Must Reads In Patient & Survivor Care
Patient & Survivor Care for May/June 2018
Doubling of deaths in hospice care over 5-year span, Teno JM et al. JAMA. 2018 Jun 25. doi: 10.1001/jama.2018.8981.
Head and neck cancer therapy toxicities greater in women, Cristina V et al. JAMA Oncol. 2018 May 24. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2018.1080.
Colorectal cancer costs twice as much in US as Canada, Yezefski et al. ASCO 2018 Abstract LBA3579.
Skin side effects of therapies for hematologic cancers, Phillips et al. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2018;78:1102-9.
Insomnia in cancer survivors responds to behavioral therapy, Mao JJ et al. ASCO 2018. Abstract 10001.
Patient & Survivor Care for July/August 2017
Cochrane Evaluates Survivorship Programs for BC, Cochrane; 2017 Aug 24; Cheng KKin Fong, et al
Fatigue-Reducing Psychological Therapy, Cochrane; 2017 Jul 14; Poort, Peters, et al
Guideline-Based Statin Eligibility and Cancer, J Clin Oncol; ePub 2017 Jul 12; Pursnani, et al
FDA Clears Expanded Use of Cooling Cap System, FDA news release; 2017 Jul 3
Cochrane on Adding Ketamine to Opioids for Cancer Pain, Cochrane; 2017 Jun 28; Bell, Eccleston, Kalso