Oncology and Hematology News and Journal Articles
In this review of active surveillance for favorable-risk prostate cancer, we will discuss the rationality of this approach, the biological evidence for employing active surveillance in Gleason pattern 3 and 4 prostate cancer, patient selection for active surveillance, clinical trial data on active surveillance, and the role of prostate cancer biomarkers and imaging studies for clinical decision making in patients with low-risk disease.
In this interview we discuss the standard of care and current treatment options for patients with multiple myeloma.
This video examines the role of radiation therapy in early-stage lung cancer and some of the data comparing stereotactic ablative radiotherapy vs surgery in these patients.
The FDA has granted approval to pembrolizumab for pediatric and adult patients with microsatellite instability (MSI)-high or mismatch repair (MMR)-deficient solid tumors.
This video examines how to manage the side effects of estrogen deprivation in breast cancer patients, including vaginal dryness and hot flashes.
This video examines the treatment of locally advanced penile cancer and whether an organ-sparing chemoradiotherapy approach might be an option instead of surgery.
Patients with stage III colon cancer who maintained a healthy lifestyle had a reduced risk for death and a trend for a lower chance of recurrence.
The journal ONCOLOGY includes a cartoon at the end of each issue. Here are the collected cartoons to date.