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Is There a Doctor in the House?

“Forecasting the Supply of and Demand for Oncologists” at www.asco.org/ASCO/Downloads/Cancer%20Research/Oncology%20Workforce%20Report%20FINAL.pdf


Taking It to Heart

“Myocardial Infarction Mortality Risk After Treatment for Hodgkin Disease: A Collaborative British Cohort Study,” Journal of the National Cancer Institute; Vol. 99, No. 3; Feb. 7, 2007. Available at jnci.oxfordjournals.org or www.pubmed.gov

“An Affair of the Heart,” Journal of the National Cancer Institute; Vol. 99, No. 3; Feb. 7, 2007. Available at jnci.oxfordjournals.org or www.pubmed.gov

Lymphoma resources on the AACR’s Survivors and Advocates website: www.aacr.org/page4667.aspx

NCI’s Hodgkin's lymphoma webpage: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/hodgkinslymphoma


Flawed Design

“Setting the Bar in Phase II Trials: The Use of Historical Data for Determining ‘Go/No Go’ Decision for Definitive Phase III Testing,” Clinical Cancer Research; Vol. 13, No. 3; Feb. 1, 2007. Available at clincancerres.aacrjournals.org or www.pubmed.gov

“How to Find a Clinical Trial,” on the AACR’s Survivors and Advocates website: www.aacr.org/page6860.aspx
 
NCI’s clinical trials webpage: www.cancer.gov/clinicaltrials


Ticketing Cancer’s Genetic Drivers

“Drivers and Passengers,” Nature; Vol. 446, No. 7132; March 8, 2007. Available at www.nature.com or www.pubmed.gov

“Patterns of Somatic Mutation in Human Cancer Genomes,” Nature; Vol. 446, No. 7132; March 8, 2007. Available at www.nature.com or www.pubmed.gov


Under the Influence

“Keeping Faith With Trial Volunteers,” Nature; Vol. 446, No. 7132; March 8, 2007. Available at www.nature.com or www.pubmed.gov

“Association Between Pharmaceutical Involvement and Outcomes in Breast Cancer Clinical Trials,” Cancer; Vol. 109, No. 7; April 1, 2007. Available at www.interscience.wiley.com or www.pubmed.gov

“Academic Medical Centers’ Standards for Clinical Trial Agreements With Industry,” New England Journal of Medicine; Vol. 352, No. 21; May 26, 2005. Available at www.nejm.org or www.pubmed.gov


A Shot of Politics

Cervical cancer resources on the AACR’s Survivors and Advocates website: www.aacr.org/page4674.aspx

NCI’s cervical cancer webpage: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/cervical

NCI’s HPV vaccine webpage: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/hpv-vaccines

U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s HPV fact sheet: www.fda.gov/womens/getthefacts/hpv.html


Hot Springs Plunge

Breast cancer resources on the AACR’s Survivors and Advocates website: www.aacr.org/page6705.aspx

NCI’s breast cancer webpage: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/breast


Youthful Lessons

Pediatric cancer resources on the AACR’s Survivors and Advocates website: www.aacr.org/page5231.aspx

Leukemia resources on the AACR’s Survivors and Advocates website: www.aacr.org/page4667.aspx

NCI’s leukemia webpage: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/leukemia

NCI’s pediatric cancer webpage: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/childhoodcancers  

 

Health Sunday

First Rock Baptist Church: www.firstrockbaptistchurch.org

American Cancer Society’s Cancer Facts and Figures 2007: www.cancer.org/docroot/stt/stt_0.asp


Supplemental Therapy

The NCI’s Office of Cancer Complementary and Alternative Medicine (OCCAM): www.cancer.gov/cam

NCI’s complementary and alternative medicine website: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/treatment/cam

The NIH’s National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM): nccam.nih.gov

January 2007 report by the AARP and the NCCAM on complementary and alternative medicine: www.aarp.org/research/health/prevention/cam_2007.html

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s new rule on dietary supplements: www.fda.gov/consumer/updates/dietarysupps062207.html

“Combined Inhibitory Effects of Green Tea Polyphenols and Selective Cyclooxygenase-2 Inhibitors on the Growth of Human Prostate Cancer Cells Both In Vitro and In Vivo,” Clinical Cancer Research; Vol. 13, No. 5; March 1, 2007. Available at clincancerres.aacrjournals.org or www.pubmed.gov


One Woman’s Trial

Lung cancer resources on the AACR’s Survivors and Advocates website: www.aacr.org/page4244.aspx

NCI’s lung cancer webpage: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/lung

“How to Find a Clinical Trial” on the AACR’s Survivors and Advocates website: www.aacr.org/page6860.aspx


Proliferation Potential

“Telomere States and Cell Fates,” Nature; Vol. 408, No. 6808; Nov. 2, 2000. Available at www.nature.com or www.pubmed.gov

“The Hallmarks of Cancer,” Cell; Vol. 100, No. 1; Jan. 7, 2000. Available at www.cell.com or www.pubmed.gov

“Oncogene-Induced Cell Senescence—Halting on the Road to Cancer,” New England Journal of Medicine; Vol. 355, No. 10; Sept. 7, 2006. Available at www.nejm.org or www.pubmed.gov

“Crucial Role of p53-Dependent Cellular Senescence in Suppression of Pten-Deficient Tumorigenesis,” Nature; Vol. 436, No. 7051; Aug. 4, 2005. Available at www.nature.com or www.pubmed.gov

“Alternative Lengthening of Telomeres is Characterized by High Rates of Telomeric Exchange,” Cancer Research; Vol. 64, No. 7; April 1, 2004. Available at cancerres.aacrjournals.org or www.pubmed.gov

“Crime and Punishment,” Nature; Vol. 436, No. 7051; Aug. 4, 2005. Available at www.nature.com or www.pubmed.gov

“When Do Telomeres Matter?” Science; Vol. 291, No. 5505; Feb. 2, 2001. Available at www.sciencemag.org or www.pubmed.gov


The Cancer That Silenced Mr. Wonderful’s Song

Throat cancer resources on the AACR’s Survivors and Advocates website: www.aacr.org/page4636.aspx

NCI’s throat cancer webpage: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/throat

“Induction Chemotherapy Plus Radiation Compared with Surgery Plus Radiation in Patients With Advanced Laryngeal Cancer,” New England Journal of Medicine; Vol. 324, No. 24; June 13, 1994. Available at www.nejm.org or www.pubmed.gov

“Concurrent Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy for Organ Preservation in Advanced Laryngeal Cancer,” New England Journal of Medicine; Vol. 349, No. 22; Nov. 27, 2003. Available at www.nejm.org or www.pubmed.gov

"Case-Control Study of Human Papillomavirus and Oropharyngeal Cancer," New England Journal of Medicine; Vol. 356, No. 19; May 10, 2007. Available at www.nejm.org or www.pubmed.gov

"Human Papillomavirus in Head and Neck Carcinomas," New England Journal of Medicine; Vol. 356, No. 19; May 10, 2007. Available at www.nejm.org or www.pubmed.gov


The Art of Healing

The Tyler Cancer Center: www.tylercancercenter.com

“Mothers & Daughters: Three Generations of Artists,” a 2005 exhibition at the Tyler Museum of Art. Information available at www.tylermuseum.org/MotherDaughters.htm


Get Connected

“Assessing the Health Care Needs of Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Patients and Survivors,” Cancer; Vol. 107, No. 12; Dec.15, 2006. Available at www.interscience.wiley.com or www.pubmed.gov

“Cancer Epidemiology in Older Adolescents and Young Adults 15 to 29 Years of Age, Including SEER Incidence and Survival: 1975-2000,” Available at seer.cancer.gov/publications/aya

Resources for young adult cancer survivors on the AACR’s Survivors and Advocates webpage: www.aacr.org/page4274.aspx


State of Denial

“ ‘Nothing is Wrong, Doctor’: Understanding and Managing Denial in Patients with Cancer,” Cancer Investigation; Vol. 24, No. 1; March 2006. Available at www.taylorandfrancisgroup.com or www.pubmed.gov

“Denial in Cancer Patients, An Explorative Review,” Psycho-Oncology; Vol. 16, No. 1; January 2007. Available at www.interscience.wiley.com or www.pubmed.gov  

 

Cancerblog

Lung cancer resources on the AACR’s Survivors and Advocates website: www.aacr.org/page4244.aspx

NCI’s lung cancer webpage: www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/lung