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Oncology
A person holding a chemotherapy bag that is hanging from the and IV pole.
Oncology
06/27/2022
Researchers examined the impact of protein-energy malnutrition on the risk of death in patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma who are undergoing chemotherapy.
06/27/2022
Cancer
Yellow pill capsules are spilling out of a white medication bottle.
Cancer
06/27/2022
Although pancreatic enzyme replacement therapy (PERT) can treat exocrine pancreatic insufficiency, clear evidence regarding its use in patients with pancreatic cancer is lacking. Researchers examined the...
06/27/2022
prevalence
esophagus
prevalence
06/07/2022
Researchers examined the prevalence of esophageal cancer and Barrett esophagus in US adults.
06/07/2022

Interactive Features

Nutrition
Nutrition
03/01/2022
Your patient is a 42-year-old man concerned about his risk of developing cancer. Several of his family members have developed cancer in recent years, and at a recent checkup, he asks if there are any...
03/01/2022
Vitamin D
Vitamin D
01/11/2022
Your patient is a 52-year-old man who isn’t getting enough vitamin D. He tells you that because of a fear of skin cancer, he tries to avoid unprotected exposure to sunlight and that he struggles to find...
01/11/2022
Cancer
Cancer
12/29/2021
A first-time mother asks about the risks of pediatric cancer during a well-visit for her 6-month-old daughter. She is concerned after hearing a recent report that children of racial/ethnic minorities have a...
12/29/2021
Cancer
Cancer
12/21/2021
Your patient is a 46-year old healthy man who is concerned about his risk of developing prostate cancer. The condition runs in his family, and he asks if there are any particular lifestyle changes he could...
12/21/2021
Cancer
Cancer
12/27/2018
According to new research, which surgical procedure is associated with lower rates of survival among women with early-stage cervical cancer?
12/27/2018

Clinical Insights

Cancer
Cancer
03/25/2020
Carol Burke, MD, and Carol Rouphael, MD, answer our questions about their research, presented at the ACG 2019 Annual Meeting, that suggested a longer postpolypectomy colonoscopy interval may be possible...
03/25/2020
Osteoporosis
Sonali Thosani
Osteoporosis
09/12/2019
Dr Thosani, from The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, discusses the management of bone health among long-term cancer survivors, the importance of osteoporosis screening, and more.
09/12/2019
Cancer
Michael Banks, MD,
Cancer
05/25/2017
Michael Banks, MD, discusses the benefits of palliative pelvic radiotherapy for treating patients with metastic bladder or prostate cancer. 
05/25/2017