Lifileucel, a Tumor-Infiltrating Lymphocyte Therapy, in Metastatic Melanoma.

Bookmark this %label%

Effective treatment options are limited for patients with advanced (metastatic or unresectable) melanoma who progress after immune checkpoint inhibitors and targeted therapies. Adoptive cell therapy using tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes has demonstrated […]

» Read more

Phase II Study of Maintenance Rucaparib in Patients With Platinum-Sensitive Advanced Pancreatic Cancer and a Pathogenic Germline or Somatic Variant in BRCA1, BRCA2, or PALB2.

Bookmark this %label%

Olaparib, a poly (ADP-ribose) polymerase (PARP) inhibitor (PARPi), is approved as maintenance therapy for patients with advanced pancreatic cancer (PC) and a germline BRCA1 or BRCA2 pathogenic variant (PV). This […]

» Read more

[Differences of characteristics and outcomes between cancer patients and patients with no active cancer hospitalised for a SARS-CoV-2 infection].

Bookmark this %label%

Patients with solid cancer or haematologic malignancies have been considered to be more susceptible to SARS-CoV-2 infection and to more often develop severe complications. We aimed to compare the differences […]

» Read more

A virtual multi-disciplinary meeting is a cost-effective method of triaging referrals to a regional musculoskeletal oncology service.

Bookmark this %label%

In 2010, a virtual sarcoma referral model was implemented, which aims to provide a centralised multidisciplinary team (MDT) to provide rapid advice, avoiding unnecessary appointments and providing a streamlined service. […]

» Read more

The Role of the Pharmacist in Optimizing Cancer Immunotherapy: A Retrospective Study of Nivolumab Adverse Events.

Bookmark this %label%

Immune checkpoint inhibitors (ICIs) are an emerging treatment in cancer therapy for prolonging life, minimizing symptoms, and selectively targeting cancer. Program death 1 (PD-1) inhibitors, such as nivolumab, fall within […]

» Read more

Anti-cancer Therapy Leads to Increased Cardiovascular Susceptibility to COVID-19.

Bookmark this %label%

Anti-cancer treatment regimens can lead to both acute- and long-term myocardial injury due to off-target effects. Besides, cancer patients and survivors are severely immunocompromised due to the harsh effect of […]

» Read more

Impact of anti-cancer therapy on disease severity and mortality in cancer patients with COVID-19: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Bookmark this %label%

Coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19) poses a serious health threat to people around the world, particularly in patients with cancer. Whether or not cancer patients infected with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 […]

» Read more

Robust prediction of mortality of COVID-19 patients based on quantitative, operator-independent, lung CT densitometry.

Bookmark this %label%

To train and validate a predictive model of mortality for hospitalized COVID-19 patients based on lung densitometry.Two-hundred-fifty-one patients with respiratory symptoms underwent CT few days after hospitalization. “Aerated” (AV), “consolidated” […]

» Read more

In vitro and in vivo combinatorial anticancer effects of oxaliplatin- and resveratrol-loaded N,O-carboxymethyl chitosan nanoparticles against colorectal cancer.

Bookmark this %label%

Oxaliplatin (OXE) combined with other chemotherapy drugs against colorectal cancer had been reported in the literature before, however, the efficacy of oxaliplatin combined with natural compounds was elusive. In addition, […]

» Read more

Impact of COVID-19 on the outreach strategy of cancer social service agencies in Singapore: A pre-post analysis with Facebook data.

Bookmark this %label%

The Singapore government implemented multiple restrictive measures as the novel coronavirus infection (COVID-19) spread through the community, thereby affecting the support service of cancer-related social service agencies (cancer-SSAs). We are […]

» Read more

Adult preventive vaccines with other synergistic lifestyle options: is it time to add these ancillary benefits to the overall AS management checklist?

Bookmark this %label%

To review the potential ancillary cardiovascular and other health impacts of compliance with general adult vaccination series in the prostate cancer active surveillance (AS) population. No previous review has been […]

» Read more

Immune profiling of COVID-19: preliminary findings and implications for the pandemic.

