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Jul 31, 2017 9:16 AM
What are your favorite oncology-related social media accounts to follow?
Virginia D. Anderson
May 05, 2017 12:55 PM
The National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship (NCCS) is now accepting submissions for its Ellen L. Stovall Award for Innovation in Patient-Centered Cancer Care. The award will recognize exceptional providers whose focus on quality care has touched all aspects of cancer care, including respecting...
ASCO Connection
May 04, 2017 4:08 PM
This question was posed by an attendee at the 2017 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium. What do you think?
Should men with DNA break repair mutations (BRCA1, BRCA2, ATM, etc) found on a genetic test, but who otherwise have low-risk disease, be considered for surveillance? What is the data?
Anne Katz, PhD, RN, FAAN
Aug 26, 2016 1:08 PM
Scalp cooling has been shown to be somewhat effective in preventing chemotherapy-related alopecia. What do you recommend to your patients, especially women with breast cancer? Does your infusion center or chemotherapy unit allow or promote this? How many patients use this and what are the patient...
Mark R. Hutchins, MD
Apr 26, 2016 10:50 PM
Has there ever been a PRCT of AC/T vs "other" in a pure TNBC stratified group (in the NeoAdj setting or the Adj setting?) showing that AC/T vs "other" showed a superior survival? When we say that AC/T shows a survival advantage, advantage over what?
The origninal AC vs CMF showed little if any...