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Practice & Policy

In this interview we discuss how the ACA, which was passed in 2010, changed the way oncologists treat their patients, and how a repeal of the law would affect patients’ access to care.

The majority of hematologist-oncologists who use the social media platform Twitter had some financial conflict of interest, according to new data.

The FDA has concluded that pioglitazone, used to treat type 2 diabetes, may be linked to an increased risk of bladder cancer.

The FDA has approved a new device that allows for the expansion of soft tissue in two-stage breast reconstruction surgery conducted after mastectomy.

Reducing the use of indoor tanning by enforcing an age restriction could potentially reduce melanoma incidence, mortality, and the costs associated with treating the disease, according to results of an economic analysis.

Treatment at a facility with a higher patient volume was associated with a lower risk of mortality for patients with multiple myeloma, even after adjustment for sociodemographic and geographic factors and comorbidities.

A new study from the ACS indicates that the proportion of cancer deaths from cigarette smoking varies substantially by state, but is highest in the South where as many as 40% of cancer deaths in men are smoking-related.


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