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Early Informed Lung Cancer Patients Have Greater Survival Rates
Only One in Four U.S. Hospitals With ICUs Have Tele-ICU Services
Lasting Drop Seen in CRC Incidence, Death After Negative Colonoscopy
Platinum Therapy May Up Survival in Pancreatic Cancer With DNA Repair Defects
Delays in Cancer Surgery Due to COVID-19 Could Harm Survival
Melanoma Risk From Biologic Therapy Remains Uncertain
Local-Stage Prostate Cancer Incidence Rates Continue to Drop
Sales of Johnson's Baby Powder Halted in U.S., Canada
Excessive Drinking Seen in Some Patients With Chronic Conditions
11.2 Percent of Pediatric Cancer Patients Positive for SARS-CoV-2
High BMI in Childhood May Up Risk for Bladder Cancer as Adult
Multiple Genes Predispose Black Women to Breast Cancer
Majority of Cancers Diagnosed Within Six Months of BI-RADS 3
Burnout Comparable Between Millennial, Gen X Residents, Fellows
Spending on Primary Care Continues to Lag in the U.S.
28 Million-Plus Surgeries Could Be Canceled Due to COVID-19
Qinlock Approved as Fourth-Line Treatment for GIST
Cough May Not Appear in Young Children With COVID-19
Convalescent Plasma Appears Promising for Severe COVID-19
Most Physicians Have Seen False-Negative COVID-19 Test Results
Opioid-Related Deaths Less Likely Among Cancer Patients
Regular Aspirin Use Tied to Lower Risk for Digestive Tract Cancers
Addition of Atezolizumab May Aid in Metastatic Urothelial Cancer
Graduated Compression Stockings May Not Be Needed After Surgery
Cannabis Smoking May Increase Risk for Fungal Infection
Atezolizumab-Bevacizumab Beats Sorafenib in Liver Cancer
COVID-19 Pandemic Slowing Cancer Research
PM2.5 Linked to Later Mortality in Certain Pediatric, AYA Cancers
Risk Score May Predict Critical Illness at COVID-19 Admission
Dexrazoxane Preserves Cardiac Function in Pediatric Leukemia
Severe Illness Reported in Some Children With COVID-19
FDA Approves Retevmo for Certain Lung, Thyroid Cancers
IBD Not Tied to Female Genital Tract Malignancies
Significant Reductions Seen in Breast Cancer Death With Screening
ACR Issues Statement on Return of Routine Radiology Services
Risk for SARS-CoV-2 Lower for Prostate Cancer Patients on ADT
Testicular Germ Cell Tumor Incidence Increased for All Races/Ethnicities
Health Insurance Coverage Disruption Impedes Cancer Care
Tabrecta Approved for Metastatic NSCLC With Specific Mutations
UGN-101 Active in Chemoablation of Upper Tract Urothelial Cancer
Link Found Between Body Size in Childhood, Later Life Disease
Anticoagulation May Improve Outcomes in COVID-19 Patients
Guidance Developed for Lung Cancer Screening During COVID-19
Fewer Children Enrolling in Pediatric Cancer Trials
Whole-Body DW MRI Can Help Assess Pediatric Tumor Response
Patients With Cancer Seem More Vulnerable to COVID-19
Genomically Targeted Treatment Slows Advanced Prostate Cancer
COVID-19 Case Fatality Rate Increased for Cancer Patients
Impact of COVID-19 on Oncology Clinical Trials Discussed
Symptomatic Health Care Staff in U.K. Screened for COVID-19
Medicaid Expansion Tied to Higher Mammography Rates
Pediatric Brain Cancer Outcomes Worse for Black, Hispanic Patients
Smoking Tied to Inferior Survival in Acute Myeloid Leukemia
David Shulkin, M.D., on COVID-19 Financial Consequences for Health Care System
Thromboembolic Complications in COVID-19 Discussed
Multicancer Blood Test, PET-CT Combo Feasible for Cancer Screen
PFS Prolonged With Continuous Dabrafenib, Trametinib in Melanoma
Nearly Half of U.S. Population Breathes Unhealthy Air
Low Vitamin D May Reduce Survival for Some With Multiple Myeloma
45.4 Percent of U.S. Adults at Risk for Complications With COVID-19
Roadmap Developed for Resuming Elective Surgery During COVID-19
COVID-19 Pandemic Delays FDA Review of Vaping Products
Infection Rate Up Prior to Detection of Malignant Cancer
SARS-CoV-2 Stays in Respiratory Samples Longer in Severely Ill
FDA Approves Trodelvy for Metastatic Triple-Negative Breast Cancer
Scoring System Helps Guide Surgical Care During COVID-19
Clinical, Genetic, Biomarker Model IDs Risk for Pancreatic Cancer
Heightened Surveillance IDs More Thyroid Cancer in 9/11 Responders
Cervical Cancer Screening Rates May Be Impacted by Disasters
Pemazyre Approved for Treatment of Advanced Cholangiocarcinoma
Benefit of Social Distancing Outweighs Economic Impact
Tukysa Approved for Unresectable, Metastatic HER2+ Breast Cancer
Family History-Based Early Screen Could ID More Young-Onset CRC
FDA Approves First Therapy for Low-Grade UTUC
Removal of Flavored E-Cigarette Products Likely Ineffective
CDC: 2009 to 2017 Saw Increase in Oral Cavity, Pharynx Cancers
FDA Urges COVID-19 Survivors to Donate Plasma
Quality Improvement Effort Cuts Blood Clots in Brain Injury Patients
Telehealth Usage Was Growing Among Internists Prior to COVID-19
Guidance Issued for Breast Cancer Care During COVID-19
Prognostic Score Predicts Time to First Treatment in Leukemia
SARS-CoV-2 Contamination of Air, Surfaces Examined in ICU, Wards
Medical Masks May Be Sufficient During COVID-19 Routine Care
High Rates of Appropriate E-Consults Seen Across Specialties
Digital Breast Tomosynthesis Cuts Recall Rates
Racial Disparity in Prostate Cancer Survival Tied to Region
Adult Smoking, Cessation Tied to Smoking Intensity in Adolescence
Prognosis Poor for Pediatric, Adolescent Patients With Colon Cancer
Convalescent Plasma Treatment Promising in Severe COVID-19
Racial Differences Seen for Cancer Diagnosis, Treatment, Survival
Celiac Disease May Slightly Increase Mortality Risk
'Mod' E-Cigarette Users Smoke More Cigarettes One Year Later
Radiotherapy for Prostate Cancer Adjusted During COVID-19
Majority of Physicians Report Serious Concerns About COVID-19
High Fiber Consumption Linked to Reduced Risk for Breast Cancer
COPD Independent Risk Factor for Lung Cancer
Rivaroxaban Prevents VTE After Lower-Limb Surgery
Amid COVID-19 Crisis, Blood Donor Restrictions Eased
Unemployed Workers Less Likely to Be Uninsured Post-ACA
Polypharmacy Ups Postchemo Hospitalization Risk in Seniors
Burden of Childhood Cancer Can Be Diminished
Methylation Analysis of cfDNA IDs >50 Cancer Types
Doctors, Hospitals, Pharmacies Warned Not to Stockpile Meds
U.S. Army Opens Field Hospital in New York City
