Evidence-Based Oncology > June 2018

Evidence-Based Oncology - June 2018

June 07, 2018 – Heather Zierhut, PhD, MS, CGC, and Adam Buchanan, MS, MPH, LGC
Telehealth, a universal term for the use of digital information and communication technologies to remotely access healthcare services, is improving availability of healthcare services, particularly for patients in rural areas.
June 07, 2018 – Robert Finch, MS, CGC
Accurate prediction of the natural history of prostate cancer is necessary to avoid overtreatment, which increases the morbidity rate in men and is costly to the healthcare system. Biomarkers, or molecular testing of the prostate cancer tumor tissue, can more accurately predict the aggressiveness of prostate cancer and help physicians determine who needs definitive treatment and who can safely pursue active surveillance.
June 08, 2018 – Matt Lashey, MBA
"It is time for patients to have more control over what is prescribed to them and technologies like chemoWave are giving them that power." A cancer diagnosis leads to chemoWave, an app for recording patient-reported outcomes. 
June 18, 2018 – Ryan Holleran; Arif Gilani; Abigail Orlando, and Brenton Fargnoli, MD
Flatiron Health recently conducted a retrospective review of the Oncology Care Model, discovering what's working, what isn't, and what this could mean for the future.
June 18, 2018 – Joseph Alvarnas, MD
Film is truth 24 times a second, and every cut is a lie – Jean-Luc Godard
June 19, 2018 – Mary Caffrey
AJMC® Convenes First Gathering of Institute for Value-Based Medicine to Share Best Practices in New Payment Models in Cancer Care
June 19, 2018 – Mary Caffrey
Lessons from the first meeting of The American Journal of Managed Care®  Population Health Council.
June 20, 2018 – Coverage by Jaime Rosenberg and Laura Joszt
Coverage of the latest clinical updates in cancer research.
June 21, 2018 – Coverage by Jaime Rosenberg and Laura Joszt
FDA action; gene discover in ALL
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