Delaying Esophageal Cancer Surgery After Neoadjuvant CRT Fails in Trial
(MedPage Today) -- Prolonging the time to surgery following neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy (CRT) for esophageal cancer failed to improve histological complete response rates and may even worsen overall survival (OS), according to results from the... (Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology)
Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology - September 19, 2023 Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

' Aspirationally Resectable'? Neoadjuvant Tx Evolves in NSCLC'Aspirationally Resectable'? Neoadjuvant Tx Evolves in NSCLC
H. Jack West, MD, and Julia Rotow, MD, discuss clinical implications of thoracic oncology research presented at ASCO 2023.Medscape Oncology (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - September 18, 2023 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology Commentary Source Type: news

Surgical Outcomes of Perioperative Durvalumab in AEGEAN Study to be Presented at IASLC 2023 World Conference on Lung Cancer
Adding perioperative durvalumab to neoadjuvant chemotherapy did not adversely impact surgery in patients with resectable NSCLC and was associated with a tolerable surgical safety profile, according to research presented today from the phase 3 AEGEAN trial at the International Association... (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - September 12, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: TRI TDS Source Type: news

S2 Episode 6: Neoadjuvant Therapy and Renal Cell Carcinoma S2 Episode 6: Neoadjuvant Therapy and Renal Cell Carcinoma
Drs Sumanta Pal and Jose A. Karam discuss neoadjuvant therapy in renal cell carcinoma, including TKIs, IO, and the need for more studies to explore the role of neoadjuvant therapy in RCC.Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 7, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology InDiscussion Source Type: news

Episode 3: How Do You Optimize Neoadjuvant Therapy Selection? Episode 3: How Do You Optimize Neoadjuvant Therapy Selection?
Join experts Drs Kevin Kalinsky and Priyanka Sharma as they discuss their current approach to neoadjuvant therapy in triple-negative breast cancer and how the SCARLET trial might change that.Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 6, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology InDiscussion Source Type: news

NCI Task Force Issues Rectal Cancer Trial Design Recs NCI Task Force Issues Rectal Cancer Trial Design Recs
The consensus recommendations address key areas in rectal cancer trial design, including the need to incorporate endpoints important to patients and establish the optimal use of neoadjuvant therapy.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - August 16, 2023 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Hematology-Oncology Source Type: news

For NSCLC, Neoadjuvant, Adjuvant, or Both? For NSCLC, Neoadjuvant, Adjuvant, or Both?
H. Jack West, MD, and Julia Rotow, MD, discuss data on perioperative approaches presented at ASCO 2023.Medscape Oncology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 4, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology Commentary Source Type: news

Routine Thromboprophylaxis for Advanced Ovarian Cancer? Routine Thromboprophylaxis for Advanced Ovarian Cancer?
Two thirds of venous thromboembolism events came during neoadjuvant chemotherapy and might have been prevented with direct-acting oral anticoagulants, a new study suggests.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - July 24, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy After Breast Cancer Chemotherapy Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy After Breast Cancer Chemotherapy
This article reviews current evidence for the use of sentinel lymph node biopsy in breast cancer patients who received neoadjuvant chemotherapy.Chinese Clinical Oncology (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - July 17, 2023 Category: Radiology Tags: Hematology-Oncology Journal Article Source Type: news

Does Timing of Surgery Affect Rectal Cancer Outcomes? Does Timing of Surgery Affect Rectal Cancer Outcomes?
Waiting more than 12 weeks for surgery following neoadjuvant therapy was associated with improved tumor regression grade and reduced risk of systemic recurrence but not overall survival.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - July 14, 2023 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Risk-Adapted Neoadjuvant Chemoradiotherapy in Rectal Cancer? Risk-Adapted Neoadjuvant Chemoradiotherapy in Rectal Cancer?
Neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy can be omitted in low-risk rectal cancer patients without compromising outcomes, but intensified in high-risk patients, new findings suggest.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - June 27, 2023 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Neoadjuvant Immunotherapy for CRC: Too Good to Be True? Neoadjuvant Immunotherapy for CRC: Too Good to Be True?
Breakthrough findings on the effectiveness of neoadjuvant immunotherapy could help usher in a new treatment paradigm for colorectal cancer.Journal of Oncology Practice (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 27, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology Journal Article Source Type: news

Deep-learning CT model helps predict ovarian cancer treatment response
A deep-learning model using CT images can predict neoadjuvant chemotherapy respons...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Radiomic features on CT help classify ovarian cancer subtypes MRI has upper hand on CT for ovarian cancer detection Body composition foretells ovarian cancer treatment complications CT/ultrasound fusion enhances ovarian biopsies Cinematic rendering enhances pelvic CT bone evaluation (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - June 26, 2023 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Episode 1: The Role of Adjuvant and Neoadjuvant Therapy in Melanoma Episode 1: The Role of Adjuvant and Neoadjuvant Therapy in Melanoma
Drs Sapna Patel and Matteo Carlino dive into the data and consider the current and future roles of adjuvant and neoadjuvant therapy.Medscape (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - June 15, 2023 Category: Surgery Tags: Hematology-Oncology InDiscussion Source Type: news

ASCO: FOLFOX Noninferior to Chemoradiotherapy for Overall Survival in Rectal Cancer
FRIDAY, June 9, 2023 -- Neoadjuvant chemotherapy with fluorouracil, leucovorin, and oxaliplatin (FOLFOX) is noninferior to preoperative chemoradiotherapy with respect to overall survival for patients with locally advanced rectal cancer who are... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 9, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news