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The NCCN 2023 Annual Conference

and suggested approaches that can improve inclusion and equity in oncology. In another plenary session focused on sleep disorders, fatigue, and cognitive function in cancer survivors (synopsis available at JNCCN.org ) speakers again noted the need

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New Meets Old: A Case Study and Review of Novel Therapeutics for the Treatment of CLL in Older Patients

Neel K. Gupta and Charalambos Andreadis

performed. He was asymptomatic, without palpable adenopathy or organomegaly, and was monitored expectantly during the next 5 years, remaining free of symptoms or hematologic abnormalities. By August 2009 he developed mild fatigue, cervical lymphadenopathy

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Prevalence of Insomnia in an Oncology Patient Population: An Irish Tertiary Referral Center Experience

Emily C. Harrold, Ahmad F. Idris, Niamh M. Keegan, Lynda Corrigan, Min Yuen Teo, Martin O’Donnell, Sean Tee Lim, Eimear Duff, Dearbhaile M. O’Donnell, M. John Kennedy, Sue Sukor, Cliona Grant, David G. Gallagher, Sonya Collier, Tara Kingston, Ann Marie O’Dwyer, and Sinead Cuffe

trajectory, with an impact on multiple functional domains and a deleterious effect on overall quality of life. 48 Improving sleep outcomes is significantly related to improvements in quality of life and reduced daytime fatigue. 49 Data also suggest an

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Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled Trials of Exercise Interventions Using Digital Activity Trackers in Patients With Cancer

Kerry Schaffer, Narmadha Panneerselvam, Kah Poh Loh, Rachel Herrmann, Ian R. Kleckner, Richard Francis Dunne, Po-Ju Lin, Charles E. Heckler, Nicholas Gerbino, Lauren B. Bruckner, Eugene Storozynsky, Bonnie Ky, Andrea Baran, Supriya Gupta Mohile, Karen Michelle Mustian, and Chunkit Fung

intensity as part of routine cancer care. Poor adherence to exercise interventions is a major barrier to achieving the optimal benefits of exercise. 13 – 16 The presence of symptoms related to cancer and its treatments, including fatigue, depression

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Psychological Symptoms Among Patients With BCR-ABL–Negative Myeloproliferative Neoplasms

Daniel C. McFarland, Heather Polizzi, John Mascarenhas, Marina Kremyanskaya, Jimmie Holland, and Ronald Hoffman

assessment of MPN-related symptom burden was captured using the Brief Fatigue Inventory (BFI) and the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy-Anemia (FACT-An). The most common symptoms were significant fatigue (81%), pruritus (53%), night sweats (49%), bone

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Part 1: Abstracts From the NCCN 18th Annual Conference: Advancing the Standard of Cancer Care™

1 or 2 toxicities included nausea, anorexia, dysphagia, dehydration, esophagitis, fatigue, constipation, and pain. Grade 3 toxicities included nausea, hyperglycemia, anemia, and leukopenia. One patient had grade 4 toxicity of hyponatremia. One

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Senior Adult Oncology

Arti Hurria, Ilene S. Browner, Harvey Jay Cohen, Crystal S. Denlinger, Mollie deShazo, Martine Extermann, Apar Kishor P. Ganti, Jimmie C. Holland, Holly M. Holmes, Mohana B. Karlekar, Nancy L. Keating, June McKoy, Bruno C. Medeiros, Ewa Mrozek, Tracey O’Connor, Stephen H. Petersdorf, Hope S. Rugo, Rebecca A. Silliman, William P. Tew, Louise C. Walter, Alva B. Weir III, and Tanya Wildes

, depression, distress, osteoporosis, falls, fatigue, and frailty are some of the most common syndromes in elderly cancer patients. 97 Elderly patients with cancer experience a higher prevalence of geriatric syndromes compared with those without cancer. In

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Senior Adult Oncology, Version 2.2014

Arti Hurria, Tanya Wildes, Sarah L. Blair, Ilene S. Browner, Harvey Jay Cohen, Mollie deShazo, Efrat Dotan, Barish H. Edil, Martine Extermann, Apar Kishor P. Ganti, Holly M. Holmes, Reshma Jagsi, Mohana B. Karlekar, Nancy L. Keating, Beatriz Korc-Grodzicki, June M. McKoy, Bruno C. Medeiros, Ewa Mrozek, Tracey O’Connor, Hope S. Rugo, Randall W. Rupper, Rebecca A. Silliman, Derek L. Stirewalt, William P. Tew, Louise C. Walter, Alva B. Weir III, Mary Anne Bergman, and Hema Sundar

, delirium, depression, distress, osteoporosis, falls, fatigue, and frailty are some of the most common syndromes in older patients with cancer. 93 Dementia and delirium are 2 of the most common causes of cognitive impairment. 94 Older patients with cancer

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Recent Developments in the Management of Advanced Prostate Cancer

Presented by: Sandy Srinivas

-effect profiles,” Dr. Srinivas said. “The most important side effects of these drugs are fatigue, falls, and fractures.” However, the side-effect profiles of the drugs are somewhat different. The risk of fatigue is higher for apalutamide and enzalutamide (27

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Palliative Care, Version 1.2014

Michael H. Levy, Thomas Smith, Amy Alvarez-Perez, Anthony Back, Justin N. Baker, Susan Block, Shirley N. Codada, Shalini Dalal, Maria Dans, Jean S. Kutner, Elizabeth Kvale, Sumathi Misra, William Mitchell, Todd M. Sauer, David Spiegel, Linda Sutton, Robert M. Taylor, Jennifer Temel, Roma Tickoo, Susan G. Urba, Carin Van Zyl, Sharon M. Weinstein, Mary Anne Bergman, and Jillian L. Scavone

care, including pain, nausea, anxiety, depression, dyspnea, fatigue, psychosocial distress, and loss of appetite. 1 Palliative care in oncology began as hospice and end-of-life care. During the past 20 years, increasing attention has been paid to the