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On reducing cancer care costs by resetting expectations, and hope

This would reduce cancer care costs by lessening futile treatments, and would improve the quality of the patient-doctor relationships in oncology, besides the quality of care, in itself, and patients'
June 2020

MKSAP Quiz: Evaluation for increasing fatigue

The correct answer is B. Bone marrow biopsy. This item is Question 60 in MKSAP 18's Hematology and Oncology section.
September 2019

Taking a drink: what patients should know

The American Cancer Society, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, and the American Heart Association all recommend no more than one drink per day for women and one to two for
January 2013

In defense of primary care, and of sub-sub-sub-specialists

Even within the field of medical oncology, a subspecialty of internal medicine, there are doctors who only see patients with particular kinds of cancers. ... I mention oncology, here, because I'm most familiar with this field.
June 2020

QD: News Every Day--Patients benefit knowing death is imminent

Results appeared at the Journal of Clinical Oncology. Since 2000, there has been an increasing focus on palliative care in Sweden, the study authors wrote.
June 2020

Mammography a viable option for healthy women as they age

An article in the Journal of Clinical Oncology last year, (Badgwell, et al. ... Dr. Ching is a fellow in Surgical Oncology at the University of Texas M.D.
January 2009

MKSAP Quiz: 7-year history of plaques

Rituximab. The correct answer is C: Topical glucocorticoids. This question can be found in MKSAP 17 in the Hematology and Oncology section, item 118.
January 2016

Why Physicians Are Going To Stop Accepting Medicare

Patients struggle to find any specialist who will accept Medicare. This experience is greatest in the specialties of neurology, oncology and gynecology.
June 2020

Is it bad patient behavior or poor doctor-patient communication?

Vo. 54, 2009. Albrecht, T., et al. "Influence of Clinical Communication on Patients' Decision." Clinical Oncology.
June 2020

Tailoring anticoagulation more of a reality with DOACs

Weitz. Current guidelines from the American College of Chest Physicians, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, and the European Society for Medical Oncology recommend that patients with VTE associated with active
March 2018

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