Must Reads In Patient & Survivor Care
Patient & Survivor Care for March/April 2019
Patient & Survivor Care for January/February 2019
Thrombolysis for acute ischemic stroke safe in GI malignancy, Inohara T et al. Circulation. 2018 Nov 6;138[suppl 1], Abstract A12291
Patient & Survivor Care for November/December 2018
Apixaban tied to lower VTE rate, higher bleeding risk in cancer, Carrier M et al. N Engl J Med. 2018 Dec 4. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1814468
Patient perspectives on NHL treatment, Chircop D et al. Eur J Oncol Nurs. 2018 Aug;35:117-21
Oncologists spent 3 minutes less with minority patients on scan results, Smith CB et al. PallOnc 2018, Abstract 19
Study examines rehabilitative palliative care in cancer, Nottelmann L et al. 2018 Palliative and Supportive Care in Oncology Symposium Abstract 75
Corticosteroid use poses risk of febrile neutropenia, Chao CR et al. J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2018;16(10):1201-8
Patient & Survivor Care for July/August 2018
Expansion in clinical trial eligibility requested by ASCO, Friends of Cancer and ASCO letter to the FDA
Promise of broad genomic testing of NSCLC disappoints in community oncology , Presley CJ et al. JAMA. 2018 Aug 7. doi: 10.1001/jama.2018.9824
Caution urged over real-world bleeding risk with ibrutinib, Kunk PR et al. Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk. 2018 Jul 15. doi: 10.1016/j.clml.2018.07.287
Lay health workers can assist with end-of-life care, Patel MI et al. JAMA Oncology. 2018 Jul 26. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2018.2446.
Pregnancy does not increase melanoma recurrence risk, DiSano JA et al. J Surg Res. 2018 Jun 16. doi: 10.1016/j.jss.2018.05.026.