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Ability of contrast-enhanced ultrasonography to determine clinical responses of breast cancer to neoadjuvant chemotherapy

Ai Amioka, Norio Masumoto, Noriko Gouda, Keiko Kajitani, Hideo Shigematsu, Akiko Emi, Takayuki Kadoya and Morihito Okada.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

April 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 4884 words.

Objective

We aimed to determine whether contrast-enhanced ultrasonography can predict the effects of neoadjuvant chemotherapy on breast cancer.

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Accuracy of preoperative staging for a priori resectable esophageal cancer

M Winiker, S Mantziari, S G Figueiredo, N Demartines, P Allemann and M Schäfer.

in Diseases of the Esophagus

January 2018; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Gastroenterology; Medical Oncology; Surgery; Gastro-intestinal and Colorectal Surgery. 3802 words.

Summary

This study assessed the accuracy of preoperative staging in patients undergoing oncological esophagectomy for adenocarcinoma and squamous cell...

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Accuracy of using Diagnosis Procedure Combination administrative claims data for estimating the amount of opioid consumption among cancer patients in Japan

Momoko Iwamoto, Takahiro Higashi, Hiroki Miura, Takahiro Kawaguchi, Shigeyuki Tanaka, Itsuku Yamashita, Tetsusuke Yoshimoto, Shigeaki Yoshida and Motohiro Matoba.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

November 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 3621 words.

Objective

The state of opioid consumption among cancer patients has never been comprehensively investigated in Japan. The Diagnosis Procedure Combination...

Acetylcholine receptor binding antibody-associated myasthenia gravis and rhabdomyolysis induced by nivolumab in a patient with melanoma

Takushi Shirai, Tasuku Sano, Fuminao Kamijo, Nana Saito, Tomomi Miyake, Minori Kodaira, Nagaaki Katoh, Kenichi Nishie, Ryuhei Okuyama and Hisashi Uhara.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

January 2016; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 1511 words.

We reported an 81-year-old woman with metastatic melanoma, in whom myasthenia gravis and rhabdomyolysis developed after nivolumab monotherapy. The first symptom of myasthenia gravis was...

Active Surveillance for Ductal Carcinoma in Situ: Shining Light Into the Modeling Abyss

Ruth Etzioni and Roman Gulati.

in JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute

P ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 1313 words.

Active Surveillance Gets Personal

Charlie Schmidt.

in JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute

P ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 1287 words.

Adaptive Clinical Trials: Advantages and Disadvantages of Various Adaptive Design Elements

Edward L. Korn and Boris Freidlin.

in JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute

June 2017; p ublished online March 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 5119 words.

Abstract

There is a wide range of adaptive elements of clinical trial design (some old and some new), with differing advantages and disadvantages. Classical...

The Added Value of Analyzing Pooled Health-Related Quality of Life Data: A Review of the EORTC PROBE Initiative

Efstathios Zikos, Corneel Coens, Chantal Quinten, Divine E. Ediebah, Francesca Martinelli, Irina Ghislain, Madeleine T. King, Carolyn Gotay, Jolie Ringash, Galina Velikova, Bryce B. Reeve, Eva Greimel, Charles S. Cleeland, Henning Flechtner, Martin J. B. Taphoorn, Joachim Weis, Joseph Schmucker-von Koch, Mirjam A. G. Sprangers and Andrew Bottomley.

in JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute

P ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 5510 words.

Background:

The European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) Patient-Reported Outcomes and Behavioural Evidence (PROBE) initiative was...

Additional Support for the Introduction of Immune Cell Quantification in Colorectal Cancer Classification

Robert L. Ferris and Jérôme Galon.

in JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute

P ublished online May 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 1717 words.

Adenocarcinoma arising at a colostomy site with inguinal lymph node metastasis: report of a case

Masayoshi Iwamoto, Kenji Kawada, Koya Hida, Suguru Hasegawa and Yoshiharu Sakai.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

February 2015; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 1540 words.

Inguinal lymph node metastasis from adenocarcinoma arising at a colostomy site is extremely rare, and the significance of surgical resection for metastatic inguinal lymph nodes has not been...

Adhesion Molecules, Stem Cells, and the Microenvironment in Acute Myeloid Leukemia

Vicki Brower.

in JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute

P ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 1571 words.

Adjuvant Chemotherapy in Patients with Completely Resected Small Cell Lung Cancer: A Retrospective Analysis of 26 Consecutive Cases

Hidenori Mizugaki, Yutaka Fujiwara, Noboru Yamamoto, Shigehiro Yagishita, Satoru Kitazono, Ayako Tanaka, Hidehito Horinouchi, Shintaro Kanda, Hiroshi Nokihara, Koji Tsuta, Hisao Asamura and Tomohide Tamura.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

September 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 2536 words.

Objective

Several clinical studies have demonstrated the efficacy and safety of adjuvant chemotherapy in patients with completely resected small cell lung...

Adjuvant Radiation Therapy and Chemotherapy in Merkel Cell Carcinoma: Survival Analyses of 6908 Cases From the National Cancer Data Base

Shailender Bhatia, Barry E. Storer, Jayasri G. Iyer, Ata Moshiri, Upendra Parvathaneni, David Byrd, Arthur J. Sober, Vernon K. Sondak, Jeffrey E. Gershenwald and Paul Nghiem.

in JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute

P ublished online May 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 5814 words.

Background: Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) has a high risk of recurrence after initial surgical therapy. Adjuvant radiation therapy (RT) and chemotherapy may be used to reduce the...

Adjuvant treatment for post-operative head and neck squamous cell carcinoma

Naomi Kiyota, Makoto Tahara and Masato Fujii.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

January 2015; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 3303 words.

One of the mainstays of treatment for locally advanced head and neck squamous cell carcinoma is surgery. However, for post-operative patients with high-risk factors for recurrence, surgery...

Advancing the Global Impact of Integrative Oncology

Jun J. Mao.

in Journal of the National Cancer Institute Monographs

November 2017; p ublished online November 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 1450 words.

The Affordable Care Act and Cancer Stage at Diagnosis Among Young Adults

Xuesong Han, Ka Zang Xiong, Michael R. Kramer and Ahmedin Jemal.

in JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute

P ublished online May 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 3327 words.

The Affordable Care Act–dependent coverage expansion provision implemented in 2010 allows young adults to be covered under their parents’ health insurance until age 26 years, and millions...

Africa’s Neglected Epidemic

Steve Graff.

in JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute

P ublished online August 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 1639 words.

Aim of the Working Group on the Asian Perspectives on Cancer Control: Asian Perspective on Prostate Cancer Prevention

Hideyuki Akaza.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

September 2010; p ublished online September 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 1943 words.

Although cancer is expected to become more serious in middle- and low-income countries, it has not attracted sufficient global attention, and those countries cannot afford and benefit from...

All Cancers Estimated Incidence, Mortality and Prevalence of All Cancers (excluding non-melanoma skin cancer) in 2012

in JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute

P ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 54 words.

Ambulatory pH-impedance-pressure monitoring as a diagnostic tool for the reflux–cough syndrome

T V K Herregods, A Pauwels, J Jafari, D Sifrim, A J P M Smout, A J Bredenoord and J Tack.

in Diseases of the Esophagus

January 2018; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Gastroenterology; Medical Oncology; Surgery; Gastro-intestinal and Colorectal Surgery. 4880 words.

Summary

Gastroesophageal reflux is considered to be a significant contributing factor to chronic unexplained cough. Patients are often presumed to have...

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