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Aug 24, 2016 4:40 PM
Support for federal research funding for cancer is not about politics. It's about people. There is no one in our society—liberal, conservative, libertarian, or just don’t care—who isn’t touched in...
Sep 27, 2016 8:16 AM
We all strive to provide evidence-based medicine, yet putting it into practice can sometimes be the most challenging part of being a doctor.
Sep 20, 2016 1:13 PM
It's up to us to advise our patients not to share medications, despite their generous natures. At best, the medications are ineffective because they aren't used properly; at worst, misuse can cause...
Sep 14, 2016 11:43 AM
People with cancer and their caregivers need to think about pacing themselves for what may turn out to be a marathon, says Dr. Lidia Schapira.
Sep 12, 2016 11:29 AM
Dr. Nagi S. El Saghir shares highlights from the 11th annual Best of ASCO Lebanon, attended by more than 300 medical professional from the country and surrounding region.
Sep 06, 2016 2:44 PM
The ASCO MOC alternate pathway proposal shifts the focus of the recertification process to continuous learning in oncology. As this plan is meant to address your needs, the proposal is presented for...
Sep 01, 2016 4:35 PM
Cancer unavoidably leads to losses. Letting go of what I have lost has allowed me to accept and be grateful for what I, for the moment, have. I wish that I could have started doing this without...
Aug 30, 2016 12:20 PM
Many of the successful, FDA-approved drugs commonly used in cancer care were developed at small biotech or pharma companies—so what role do the "big fish" play?

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Sep 14, 2016 8:48 AM

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What pathologic features are frequently associated...


Christina Koury
Aug 30, 2016 7:03 PM

The Pershing Square Sohn Cancer Research Alliance (PSSCRA) will open applications for its 2017 Prize on October 3rd, 2016. At...

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The ASCO MOC alternate pathway proposal shifts the focus of the recertification process to continuous learning in oncology. As this plan is meant to address your needs, the proposal is presented for your input.
In oncology, many patients continue under our care for years and years. These patients become part of our clinic and, dare I say, our lives, and it is the merging of patient-person-friend where, emotionally, being an oncologist can become quite complicated.
Cancer unavoidably leads to losses. Letting go of what I have lost has allowed me to accept and be grateful for what I, for the moment, have. I wish that I could have started doing this without getting sick.
Read more to answer the following questions: What pathologic features are frequently associated with MSI-H colorectal cancers? What are the NCCN guidelines for Lynch syndrome screening in patients with colorectal cancer or endometrial cancer?
Dr. Lucy Kalanithi (right) signs a copy of "When Breath Becomes Air" for Andrea M. Ferrian, MD, during the ASCO Book Club session at the 2016 ASCO Annual Meeting
Lucy Kalanithi, MD, discusses her late husband's book, When Breath Becomes Air, an autobiographical account of Paul Kalanithi, MD, a physician diagnosed with lung cancer. The book was featured at the 2016 ASCO Annual Meeting.

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