PPE Negative for SARS-CoV-2 After Patient Contact
Workers at Risk for COVID-19 Exposure Can Access Online Training
ACC: Statins Cut Heart Failure Risk in Early Breast Cancer Treatment
Reduction Noted in Transfusion Burden With Luspatercept
Prospective, Randomized Studies of AI Lacking in Medical Imaging
Acute Kidney Injury Seems to Promote Renal Cell Carcinoma
Increased Risk for SARS-CoV-2 Seen in Cancer Patients in Wuhan
National Health Spending Expected to Increase Through 2028
More Steps in a Day Tied to Lower Risk for Death
FDA: Insulin Among Drugs Transitioned to Biological Products
Interleukin-1β Inhibition Linked to Reduced Incidence of Anemia
Article Addresses Management of Cancer Care During COVID-19
Iron Chelation Therapy Treats Iron Overload in MDS
10-Year Outcomes Similar for H-IMRT, C-IMRT in Prostate Cancer
Cumulative Dose of Oral Steroids Associated With HTN Incidence
1990 to 2017 Saw Increases in Primary Liver Cancer Cases
Young Cancer Survivors Have More Financial, Food Insecurity
Patients Underestimate Length of Mohs Surgery Scars
Serial Interval of COVID-19 Estimated at 3.96 Days
Large Decrease Seen in Melanoma Mortality From 2013 to 2016
Low Muscle Mass, Density Linked to Shorter Survival in Lymphoma
Copper Intrauterine Devices Tied to Lower Risk for Cervical Cancer
Per-Capita Medical Radiation Exposure Down in United States
Graphic Health Warnings Coming for U.S. Cigarette Packs
Chemo Ups Disease-Free Survival in Upper Tract Urothelial Cancer
Causal Link Suggested for IGF-1 Concentrations, Breast Cancer
Nonsmoker Mortality Showcases Harm of Secondhand Smoke
Race, Insurance Status Linked to Lower Cancer Survival
Spirometry Suggests COPD for Many at Lung Cancer Screening
Psoriasis Linked to Increased Risk for Developing Cancer
Breast Cancer Incidence Rising for Young Women Since 1935
Recommendations Updated for Postcolonoscopy Management
Invasive Breast Cancer Detection Up With Abbreviated Breast MRI
Decreases Seen in Cancer Incidence, Death Rates
Prevalence of CRC Screening Lowest in Adults Aged 50 to 54
Safety, Effectiveness of VKAs, DOACs Similar in General Practice
Second Case of HIV-1 Cure After Stem Cell Transplant Reported
CRC Risks Similar to General Population After Bariatric Surgery
Risk for Liver Cancer Down With Low-Dose Aspirin in Hepatitis B, C
Dairy Milk Tied to Higher Breast Cancer Risk
Sustained Favorable Outcomes Found With Digital Breast Tomosynthesis
Advanced Features Seen in Some Adults With Small Thyroid Tumors
Low-Dose Chest CT Does Not Seem to Alter Chromosomal DNA
Bereavement Tied to Higher Melanoma-Related Mortality
Genetic Mutations ID'd in Breast Cancer After Menopause
2018 Health Care Spending Up Due to Higher Prices
Guidelines Detail Management of Liver Failure in ICU Patients
Opting for Plant-Based Protein May Lower Mortality Risk
Knowledge of Cancer Risk, Health Promotion Varies Widely
Genetic Testing Proposed for All Women ≤65 With Breast Cancer
CRC Incidence, Mortality Declining for Adults Aged ≥65
Many Young Women With Breast Cancer Experience Financial Decline
Female Clinical Chairs Paid Significantly Less Than Men
Omega-3 Fatty Acids Seem Not to Protect Against Cancer
Combined Biopsy Method Better for Prostate Cancer Diagnosis
Considerable Increase Seen in List, Net Prices of Branded Drugs
Racial/Ethnic Insurance Coverage Disparity Down Since ACA
Late Mortality Down for Young Adult, Adolescent Cancer Survivors
Molecularly Matched Therapy Promising in Pancreatic Cancer
1996 to 2016 Saw Increases in U.S. Spending on Health Care
Sarclisa Approved for Treatment of Multiple Myeloma
Use of PPIs Tied to Cognitive Issues in Breast Cancer Survivors
Surgical Approach Not Tied to Decision Regret After Prostatectomy
Ambient Air Pollution Causes Decreased Life Expectancy
Treatment for Hereditary Breast Cancer Not Always Guideline-Concordant
AAN: Hypersomnolence in Elderly Linked to Medical Conditions
Statin Use May Reduce Mortality in High-Risk Prostate Cancer
Compliance Low With USPSTF Lung Cancer Screening Recommendations
Recommendations Issued for R/R Pediatric Hodgkin Lymphoma
CDC: Prevalence of Obesity 42.4 Percent in 2017 to 2018
Recommendations Developed for Appropriate Thyroidectomy
Adding Pembrolizumab May Up Response in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer
States Launch Investigation of Juul Labs
Influence of Politics Has Not Waned in Opinions About ACA
No Compensatory Smoking Seen With Low-Nicotine Cigarettes
Electronic Nose Can Detect Barrett Esophagus in Breath Test
More Academic Success Found for Men Versus Women in Hematology
Mistreatment, Discrimination Still Common for Medical Students
Dementia May Lower Odds of 'Good Death' Among Cancer Patients
Continuing Annual Breast Cancer Screening No Benefit in Over-75s
Outcomes Steadily Improve for Multiple Myeloma Treated With ASCT
Regular Exercise Tied to Better Quality of Life in Cancer Survivors
Dermatopathologists Favor Making Pathologic Reports Available
Cancer Therapy-Associated Polyposis May Mimic CRC Predisposition
Dengue Virus Infection May Increase Risk for Developing Leukemia
Late Mortality Up for Survivors of Early-Teen, Young Adult Cancers
Many Transgender Youth Intentionally Avoid Disclosure
Functional Outcomes Similar Across Localized Prostate Cancer Treatments
Risk for Adverse Events Up With Low-Dose Methotrexate
Maximal Resection of Glioblastomas May Up Survival
AAP Addresses Fertility Preservation for Children With Cancer
High Cutaneous Melanoma Burden Found Due to UV Radiation
FDA Requests Market Withdrawal of Belviq Due to Cancer Risk
U.S. Life Expectancy to Reach 85 by 2060
Telemarketer Access to Medicare Information to Be Investigated
Massachusetts Health Reform Tied to Decrease in Advanced Cancer
Having More Sexual Partners Tied to Increased Odds of Cancer
Thoracic Radiation May Increase Fatigue, Dyspnea in Short Term
Bariatric Surgery May Cut Risk for Colorectal Cancer in Obese Patients
More Lung Cancer Patients Presenting With Cough, Dyspnea
Smartphone, Web App May Help Predict Prognosis for Meningioma
2011 to 2018 Saw Decline in Problems Paying Medical Bills
Studies Explore Prevalence of Skin Cancer Among Sexual Minorities
Young Cancer Survivors at Higher Risk for Hospitalization
High BMI May Cut Overall Survival in HER2+ Metastatic Breast Cancer
Smartphone Apps Not Accurate Enough to Detect All Melanomas
Empathy Declines as Students Progress Through Medical School
Single Dose of HPV Vaccine May Cut Preinvasive Cervical Disease
Seniors Have Concerns About Affording Health Insurance
Circulating Tumor Cells Predict Relapse in Stage III Melanoma
Radiologist Workforce Becoming Increasingly Subspecialized
Number of Nurse Practitioners More Than Doubled 2010 to 2017
GI Bleeding in OAC-Treated A-Fib Patients Indicates CRC Risk
Overweight and Obesity May Up Risk for Several Common Cancers
Reference Pricing Linked to Lower Prices Paid by Employers
H. pylori Eradication Cuts Gastric Cancer Risk in Those With Family History
Industry Ties May Bias Indoor Tanning Studies
Lung Cancer Incidence Rates Up for Young Women Versus Men
Blood Mercury Levels Linked to Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer
Patient Decision Aid Informs Patients on Lung Cancer Screening
Modeling Studies Show Cervical Cancer Could Be Eliminated
Whether HPV Vaccination Will Prevent Cervical Cancer Unclear
Steep Increase Seen in Incidence of CRC From Age 49 to 50 Years
Cigarette Use Down, E-Cigarette Use Up Among Teens
Reirradiation Rarely Required in Focal RT for Multiple Myeloma
2017 to 2018 Saw Increase in Life Expectancy in the United States
Social Support Linked to Mortality in Older Women With CRC
Nitrite Consumption May Up Risk for Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
U.S. Spends More on Health Care, but Has Worse Life Expectancy
Volume CT Screening Cuts Lung Cancer Mortality at 10 Years
QoL Extended With Atezolizumab + Bevacizumab in Liver Cancer
Benefits of Psilocybin-Assisted Psychotherapy May Be Lasting
Gender Gap Persists in Starting Salary for Physicians
Disparities Seen in Outcomes for Young Adults With CRC
Wealthy Pay Most to Finance U.S. Health Care
Updated Guidelines Issued for ER, PgR Testing in Breast Cancer
Outcomes No Worse for Black Veterans With Prostate Cancer
Nearly Half of U.S. Smokers Not Advised by Doctors to Quit
Tazverik Approved to Treat Metastatic, Locally Advanced Epithelioid Sarcoma
High-Dose IV Vitamin C Does Not Speed Resolution of Septic Shock
Major Insurers Offer $55 Million to Lower Generic Drug Costs
Fewer Than Half of Clinical Trials Comply With Reporting Laws
JumpstartMD Commercial Program Seems Effective for Weight Loss
Fast-Track Review of ACA Lawsuit Rejected by U.S. Supreme Court
Intensity-Modulated Radiation Charges for Prostate Cancer Vary
ACP: Medicare for All Needed to Fix 'Ill' U.S. Health Care System
Further Improvements in Survival Seen After Allogeneic Transplant
Dasatinib Tops Imatinib for Ph+ Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
Medical Cannabis May Initially Aid Sleep in Chronic Pain Patients
Colorectal Cancer Risk Still Up in Patients With Ulcerative Colitis
Lack of Self-Exams Hampers Early Melanoma Identification
Cancer Survivors Have Substantial Medical Financial Hardship
Decline in Mortality Seen in Diabetes Patients in Hong Kong
Single-Payer System Would Likely Save Money
Sepsis Associated With Almost 20 Percent of Global Deaths
CDC: Many Americans Are Inactive, With Southerners Faring Worse
ACA Tied to Narrowing of Disparities in Access to Care
Lack of Insurance Tied to Later Stage of Breast Cancer at Diagnosis
Coronary Artery Disease Risk Down in Survivors of Childhood Cancer
Satisfaction High With Mohs Surgery for Melanoma In Situ
Increasing Vegetable Intake Does Not Slow Prostate Cancer
Ageism Predicts Significantly Worse Health Outcomes
FDA: Weight Control Drug Lorcaserin May Raise Cancer Risk
Evolution of Approval, Regulation Processes for Drugs Explored
AI System Can Detect, Grade Cancer in Prostate Needle Biopsy
Notification Laws May Not Increase Knowledge of Dense Breast Risks
Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis Will Pose Clinical, Economic Burden
Alcohol Consumption Levels High in Cancer Patients, Survivors
Doctor Replacement Ratios Higher in Largest, Hospital-Owned Practices
Cancer Incidence Up in World Trade Center Responder Cohort
Vaccine Program Recovery Difficult After Public Scares
Physicians Spend >16 Minutes Per Encounter on EHR Use
NFL Joins Blood Drive by Giving Away Two Super Bowl Tickets
Burnout in Med Students Tied to Perceived Stress, Phone Behavior
Incidental Lymphopenia Linked to Increased Risk for Mortality
Mortality Risk in Oropharynx Cancer Varies Based on HPV Status
Guidance Issued for Hepatic, Mesenteric Circulation Disorders
Ayvakit Approved to Treat GIST With PDGFRA Exon 18 Mutation
California May Start Producing Its Own Medicines
Recruitment Satisfactory for Foreign-Educated Health Providers
Neighborhood Disadvantage Impacts Hospital Quality Ratings
Metabolic Syndrome May Up Risk for VTE Recurrence After DVT
Untreated Oral Infection Not Tied to Stem Cell Transplant Outcomes
Life Expectancy Free of Chronic Disease Up With Healthy Lifestyle
Perceived Risks of E-Cigarettes Vary With Demographics
Clinical Guidelines Developed for Managing Nosebleeds
Luspatercept Mitigates Anemia in Lower-Risk Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Large Gap Found in Health Administrative Spending for U.S., Canada
Cancer Mortality Continuing to Drop, With Lung Cancer a Driver
CDC: Young Adults Who Ever Received HPV Vaccine on the Rise
Risk for Blood Clots Increased With PICC Placement in Children
Use of Powder in Genital Area Not Linked to Ovarian Cancer
Laser-Based Imaging + AI May Diagnose Brain Tumors in OR
Price Hikes for Hundreds of Medications
One-Cycle BE500P Seems Safe for High-Risk Early Testicular Cancer
More Education Needed on Breast Density and Screening Choices
Poll: Older Adults Frequently Use Online Physician Ratings
Routine HPV Testing May Be Warranted for Sinonasal Cancers
Adverse Events Decreased With Proton Chemoradiotherapy
3-D Tattoo Device Aids With Nipple Reconstruction
Survivors of Childhood Cancers at Risk for Shortened Life Span
Leisure-Time Physical Activity Linked to Lower Cancer Risk
AI System Outperforms Radiologists in Breast Cancer Prediction
Patient Experiences Modestly Worse After Hospital Acquisition
Frailty Score May Predict Outcomes in Multiple Myeloma
New Workflow Could Improve Imaging Assessment in Research
Incidence of Early-Onset Gastric Cancer Increasing in the U.S.
Endoscopic Approaches Feasible in Surgery for Sinonasal Cancer
Machine Learning System Makes More Alerts for Med Errors
Exposure to Pyrethroid Insecticides Linked to Mortality
Dense Breast Notifications May Not Be Having Intended Impact
Multiple Health Benefits Reported for Intermittent Fasting
Changes Needed to Address Out-of-Network Billing at Hospitals
Protection Similar With Single, Multiple HPV Vaccine Doses
Public Insurance Tied to Lower Cancer Survival in Young Patients
Risk-Based Approach Could Help Target Prostate Cancer Screening
BMI, Survival Linked in NSCLC Treated With Atezolizumab
Many Hospitals Fail to Provide Instructions for Patient Portals
Antioxidant, Supplement Use May Worsen Breast Cancer Outcomes
Polygenic Risk Score More Strongly Linked to Early-Onset CRC
Survival Up for Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia 1995 to 2017
First Generic Applications of Eliquis Approved
Patient Share of Out-of-Network Costs Rising
Palliative Care Services Lagging Worldwide
ASTRO Issues Recs for Radiation Tx of Basal, Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Acupuncture, Acupressure May Help Cancer Patients Control Pain
Obesity May Up Cardiotoxicity Risk From Breast Cancer Therapy
U.S. Incidence of Thyroid Cancer Plateaued in 2009
Enhertu Approved for Unresectable, Metastatic HER2+ Breast Cancer
Enrollment in Affordable Care Act Holds Steady for Third Straight Year
Tivozanib Bests Sorafenib in Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma
Aspirin May No Longer Have Effect in Primary CVD Prevention
Congress Approves Raising Age to Buy Tobacco Products to 21
RT for DCIS Ups Mortality Risk in Invasive Second Breast Cancer
Continuing Full Induction Regimen Not Beneficial in Metastatic CRC
FDA Approves Padcev for Treatment of Advanced Urothelial Cancer
Private Care Program for U.S. Vets Gets $8.9 Billion in Budget Deal
Sustained Weight Loss at 50+ May Lower Risk for Breast Cancer
Risk Score Developed to Help ID Heart Failure Risk in Leukemia
Treatment for Younger Adults With CRC Improved Under ACA
Obesity Projected to Affect Almost One in Two by 2030
Addition of Maintenance Olaparib Slows Advanced Ovarian Cancer
FDA to Allow States to Import Prescription Drugs From Other Countries
Pregnancy-Related Heart Failure Tied to Higher Cancer Risk
Deep Learning Model Predicts Future Breast Cancer Risk
CRC Screening Up for Ages 45 to 49 After ACS Guideline Update
Congress Could Raise Age to Buy Tobacco Products to 21
FDA Approves Sale of Low-Nicotine Cigarettes
Black Men Have Higher Breast Cancer Rates for All Subtypes
SABCS: Anastrozole Tied to Lasting Reduction in Breast Cancer Risk
Outcomes Worse for Rural Residents With Chronic Conditions
Palliative Care Reaching More Inpatients With Serious Illness
Results Mixed for Twice-Daily APBI in Early Breast Cancer
Five-Year Mortality Up in Older Adults With Unplanned Admission
Many Long-Term Breast Cancer Survivors Die From Other Causes
Many Lung Cancer Patients Receive Meds That Prolong QTc Interval
Factors Predict Adverse Opioid-Related Outcomes in Cancer Survivors
Model May Predict Barrett Esophagus Diagnosis in GERD Patients
Hahn Confirmed as New FDA Chief
Organ Transplant Does Not Worsen Prostate Cancer Outcome
SABCS: Breast Cancer Rates Opposite for Estrogen, Estrogen + Progestin
Access to High-Cost Targeted Treatments Varies for Lung Cancer
Survival Worse for Nonwhite Children With Hodgkin Lymphoma
SABCS: Long-Term Outcomes Good for PBI in Early Breast Cancer
2003 to 2017 Saw Increase in Deaths at Home, Hospice Facility
Insurance Disparities ID'd in Diagnosis of Late-Stage Melanoma
SABCS: Addition of Tucatinib Ups Survival in HER2+ Metastatic Breast Cancer
Current Tobacco Use Prevalent in Middle, High School Students
Fresh Red Blood Cell Transfusion No Better in Critically Ill Children
U.S. Primary Care Doctors Face Challenges in Coordinating Care
All-Cause Mortality, Cancer Incidence Lower for Adventists
ASH: AlloHSCT Feasible After PD-1, PD-L1 mAb in Hodgkin Lymphoma
Fewer Cases of Radiation-Induced Xerostomia Found With Acupuncture
U.S. Health Care Spending Up 4.6 Percent in 2018
2016 to 2019 Saw Increase in Medical Students With Disabilities
Extending HPV Vaccination to Age 45 Provides Small Additional Benefit
ASH: PET Helps Tailor Therapy in Limited-Stage DLBCL
Half of U.S. Physicians Recommend Complementary Health Approaches
Moderate, Severe Depressive Symptoms Common in Lung Cancer
2012 to 2014 Saw 41,185 U.S. Patients With Skin Malignancy
Rural Population Underrepresented Among Medical Students
Retail Prescription Drug Prices Fall for First Time in 45 Years
Cancer Tied to Higher Risk for Deadly Stroke
Bariatric Surgery May Raise Risk for Colon Cancer Years Later
First-Line Osimertinib May Up Survival in EGFR-Mutated NSCLC
RSNA: Brachytherapy Treats Skin Cancer in Elderly Patients
Permanent Hair Dye Use Linked to Increased Breast Cancer Risk
Receipt of Surgery for Early NSCLC Varies by County
Services Affected by Rural Hospitals Joining Health Systems
Aspirin Use May Reduce Cancer, All-Cause Mortality in Seniors
Physician Depressive Symptoms Tied to Higher Risk for Medical Errors
Deep Learning Models Can Help Interpret Chest Radiographs
Adults Not Living in Metro Areas Have Reduced Access to Care
RSNA: Biennial Mammo Returns More Advanced-Stage Cancers
Risk for Hodgkin Lymphoma Increased With Allergic Disease, Eczema
ᴅ-dimer Test Adjusted to Clinical Probability IDs Low Risk for PE
Risk for Hospital Admission Up With Short-Term PM2.5 Exposure
Current Statin Use May Lower Risk for Lethal Prostate Cancer
Fewer Interval Cancers Diagnosed With Supplemental MRI for Dense Breasts
Study Supports PSA Screening for Male BRCA2 Carriers
Cancer Patients Need More Info on Side Effects of Radiation Tx
U.S. Life Expectancy Dropped Since 2014 for Working-Age Adults
Potentially Tainted Marijuana Sold in Colorado
FDA Approves Oxbryta for Treatment of Sickle Cell Disease
Cancer Patients With Obesity Show Poorer Psychosocial Health
Many Cancer Patients Interested in Pathology Consultations
Endocrine Therapy Lowers QOL for Breast Cancer Patients
Elevated Risk for CVD Mortality Observed in U.S. Cancer Patients
Racial Differences Found in Gene Panels for Prostate Cancer Prognosis
Electronic Health Record Usability Graded F by Physicians
Givlaari Approved for Acute Hepatic Porphyria
Testosterone Replacement May Benefit Younger Male Cancer Survivors
Treatment Beneficial for Nonagenarians With Lung Cancer
Calquence Approved to Treat CLL, SLL
DCNN Software Aids Detection of Malignant Lung Nodules on CXR
Threshold for Breast Cancer Recurrence Score Differs by Sex
H. Pylori Infection Must Be Wiped Out to Cut Gastric Cancer Risk
Radiation From CT Scans Linked to Thyroid Cancer, Leukemia
Employee Premiums, Deductibles Eating Larger Share of Income
More Appropriate Prostate Cancer Tx Seen at Multidisciplinary Clinic
Cervical Cancer Screening Remains Low in Women Ages 45 to 65 Years
Cancer Yield Similar for Dense Breast Ultrasound After DM, DBT
Incidence of Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Anus Increasing
Cancer Patients Say Ask Before Using Medical Records for Research
Endurance Exercise May Offer Vascular Benefit in Sickle Cell Disease
CDC: ~20 Percent of U.S. Adults Currently Use Tobacco Products
White House Wants Hospitals, Insurers to Provide Actual Costs of Care
Bipartisan Bill to Curb Drug Costs Backed by White House
Brukinsa Approved for Relapsed, Refractory Mantle Cell Lymphoma
Adakveo Approved for Sickle Cell Disease Complication
Common TB Vaccine Associated With Lower Lung Cancer Rates
Studies Confirm Safety of 9-Valent HPV Vaccination
Pembrolizumab Prolongs Survival in Advanced Head, Neck Cancer
Survey of U.S. Registered Nurses Points to Worsening Shortages
Minimum Age to Buy Tobacco, E-Cigarettes Raised in NY State
Tobacco Cessation Programs May Up Quit Rates in Cancer Patients
Four Studies Look at Global Burden of Digestive Diseases
Secondary Surgical Cytoreduction Not Superior in Ovarian Cancer
Invasive Melanoma Incidence Decreasing in Teens, Young Adults
Reblozyl Approved to Treat Anemia in Patients With Beta Thalassemia
Imaging Rates Continue to Rise Despite Efforts to Reduce
U.S. States Can Do More to Prevent, Treat Lung Cancer
Physical Activity After Cancer Diagnosis Improves Survival
AHA: Cardiovascular Risk Factors Tied to Increased Cancer Risk
Testosterone Therapy Tied to Increase in Short-Term VTE Risk
ACAAI: Family History of Cancer Risk Factor for Childhood Asthma
Test of Vascular Function May Predict Solid-Tumor Cancer Risk
Hematology Experiences Linked to Hematology-Only Career Plan
CA125 Can Detect Ovarian Cancer in General Practice
Lung Cancer Incidence Rates Generally Declined From 2007 to 2016
Patients With Cirrhosis Have Considerable Financial Burden
Juul Stops Sales of Mint-Flavored E-Cigarettes
Number of Potentially Excess Deaths Up in Nonmetropolitan Counties
Lenalidomide Delays Progression in Smoldering Multiple Myeloma
Cancer Risk Halved With Bariatric Surgery-Linked Weight Loss
PSA Levels No Different With Exposure to Antidiabetes Meds
Mailing HPV Kits to Underscreened Women Can Up Screening
Exercise Should Be Prescribed to Cancer Survivors
Cardiorespiratory Fitness May Improve Lung Cancer Outcomes
Medical Practices Burdened by Regulatory Requirements
Dietary Patterns May Possibly Be Linked to Prostate Cancer Risk
Fecal Microbiota Transplant Cuts Bloodstream Infection in C. diff
Bariatric Surgery in Obese Patients May Lower Cancer Risk
Number of Cancer Patients Using Gabapentinoids Up Since 2005
Running Participation Linked to Reduced Risk for Mortality
CRC Screening Recommended for Average-Risk Adults Age 50 to 75
Seriously Ill Medicare Beneficiaries Face Financial Hardship
MGUS Patients Have Higher Hospital Activity Before Diagnosis
Dr. Stephen Hahn Nominated to Head FDA
Recommendations Developed to Address Clinician Burnout
U.S. Oncologist Shortage May Impact Women's Health
Risk for Second Primary Malignancy Up in CLL Survivors
Many Oncologists Fail to Discuss Costs of Genomic Testing
Many Not Receiving Guideline-Concordant Tx for Lung Cancer
Early Infectious Diseases Consult May Lower Sepsis Mortality
Acute Kidney Injury Often Seen With Checkpoint Inhibitor Use
Juul Shipped Tainted Products, Lawsuit Alleges
Gilteritinib Superior in Relapsed, Refractory FLT3-Mutated AML
No Benefit Seen for SLNB in BCS for DCIS in Older Women
Bariatric Surgery Linked to Reduced Risk for Skin Cancer
Survey Reveals Many Americans Lack Cancer Prevention Knowledge
J&J Says No Asbestos Detected in New Tests of Baby Powder
High Fiber, Yogurt Intake Linked to Reduced Risk for Lung Cancer
CDC: U.S. Life Expectancy Up Slightly, Mortality Lower in 2017
FDA Labeling Restriction Quickly Reflected in Oncology Practice
Cancer Screening Rates Lower Among Women With Diabetes
Facebook Launches Preventive Health Tool
Childhood Cancer Treatment Increases Risk for Breast Cancer Later
Outcomes Poor With Medical Care From Fraud, Abuse Perpetrators
SunSmart Program Ups Sun Protection Behaviors
Predictors of Immune Response to Hep B Shot ID'd in Lymphoma
Delay of Surgery for DCIS Ups Risk for Invasive Breast Cancer
AI Model Based on US Classifies Thyroid Nodules by Genetic Risk
Google Searches for CBD Up Substantially
FDA: N.J. Company Must Stop Selling Unapproved Flavored Vaping Products
Prediagnosis Exercise May Reduce CV Risk in Breast Cancer
CHEST: Blood Transfusion Practices Should Be Revisited
Poor Health Literacy Tied to More Hardships Among Cancer Survivors
FDA: Smokeless Tobacco Snus Can Be Marketed as Less Risky Than Cigarettes
FDA May Put Strong Warning on Breast Implants
Outcomes Across Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer Treatments Similar
First Use of Flavored Tobacco Linked to Subsequent Use
More Choices, Lower Premiums for ACA Consumers Next Year
Personal Colorectal Cancer Risk Should Drive Screening
Expert Second Opinions Up Reliability of Melanoma Diagnosis
Life-Gained Selection Maximizes Lung Cancer Screening Benefits
Recommendations Updated for Nonvariceal Upper GI Bleeding
Exercise Intolerance May Harm Neurocognition in ALL Survivors
Johnson & Johnson Recalls Baby Powder Due to Presence of Asbestos
Risk for Secondary Primary Cancer Varies With Lymphoma Stage
Patient Cost Responsibility Up for Guideline-Discordant Care
Use of E-Cigarettes in U.K. Tied to Quit Rates Among Smokers
Use of Novel Therapy, Stem Cell Transplant in MM Varies by Race
Juul Stopping Sales of Fruit, Dessert Flavors of E-Cigarettes
Prediagnostic Colonoscopy Cuts Colorectal Cancer Death Risk
Risk for Cancer Incidence, Mortality Increased With Psoriasis
Abnormal Menstrual Cycle Linked to Elevated Mortality
Meat Study Authors Have Financial Ties to Beef Industry
Rates of Head, Neck Melanoma Up in North American Youth
Pulmonary Embolism Risk Elevated for More Than Six Weeks Postop
Study Compares Anticoagulants for Antiphospholipid Syndrome
Nearly 5 Million Youth Are Obese in the United States
Effects on Quality of Life Mixed for Tx of Multiple Myeloma
Ibrutinib Therapy Linked to New, Worsened Hypertension
Patient Portal Use Has Positive Impact on Preventive Health Behaviors
Multigene Testing for All Breast Cancer Patients Cost-Effective
Medicare Fraud-Prevention Rules to Be Revised
Many Can Avoid RT After Surgery for Localized Prostate Cancer
American Indians, Alaska Natives Have Higher Cancer Incidence
2000 to 2015 Saw Increase in Medicare GME Payments
Foreign-Born Women in U.S. Less Likely to Have Mammograms
PARP Inhibitor Slows Progression of Advanced Ovarian Cancer
Burnout Linked to Poor Quality Care in Published Literature
Cost of Waste in U.S. Health System Estimated
Hysterectomy Technique Tied to Poorer Uterine Cancer Outcomes
Indoor Tanning May Up Risk for Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Treatment of Male Breast Cancer Has Evolved From 2004 to 2014
Drug Combo Extends Survival in Advanced Breast Cancer
Few Older European Men Aware of Prostate Function
With Comorbidities, Less Than Six Hours of Sleep Ups Risk for Early Death
Triplet Tx Ups Survival in BRAF V600E-Mutated Colorectal Cancer
Considerable Proportion of ICU Admissions May Be Preventable
Survey: Many U.S. Adults Not Planning to Get Flu Vaccine
Factors Predict Low BMD in Pediatric Blood Cancer Survivors
2014 to 2018 Saw Drop in Flavored Tobacco Products in Youth
PTSD Symptoms Tied to Higher Risk for Ovarian Cancer
Risk Calculator Can Help Predict Postmenopausal Morbidity
Care at High-Volume Facility May Cut Mortality in Multiple Myeloma
Breast Cancer Mortality Rate Continues to Decline in the U.S.
No Benefit Found for High-Dose Vitamin C Infusions in Sepsis, ARDS
Incidence of HPV-Positive Head and Neck Cancer Up in the U.S.
Panel Votes Yes to Current Level of Red, Processed Meat Intake
Low Cancer Suspicion Tied to Delay in CRC Referral in Primary Care
Rivaroxaban Cuts Recurrent Blood Clots in Obese Patients
Nivolumab Therapy Prolongs Survival in Advanced Melanoma
SBRT Shortens Tx for Prostate Cancer Without Greater Toxicity
ASCO: More Than One in Five Millennials Use E-Cigarettes
Average Annual Premium for Workers Increased in 2019
Severe Adverse Cardiovascular Events Associated With Ibrutinib
Blast Count Prognostic for CML Presenting in Advanced Phase
Mohs Micrographic Surgery May Up Survival in Stage I Melanoma
Deep Learning Models Classify Disease From Medical Imaging
Prostate Cancer Risk Higher in Men Receiving Fertility Treatment
E-Cigarette Maker Juul Stops All Advertising, Replaces CEO
Quality of Carbohydrates, Protein Has Improved in U.S. Diet
Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Mortality Persist in the U.S.
Incidence of Hodgkin Lymphoma Up in Least Deprived Areas
Behavioral Treatment Helps Reduce Insomnia in Cancer Survivors
Percentage of Women in Internal Med Residencies Increasing
Protected Health Info Breaches Compromise Sensitive Data
High-Intensity Surveillance of Colorectal Adenomas Modeled
Higher Mortality Seen for Male Breast Cancer Patients
Timely Palliative Care After Lung Cancer Diagnosis May Up Survival
ASTRO: NSAIDs May Offer Benefit to Head & Neck Cancer Patients
11 Percent of Cancers Detected Via Emergency Department Visit
Colorectal Cancer Mortality Disparities Vary Across U.S. Cities
Marijuana Use Common Among Adults With Medical Conditions
House Speaker Unveils Plan to Lower Drug Costs
ASTRO Issues Guideline for Radiation Tx in Pancreatic Cancer
Skipping Cancer Referral Appointments Linked to Earlier Death
Medical Students Not Ready to Provide Nutritional Care
Anemia in Early Pregnancy May Harm Child Neurodevelopment
Many Older Patients With AML Not Receiving Active Treatment
Nonphysician Providers Rarely Interpret Diagnostic Images
Electronic Nose Analysis May Predict Response to Anti-PD-1 Therapy in NSCLC
Screening for Breast Cancer in Men Has Increased Over Time
Initiating Empirical Tx for Sepsis Reduces Blood Culture Sensitivity
Men Less Knowledgeable About HPV, HPV Vaccination
Delaying Treatment Worsens Head, Neck Cancer Outcomes
Room for Improvement Found in HPV Vaccine Delivery Practices
Nine States Now Have an Obesity Rate Above 35 Percent
Intrauterine Device Use May Reduce Incidence of Ovarian Cancer
Cancer Survival Increasing in High-Income Countries
H. Pylori Treatment May Reduce Gastric Cancer Incidence, Death
EPA to Phase Out Chemical Testing on Mammals
Full Chemo Doses May Improve Survival in Breast Cancer
Spending Up With Treatment in Hospital-Owned Practices
Guideline Updated for Screening, Surveillance of Barrett Esophagus
Herd Protection Against Oral HPV Infections Seen Among Men
Poverty Rate Drops, but Fewer Americans Have Health Insurance
1,125,000 Men/Boys Expected to Have Hemophilia Worldwide
Malnutrition Common in Older Brazilians Hospitalized for Cancer
FDA Warns Juul About Illegal Marketing Claims, Pitch to Youth
T2DM Risk Reduced by 75 Percent With Healthiest Lifestyle
Mammos May Not Benefit Elderly Women With Chronic Illness
Racial, Ethnic Underrepresentation Found in Med School Matriculants
Incidence of Colorectal Cancer Up in Younger Adults Worldwide
Majority of U.S. Doctors Believe ACA Has Improved Access to Care
Algorithm Based on Response, Biology Guides Neuroblastoma Tx
Decline in Heart Failure Mortality Rates Offset by Comorbidities
ESC Guidelines Updated for Diagnosis, Treatment of PE
Drinking Soft Drinks Tied to Higher Risk for Early Death
Low-Fat Dietary Pattern Offers Long-Term Health Benefits
USPSTF Advises Meds to Reduce Risk for Primary Breast Cancer
Costs of Reusable Colonoscopes Vary Based on Center Volume
Type and Timing of Menopausal HRT Affect Risk for Breast Cancer
FDA: Risk From Tainted Blood Pressure Drugs Very Low
Cancer Survivors Face Long-Term Cardiovascular Risk
1984 to 2016 Saw Increase in Age of Death for HIV-Infected
2001 to 2016 Saw Large Increase in Mohs Surgery for Melanoma
Salvage Therapy Does Not Up Survival for Progressive Myeloma
Physical Activity, Overall Survival Not Linked in Metastatic CRC
Low Nurse and Support Staffing Tied to Higher Inpatient Mortality
Dipeptidyl Peptidase-4 Inhibitors May Up Pancreatic Disease Risk
DEA to Approve Dozens More Growers for Marijuana Research
CT Scan Screen for Lung Cancer Can ID Smoking-Related Diseases
Psoriasis Independently Linked to Increased Mortality Risk
Few Oncologists Suggest Health Promotion to Cancer Survivors
FDA: Men Should Be Included in Breast Cancer Clinical Trials
Risk for Cardiovascular Disease Greater for Childhood Cancer Survivors
Novel Therapy Treats Triple-Class Refractory Multiple Myeloma
Prurigo Nodularis Associated With Mental Health Disorders
Most HPV-Linked Cancers Due to Types Targeted by 9vHPV Vaccine
Coverage With HPV Vaccine Continuing to Increase in Boys
Many Providers Fail to Discuss Sun-Safe Behaviors With Patients
More Physical Activity at Any Intensity May Reduce Mortality
Oral Antibiotic Use Linked to Risk for Colorectal Cancer
Odds of Developing C. Diff Increased in Older Cancer Patients
DAAs Cut Deaths in Those Treated for HCV-Related Liver Cancer
USPSTF Recommends Genetic Counseling for High BRCA Risk
Rozlytrek Approved to Treat Tumors With NTRK Gene Fusion
Patient Preferences Explored in Multiple Myeloma Treatment
Lipophilic Statins May Cut Liver Cancer in Chronic Viral Hepatitis
Minority, Low-Income Individuals Less Likely to Receive Oral Cancer Screening
FDA Approves Inrebic Capsules for Myelofibrosis
SAVED Score Can Predict Risk for VTE in Multiple Myeloma
AI Program May Aid in Pathologic Evaluation of Breast Biopsies
Advertising Can Promote Interest in Health-Related Research
ACIP Recommends Catch-Up HPV Vaccines Through Age 26
Vaping Industry Group Sues to Delay FDA Review of E-Cigarettes
FDA Proposes Graphic Warning Labels on Cigarettes
Half of Physician Directors of NCI Cancer Centers Receive Industry Payments
Cost Burden of Disease Progression High in Multiple Myeloma
Burden of Obesity-Associated Cancers Shifted to Younger Age Groups
AI Assists in Reading of Digital Breast Tomosynthesis Images
Non-Hospital-Based Provider-to-Patient Telehealth Use Growing
Coffee May Speed Up Recovery of Function After Bowel Surgery
Comorbid CVD May Up Mortality With ADT for Prostate Cancer
One-Third of Physicians Will Take 10+ Years to Pay Off Debt
Adherence to Surgical Guidelines Low for Salpingo-Oophorectomy
EPA Will Not Approve Warning Labels for Glyphosate
AI Tool Discerns Lung Cancer Outcomes From Imaging Reports
Aspirin May Improve Liver Function After Embolization of HCC
Adjuvant RT May Cut Recurrence in Some With Prostate Cancer
Worse Cancer Outcomes for Elderly HIV-Infected Patients
Red Meat Consumption May Up Risk of Invasive Breast Cancer
Delayed/Foregone Care More Likely for Cancer Survivors With HDHPs
Breast Cancer Surgery + Another Procedure Ups Complications
Medicare to Cover CAR-T Therapy for Leukemia, Lymphoma
Persistent Inflammation After Sepsis Linked to Higher Mortality
Younger CRC Patients More Likely to Present With Abdominal Pain
Hematological Malignancy Risk Up for First-Degree Relatives
Medicare Spending on Essential Medicines Up 116 Percent From 2011 to 2015
Some Cancer Trends Differ for Oldest Old in the United States
New Score Predicts Risk for VTE in Those With Multiple Myeloma
USPSTF Reaffirms Recs Against Screening for Pancreatic Cancer
Bone Health Management Key in Childhood Cancer Survivors
DNA Methylation Classifier Predicts Progression in CIN2
Overweight, Obesity May Up Early Mortality Risk in Pediatric ALL
Drug Approved to Treat Tenosynovial Giant Cell Tumor
Brand-Brand Competition Has Not Cut Prices in Pharma Market
Psychologic Distress Linked to Cervical Cancer Mortality
Many Hospitals Lack Sufficient Surgery Volumes
Trump Admin Announces Plan to Allow Drug Imports From Canada
Ibrutinib-Rituximab Beats Chemoimmunotherapy for CLL
Transfusion Reactions Up With Postpartum Blood Transfusion
Dietary Vitamin A Intake Tied to Reduced Risk for Squamous Cell Carcinoma
One Dose of HPV Vaccine May Be Sufficient in Certain Situations
U-Shaped Association Found for Hemoglobin Level, Dementia Risk
Trial Tests CRISPR Gene-Editing to Treat Sickle Cell Disease
Burnout Symptoms May Up Racial Bias Among Resident Physicians
$70 Million Settlement Reached in Generic Drug Delay Case
National Norms Developed for Assessing Medical School Empathy
Global Burden of Childhood Cancers Examined
AI Model Can Predict Long-Term Mortality From Chest Radiographs
Delay in Time to Chemo Impacts Survival in Breast Cancer
JUUL E-Cigarettes Never Meant for Teens, Company Cofounder Says
Mortality Up in Women With Central Obesity, Regardless of BMI
Daily E-Cigarette Use May Increase Prolonged Cigarette Abstinence
Roxadustat Noninferior to Epoetin Alfa in Dialysis Patients
Female Oncologists Attend Fewer Conferences Than Men
Targeted Interventions Raise HPV Vaccine Acceptance in Women
ASCT May Offer Alternative for Tx of High-Risk Follicular Lymphoma
Higher Fasting Plasma Glucose May Up Pancreatic Cancer Risk
FDA Warns CBD Product Maker About False Claims
Allergan Recalls Textured Breast Implants Linked to Lymphoma
Cancer Risks Examined in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients
CDC: Mortality Rates Continue to Decrease for Hispanic Adults
Senate Bill Would Reduce Drug Costs for Seniors
One in Five Workers Exposed to Secondhand Smoke on the Job
T2DM Increases Gastric Cancer Risk After H. Pylori Eradication
MGUS Can Progress to Multiple Myeloma Within Five Years
Light Therapy May Prevent Oral Mucositis for Some in Cancer Tx
Rates of Anal Cancer Precursors High in Women Living With HIV
Proportion of CRC Diagnoses Increased in Adults Younger Than 50
Factors Associated With Thyroid Cancer Overtreatment Identified
Financial Incentives Help People Stop Smoking
Nonprofit Funding by Cancer Type Not Proportional to Cancer Burden
CDC: Prevalence of Smoking Quit Attempts Unchanged in Most States
Novel Test Accurately Identifies Precancerous Pancreatic Cysts
About One in 20 Patients Exposed to Preventable Harm
Man's Award in Roundup Cancer Case Slashed by Judge
Continuous Anticoagulants + Cold Snare Polypectomy Noninferior
Prevalence of Malignancy High in Takotsubo Syndrome Patients
Protocolized Sepsis Care Lowers Sepsis Mortality in NY State
Colonoscopy Rates Increased in Those Aged 45 to 54 Years
Depression at Time of Diagnosis May Worsen Survival in Blood Cancers
Racial Disparity Shown in Odds of Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Diagnosis
Most Adults Favor Cutting Nicotine Levels in Cigarettes
Many Perceive Lack of Choice in Receipt of RAI for Thyroid Cancer
State-Level Variation Noted in Economic Burden of Cancer
Erectile Dysfunction Presents Large Global Health Burden
Serious Misdiagnosis-Related Harms Mostly Due to 'Big Three'
Capping Work Hours in Residency Does Not Impact Outcomes Later
Medicare Drug Rebate Plan Withdrawn by Trump Administration
Health Care Professionals Exhibit Gender Bias
Sugary Beverage Consumption Linked to Increased Cancer Risk
Focus on Ovarian Cancer Surgical Volume May Not Be Best Metric
Two-Dose Course of Vaccine After HSCT Cuts Incidence of Zoster
Risk for Cancer Higher in Those With Congenital Heart Disease
EHR System-Generated In-Basket Messages Linked to Burnout
Rule Requiring Drug Prices in TV Ads Blocked by Judge
Xpovio With Dexamethasone Approved for Refractory Multiple Myeloma
Increased Cancer Risk Seen in Multiple Sclerosis Patients
Environment May Be Main Factor in Norway's Obesity Epidemic
In-Hospital Maternal Mortality Down in Pregnancies With Lupus
History of Liver Disease Does Not Impact Efficacy of Edoxaban
Androgen Deprivation Therapy May Up Risk of Alzheimer Disease
Extended Follow-Up Supports Low-Dose CT for Lung Cancer Screening
Urine Biomarker Helps Classify Risk Level in Prostate Cancer
Image-Based Model Predicts Radiation Tx Failure in Lung Cancer
Lack of Evidence for Treating Chronic Pain in Children
Vermont Places 92 Percent Tax on E-Cigarettes
Considerable Number of Patients Receive Surprise Hospital Charges
