Genetic testing allows doctors to help treat, and even prevent, certain types of cancers. Many patients can benefit from genetic testing; however, we still don’t know a lot about how to best use the results of these tests.
Wrapping up our summer Research Round Up series, experts discuss advances in lung cancer and melanoma research.
Identifying genetic changes has given us new insights in early detection and treatment of advanced and castration-resistant prostate cancer.
September is Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month. Learn about new research on ovarian, fallopian tube, and peritoneal cancer in this expert podcast.
The Importance of Palliative Care for Patients and Caregivers: News from the 2016 Palliative Care in Oncology Symposium
Research presented this weekend will highlight the importance of access to palliative care that addresses the health and well-being of patients and caregivers.
William Tew, MD, and Andrew Artz, MD, discuss new research on cancer care for older adults from the 2016 ASCO Annual Meeting.
The Research Round Up podcast series continues with 2 new expert-led podcasts on research highlights from the 2016 ASCO Annual Meeting.
In this podcast, Dr. Wright and Dr. Edelson discuss the new joint clinical practice guideline on the use of neoadjuvant chemotherapy for newly diagnosed, advanced ovarian cancer from the Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) and the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO).
Experts discuss new research advances in bladder, kidney, colorectal, pancreatic, and stomach cancers in these two Research Round Up podcasts.
Cancer affects many people as they grow older, so it’s important to have scientific research that focuses on older adults. Dr. Stuart Lichtman discusses why studies haven’t focused on older adults in the past and what is being done to change that.