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Web-based tool cuts cancer symptom distress

(HealthDay)—A web-based, self-report assessment and educational intervention is beneficial for reducing symptom distress during cancer therapy, according to a study published online Dec. 16 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.

Dec 18, 2013
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Stage III/IV melanoma patients at risk for new primaries

(HealthDay)—Patients with stage III or IV melanoma who have not received treatment with BRAF inhibitors remain at risk for developing new primary melanomas (NPMs), although the incidence rates are lower than those observed ...

Dec 10, 2013
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Pre-op MRI of margins predicts rectal cancer outcomes

(HealthDay)—Preoperative high-resolution magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) assessment of circumferential resection margin (CRM) status predicts survival and other disease progression outcomes in patients with rectal cancer, ...

Dec 08, 2013
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ASCO concurs with cancer care ontario for CRC follow-up

(HealthDay)—The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) has endorsed Cancer Care Ontario (CCO) guidelines for colorectal cancer survivor follow-up care, according to a study published online Nov. 12 in the Journal ...

Nov 15, 2013
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Physical symptoms from prostate biopsy can cause anxiety

(HealthDay)—Problematic symptoms of prostate biopsy can lead to increased anxiety in men, even when the biopsy results are negative for cancer, according to research published online Oct. 21 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.

Oct 23, 2013
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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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