Oncology Vol 31 No 2

Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation for Breast Cancer: Not Ready for Routine Use

February 15, 2017

We know that breast cancer represents a spectrum of diseases, with variation in prognosis, and that RT can range from highly complex treatments to the breast and regional lymph nodes, to complete avoidance of radiation.

Novel and Expanded Oncology Drug Approvals of 2016-PART 1: New Options in Solid Tumor Management

February 15, 2017

This article focuses on the new agents and indications that emerged in 2016 for solid tumor treatment. We review the drug indications, mechanisms of action, pivotal trial data, pertinent toxicities, use in special populations, and the appropriate clinical contexts for treatment planning.