Articles related to BRAIN CANCER
Access Denied: One Family’s Struggle with Medical Records
The Journal of Clinical Oncology has a heartfelt account of one family’s struggle to access medical records after the death of a child from a brain tumor. Closing down online access to medical records is a common practice at hospitals and healthcare clinics following the death of a patient, often to the pain of family members who still have questions and seek answers.
Hematology November 16th 2021
Revised Neuroblastoma Risk Classification System: A Report from the Children’s Oncology Group
It was time for a change in neuroblastoma treatment planning, and this Original Report from the Journal of Clinical Oncology validates a revised classifier using the International Neuroblastoma Risk Group Staging System (INRGSS) while incorporating segmental chromosome aberrations (SCA) as an additional genomic biomarker.
Internal Medicine August 9th 2021
Effect of Nivolumab vs Bevacizumab in Patients with Recurrent Glioblastoma
In this Original Investigation, JAMA Oncology explores the CheckMate 143 Phase 3 trial, asking whether PD-1 immune checkpoint inhibition with nivolumab improves overall survival compared with bevacizumab treatment for patients with recurrent glioblastoma.
Hematology May 25th 2020