Pediatric Oncology


Questions discussed in this category

How do you "have the talk" in a way that is straightforward without emotionally crushing the patient?

Assuming it has previously been treated with excision and steroid injections? Is it reasonable to treat a bothersome keloid in a pediatric patient aft...

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

My patient’s family has asked that I don’t tell her that she has metastatic cancer because it will devastate her. I am planning on palliat...

Papers discussed in this category


Gynecol Oncol, 2019 Aug 16

Br J Radiol,

Burns, 2014 Apr 24

Pediatrics, 2013-01

Pediatrics, 2016-02

International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics, 2018-09-01

Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, 2012-03-10

The New England journal of medicine, 2010-08-19

Pediatric blood & cancer, 2016-08

JAMA oncology, 2017-09-01

JAMA Oncol,

Supportive care in cancer : official journal of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer, 2011-10

Journal of oncology practice, 2019-01

Support Care Cancer, 2021 Aug 16