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Gastrointestinal Bleeding Predicts Substantial Increase in Cancer Diagnosis

Late breaking results presented as part of a Clinical Trial Updates from the COMPASS Trial (Cardiovascular OutcoMes for People Using Anticoagulation StrategieS) suggest that...

Cancer Research Organizations Recommend Changes to Reduce Barriers to Clinical Trial...

Two cancer research organizations, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, also known as ASCO® and Friends of Cancer Research have submitted to the U.S....

Medical Societies Call on Governments to Improve Cancer Services and Reduce...

Two of the world’s leading organizations for oncology professionals, the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) and the American Society of Clinical Oncology (...

Chemotherapy Extends Life by Nearly Twenty Months for Pancreatic Cancer Patients

In a randomized phase III trial patients with surgically removed pancreatic cancer who received modified FOLFIRINOX (mFOLFIRINOX), a chemotherapy regimen containing four different medicines...

Neoadjuvant Chemoradiotherapy May Help People With Pancreatic Cancer Live Longer

A randomized, phase III trial, called PREOPANC-1, funded in part by the Dutch Cancer Society KWF/Koningin Wilhelmina Fonds, found that people who received chemotherapy...

ESMO Launches Unique Study on the Challenges of Female Medical Oncologists

Results from the ESMO Exploratory Survey on the Challenges of Female Oncologists, a project launched by ESMO President, Martine Piccart, MD, PhD, Professor of...

Transforming Patient Care: ASCO Introduces Electronic Data Sharing Standard for Breast...

TheAmerican Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) is building aground-breaking, knowledge-generating, information technology system calledCancerLinQ™which promises to transform virtually every aspect of clinical research and...