Debra Hughes | Authors

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Articles

Quiz: What Agent Does ASCO Recommend for Frontline Stage IV Lung Cancer Treatment?

September 01, 2017

What single agent does the new ASCO guideline recommend for first-line treatment of patients with stage IV non-small-cell lung cancer without positive markers but with high PD-L1 expression? Is there an age limit for use of SBRT for early-stage lung cancer? Test your knowledge in our latest quiz.

A 5-Question Quiz on Transplantation for Hematologic Malignancies

August 19, 2017

What is the real-world economic burden associated with complications from hematopoietic cell transplantation? What prognostic factors for posttransplantation outcomes among patients with chronic myelomonocytic leukemia are significant predictors of survival? Answer these and more in our latest quiz.

Surgery in Non–Small-Cell Lung Cancer

August 05, 2017

Surgical management of the patient with non–small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) is complex. When should stereotactic body radiation therapy be used? What are the advantages of video-assisted thoracic surgery? Test your knowledge in our latest quiz.

5 Questions on Ovarian Cancer

July 01, 2017

What is the effect of statin use on overall survival in elderly patients with platinum-resistant ovarian cancer? Do you know the cumulative ovarian cancer risk to age 80 years for BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers? Test your knowledge of ovarian cancer in our latest quiz.

A 5-Question Quiz on Hematologic Malignancies

July 01, 2017

When should patients be vaccinated after a bone marrow transplantation? What agent might be considered as a new chemotherapy option in younger patients with AML in first remission? Test your knowledge in our latest quiz.

Quiz: Radiotherapy for Lung Cancer

July 01, 2017

Use of radiation therapy in the adjuvant, concurrent, and postoperative setting is a critical component in the care of patients with lung cancer. Take this quiz to see when radiation therapy should be used, with what agents, and in what disease stage.

5 Questions on Small-Cell Lung Cancer

June 01, 2017

Among patients with SCLC, what characterizes never smokers? What effect did bevacizumab have when added to standard of care? Test your knowledge in our latest quiz.

A 5-Question Quiz on Pediatric Hematologic Cancers

June 01, 2017

In the first blinatumomab trial, what percentage of pediatric ALL patients achieved a complete remission? What is the effect of vitamin D and calcium supplementation on bone mineral density in the pediatric ALL population? Test your knowledge in our latest quiz.

A 5-Question Quiz on Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

May 01, 2017

What is the optimal duration of treatment for patients with CML before stopping tyrosine kinase inhibitors? Can a fecal occult blood test detect dasatinib-induced hemorrhagic colitis? Test your knowledge in our latest quiz.

A 5-Question Quiz on Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

April 10, 2017

What race or ethnicity has the highest incidence of pediatric ALL? Which ancestry is an independent risk factor for asparaginase-induced pancreatitis? Test your knowledge in our latest quiz.