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Psychosocial services in the first 30 days after diagnosis: results of a web-based survey of Children's Oncology Group (COG) member institut...
This study examines what proportion of families of recently diagnosed pediatric cancer patients are offered recommended psychosocial services, and if that proportion is linked to size of institution or number of psychosocial staff. A web-based survey was offered to al...
The practice of pathology in Canada: decreasing pathologist supply and uncertain outcomes.
Pathology organizations in the United States are preparing for a new era of health care reform. Trends in the supply of pathologists in Canada's managed care system may provide some useful insights in any analysis and projection of future pathologist needs in the United States....
Determinants of physical activity in palliative cancer patients: an application of the theory of planned behavior.
Our primary aim was to examine the demographic, medical, and social-cognitive correlates of physical activity in palliative cancer patients. A cross-sectional survey was administered to advanced cancer patients aged 18 years or older with a clinician-estimated life expectancy of less...
Targeting IAP proteins for therapeutic intervention in cancer.
Evasion of apoptosis is one of the crucial acquired capabilities used by cancer cells to fend off anticancer therapies. Inhibitor of apoptosis (IAP) proteins exert a range of biological activities that promote cancer cell survival and proliferation. X chromosome-linked IAP is a direc...
Autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation-what determines the outcome: an experience from North India.
Our analysis demonstrates that such procedure can be successfully performed in a developing country with results comparable to developed countries....
The anticancer effects of Vitamin D and omega-3 PUFAs in combination via cod-liver oil: One plus one may equal more than two
In the past number of years, the anticancer activities of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (ω3-PUFAs) as well as Vitamin D have been intensively studied, but separately. Supplementation of Vitamin D and omega-3 PUFA via cod-liver oil, one of few natural sources of both of these m...
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[Association of human microRNA related genetic variations with cancer].
We focus on the miRNA-related genetic variations and cancer susceptibility and progression....
The use of high doses of oxycodone in an acute palliative care unit.
A retrospective study of patients who were prescribed controlled-release oxycodone (CRO) in a period of 3 years (2006-2008) was performed. A total of 212 patients were prescribed at discharge CRO for background analgesia; 129, 43, and 40 patients were prescribed doses of oxycodone of...
Integrated strategies for the successful management of breakthrough cancer pain.
To highlight the significant impact breakthrough cancer pain (BTcP) can have on patients' quality of life and to discuss potential management strategies that could improve pain control in clinical practice as well as effective strategies to manage risk. BTcP can place...