Author | Christin Melton

Articles

The Emperor of All Maladies: Documenting Cancer's Long Reign

February 11, 2011

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An interview with Siddhartha Mukherjee, author of the book "The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer."

Managing Hypertension Associated With VEGF Inhibitors

June 03, 2010

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Patients with cancer whose treatment includes any drug that inhibits signaling via the vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) pathway should receive regular blood pressure (BP) monitoring according to a panel of experts convened by the Angiogenesis Task Force of the National Cancer Institute Investigational Drug Steering Committee.

US Oncology's Payer Quality Services Aims High

June 03, 2010

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To help physicians manage the complexities of meeting benchmarks and reporting their compliance to payers, US Oncology recently announced Payer Quality Services. This program will give physicians in the United Network of US Oncology access to a collection of resources and tools, including the Level I Pathways Program.

Colonoscopy Recommended for Elderly African Americans and Hispanics

June 03, 2010

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Two studies presented at the 2010 Digestive Disease Week support the use of colonoscopy in elderly African Americans and Hispanics.

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