This slide show features highlights from the 2013 European Cancer Congress, including trials on PSA screening, melanoma, ovarian cancer, HER2-positive breast cancer, lung cancer, and colorectal cancer.
We can all agree that communication skills are essential to quality cancer care. Oncologists are expected to explain complex situations clearly. Be on the lookout for doctors who say any of these—it could be a sign that they need an attitude adjustment.
Novel cancer agents have brought about significant improvements in patient survival, and dermatologic adverse events have gained considerable attention due to their high frequency, appearance in functional and cosmetically sensitive areas, and association with symptoms of pain and pruritus.