Study analyzes cost-effectiveness of screenings for nasopharyngeal carcinoma in adults in southern China.
Fewer patients are eligible for sphincter-preserving surgery during pandemic.
Cleveland Clinic researchers identify specific cohorts of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma patients at increased risk of distant failure who may benefit most from surveillance imaging.
A sharp upswing in cancer diagnoses, harder-to-treat advanced cancers, and cancer deaths may be among the many unexpected consequences of the coronavirus pandemic, Cleveland Clinic Cancer Center oncologist Mikkael Sekeres, MD, warns in a new New York Times column.
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Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi’s Oncology Institute, which will occupy a new state-of-the-art cancer center currently construction, aims to transform cancer care in the Middle East, using Cleveland Clinic Cancer Center as its model.
A prototype blood-based screening test evaluated by Cleveland Clinic researchers and others can accurately detect and localize multiple types of cancer, often before symptoms show. The promising results raise hopes that the assay will help achieve the long-sought goal of population-scale early detection of cancer.
Primary care physicians play a vital role in detecting cancers at earlier stages. Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in the U.S., and screening is still controversial.
JAMA Internal Medicine, recently released results of a study on the topic of “Older adults’ views and communication preferences about cancer screening cessation.” Ronan Factora, MD, of Cleveland Clinic’s Center for Geriatric Medicine, weighs in on study findings.
Carol Burke, MD, and Co-investigator David Dornblaser, MS, share their findings with other physicians and digestive specialists at DDW 2017.
A recent survey of trainee colonoscopists and their primary care peers showed they have poor recollection of colorectal cancer screening and surveillance guidelines, despite having recently studied them.