-related complications such as cystitis and urinary stricture.
Treatment discontinuation from adverse events in real-world use is 32% higher for apalutamide and 49% higher for enzalutamide than reported in clinical trials of patients with non-metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer.
Contracting with outside firms to handle medical billing can be a smart financial move for some medical practices.
PD-L1 expression and tumor mutational burden were not associated with survival.
Patients who received early palliative care had improvements in symptom control and mood over time.
Higher rates of infection-related cancers were seen among Hispanic individuals.
The AI technology was tested on 1,179 patients in a lung screening trial.
There was a higher average annual percentage change in incidence for rural vs urban areas between 1995 and 2016.
Vaccine effectiveness was 88.8% for Pfizer-BioNTech and 96.3% for Moderna.
Enrollment declined 43% from 2019 to 2020.
The findings suggest a need to modify colorectal cancer screening.
Factors associated with poor survival were advanced age and male sex.
Tebentafusp bested investigator’s choice of therapy in patients with previously untreated, metastatic uveal melanoma.
The risk for coronary artery disease was increased for young women receiving radiation for left- vs right-sided breast cancer.
The deep learning model outperformed other models.