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.
Cancer patient continues journey through disease’s uncertain terrain
May 30, 2014 · Comments Off
Carlo Spivey sits in a chair outside the Infusion Center in the Anschutz Cancer Pavilion,...
CU docs work to boost minorities in (and leading) cancer trials
April 17, 2014 · Comments Off
Focus on training minority investigators By Todd Neff Clinical trials of cancer therapies are most...
CU Cancer Center testing leads to approval for new leukemia treatment
March 7, 2014 · Comments Off
By Dan Meyers, University Communications Three very different people gathered recently at University of Colorado...
What Is Next?
December 26, 2013 · Comments Off
What Is Next? As you can imagine, that’s a question many cancer survivors ask. They want...
Prostate Cancer Awareness receives boost on radio airwaves, University of Colorado Cancer Center teams up with ESPN
September 26, 2013 · Comments Off
AURORA, Colo. (Sept. 26, 2013) – As the month of September comes to a close,...
St. Baldrick’s Awards Two Summer Fellowship Grants
July 24, 2013 · Comments Off
Katharina Wyns and Ethan Krauspe, this year’s recipients of St. Baldrick’s Summer Fellow Grants, will spend their time at the University of Colorado Cancer Center's Summer Research Program exploring careers in cancer research while working in the lab to explore pediatric brain cancer and melanoma, respectively.
University of Colorado Cancer Center welcomes National Comprehensive Cancer Network
July 16, 2013 · Comments Off
The University of Colorado Cancer Center hosted leadership from the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN)...
CU Cancer Center’s partners ranked among best by U.S. News & World Report
July 15, 2013 · Comments Off
The University of Colorado Cancer Center’s lead adult cancer care partner, University of Colorado Hospital (UCH), has been ranked the best hospital in Colorado and one of the 25 best in the United States for cancer care.
NTRK1: a new oncogene and target in lung cancer
July 15, 2013
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