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Feb 14, 2018
Patient advocate Ms. Carole Seigel discusses ASCO's new clinical practice guideline on managing immune-related adverse events for patients treated with checkpoint inhibitors.  
Feb 13, 2018
A recent event brought home the significance of how devastating news is received and how we react to a potentially life-changing message.
Feb 01, 2018
"Can we increase the chances to make early diagnoses in patients with cancer? Yes, we can, I can, but how?" asks Dr. Jose Angel Sanchez.
Feb 01, 2018
The daily challenges of science and clinical care require the collective “we” to make the big, bold, creative advances that ultimately transform cancers as a whole, but individual lives around the...
Jan 30, 2018
There are patients who meet the diagnosis of cancer not with dread, but with curiosity, and sometimes their preferred treatment strategy is, "Let's just see what happens."  
Jan 30, 2018
Dr. Julia Close considers the relationship between perfectionism and procrastination, and learning to find satisfaction in a task well (but not perfectly) done.
Jan 17, 2018
Even when educational meetings are offered regionally, not everyone is able to attend. Sharing the findings from these meetings in our own institutions is a great service to our colleagues and helps...

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Katharina Pachmann, MD
Feb 18, 2018
What is a cancer survivor? Is it somebody who just finished his/her chemotherapy? Is it somebody who lives with metastases, but how long?...

Boleneni Naren,
Feb 18, 2018
Hello sir, Very well said regarding metastatic disease patients mentioning them as 'survivours' from the very beginning. But for an...

crystal joseph,
Feb 17, 2018
I was diagnosed of cancer since 2017 and I was taking my medications, I wasn’t satisfied and cured quick i needed to get the CANCER out of...

Sachdev P. Thomas, MD
Feb 14, 2018
I woudl also recommend 6 mos of adjuvant Oxal based chemo. COnsider referral to Genetics Clinic  

Anis Toumeh, MD
Feb 14, 2018
I would be interested in knowing the lymphocytic infiltratoin status in the specimen  The predictive role of MSI status in stage...

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Dr. Julia Close considers the relationship between perfectionism and procrastination, and learning to find satisfaction in a task well (but not perfectly) done.
The daily challenges of science and clinical care require the collective “we” to make the big, bold, creative advances that ultimately transform cancers as a whole, but individual lives around the world are changed one at the time, by the “I.” 
There are patients who meet the diagnosis of cancer not with dread, but with curiosity, and sometimes their preferred treatment strategy is, "Let's just see what happens."  
Almost every day a patient (and often many more than one) asks Dr. Evan Hall, “How will my cancer diagnosis affect my life?” This is a difficult question to answer. 
"Can we increase the chances to make early diagnoses in patients with cancer? Yes, we can, I can, but how?" asks Dr. Jose Angel Sanchez.

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