Pediatric Oncology


Questions discussed in this category

There was a recall on viscous lidocaine and many of our patients cannot find it. What would you recommend as alternatives?

How do you counsel patients and caregivers? Do you prescribe medications (''appetite stimulants'') with the goal to improve appetite even if they do n...

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,

The New England journal of medicine, 2016-07-14

Practical radiation oncology, 2021 Sep-Oct

Palliative medicine, 2022 Mar 31

Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, 2023 Mar 28

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

Journal of palliative medicine, 2012-11

Nature reviews. Clinical oncology, 2016-03

JAMA, 2019 Apr 16

Head Neck, 2016 Mar 29

The Lancet. Oncology, 2017-05