Completing Sepsis Bundle Within an Hour Cuts Pediatric Mortality
However, completing individual bundle elements in that timeframe does not reduce pediatric mortality (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - August 14, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Infections, Oncology, Pediatrics, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Journal, Source Type: news

FDA Warns Against Long - Term Azithromycin Use for Some
Warning for blood cancer patients who have undergone donor stem cell transplant (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - August 13, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Infections, Oncology, Pharmacy, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

Dermatologist Intervention Tied to Better Sun Protection
Short intervention associated with more sunscreen use, improved patient satisfaction (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - August 11, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Dermatology, Oncology, Journal, Source Type: news

Childhood Brain Tumor Treatment May Hamper Adult Survivors
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - August 9, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Pediatrics, News, Source Type: news

Triple - Negative Breast Cancer Genes ID ’ d
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - August 8, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Research, News, Source Type: news

Elevated Late Mortality Persists After Blood or Marrow Transplant
But in past 3 decades, decrease in late mortality seen among those who underwent BMT in childhood (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - August 8, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Journal, Source Type: news

Factors Examined for End - of - Life Spending Levels in Cancer Care
Physicians'beliefs, availability of services, but not patients'beliefs, explain geographic variation (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - August 7, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Geriatrics, Critical Care, Journal, Source Type: news

Excess Zinc in Muscles May Drive Cancer - Related Wasting
ZIP14 may be a therapeutic target for its treatment (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - August 7, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Pathology, Journal, Source Type: news

AMA Calls for Greater Electronic Cigarette Regulation
Urges federal government to regulate e - cigarettes, list nicotine content (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - August 7, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Nursing, Oncology, Pediatrics, Pharmacy, Pulmonology, Institutional, Source Type: news

Disparities Remain in Prevalence of Cancer Screening Tests
From 2000 to 2015, those without insurance or usual care were less likely to have undergone screening (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - August 7, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Nursing, Oncology, Pathology, Radiology, Urology, Journal, Source Type: news

Heart Monitoring a Must for Breast Cancer Patients on Herceptin
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - August 7, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Gynecology, Oncology, Pharmacy, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Skin Appears to Be Key Pathway for Absorption of BBQ Fumes
During barbecuing, dermal intake of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons greater than inhalation intake (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - August 4, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Dermatology, Oncology, Pathology, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

TGFB1 Mutation Ups Radiation - Induced Breast Fibrosis Risk
C - 509T allele and postoperative cosmetic surgery significantly linked to breast fibrosis risk (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - August 2, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Pathology, Radiology, Surgery, Journal, Source Type: news

For Women Worldwide, Lung Cancers Rise as Breast Cancers Decline
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - August 1, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gynecology, Oncology, News, Source Type: news

July 2018 Briefing - Hematology & amp; Oncology
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - August 1, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Monthly Briefing, Source Type: news

Lay Health Workers Can Improve End - of - Life Cancer Care
Incorporating LHWs into cancer care increases goals - of - care documentation, patient satisfaction (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 31, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Journal, Source Type: news

Demonstrating Clinical Use Will Speed Genomic Screening
Field could advance more quickly if data from research participants, consumers got to clinic (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 31, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Journal, Source Type: news

Sun ’ s Harms Rise After Organ Transplant
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 30, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Dermatology, Oncology, Immunology, Organ Transplants, News, Source Type: news

Young Cancer Survivors Have High Risk of Endocrine Diseases
Results suggest the need for screening, surveillance in survivors (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 30, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Pediatrics, Journal, Source Type: news

Acupuncture May Cut Arthralgia From Aromatase Inhibitors
Clinical significance of the pain reduction remains uncertain (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 30, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Orthopedics, Pharmacy, Rheumatology, Anesthesiology & amp; Pain, Journal, Source Type: news

3 - Pronged Approach to Cancer Prevention
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 26, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Sports Medicine, Nutrition, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Too Few Americans Getting Screened for Cancer: CDC
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 26, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Oncology, Radiology, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Yes, Fingernail Cancer Is a Thing — Just Ask This Beauty Queen
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 26, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Magnetic System Approved for Guiding Lymph Biopsies
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 25, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Pharmacy, FDA Approvals, Source Type: news

Your Sunscreen May Not Be as Protective as You Think
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 25, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Dermatology, Oncology, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Many U.S. Adults View Marijuana Use Positively
81 percent believe marijuana has at least one benefit; 91 percent believe it has at least one risk (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 25, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Anesthesiology & amp; Pain, Journal, Source Type: news

