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Oncology Briefs: Research from the ASCO Educational Book
October 27, 2017 Sana Al Sukhun, MD, MSc; Gilberto Lopes, MD, MBA, FAMS; Mary Gospodarowicz, MD, FRCPC, FRCR(Hon); Ophira Ginsburg, MD, MSc, FRCPC; and Peter Paul Yu, MD, FACP, FASCO
In this blog post based on an article originally published in the ASCO Educational Book, doctors discuss the challenges of cancer control in low- and middle-income countries. Read More
October 25, 2017 Greg Guthrie, ASCO staff
The results of ASCO’s first National Cancer Opinion Survey have been released, and it shows that Americans are taking action to lower their cancer risk. But many still don’t know about some of the leading causes of cancer. Read More
Palliative and Supportive Care in Oncology Symposium: Patient-centered care across the cancer continuum
October 23, 2017 Greg Guthrie, ASCO staff
Research highlights from the Palliative and Supportive Care in Oncology Symposium address computers in exam rooms, doctor and patient views of prognosis and cure, having patients and caregivers practice yoga together, and resilience training in adolescents and young adults. Read More
Leslie Horton holding a dog
October 19, 2017 Emily Goodman
An animal-assisted therapy team consists of a person called a handler and a therapy dog, both trained to provide healing interactions with patients. Read More
Robert Harrison headshot
October 17, 2017 Robert Harrison, as told to Jo Cavallo
Survivor and patient advocate Robert Harrison discusses how his metastatic prostate cancer is just one part of his life’s journey. Read More

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