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If a Breath Test Can Detect Colorectal Cancer, What Do These Noninvasive Tests Hold for the Future?
With a negative predictive value of 97%, the new breath test for colorectal cancer represents a significant advancement in non-invasive cancer diagnostics.
Hematology/Oncology October 23rd 2023
All but One Common Cancer Screening May Not Extend Lives: Study
New research questions the life-extending efficacy of most common cancer screenings, emphasizing the need for transparent physician-patient discussions to weigh the risks and benefits. Learn more about this crucial topic that might change your approach to recommending screenings.
Oncology, Medical September 5th 2023
Single-Agent Divarasib (GDC-6036) in Solid Tumors with a KRAS G12C Mutation
Explore the phase 1 study findings on Divarasib, a covalent KRAS G12C inhibitor, which has shown durable clinical responses with a favorable safety profile in patients with KRAS G12C-positive tumors.
Oncology, Medical August 28th 2023
IDEA Study Prompted Change in Adjuvant Therapy for Colon Cancer
The IDEA study’s findings have led to a notable change in the treatment of stage III colon cancer, with a shift towards a 3-month duration using CAPOX. Explore the detailed analysis and its implications for your practice.
Oncology, Medical August 14th 2023
Start Screening for Colorectal Cancer at Age 50 Years, ACP Suggests
The ACP’s updated guidance on CRC screening highlights the significance of starting at age 50 and underscores the importance of shared decision-making in selecting appropriate screening methods.
Gastroenterology August 9th 2023