Bookmark this %label%

SARS-CoV-2 infection can have widely diverse clinical outcomes, from asymptomatic infection to death, with many possible clinical symptoms and syndromes. It is thus essential to understand how the virus interacts […]

» Read more

Impact of the first surge of the COVID-19 pandemic on a tertiary referral centre for kidney cancer.

Bookmark this %label%

To analyse the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on a centralised specialist kidney cancer care pathway.Retrospective analysis of patient and pathway characteristics including prioritisation strategies at the Specialist Centre for […]

» Read more

Does systemic anti-tumor therapy increase COVID-19 risk in patients with cancer?

Bookmark this %label%

We aimed to determine the COVID-19 infection rate and determine the factors that affect hospitalization and prognosis in patients receiving systemic chemotherapy (CT), immunotherapy (IT) and molecular-targeted therapies at our […]

» Read more

Trastuzumab deruxtecan (DS-8201) in patients with HER2-expressing metastatic colorectal cancer (DESTINY-CRC01): a multicentre, open-label, phase 2 trial.

Bookmark this %label%

HER2 amplification has been identified in 2-3% of patients with colorectal cancer, although there are currently no approved HER2-targeted therapies for colorectal cancer. We aimed to study the antitumour activity […]

» Read more

Quarantine alone or in combination with other public health measures to control COVID-19: a rapid review.

Bookmark this %label%

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a rapidly emerging disease classified as a pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO). To support the WHO with their recommendations on quarantine, we conducted […]

» Read more

Safety and efficacy of telephone clinics during the COVID-19 pandemic in the provision of care for patients with cancer.

Bookmark this %label%

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, telephone clinics have been utilised to reduce the risk of transmission. Evidence supporting its quality and safety is required.Assess the efficacy and safety of telephone […]

» Read more

Semiqualitative research protocol to explore cancer care workforce perceptions of the health system response to COVID-19 preparations in Southeast Queensland, Australia.

Bookmark this %label%

Sars-CoV-2 is a novel coronavirus responsible for COVID-19 officially declared pandemic in March 2020. Health systems worldwide responded with swift changes to increase workflow capacity while protecting the vulnerable, including […]

» Read more

Open-Label, Single-Arm, Multicenter, Phase II Trial of Lenvatinib for the Treatment of Patients With Anaplastic Thyroid Cancer.

Bookmark this %label%

Anaplastic thyroid cancer (ATC), an aggressive malignancy, is associated with a poor prognosis and an unmet need for effective treatment, especially for patients without BRAF mutations or NTRK or RET […]

» Read more

Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Oncology Clinical Research in Latin America (LACOG 0420).

Bookmark this %label%

COVID-19 has affected cancer care worldwide. Clinical trials are an important alternative for the treatment of oncologic patients, especially in Latin America, where trials can be the only opportunity for […]

» Read more

Implementation of a palliative hospital-centered spiritual and psychological telehealth system during COVID-19 pandemic.

Bookmark this %label%

The severity of the COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in limited provision of palliative care and hospital teams have had to rise to the challenge of how to deliver care safely […]

» Read more

Low dose radiation therapy for severe COVID-19 pneumonia: a randomized double-blind study.

Bookmark this %label%

The morbidity and mortality of patients requiring mechanical ventilation for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pneumonia is considerable. We studied the use of whole-lung low dose radiation therapy (LDRT) in this […]

» Read more

Advanced Stages and Increased Need for Adjuvant Treatments in Breast Cancer Patients: The Effect of the One-year COVID-19 Pandemic.

Bookmark this %label%

The COVID-19 lockdown includes restrictive measures and temporary health system reorganization. Resources were shifted to COVID-19 patients, screening programs were temporary suspended, and oncological care suffered slow-down. The aim of […]

» Read more

Clinical Characteristics and Outcomes of a Cohort of Pediatric Oncohematologic Patients With COVID-19 Infection in the City of Bogotá, Colombia.

Bookmark this %label%

In children, the complications of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 infection occur less frequently than in adults but the characteristics of this disease in oncology patients are not well […]

» Read more
1 2 3 219