Contemporary Concepts in Hematologic Oncology is an online resource for professionals within the oncology space, from medical oncologists and pathologists to oncology nurses and mental health experts. According to the Leukemia & Lymphoma society, 1 person is diagnosed with leukemia, lymphoma, or myeloma every 3 minutes in the United States, accounting for 9.8% of new cancer cases diagnosed in 2021. As such, CancerNetwork® has created a central hub to inform oncology professionals about the latest developments in patient care within the hematologic oncology space. Contemporary Concepts in Hematologic Oncology also provides the most recent findings with regard to patient-specific issues such as the financial impact of hematologic malignancies, psychosocial concerns, disparities in care and outcomes, survivorship, guideline updates, and care for geriatric populations.
Contemporary Concepts in Hematologic Oncology showcases articles, podcasts, and video interviews with key opinion leaders in the field in order to keep you up to date with the latest developments in the hematologic malignancy space.
September 20 2023, 6:00pm
Several discrepancies in care must be considered to properly address psychological needs in patients with lymphoma, including patient/doctor communication, information provision, and applying distress guidelines.
June 14 2023, 6:00pm
A retrospective analysis of more than 17,000 patients with hematologic malignancies identified a difference in median survival between patients who received palliative care in addition to hematopoietic stem cell transplantation and those who didn’t.
April 13 2023, 6:00pm
Investigators highlight the importance of building partnerships between CAR T-cell centers and external hospitals to increase treatment referrals and access to clinical trials for patients with B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia.