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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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Promoting the Shared-Care Model for Adolescent and Young Adults With Cancer: Optimizing Referrals and Care Coordination With Primary Care Providers

Karen E. Kinahan, Sheetal Kircher, Jessica Altman, Alfred Rademaker, John M. Salsman, Aarati Didwania, Bridget O'Brien, Alpa C. Patel, and Stacy D. Sanford

– 29 Other literature on the use of BPAs highlight “alert fatigue,” which occurs when providers are inundated with too many BPAs and ignore them or work around them. 30 , 31 There was evidence of alert fatigue in our study based on the providers

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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

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NCCN Guidelines Insights: Multiple Myeloma, Version 3.2016

Kenneth C. Anderson, Melissa Alsina, Djordje Atanackovic, J. Sybil Biermann, Jason C. Chandler, Caitlin Costello, Benjamin Djulbegovic, Henry C. Fung, Cristina Gasparetto, Kelly Godby, Craig Hofmeister, Leona Holmberg, Sarah Holstein, Carol Ann Huff, Adetola Kassim, Amrita Y. Krishnan, Shaji K. Kumar, Michaela Liedtke, Matthew Lunning, Noopur Raje, Frederic J. Reu, Seema Singhal, George Somlo, Keith Stockerl-Goldstein, Steven P. Treon, Donna Weber, Joachim Yahalom, Dorothy A. Shead, and Rashmi Kumar

.2% (3 stringent CRs, 10 VGPRs, 18 PRs). Median response duration was 7.4 months and median time to progression was 3.7 months; the estimated 1-year OS rate was 65%. 22 Adverse events reported included fatigue (39.6%), anemia (33.0%), nausea (29.2%), and