The frequency of targetable alterations was roughly 22% in patients of African ancestry and those of European ancestry.
Transurethral resection then gemcitabine, cisplatin, plus nivolumab with intact bladder in selected patients studied in phase 2 trial
APP discusses the benefits of early integration of palliative care in patients with cancer as well as chronic heart, lung, and neurologic diseases.
Man with a 10-year history of type 2 diabetes presents with new symptoms of proximal muscle weakness and profound fatigue. Could he have a secondary cause of diabetes?
Colorectal cancer rates have been rising in younger people for years, and screenings are now recommended to begin at a younger age. How much and why have rates been increasing, and what preventive steps can you teach these patients to lessen their risk?
Roles for advance practice registered nurses are expanding in cancer centers.
The occurrence rate of BIA-ALCL following breast augmentation with textured implants is variable, with the reported lifetime risk ranging from 1 in 355 to 1 in 86,029 patients.
Nurse practitioners play an essential role in the chemotherapy plan for patients with cancer.
Investigators examined the effects of bariatric surgery on cancer risk in patients with NAFLD and severe obesity.
The myeloid index score captures the prognostic value of blood myeloid cells and may be used in the management of patients with melanoma.
A team of investigators conducted a randomized controlled trial to assess outcomes following salvage endoscopic surgery vs radiation therapy in patients with resectable, locally recurrent nasopharyngeal cancer.
A 21-year-old woman presents with complaints of easy bruising, bleeding gums, heavy periods, and nosebleeds. What is her diagnosis?
Use of chemotherapy among patients aged 80 years and older with metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) was linked to longer overall survival.
The COVID-19 pandemic sheds new light on existing access challenges in preventive health care.
A structured surveillance program for high-risk melanoma patients can be scaled and successfully replicated even in a primary care skin cancer clinic.
Results of an assessment of tissue composition changes experienced by breast cancer survivors without lymphedema are presented.
High area-level socioeconomic deprivation is associated with worse survival for patients with cancer enrolled in clinical trials.
Vitamin D supplementation is associated with a 13% decrease in progression to diabetes in patients with prediabetes.
A team of international researchers sought to confirm a “dual pathway hypothesis” for the development of melanoma.
Researchers sought to determine whether idecabtagene vicleucel, a CAR-T cell therapy, would be a viable treatment option in heavily pretreated patients with relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma.