Health care providers and patients have identified a need for further resources to support survivorship care in gynecologic oncology, according to a presentation given at the 2018 ASCO Cancer Survivorship Symposium.
A recent study evaluated health care utilization and costs of pulmonary arterial hypertension in a real-world setting by comparing periods before and after treatment initiation.
A systematic review presented at the 2018 ASCO Cancer Survivorship Symposium determined whether survivorship care plans have a positive impact on health outcomes and health care delivery.
A National Cancer Database analysis revealed racial and ethnic disparities in patients with gastric cancer in the use of preoperative chemotherapy and in outcomes.
A recent study found that a biosimilar provides improved outcomes without increased risk of toxicity for patients with DLBCL and treatment-induced neutropenia.
A study presented at the ASCO Cancer Survivorship Symposium evaluated the impact of a breast cancer survivorship model on health system resources and costs.
Survival outcomes may be worse for patients with ALL living in intermediate and high socioeconomically deprived areas as well as for those treated in hospitals with lower volumes of patients.
The FDA has approved the first treatment for a type of localized prostate cancer, using a novel endpoint to support the approval.
Results of a study identified unmet support needs of survivors of cancer that could be addressed through improved care coordination at a comprehensive cancer center.
The ASCO Task Force assessed six national pathway vendors to compare their products against the ASCO criteria for high-quality clinical pathways.