Medical Oncology

Pediatric Oncology   

Questions discussed in this category



What if the patient has a history of confirmed COVID-19 but has since recovered?

Discussion of treatment options for midline low-grade glioma causing life-altering symptoms in a pregnant patient to avoid teratogenicity.

At what age would you treat an early stage hodgkins lymphoma patient with ABVD + RT (adult treatment) vs OEPA x 2 or AV-PC x 3 (pediatric paradigm)?&n...

I am considering every 6 week pembrolizumab dosing in patients >70 years old in whom I want to reduce clinic visits for, especially in the context ...

Do you limit it to post-pubertal patients? Do you offer it only if they will proceed with bone marrow transplantation after CAR-T?

Obviously, patient and caregiver preferences are paramount. But, what factors do you consider? Does expanded hospice (e.g., Medicare Care Choices) inf...

How would you approach a patient who is receiving chemoRT but has confirmed COVID-19 with minor symptoms, as breaking treatment for 2 weeks quarantine...

-The data on induction for adult H&N ca has been mixed (excluded NPX) but recent data suggest a benefit for adult NPX. -Given that this is standa...


Papers discussed in this category


Cancer, 2004-08-15

Br. J. Haematol., 2003-11-01

Br. J. Haematol., 1998-08-01

Cancer, 1990-11-15

Radiother Oncol, 1990-01-01

Clin. Cancer Res.,

J. Clin. Oncol., 2019 Sep 25

Lancet Oncol., 2020 Feb 14

Ann. Oncol., 2020 Mar 26

J. Clin. Oncol., 2019 Sep 10

Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 2005-09-21

Eur. J. Cancer,

Br. J. Cancer, 2007 Jan 30

J. Neurosurg., 2017 Mar 03

Acta Neurochir (Wien), 2019 Jan 29

J. Neurooncol., 2018 Apr 06