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Increased Breast Cancer Risk After Childbirth May Last Decades

Increased Breast Cancer Risk After Childbirth May Last Decades

Is there an association between breast cancer risk and recent childbirth?

Primary Care May Aid Genetic Counseling Referral for Ovarian Cancer Survivors

A pair of new case-finding strategies may help general practitioners identify and refer patients and survivors of ovarian cancer to genetic counseling and DNA testing.

Ultrarestrictive Opioid Presciption Protocol Cuts Postoperative Opioid Use

UROPP reduces opioids prescribed after gynecologic, abdominal surgery without negative effects.

Ovarian Cancer Screening: Assessing the Risks and Benefits

Gynecologists may be more likely to change their beliefs about ovarian cancer screening when presented with more detailed evidence about screening benefits and harms.

AI-Based Smartphone App Can Help Cut Cancer Pain Severity

App can cut both severity of advanced cancer patients' reported pain and hospital admissions.

Higher-Volume Hospitals Have Better Laryngectomy Outcomes

Reduced morbidity associated with a minimum hospital volume threshold of 6 cases/year.

Liquid Biopsy Can Assess Treatment Response of Peds Brain Tumors

Study is the first to document the utility of liquid biopsy in a pediatric brain tumor population.

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Safe to Administer B12 Supplementation, Pemetrexed Infusions for Lung Cancers on Same Day

Safe to Administer B12 Supplementation, Pemetrexed Infusions for Lung Cancers on Same Day

Mean changes in hematologic indices found similar regardless of same-day or prior administration of B12 supplementation in patients receiving pemetrexed for NSCLC or pleural mesothelioma.

Adjuvant Chemo With Endocrine Therapy for HR+/HER2- Breast Cancer

Adjuvant Chemo With Endocrine Therapy for HR+/HER2- Breast Cancer

Although endocrine therapy following surgery is recommended for HR-positive/HER2-negative, axillary node-negative breast cancers, the value of adjuvant chemotherapy in the setting of moderate risk is unclear.

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