Andrew Roth


Can Online Searches Help Identify Pancreatic Cancer at an Earlier Stage?

September 01, 2016

Researchers analyzed search logs to identify those recently diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. Through symptom patterns expressed as searches, they were able to identify 5% to 15% of pancreatic cancer cases.

"Hotspots" Highlight Need for Targeted Efforts to Promote Colorectal Cancer Screening

July 08, 2015

Researchers have identified three "hotspots" in the United States where progress on reducing death rates from colorectal cancer have lagged, shining a light on areas of the country where efforts to increase screening uptake and promote healthier lifestyles could make a big difference.