Carolina Frailty Index Score May Be Applicable in Assessment of Patients with Ovarian CancerMarch 27th 2023
Research presented at the 2023 Society of Gynecologic Oncology Annual Meeting On Women’s Health suggests that the Carolina frailty index score may be useful for women with ovarian cancer.
GCLQ and LELSQ Show Concordance in Assessment of Lymphedema in Patients With Endometrial CancerMarch 27th 2023
The gynecological cancer lymphedema questionnaire and the lower extremity lymphedema screening questionnaire showed a demonstrable correlation in total scores, according to an analysis of women with advanced endometrial cancer.
Real-World Analysis Compares Inpatient and Outpatient CAR T-Cell Therapy in MCL and Follicular LymphomaMarch 24th 2023
Inpatient infusion was linked with greater comorbidity burden and increased likelihood of adverse effects in patients with follicular lymphoma who received CAR T-cell therapy, but not in those with mantle cell lymphoma.
Pembrolizumab Plus Chemotherapy Continues to Display Survival Advantage Over Chemotherapy in NSCLCMarch 24th 2023
Patients with metastatic squamous non–small cell lung cancer experienced a clinically meaningful survival benefit when treated with pembrolizumab in combination with chemotherapy.
Georgia Cancer Center’s Cardio-Oncology program gets the goldMarch 23rd 2023
In the United States, only 27 institutions have been awarded the Gold level “Center of Excellence” by the International Cardio-Oncology Society (IC-OS). The Cardio-Oncology Program at the Georgia Cancer Center is proud to be one of those 27 institutions.
Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute Television Commercial Recognized with Silver ADDY® AwardMarch 23rd 2023
A television commercial produced by Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute, LLC (FCS) has been recognized with a Silver ADDY® by the American Advertising Awards, which honors excellence in advertising as judged by creative industry professionals around the world.
Karmanos nurse wins MDONS Outstanding Oncology Nurse of the Year AwardMarch 23rd 2023
Agnes Pilecki, BSN, RN, a nurse on Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute’s bone marrow transplant unit, has been named the Metro Detroit Oncology Nursing Society’s (MDONS) Outstanding Oncology Nurse of the Year.
Nonpharmacologic Pain Intervention Reduces Opioid Use Following Minimally Invasive Gynecologic and Urologic SurgeryMarch 23rd 2023
The implementation of a nonpharmacologic pain intervention bundle helped decrease opioid use among patients recovering from gynecologic and urologic surgeries at a comprehensive cancer center.
Patritumab Deruxtecan Makes Headway in Early Phase Trials for Patients With Metastatic EGFR+ NSCLC and HER3+ Breast CancerMarch 21st 2023
Patritumab deruxtecan generated activity in patients with metastatic or unresectable EGFR-mutated non–small cell lung cancer and HER3-expressing breast cancer.
Antibiotic Treatment Within a Year of ICI Therapy May Result in Worse Survival OutcomesMarch 21st 2023
A retrospective cohort demonstrated that patients who are treated with antibiotics within 1 year before immune checkpoint inhibitor therapy may experience worse overall survival.