clinical trials

December 16, 2014 · Cat Snyder, ASCO staff
In this podcast, Jeffrey S. Weber, MD, PhD, explains the recent ASCO statement on phase I clinical trials and why these studies are important treatment options to discuss with your doctor. Read More >>
December 9, 2014 · Amber Bauer, ASCO staff
According to a new Journal of Clinical Oncology study, physical inactivity and TV watching are linked to higher mortality risks for colorectal cancer survivors. However, you don't have to miss your favorite shows to become more active. Read More >>
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November 4, 2014 · Cat Snyder, ASCO staff
In this podcast, Dr. Howard Sandler explains the recent ASCO guideline endorsement about radiation therapy after prostate surgery. Read More >>
October 21, 2014 · Amber Bauer, ASCO staff
The cost of cancer care is often a major source of stress for people with cancer. For some, these costs force them to make major lifestyle and medical care changes. Studies presented at both ASCO’s Palliative Care in Oncology and Quality Care Symposia shed more light on the financial challenges of cancer. Read More >>
October 14, 2014 · Amber Bauer, ASCO staff
According to research that will be presented at ASCO’s 2014 Quality Care Symposium, 64% of parents with advanced cancer chose life-extending treatments, indicating that having children is an important factor in treatment decision-making. Read More >>

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