Oncology

Review: Tumoral Pulmonary Hypertension

20 Apr, 2019 | 14:43h | UTC

Treatment of Nonmetastatic Breast Cancer – JAMA (free for a limited period)

A short review on the subject.

 


NCCN Guideline: Cutaneous Melanoma

10 Apr, 2019 | 22:25h | UTC

NICE Guideline: Lung Cancer

29 Mar, 2019 | 07:54h | UTC

Long-Term Risk of Heart Failure in Breast Cancer Patients After Adjuvant Chemotherapy With or Without Trastuzumab – JACC: Heart Failure (link to abstract – $ for full-text) (via @md_arianemacedo)

Commentary: Long-Term Risk of Heart Failure After Chemotherapy With Trastuzumab – American College of Cardiology (free)

“Trastuzumab treatment is associated with a 2-fold increased risk of late HF compared with chemotherapy treatment alone.”

 


NCCN Guidelines Insights: Breast Cancer

27 Feb, 2019 | 12:41h | UTC

Management of Cardiovascular Disease in Women With Breast Cancer – Circulation (free)

Related: AHA Scientific Statement on Cardio-Oncology (several guidelines on the subject)

 

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Review: Diagnosis of Prostate Cancer

16 Feb, 2019 | 18:18h | UTC

Should we rename low risk cancers? – The BMJ (free)

 

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Study: Suicide Among Cancer Patients

15 Jan, 2019 | 00:13h | UTC

Cancer Statistics, 2019

10 Jan, 2019 | 18:57h | UTC

A systematic review of trial-level meta-analyses measuring the strength of association between surrogate end-points and overall survival in oncology – European Journal of Cancer (free for a limited period)

“we found most surrogates in oncology had low or modest correlation with OS, which suggests that caution should be used when making conclusions based on surrogate markers.”

 


NCCN Guideline: Thyroid Carcinoma

9 Jan, 2019 | 09:56h | UTC

Association Between Reimbursement Incentives and Physician Practice in Oncology: A Systematic Review (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

 

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