Tools, Methods of RCTs Can Be Adapted to Real - World Settings
3 options described for applying approaches used in randomized controlled trials to real - world data (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 25, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Source Type: news

Alcohol, Tobacco Consumption Tied to Cancer Mortality
Over 20 years, a 1 - L reduction in alcohol intake was linked to 3.9 percent drop in overall cancer mortality (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 24, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Journal, Source Type: news

FDA Grants First Approval for CA Drug Under New Pilot Programs
Ribociclib approved in combo with AI as endocrine tx for HR - positive, HER2 - negative advanced breast CA (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 24, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Pharmacy, Institutional, Source Type: news

Monthly Vitamin D Supplement May Not Cut Cancer Risk
High - dose monthly supplementation doesn't reduce risk of cancer among middle - aged and older adults (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 24, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Internal Medicine, Nursing, Oncology, Pharmacy, Journal, Source Type: news

Guidelines Conflict for Long - Term Opioid Tx in Cancer Survivors
Inconsistencies exist between CDC and NCCN opioid guideline recommendations (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 23, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Pharmacy, Anesthesiology & amp; Pain, Journal, Source Type: news

Embezzlement Not Uncommon in Medical Practices
Employees should undergo detailed background checks; practices should have zero - tolerance for theft (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 23, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Pediatrics, Psy Source Type: news

Many Struggle With High Cost of Breast Cancer Care
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 23, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Nursing, Oncology, News, Source Type: news

Large U.S. Study Targets Prostate Cancer in Black Men
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 23, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Research, Urology, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Health Tip: Exercise May Lower Your Risk of Cancer
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 23, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Sports Medicine, FYI, Source Type: news

Tibsovo Approved for Acute Myeloid Leukemia
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 20, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Pharmacy, FDA Approvals, Source Type: news

Could Diet Soda Help Curb Colon Cancer ’ s Return?
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 20, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Oncology, Research, Nutrition, News, Source Type: news

Daily Low - Dose Aspirin May Be Weapon Against Ovarian Cancer
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 20, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gynecology, Nursing, Oncology, Pharmacy, News, Source Type: news

Study Confirms Added Cancer Risk for Diabetics, Especially Women
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 20, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Diabetes, Hepatology, News, Source Type: news

Cancer Survival Drops With Complementary Therapy: Study
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 19, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Nursing, Oncology, Surgery, Alternative Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Both High and Low Uric Acid Levels Tied to Higher Mortality
Association showed increased risk of all - cause, cardiovascular, and cancer death (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 19, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Rheumatology, Urology, Journal, Source Type: news

Link for Asbestos - Free Talcum Powder, Cancer Not Clear
Studies conducted in people have mixed results, with some indication of increased risk of ovarian cancer (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 19, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gynecology, Nursing, Oncology, Pathology, Pharmacy, Institutional, Source Type: news

& lt;small & gt;L & lt;/small & gt; - Glutamine Reduces Number of Pain Crises in Sickle Cell Disease
Significantly fewer pain crises, hospitalizations compared with those receiving placebo (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 19, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Pediatrics, Pharmacy, Anesthesiology & amp; Pain, Journal, Source Type: news

Overall Cancer Mortality Rates Decreasing for Men and Women
Incidence rates decreased among men from 2008 to 2014, remained stable among women (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 19, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Dermatology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Nephrology, Nursing, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Pathology, Pulmonology, Radiology, Surgery, Urology, Journal, Source Type: news

Risk of CRC, Non - CRC Death Up With Positive Fecal Hb Test
Positive gFOBT result linked to increased risk of death from circulatory, respiratory, other diseases (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 18, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Oncology, Pathology, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

Could an Early Supper Lower Breast, Prostate Cancer Risk?
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 18, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Neurology, Oncology, Nutrition, News, Source Type: news

New MRI Test May Predict Severity of MS
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 17, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Neurology, Oncology, Radiology, Nutrition, News, Source Type: news

Higher Risk of In - Situ Breast CA, Ovarian Tumors With Fertility Tx
No increased risk of corpus uteri, invasive breast cancer for women undergoing assisted reproduction (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 17, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Journal, Source Type: news

Hidden Blood in Feces May Signal Deadly Conditions
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 17, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Neurology, Oncology, Rheumatology, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Health Tip: Take Care of Yourself During Radiation Therapy
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 16, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, FYI, Source Type: news