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May 16, 2018

Increasing evidence shows that self-assessment is an important approach for meaningful learning.

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May 16, 2018

ASCO’s recent release of resource-stratified guidelines for the prevention and treatment of invasive cervical cancer has provided valuable guidance to low- and middle- income countries (LMICs), where approximately 85% of cervical cancer cases occur.

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May 16, 2018

As one of the world’s largest archipelago nations—comprising more than 7,100 individual islands—the Philippines is disparate by nature.

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May 16, 2018

ASCO recently released a new Clinical Practice Guideline on the management of malignant pleural mesothelioma.

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May 16, 2018

Integrating palliative care into overall oncology care is critical, and ASCO has published a new resource-stratified guideline to address this issue worldwide.

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May 16, 2018

After two recent clinical trials provided long-awaited new information on the role of lymph node management in patients with melanoma, a panel was formed to update the 2012 ASCO-Society of Surgical Oncology (SSO) guidelines for sentinel lymph node (SLN) biopsy.

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May 15, 2018

In January, members of an Expert Panel updated ASCO Clinical Practice Guidelines on the role of bone-modifying agents in patients with multiple myeloma.

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May 15, 2018

Mortality-extending strategies in the management of head and neck neoplasms are critically important—but preservation of the larynx is also highly desirable, as maintaining a functioning voice and swallowing conduit is vital to a patient’s quality of life.

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May 15, 2018

Strong evidence exists to recommend ADT plus docetaxel or abiraterone compared with ADT alone.

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May 15, 2018

Douglas R. Lowy, MD, will receive the 2018 Science of Oncology Award. The award recognizes outstanding contributions to basic or translational research in cancer.

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May 15, 2018

Gabriel N. Hortobagyi, MD, FACP, FASCO, is the recipient of the 2018 Gianni Bonadonna Breast Cancer Award for his leadership and contribution in the field of translational medicine in breast cancer, with an exceptional record of mentorship.

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May 15, 2018

Supriya G. Mohile, MD, MS, associate professor of medicine at the James Wilmot Cancer Center at the University of Rochester, is the recipient of the 2018 B.J. Kennedy Award for Scientific Excellence in Geriatric Oncology.

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May 15, 2018

Dr. Lu will be honored for her contributions to gynecologic cancer prevention and early detection.

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May 15, 2018

The StiL NHL1 trial results presented during the 2012 ASCO Annual Meeting Plenary Session (Abstract 3) led to changes in treatment guidelines worldwide for indolent lymphoma.

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May 14, 2018

During the 2012 ASCO Annual Meeting Plenary Session, Kimberly L. Blackwell, MD, of Duke University Medical Center, presented the primary results of the EMILIA trial.

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May 14, 2018

Data presented during the 2012 ASCO Annual Meeting demonstrated the potential of anti–PD-1 and anti–PD-L1 therapy for multiple cancers and introduced groundbreaking change in oncology research and treatment.

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May 14, 2018

One of the most challenging aspects of prostate cancer management in the nonmetastatic setting is also one of its greatest strengths: the myriad choices patients and providers face.

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May 14, 2018

Sexual dysfunction is a common and persistent long-term complication affecting many cancer survivors.

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May 14, 2018

When we were asked to write an Expert Editorial about smoking cessation in patients with cancer, our first thought was, isn’t this topic settled and already well understood?

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May 14, 2018

Gallbladder cancer (GBC) is rare in Europe, the United States, and Canada. However, in some areas of South America, particularly in the Andean region of Chile, Ecuador, Peru, and Bolivia, the incidence and mortality rate are high.

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