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Taking the leap forward to precision medicine

26 New England Journal of Medicine said that the initiative should lead to discoveries about some of the obstacles in precision oncology, such as unexplained drug resistance, genomic heterogeneity of tumors,
September 2015

“Doctor, can I get an MRI?” ... Not so fast

Recently, the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) published an ASCO Value Framework that assesses the value of new cancer treatment options based on clinical benefit, side effects, and cost.
September 2015

Shared visits improve access, productivity and satisfaction

Dr. Noffsinger suffered from a severe cardiopulmonary condition in the late 1980s and early 1990s, while he was director of oncology counseling and chronic illness services at Kaiser Permanente in Santa
October 2009

IM 2012: Some new vocabulary.

And there must be more applications for this knowledge. I'm picturing snarky oncology residents making up mean nicknames for the quiet new intern— Bobximab, perhaps?
October 2019

Common palliative care practices may lack benefits

Pantilat. This evidence, published in JAMA Oncology in September, should inform conversations with patients and oncology colleagues. ... The oncologist may point out that this study was based on data from 2002 to 2008 and that oncology drugs have
January 2016

New knowledge on human microbiome impacts practice

Despite the challenges of microbiome research, recent years have brought evidence in several fields such as infectious diseases, endocrinology, pharmacology, and oncology, Dr. ... In oncology, two basic science studies published in 2015 by Science found
July 2018

QD: News Every Day--Secondary thyroid cancer more deadly than primary malignancy in young individuals

Both the general medicine and oncology communities have paid increased attention in recent years to the transition of cancer patients back to their primary care physician after active cancer treatment has
October 2019

The outlier's message, and evolutionary science in breast cancer

This is not news in oncology; the concept has been understood for years as it applies to "liquid" tumors like leukemia, as he points out. ... Maybe the median doesn't matter so much as we'd thought. Here's a retro idea: In 2012, maybe the ideal and most
October 2019

QD: News Every Day--Doctors use social media to keep up with the deluge of new information

Miller, MD, FACP, an assistant professor of oncology and oncology medical information officer at Johns Hopkins.
October 2019

I love me some anaerobes!

vancomycin-resistant enterococcal) bloodstream infection in an outbreak among oncology and bone marrow transplant patients at a community hospital.
October 2019

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