Fear is a really powerful emotion,” said Dr. López, vice chair of medical oncology at Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia.
In a trial of 151 ambulatory patients with metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer randomized to either oncology care or oncology care plus early palliative care, those in the palliative care
Recently, the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) published an ASCO Value Framework that assesses the value of new cancer treatment options based on clinical benefit, side effects, and cost.
Results appeared in the Journal of Clinical Oncology. The yoga group had significantly greater increases in physical function compared with the waitlist group at 1 and 3 months after radiotherapy.
Should the patient be on a specialty service (e.g. cardiology, GI, or oncology), with a hospitalist (a trained internist who mostly sees only hospitalized patients) or a generalist (an internist
26 New England Journal of Medicine said that the initiative should lead to discoveries about some of the obstacles in precision oncology, such as unexplained drug resistance, genomic heterogeneity of tumors,
Despite the challenges of microbiome research, recent years have brought evidence in several fields such as infectious diseases, endocrinology, pharmacology, and oncology, Dr. ... In oncology, two basic science studies published in 2015 by Science found
When we walked into the room, you could sense the anger and frustration on the patient's face, as well as two other relatives in the room. W...
He then worked in private practice after a hematology/oncology fellowship and conducting research at the NIH.
Residency: University of Arizona, 1991 (chief resident, 1992). Fellowship: University of Arizona (general medicine, medical oncology, NIH cancer prevention and etiology). ... Current patient care activities: Medical oncology/women's cancer, 25%. Current