Please stay tuned for our coverage of the ASCO annual meeting 2013, live from Chicago.
More than half of the nation’s physicians and other health care providers use electronic health records in their practices,...
For the second week in a row, congressional committees took up the exasperating problem of the Medicare Sustainable Growth...
Got a better way to deliver and pay for health care? If so, the feds have a billion dollars worth of grants you can apply...
SAN DIEGO – The mean survival of men who initially presented with a prostate-specific antigen score of 100 ng/mL or greater...
While much has been said about how advances in genetic testing technology have improved the diagnosis of Mendelian genetic...
WASHINGTON – Statin use – both before and after a diagnosis of breast cancer – was associated with up to a 66% reduction in...
WASHINGTON – Doctors need to step up their efforts to counsel patients on smoking cessation.
That was the message from...
LOS ANGELES – A palliative care consultation within the last month of life improves a variety of end-of-life outcomes in...
Draft recommendations being considered by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force encourage clinicians to offer tamoxifen or...
LOS ANGELES – Testing for high-risk human papillomavirus appears to be more reliable than performing liquid-based cytology...
For the third time in 10 days, a compounding pharmacy has issued a voluntary recall of its products, this time after state...
A compounding pharmacy has issued a nationwide voluntary recall of all of its products after mold was discovered in one of...
Betsy Bates Freed, Psy.D.
SAN DIEGO – Prostate-specific antigen peptidase activity is higher in patients with less-aggressive prostate cancer than in...
SAN DIEGO – Testosterone replacement therapy is not associated with an increased risk of cancer or prostate cancer in men,...
PHOENIX – The standard sequential approach to treatment of patients with isolated synchronous liver metastases of...
For older Americans who are or used to be heavy smokers, annual CT screening for lung cancer appears to reduce mortality...
ORLANDO – Colorectal cancers that are identified 6 months or more after a colonoscopy due to either a missed lesion or a...
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|May 31 - Jun 4|
|American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO): Annual Meeting|
|Jun 13 - 16|
|European Hematology Association (EHA): Annual Congress|
|Jun 20 - 21|
|European Institute of Oncology (IEO): 14th Milan Breast Cancer Conference|
|Jun 22 - 25|
|6th International Conference on Children's Bone Health|
|Jun 27 - 29|
|Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer (MASCC)/ International Society of Oral Oncology (ISOO): International Symposium|
|Jul 3 - 6|
|European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) Conference: World Congress on Gastrointestinal Cancer|
|Jul 10 - 14|
|2nd World Congress on Thyroid Cancer|
|Jul 10 - 12|
|WIN 2013 Symposium|
|Jul 10 - 12|
|Worldwide Innovative Networking (WIN) Consortium: WIN 2013 Symposium|
|Jul 11 - 13|
|Harvard Medical School: Breast Cancer|