Exclusive Coverage

Exclusive Coverage articles provide quick insight and additional author perspectives on select studies recently published in Journal of Clinical Oncology and Journal of Oncology Practice.

Feb 01, 2016 4:03 PM
60.4% of women diagnosed with stage 0-IV breast cancer within the last 5 year were willing to accept an antidepressant from an oncologist and only 26.3% preferred treatment from a mental health professional.
Jan 19, 2016 5:12 PM
By Shira Klapper, Senior Writer/Editor
Dec 21, 2015 4:05 PM
Doctors and staff working as part of the non-profit Project Medishare teamed up with Hospital Bernard Mevs, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, and the University of Florida, to launch a breast cancer treatment program in the span of three months.
Dec 07, 2015 4:16 PM
In the low-dose morphine group, 88.2% experienced a 20% pain reduction; in the weak opioids group, the rate was 57.7%.
Nov 23, 2015 4:07 PM
A study in JCO explores how the risk of basal cell carcinoma is affected  by external sources of estrogen and reproductive factors, such as age of first period, which affect the levels of estrogen in a woman’s body.
Nov 09, 2015 4:23 PM
A study published in the JOP reviews the effect of task simulation to educate nurses on the use, care, and maintenance of central venous catheters (CVCs) on the rate of central-line associated bloodstream infections at the University of Vermont Medical Center.
Oct 26, 2015 4:08 PM
A new study in JOP explores how oncologists use social media, shedding light on the kind of professional knowledge clinicians seek when visiting sites such as Twitter and Facebook and identifying barriers to using social media.
Oct 19, 2015 4:15 PM
This study found that serial imaging is not associated with increased overall survivial among survivors of DLBCL who had achieved complete response (CR).
Sep 30, 2015 9:28 AM
A research team out of Cleveland Clinic carried out an intervention that significantly reduced the time between when patients with febrile neutropenia presented to the emergency department and when those patients received antibiotics.