The developments in the world of oncology keep evolving round the clock. We try our best to put together these advances for a quick overview. These updates cover wide range of topics and pack in most recent publications in the domain.
News and updates
Effect of COVID -19 pandemic on surgical care of breast cancer in Kerala
A single-centre retrospective study was conducted to evaluate the effect of Covid19 on surgical care for patients with breast cancer
Natural Language Processing to Assess Functional Status of Patients With Colorectal Cancer
Assessing a patient’s functional status is critical for determining cancer prognosis, treatment, and clinical trial eligibility
Prevalence of Surface Contamination With SARS-CoV-2 in a Radiation Oncology Clinic
The outbreak of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection has resulted in a global pandemic
FDA Approves First Liquid Biopsy Next-Generation Sequencing Companion Diagnostic Test
The U.S. FDA approved the first liquid biopsy companion diagnostic that also uses next-generation sequencing
Presence of ctDNA and CTCs After Chemotherapy and Recurrence of Triple-Negative Breast Cancer
Association of Circulating Tumor DNA and Circulating Tumor Cells After Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy with….
Nivolumab vs Bevacizumab in Patients With Recurrent Glioblastoma
Does programmed cell death 1 immune checkpoint inhibition with nivolumab improve overall survival compared with bevacizumab treatment for patients with recurrent glioblastoma?
AI Makes Inroads Into Oncology Practice
Oncology practices large and small are starting to tap into the power of data analytics and artificial intelligence (AI) to help identify patients at risk of relapse or adverse effects (AEs) and to assist in making clinical decisions on care.