American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) 2017

American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) 2017
The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) will host its annual meeting on June 2-7, 2017, in Chicago, Illinois, at McCormick Place. The meeting will highlight the newest advances in caring for patients and survivors through the lens of this year's theme, Making a Difference in Cancer Care With You. Sign up for our daily e-mail blasts on our registration page, and check back here during the conference for the full coverage.
June 04, 2017
As practices participating in the Oncology Care Model progress in their practice transformation they run into some challenges, such as how to properly analyze claims data, and see early successes, such as improved patient experience, said Basit Chaudhry, MD, PhD, founder of Tuple Health.
June 03, 2017
Value frameworks aren't at an ideal point in their development, yet, but it is important to keep in mind that different frameworks represent different perspectives, said Scott Ramsey, MD, PhD, of Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.
June 03, 2017
One of the kickoff sessions on the first day of the 2017 American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting in Chicago, Illinois, was a lively discussion on ensuring that the data used to inform patient care and create healthcare policies holds value.
June 03, 2017
A late afternoon extended education session on the first day of the 2017 American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting in Chicago, Illinois, was a discussion on the state-of-the-art uses for immunotherapy in the management of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).
June 03, 2017
Checkpoint inhibitors have begun to revolutionize bladder cancer treatments, but the benefits in prostate cancer are a little less clear at this point, explained Daniel George, MD, of the Duke Cancer Insitute.
June 01, 2017
Analysis of data available within a national hospital-based registry showed that the diagnosis of stage I disease increased for female breast cancer, colorectal cancer, and lung cancer following implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
May 31, 2017
According to the study, to be presented at the 2017 American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting, vaccination resulted in an 88% overall reduction in vaccine-type infections and a 100% reduction among men, in the young adult population.
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