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Oncology Briefs; Research from the ASCO Educational Book
August 9, 2017 · Nathan A. Pennell, MD, PhD; Adam P. Dicker, MD, PhD; Christine Tran, MS; Heather S.L. Jim, PhD; David L. Schwartz, MD, FACR; and Edward J. Stepanski, PhD
The use of technology to deliver health care services can help patients who can’t visit their doctors in person. Known as “telehealth,” this way for doctors to communicate with patients has already helped improve the lives of patients with cancer. Read More >>
August 8, 2017 · Emily Goodman
Patient educators answer questions about cancer, treatment, and side effects. This prepares patients and family members to make educated health care decisions. Read More >>
July 27, 2017 · Emily Goodman
Music therapists provide personalized music-based interventions to address patients’ physical, emotional, cognitive, spiritual, and social needs. Read More >>
July 12, 2017 · Carey August, MD, FCAP, and V.O. Speights, DO, FCAP
Learn how a tumor board brings together doctors with different expertise to determine a patient’s best possible cancer treatment and care plan. Read More >>
From the Editor's Desk
June 22, 2017 · Lidia Schapira, MD, FASCO
In this month’s From the Editor’s Desk, Dr. Schapira discusses peer support and how it can help patients and their caregivers manage the challenges that cancer brings. Read More >>