I-131 Tx for Hyperthyroidism May Up Risk for Solid Cancer Death
Metformin May Cut Mortality Risk in Post-Pancreatitis Diabetes
Calculated Tumor Area Has Prognostic Value for Melanoma
Model Can Predict Lung Cancer in Patient With Visible Nodule on CT
Longevity Benefits for Adults Becoming More Physically Active
Five-Year Survival Less Than 40 Percent in Seniors With DLBCL
Overall Survival Worse With Multiple Primary Melanomas
Use of 3-D Mammography Rapidly Expanded 2015 to 2017
Review: HPV Vaccination Program Has Considerable Impact
Infections Tied to Subsequent Risk for Acute Ischemic Stroke
Morning Preference Has Protective Effect on Breast Cancer Risk
USPSTF Lung Cancer Screening Too Conservative for Blacks
Five-Year Overall Survival for Glioblastoma Persistently Low
MSSP ACOs May Not Improve Spending, Quality of Care
Combination Biopsy Strategy May Identify More Prostate Cancers
Americans Concerned About Clinician Burnout
Mortality Not Higher With Transfusions From Female Donors
Voxelotor Improves Hemoglobin Levels in Sickle Cell Disease
Nonchromosomal Birth Defects May Up Childhood Cancer Risk
Cancer Survivors Have High Prevalence of Chronic Pain
Anesthesia Tied to Neurocognitive Impairment in Childhood ALL Survivors
Adrenal Incidentalomas Rarely Grow, Change Hormone Function
Drug Combo Slows Progression in Advanced Breast Cancer
Transfusion Dose Density Affects Myelodysplastic Syndrome Survival
Seniors Who Develop Cancer Have Better Memory, Slower Decline
Poor Oral Health Not Linked to Gastrointestinal Cancer Risk
First States to Expand Medicaid Had Largest Bump in Cancer Screening
No Change Seen in Processed Meat Consumption by U.S. Adults
Study Reveals Lower Predictive Ability for Renal Cancer Models
Restricting Blood Transfusions OK in Cardiac Surgery
Most Women Unaware Alcohol Poses Breast Cancer Risk
New England Journal of Medicine Picks New Editor-in-Chief
Computer-Assisted Diagnosis Aids Detection of Glioma Growth
High Response Seen for Chemo in Seniors With High-Risk AML
Health Care Workers With ARIs Often Work While Symptomatic
Surgeons' Unprofessional Behavior Tied to Higher Complication Risk
San Francisco Considering Banning Sales of E-Cigarettes
Many Surgeons Still Performing Inappropriate Vascular Access Sx
Prophylactic IVC Filters Worsen Outcomes for Bariatric Surgery
Yogurt Consumption Linked to Reduced CRC Adenoma Risk in Men
Statins May Be Beneficial After Radiation to Thorax, Head, Neck
Cardiovascular AEs Common With Carfilzomib in Multiple Myeloma
Recommendations Issued for Imaging Use in Multiple Myeloma
Adding Bevacizumab Improves Overall Survival in NSCLC
Patterns of Inpatient Opioid Use Linked to Long-Term Use
Overall Cancer Survival Rates Up Among Adolescents, Young Adults
Drug Makers Challenge New Rule Requiring Drug Prices in TV Ads
High Soy Intake May Cut Fracture Risk in Younger Breast Cancer Survivors
Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Varies by Birthplace for Black Women
Maine Legalizes Assisted Suicide
Black Race Not Tied to Worse Prostate Cancer Mortality
Cardiac Radiation Dose in NSCLC Predicts Mortality, Cardiac AEs
Long-Term Opioid Prescribing Up Among Older Cancer Survivors
HPV16 Antibodies Can Develop Long Before Throat Cancer Diagnosis
FIGO 2018 Staging Ups Discrimination of Stage 1B Cervical Cancer
Increases in Red Meat Intake Linked to Increased Mortality
Most Providers Unaware of Online Feedback About Themselves
Chemoradiation Does Not Up Survival in Endometrial Cancer
Approving Children's Cancer Drugs Takes 6.5 Years Longer
Nitrate Pollution of Tap Water May Cause Thousands of Cancer Cases
Vitamin K Can Up Anticoagulation Stability in Patients on Warfarin
Diagnostic Yield of Lynch Syndrome Screening Drops With Age
Number of Cancer Survivors Set to Top 22 Million by 2030
Chemoimmunotherapy Regimen Approved to Treat DLBCL
Mouth Rinse for HPV DNA May Be Biomarker in Head, Neck Cancer
Location of Body Fat Linked to Advanced, Fatal Prostate Cancer
Fewer Black Men Adopt Active Surveillance for Prostate Cancer
Out-of-Pocket Medical Expenditure Up for Cancer Survivors
Rapid Cycling Work Roster Improves Resident Sleep Practices
Testicular Cancer Treatment Does Not Up Risk for Offspring Birth Defects
Gait Speed Is Prognostic in Older Patients With Blood Cancer
Survey Indicates Physician Misconduct Is Underreported
Few Oncologists Refer Patients to Weight Management Programs
Fragmentation Profiles of Cell-Free DNA Can Detect Cancer
Surveillance Breast MRI Ups Biopsy, Cancer Detection Rates
ASCO: Enzalutamide Beneficial in Metastatic Prostate Cancer
ASCO: Survival Up With Ribociclib in Advanced Breast Cancer
ASCO: Combo Regimen Effective in CLL With Coexisting Conditions
ASCO: Olaparib Beats Placebo for BRCA-Related Pancreatic Cancer
Policy Changes Proposed to Meet Projected Need for Palliative Care
Young Male Adults Have Lower Cancer Burden Than Women
Allo-HCT With Unrelated Donor Tied to Better Outcomes in AML
ACP Issues Position on Response to Physician Impairment
Higher Surgical Volume May Improve Outcomes in Cervical Cancer
Gout Linked to Increased Risk for Venous Thromboembolism
ASCO: Pembrolizumab Noninferior to Chemo in Advanced Gastric Cancer
FDA Takes Hard Look at CBD
2007 to 2017 Saw Decline in Number of U.S. Pathologists
Guidelines Updated for Radiotherapy After Prostatectomy
Lupus Manifestations Appear to Differ by Race, Ethnicity
Excess Cause-Specific Mortality Tied to Chronic Proton Pump Inhibitor Use
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Shortage Looming
Mammogram Benefits Seen as More Important Than Harms
High Costs Associated With Physician Burnout in U.S.
Early-Onset CRC Rising Fastest for Whites in Western States
Ibrutinib, Venetoclax Active in High-Risk, Seniors With CLL
Daratumumab Cuts Risk for Progression in Multiple Myeloma
Reading Visit Notes May Improve Medication Management
Hip Fracture Linked to Increased Risk for Death in T2DM Patients
Incidence Rates for Aggressive Uterine Cancers on the Rise
Global Burden of Serious Health-Related Suffering to Double by 2060
AI Model Can Improve Accuracy of Lung Cancer Screening
First PI3K Inhibitor Approved for Metastatic, Advanced Breast Cancer
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