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.

Apr 25, 2016 4:39 PM
A study published online, ahead of print, February 1, 2016, in the Journal of Oncology Practice (JOP) assessed how medical residents and fellows view the role of palliative care.
Apr 11, 2016 4:11 PM
Patients with breast cancer who want to manage hot flashes with complementary medical treatments, but want to know that those treatments have a basis in research, might find encouragement in a study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology (JCO). The randomized controlled trial found that acupuncture—the ancient practice of...
Mar 28, 2016 3:53 PM
A 2007 report, commissioned by the American Society of Clinical Oncology and written by the American Association of Medical Colleges (AAMC) Center for Workforce Studies, proposed that oncology nurse practitioners and physician assistants could take on...
Mar 14, 2016 4:08 PM
A study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology (JCO) found that among postmenopausal women at risk for developing breast cancer, patients who took 1 milligram per day of the aromatase inhibitor anastrozole for 5 years had a significantly higher incidence of developing carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS), compared with women who...
Mar 01, 2016 9:57 AM
A study in the Journal of Global Oncology identified factors associated with survival among Chinese Americans diagnosed with lung cancer. 
Feb 16, 2016 3:01 PM
The study found significant differences in the physical health component of quality of life between women who received endocrine therapy and those who did not.
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.

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