In this podcast from the ASCO Educational Book, Dr. Ryan Nipp discusses when and why extended treatment is needed for some people diagnosed with cancer.
Social media can help oncologists share valuable research to improve how they treat patients. Patients can also use social media to improve their own care.
In this podcast, Cancer.Net Associate Editor Ezra Cohen, MD, FRCPC, discusses some of the key themes that arose at the 2017 3rd World Congress on Thyroid Cancer.
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.
Patient educators answer questions about cancer, treatment, and side effects. This prepares patients and family members to make educated health care decisions.
Music therapists provide personalized music-based interventions to address patients’ physical, emotional, cognitive, spiritual, and social needs.
Learn how a tumor board brings together doctors with different expertise to determine a patient’s best possible cancer treatment and care plan.
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.
Oncology professionals from around the world attend the ASCO Annual Meeting each year. Watch this video to learn why, as well as what the meeting means for patients, advocates, doctors, and others in the cancer care community.
The reasons why some women experience a late recurrence of breast cancer are complex. In this post, Dr. Crystal Moore describes who may be at risk of late recurrence and 5 things you can do to thrive in your life and survivorship.