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Association of Chronic Immune-Mediated Diarrhea and Colitis With Favorable Cancer Response

Fangwen Zou, Hamzah Abu-Sbeih, Weijie Ma, Yuanzun Peng, Wei Qiao, Jianbo Wang, Amishi Y. Shah, Isabella C. Glitza Oliva, Sarina A. Piha-Paul, John A. Thompson, Hao Chi Zhang, Anusha S. Thomas, and Yinghong Wang

Background Immune checkpoint inhibitor (ICI) therapy significantly improves cancer outcomes by targeting CLTA-4 or PD-1/L1 and boosting T-cell–mediated immune responses and antitumor effects. 1 , 2 ICIs are widely used as first-line therapy

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QIM20-125: OBESE: Oncologist Based Emphasis on Survivor Education-Physician Driven Weight Loss Counseling and Outcomes in TNBC

Marwah W. Farooqui, Caitlin Carter, Nicholas Gustafson, Saherish Abbasi, Sravani Sagireddy, Kathryn Hockensmith, Amy Stein, Masood Ghouse, and Krishan Srinivasan

Obesity has an association with triple negative breast cancer (TNBC). Healthy diet, weight loss, and exercise have lead to favorable outcomes (overall survival [OS], progression free survival [PFS],quality of life [QOL])in TNBC. We aim to highlight

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HSR21-041: Impact of Cardiac Comorbidities on Outcomes After Treatment for Locally Advanced Esophageal Cancer: An Institutional Experience

Luis Aguirre, Jacques Fontaine, Jessica Frakes, Sarah Hoffe, Jose Pimiento, and Rutika Mehta

of cardiac comorbidities impacted the outcomes of patients who underwent trimodality therapy for esophageal cancer. Methods: After IRB approval, we collected data on patients treated at our center for locally advanced disease and received

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EHR-Integrated Patient-Reported Outcomes in Ambulatory Oncology: A Critical Opportunity for Timely and Targeted Palliative Care

Patricia I. Moreno, Frank J. Penedo, Felicia M. Knaul, Carina Oltmann, Michael T. Huber, and Mariana Khawand-Azoulai

The aim of systematic symptom screening and monitoring using patient-reported outcomes (PROs) is to collect actionable data and provide responsive care that is centered around patients’ needs. Recent evidence demonstrates that routine assessment

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Letter to the Editor: Integrating Skeletal Muscle Mass and Radiodensity Improves Outcome Prediction and Correlation in Oncologic Studies

Grant R. Williams, Marc S. Weinberg, and Shlomit S. Shachar

dichotomizing participants as high or low radiodensity, why not integrate these 2 variables into 1 continuous variable? Because both muscle mass and radiodensity are defined independently and both are prognostic of many adverse cancer outcomes, we have proposed

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Next-Generation Sequencing and In Silico Analysis Facilitate Prolonged Response to Pazopanib in a Patient With Metastatic Urothelial Carcinoma of the Renal Pelvis

Andrew W. Hahn, Smith Giri, Dilan Patel, Heather Sluder, Ari Vanderwalde, and Mike G. Martin

most patients with UCRP are elderly and many have had prior radical nephroureterectomy, the concern for renal toxicity frequently limits the use of these chemotherapeutic regimens. 11 The poor outcomes and significant toxicities associated with first

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CLO22-060: > 3 Courses of Neo-Adjuvant Chemotherapy (NACT) May Affect Outcomes of Advanced Ovarian Serous Adenocarcinoma Patients

Yunyun Liu, KKL Chan, and Hui Zhou

relapse, indicating that the poorer outcome of patients with NACT>3 may not be caused by chemo-induced resistance. The reason of worse outcomes after more cycles of NACT is still needed to be explored. CLO22-060 Figure 1 CLO22-060 Table 1

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CLO21-029: Impact of Comorbidity Patterns on the Outcomes of Older Patients With Diffuse Large B- Cell Lymphoma

Karen Valdés-Díaz, Halbert Hernández-Negrín, Leonel Valdés-Leiva, Diana Martin-Oliva, and Dianelys Pedraza-González

Background: Comorbidity in elderly has made it difficult to manage when they are affected by aggressive non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. This has led to the historical achievement of poor outcomes, hence the analysis of the impact of comorbidity in this

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QIM20-121: Oncology Nursing Evidenced Practice and Research Committee; Enhancing Continuity and Improving Patient Outcomes Across Oncology Service Lines

Kristen Burns, Archana Shenoy, and Nicole Turkoglu

population, examine policy and nursing practices to better navigate patients through the continuum of oncology care and improve patient outcomes. The purpose is to describe how the formation of an evidence-based practice committee can engage specialized

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HSR20-091: Bridge to Good Living: Outcomes and Financial Implications of a Lung Cancer Survivorship Program in West Virginia

Stephenie Kennedy-Rea, Adrienne Duckworth, Amy Reasinger Allen, and Samaneh Kalirai

decrease the consequences of treatment. In this analysis, we summarize the program outcomes and provide an economic perspective on implementation and sustainability. The Bridge Program enrolls and assesses patients at the end of cancer treatment using a