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Online Tool Aids Decision Making About Breast Cancer Treatment
Findings based on assessment of the interactive iCanDecide tool (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 21, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Surgery, Journal, Source Type: news

Newer Breast MRI May Be More Accurate and Easier
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 20, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Radiology, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Prognostic Signatures Compared for ER - Positive Breast Cancer
ROR, BCI, EPclin are significantly more prognostic for recurrence for women with node - negative disease (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 20, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Pathology, Journal, Source Type: news

AAD: Fathers May Not Perceive Harms of Teen Indoor Tanning
Low harms more often perceived by parents of male teens, those age ≥ 16, with less sun - reactive skin (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 20, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Dermatology, Family Medicine, Gynecology, Nursing, Oncology, Pediatrics, Conference News, Source Type: news

Mortality Risks of Exclusive Cigar, Cigarette, Pipe Use ID ’ d
Higher risk of tobacco - related cancer death for current/former cigarette, current cigar, pipe smoking (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 20, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, ENT, Pathology, Pulmonology, Urology, Journal, Source Type: news

Tobacco Kills, No Matter How It ’ s Smoked: Study
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 20, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Pulmonology, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Follow - Up Lacking for Teen, Young Adult Cancer Survivors
Many young adult cancer survivors do not follow up properly, independent of disease type or insurance (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 16, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, Pediatrics, Conference News, Source Type: news

Dad Can Pass on Ovarian Cancer Genes, Too
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 16, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Pediatrics, Research, News, Source Type: news

Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Vaccine Promising for Cancer
iPSC vaccine prevented tumor growth in syngeneic murine breast CA, mesothelioma, melanoma models (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 16, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Pathology, Pharmacy, Journal, Source Type: news

Another Cancer Vaccine Shows Promise In Mice
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 15, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Infections, Oncology, Research, News, Source Type: news

Laryngovideostroboscopy Useful for Vocal Fold Lesion Screening
Narrow band imaging better for decision to biopsy (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 15, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, ENT, Pathology, Journal, Source Type: news

Highly Processed Foods Tied to Higher Cancer Risk
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 15, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Oncology, Nutrition, News, Source Type: news

FDA Approves Drug to Help Curb a Tough - to - Treat Prostate Cancer
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 14, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Nursing, Oncology, Pharmacy, Reproductive Medicine, Research, News, Source Type: news

Higher Biopsy Rates for Women Undergoing Screening Breast MRI
Lower cancer yield compared to mammography alone for women with, without personal history of cancer (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 14, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Pathology, Radiology, Journal, Source Type: news

New Model Stratifies Patients With Long Bone Metastases
Model includes four prognostic categories with clinical consequences to predict median survival (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 14, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Orthopedics, Pathology, Journal, Source Type: news

Ovarian Cancer Screening Still Ineffective, Not Recommended: Panel
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 13, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Disparities Seen in Gastric Cancer Patients ’ Receipt of Pre - Op Chemo
Racial, ethnic disparities in treatment also affect disparities in overall survival (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 13, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gastroenterology, Oncology, Pharmacy, Journal, Source Type: news

Education About Imaging Most Often Given by Ordering Provider
Delivery of pre - examination information to patients suboptimal; about half seek information themselves (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 13, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Pulmonology, Radiology, Urology, Journal, Source Type: news

USPSTF Recommends Against Ovarian Cancer Screening
Among asymptomatic women, harms of screening for ovarian cancer outweigh potential benefits (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 13, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Nursing, Oncology, Pathology, Surgery, Journal, Source Type: news

Ultrasound for Rectal Cancer Staging Tied to More Chemoradiation
But no significant improvement in overall survival compared with CT of the abdomen and pelvis only (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 12, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gastroenterology, Oncology, Pathology, Radiology, Journal, Source Type: news

Criteria for Prostate Cancer Trials Disproportionately Exclude Blacks
Trials sponsored by academic investigators, cooperative groups more likely to use these criteria (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 12, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Pathology, Pharmacy, Urology, Journal, Source Type: news

Approach Offers Regional Control of HPV - Related Head, Neck CA
Surgery and adjuvant therapy used for invasive nodal disease requiring extensive neck dissection (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 10, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, ENT, Surgery, Journal, Source Type: news

Prognostic Model Developed for Immunotx of Urothelial Cancer
Model, based on six factors, predicts overall survival for patients treated with atezolizumab (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 9, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Pharmacy, Urology, Conference News, Source Type: news

Apalutamide Active in Castration - Resistant Prostate Cancer
Apalutamide prolongs metastasis - free survival in non - metastatic castration - resistant prostate cancer (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 9, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Pharmacy, Urology, Conference News, Source Type: news

High Detection Rates of High - Grade DCIS Persist
Low - , intermediate - grade DCIS less frequently ID'd in subsequent screening rounds vs. prevalence round (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 7, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Pathology, Radiology, Journal, Source Type: news

