Palliative and Supportive Care

Jun J. Mao, MD, MSCE, on Next Steps in Acupuncture for Managing Pain in Cancer Survivors
July 27, 2020

Using acupuncture to help manage pain associated with cancer treatment, may offer additional tools to help manage function and quality of life in survivors, according to Jun J. Mao, MD, MSCE.

Role of Oncology Nurses in Primary Palliative Care Growing
April 11, 2019

Oncology advanced practice registered nurses can play a critical role in providing primary palliative care to patients with cancer.

Men Less Likely to Prefer Palliative Care Treatment at End of Life
July 10, 2018

A small study has found that men with cancer were less likely than women to prefer palliative care if informed that continued treatment would not be helpful.