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Tobin Strom, Javier F. Torres-Roca, Akash Parekh, Arash O. Naghavi, Jimmy J. Caudell, Daniel E. Oliver, Jane L. Messina, Nikhil I. Khushalani, Jonathan S. Zager, Amod Sarnaik, James J. Mulé, Andy M. Trotti, Steven A. Eschrich, Vernon K. Sondak, and Louis B. Harrison

included. Demographic, histopathologic, radiation, and outcome data were reviewed. Patients were treated with either SLNB alone (n=49) or followed by completion LND (n=270) or therapeutic LND (n=91). Most patients with a known primary underwent wide

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Guru Subramanian Guru Murthy, Aniko Szabo, Laura Michaelis, Karen-Sue Carlson, Lyndsey Runaas, Sameem Abedin, and Ehab Atallah

), and other agents, has remarkably transformed the outcomes of this disorder, with current cure rates exceeding 90%. 2 – 5 However, this result is often a projection of data from clinical trials that included carefully selected patients and may not

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Charlotte E.L. Klaver, Lieke Gietelink, Willem A. Bemelman, Michel W.J.M. Wouters, Theo Wiggers, Rob A.E.M. Tollenaar, Pieter J. Tanis, and on behalf of the Dutch Surgical Colorectal Audit Group

Dutch Surgical Colorectal Audit (DSCA) has been evaluating and reporting on the quality of care of primary CRC surgery since 2009. 7 , 8 The goal of this study was to evaluate current clinical practice regarding and short-term outcomes of the treatment

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Sarju Ganatra, Sourbha S. Dani, Robert Redd, Kimberly Rieger-Christ, Rushin Patel, Rohan Parikh, Aarti Asnani, Vigyan Bang, Katherine Shreyder, Simarjeet S. Brar, Amitoj Singh, Dhruv S. Kazi, Avirup Guha, Salim S. Hayek, Ana Barac, Krishna S. Gunturu, Corrine Zarwan, Anne C. Mosenthal, Shakeeb A. Yunus, Amudha Kumar, Jaymin M. Patel, Richard D. Patten, David M. Venesy, Sachin P. Shah, Frederic S. Resnic, Anju Nohria, and Suzanne J. Baron

the highest risk of mortality. 1 – 8 Although both cancer and CVD have been independently associated with higher COVID-19–associated adverse outcomes, outcomes for patients with COVID-19 afflicted with a dual diagnosis of cancer and

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Laura Spring, Rachel Greenup, Andrzej Niemierko, Lidia Schapira, Stephanie Haddad, Rachel Jimenez, Suzanne Coopey, Alphonse Taghian, Kevin S. Hughes, Steven J. Isakoff, Leif W. Ellisen, Barbara L. Smith, Michelle Specht, Beverly Moy, and Aditya Bardia

, offers an efficient mechanism to explore predictive biomarkers and triage novel agents. 11 – 14 However, the prognostic significance of pCR after NAC has been somewhat controversial, and its surrogacy for long-term outcomes is much less studied in

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Ashish Rai, Xuesong Han, Zhiyuan Zheng, K. Robin Yabroff, and Ahmedin Jemal

) mandated the adjustment of Medicare payment rates in response to value-based performance scores—a substantive portion of which is measured using patients' assessment of communication with healthcare providers. 2 The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research

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Narhari Timilshina, Antonio Finelli, George Tomlinson, Beate Sander, and Shabbir M.H. Alibhai

– 7 The foundation for quality assessment is based on the structure-process-outcomes paradigm by Donabedian. 8 – 11 The first quality indicators (QIs) for PC were developed more than a decade ago by investigators at RAND 12 – 16 and have

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Grace L. Smith, Maria A. Lopez-Olivo, Pragati G. Advani, Matthew S. Ning, Yimin Geng, Sharon H. Giordano, and Robert J. Volk

and intervention in vulnerable patients, 18 a comprehensive synthesis of the risk factors for and outcomes of financial burdens is needed. We therefore conducted a systematic review of these risk factors and outcomes across studies of US patients with

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Linda Watson, Siwei Qi, Andrea DeIure, Eclair Photitai, Lindsi Chmielewski, and Louise Smith

lower functioning and quality of life. 2 , 5 , 6 Therefore, it is critical to identify patients experiencing severe symptom complexity so that timely, targeted symptom management can be delivered. With research showing benefits of gathering outcome data

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Brad Zebrack and Melissa Butler

recent study of AYA patients with cancer found that engaging with music (listening, performing, rehearsing, practicing, composing, dancing, and imagery) resulted in adaptive outcomes, including the promotion of identity formation and a perceived sense of