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By Tyler Smith They were separated by many miles along the I-25 corridor, but groups...
I had an epiphany. Last week in the wee hour of the morning, as I was traipsing in the dark to the bathroom to take my Tarceva pill, the glow of the power light of my cell phone on the vanity grabbed my attention.
CU Cancer Center's COMMIT smoking cessation program has ordered nearly 2,600 consults and enrolled nearly 600 patients in the past year. Under the program, providers ask patients admitted to UCH about their smoking history. For patients who say they are currently using tobacco, the Epic electronic health record fires a best practice advisory for the attending physician to order NRT and a smoking cessation consult.
A new University of Colorado Cancer Center study being presented today at the Endocrine Society Annual Meeting shows that even triple negative breast cancers expressing very low levels of androgen receptor may benefit from anti-androgen therapies.
Guest Blog: Stigma and fear of cancer
June 17, 2014 · Comments Off
Two years ago, Celia, now retired, had a cough that didn’t seem to go away. A lung x-ray at a routine physical showed a “milky way” image. After going through numerous tests, she eventually received the diagnosis: Stage 4 non-small cell lung cancer. Without treatment, the doctor told her she had only eight months to live. It was something she thought only happened to other people.
Variations in degree of rurality affect cancer survivors’ quality of life
June 10, 2014 · Comments Off
Rural versus urban living has been shown to affect residents’ health outcomes and quality of...
A physician’s trip through the disease looking glass
June 2, 2014 · Comments Off
Let me tell you about the very rich. They are different from you and me,”...
NTRK1: a new oncogene and target in lung cancer
June 2, 2014
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