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Highlights of the NCCN Oncology Research Program The NCCN Oncology Research Program (ORP) strives to improve the quality of life for patients and reduce cancer-related deaths by advancing cancer therapies through research. Since the program

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Highlights of the NCCN Oncology Research Program The NCCN Oncology Research Program (ORP) strives to improve the quality of life for patients and reduce cancer-related deaths by advancing cancer therapies through research. Since the program

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Highlights of the NCCN Oncology Research Program The NCCN Oncology Research Program (ORP) strives to improve the quality of life for patients and reduce cancer-related deaths by advancing cancer therapies through research. Since the program

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Lois Ramondetta

antibiotics, but most importantly she experienced no neuropathy nor worsening quality of life (QOL). After a laparoscopic diverting colostomy, the author recommended a break from chemotherapy; within a few weeks the patient developed worsening back pain, which

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Jerome Kim and Arti Hurria

toxicity in older adults. 8 Severe chemotherapy toxicity is associated with decreased quality of life, 54 increased health care use, 55 and compromised cancer care, 56 and may lead to earlier death 57 in this population. Patient treatment preferences

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Highlights of the NCCN Oncology Research Program The NCCN Oncology Research Program (ORP) strives to improve the quality of life for patients and reduce cancer-related deaths by advancing cancer therapies through research. Since the program

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Kostandinos Sideras and Charles L. Loprinzi

Hot Flashes In the general population, hot flashes occur in 30% to 80% of menopausal women; 1 their frequency, duration, and severity can vary, and significantly interfere with a woman's functional capacity and quality of life. 2 In addition

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Anthony Eidelman, Traci White and Robert A. Swarm

; 20 : 4040 – 4049 . 9. Wong GY Schroeder DR Carns PE . Effect of neurolytic celiac plexus block on pain relief, quality of life, and survival in patients with unresectable pancreatic cancer: a randomized controlled trial . JAMA 2004

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

physical symptom burden that has been shown to adversely affect their quality of life and psychological outcomes. 2 , 3 Although it is known that patients with MPNs report frequent fatigue, early satiety, or pruritus depending on their MPN type and

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Maxwell T. Vergo and Amelia M. Cullinan

care is to anticipate, prevent, and reduce suffering and to support the best possible quality of life for patients and their families, regardless of the stage of the disease or the need for other therapies. Palliative care begins at diagnosis and should