Expenditures Rising for Treating Obesity - Related Illness in U.S.
Proportion of medical expenditures for obesity - related illness varies widely by state (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 7, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Orthopedics, Pulmonology, Rheumatology, Journal, Source Type: news

HPV Prevalence 4.9 Percent in Tonsil Tissue of Healthy Adults
Human papillomavirus colocalizes to the biofilm of the tonsillar crypts (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 7, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gynecology, Infections, Internal Medicine, Nursing, Oncology, ENT, Pathology, Journal, Source Type: news

Hot Tea + Alcohol or Smoking May Up Esophageal Cancer Risk
Greatest risk for esophageal cancer for those who drink burning hot tea, consume ≥ 15 mg alcohol daily (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 6, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Nursing, Oncology, Pathology, Journal, Source Type: news

Melanoma Rates Rising for Boomers, Falling Among Young
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 5, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Dermatology, Oncology, Pediatrics, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Cellphones Pose Little Cancer Risk, Studies Suggest
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 5, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Family Medicine, Neurology, Oncology, Research, News, Source Type: news

IV Bevacizumab Effective for Severe HHT - Related Bleeding
Drop in RBC transfusion requirements, epistaxis severity in hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 5, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gastroenterology, Oncology, Pharmacy, Journal, Source Type: news

Exercise May Help Lung Cancer Surgery Go More Smoothly
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 2, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Pulmonology, Surgery, Sports Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Chronic Disease Major Risk Factor for Cancer, Cancer Mortality
Risk scores summarizing eight diseases, markers tied to cancer risk in dose - response manner (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 2, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Nephrology, Nursing, Oncology, Pathology, Pulmonology, Rheumatology, Journal, Source Type: news

Estimated Biopsy Rate Varies After Breast Cancer Treatment
Incidence of breast biopsy higher among women treated with brachytherapy versus whole - breast irradiation (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 2, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Pathology, Radiology, Surgery, Journal, Source Type: news

Breast Cancer Treatment Can Be Tough on the Heart
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 1, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Gynecology, Oncology, Pharmacy, News, Source Type: news

California May Slap Cancer Warning on Coffee, But Should Java Lovers Panic?
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 1, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Oncology, Research, Nutrition, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

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

In Situ Vaccine Uses Immune Response to Treat Cancer
Antagonistic anti - OX40 antibody triggers T - cell immune response specific to tumor antigens (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - February 1, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Pathology, Pharmacy, Journal, Source Type: news

Health Tip: Select the Right Cancer Team
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - January 31, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, FYI, Source Type: news

Regulators Trying to Reduce Physician Burden Linked to EHR
Agency head describes the multifactorial burden, which is being addressed on different levels (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - January 30, 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

Nicotine in E - Cigarettes Might Cause Cancers, Mouse Study Suggests
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - January 29, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Research, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

MRI Diagnostic for Differentiating Low - Grade Bladder Cancers
Diffusion - weighted imaging and use of higher field strengths further improve accuracy (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - January 29, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Radiology, Urology, Journal, Source Type: news

Odds of Post - Op Mortality Increase As Weekend Approaches
Mortality after elective surgery increases in graded manner as day of surgery approaches weekend (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - January 27, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Nephrology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Rheumatology, Surgery, Anesthesiology & amp; Pain, Urology, Journal, Source Type: news

Smokers Have Distorted View of Onset of Adverse Consequences
In the minds of smokers, onset of mild and severe smoking - related conditions postponed (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - January 27, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Nursing, Oncology, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

Extra Body Fat May Raise Breast Cancer Risk, No Matter Your Weight
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - January 26, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Sports Medicine, Nutrition, News, Source Type: news

Diabetes Impacts Mortality in Breast Cancer Patients
Longer duration of DM, pre - existing CVD increased all - cause and cancer - specific mortality (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - January 26, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Gynecology, Oncology, Pathology, Journal, Source Type: news

Body Fat Linked to Breast Cancer Risk in Normal - BMI Women
High whole - body, trunk fat mass tied to higher risk of ER - positive breast cancer in postmenopausal women (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - January 26, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Conference News, Source Type: news

Obesity, Metabolic Syndrome Ups Risk of Recurrent Prostate Cancer
Following radical prostatectomy, higher BMI increases risk of recurrence for prostate cancer (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - January 26, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Pathology, Urology, Conference News, Source Type: news

A Sleepy Child Is More Likely to Pile on Pounds
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - January 26, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Neurology, Oncology, Pediatrics, Nutrition, News, Source Type: news

CV Risks, Breast CA Recurrence Down With Exercise in Survivors
Exercise intervention associated with improved z - score, serum biomarkers in obese survivors (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - January 24, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Nursing, Oncology, Pathology, Journal, Source Type: news