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Intraperitoneal chemotherapy ups ovarian cancer outcomes

(HealthDay)—Intraperitoneal chemotherapy significantly improves survival among women with advanced ovarian cancer; however, fewer than half of eligible U.S. patients are receiving it, according to research published online ...

Aug 05, 2015
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Revised staging system prognostic for multiple myeloma

(HealthDay)—The International Staging System (ISS) combined with chromosomal abnormalities (CA) detected by interphase fluorescent in situ hybridization after CD138 plasma cell purification and serum lactate dehydrogenase ...

Aug 04, 2015
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ASCO calls for cancer trials to include more seniors

(HealthDay)—In a position statement published online July 20 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology, the American Society of Clinical Oncology has called on the U.S. government and the cancer research community to broaden ...

Jul 29, 2015
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Enoxaparin prevents VTEs in advanced pancreatic cancer

(HealthDay)—For patients with advanced pancreatic cancer (APC), enoxaparin is effective for prevention and treatment of venous thromboembolic events (VTEs), according to a study published online May 18 in the Journal of ...

May 20, 2015
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Multimodal strategy improves ovarian cancer detection

(HealthDay)—Screening with a multimodal strategy (MMS), in which annual serum cancer antigen 125 (CA-125) is interpreted with the risk of ovarian cancer algorithm (ROCA), improves detection of invasive epithelial ovarian ...

May 14, 2015
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Next-generation sequencing panel cost-effective for CRC

(HealthDay)—Use of a next-generation sequencing (NGS) panel including genes associated with highly penetrant colorectal cancer and polyposis (CRCP) syndromes is cost-effective for CRCP diagnosis, according to a study published ...

May 09, 2015
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Journal of Clinical Oncology

The Journal of Clinical Oncology (JCO) is a medical journal published by the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). The Journal was founded in 1983 and publishes original research and review articles on topics relating to cancer. It is published 3 times a month. The Journal's impact factor in 2007 was 15.484, making it one of the highest-impact journals in the field of oncology.

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