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Impact of Androgen Deprivation Therapy on Body Composition, Lipid Profile and Insulin Resistance in Advanced Prostate Cancer

Adverse changes in the body composition along with increased insulin resistance and serum cholesterol levels were observed only after 12 to 24 weeks...

15 Nov, 2018

 
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Survival Outcomes with Minimally Invasive and Open Abdominal Radical Hysterectomy in Cervical Cancer

Minimally invasive radical hysterectomy in women with early stage cervical cancer was associated with lower rates of disease-free survival and...

15 Nov, 2018

 
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Effect of Steroid Switch from Prednisone to Dexamethasone in Advanced Pre-Treated Castration Resistant Prostate Cancer

A new study evaluated the efficacy and safety of a steroidal switch from prednisone to dexamethasone in patients with advanced, heavily pre-treated...

01 Nov, 2018

 
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Radiotherapy for Prostate Cancer Increases Risk of Secondary Rectal Cancer

The patients undergoing radiotherapy for prostate cancer were at an increased risk of developing rectal cancer compared with patients unexposed to...

17 Oct, 2018

 
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Our Publications

Pomalong (Pomalidomide) Monograph

Pomalidomide-dexamethasone is a standard of care in patients with relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma following exhaustion of treatment options.

Q & A on Imatinib- Focused on CML

Imatinib, a tyrosine kinase inhibitor, induces durable responses in the majority of CML patients and is currently the standard of care for CML. This...

Q & A on Imatinib- Focused on GIST

Imatinib,a tyrosine kinase inhibitor, has been demonstrated to be effective in the treatment of unresectable or metastatic GISTs by inhibition of...

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Management of Advanced Prostate Cancer: Current Concepts

Prostate cancer has become a major public health burden worldwide and its incidence rates are increasing in India.  Hormonal therapy or androgen...

 
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Clinical Appraisal of Abiraterone acetate in Management of CRPC

Prostate cancer has become a major public health burden worldwide. Castration or hormonal therapy is the mainstay of treatment for the management of...

 
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HBV Reactivation in Patients Undergoing Chemotherapy

The risk of hepatitis B virus (HB) reactivation is high in patients receiving chemotherapy for solid or hematological malignancies which may lead to...

 
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Lung Cancer

This slide set provides information on types of lung cancer,epidemiology, pathophysiology, risk factors/causes, clinical features, diagnosis,...

 
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Key Trials

BCG Therapy Significantly Reduced Recurrence and Progression in High Risk Non-Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer

Bacillus Calmette Guerin (BCG) therapy reduced the rate of recurrence in patients at high risk non-muscle invasive bladder cancer (NMIBC),...

Exemestane Plus Ovarian Suppression Demonstrates Sustained Higher Rates of Disease Free Survival in Premenopausal Women with Breast Cancer

This combined analysis of SOFT and TEXT trials showed that after a median follow-up of more than 8 years addition of ovarian suppression to...

LATITUDE Study: Abiraterone Plus Prednisone Might Be Clinically Beneficial in Men with Metastatic Castration-Sensitive Prostate Cancer

Combination of Abiraterone with ADT is highly efficacious in treating men with metastatic castration-sensitive prostate cancer with manageable...

ElderTac Study: Erlotinib, A Potential Palliative Treatment for Elderly Patients with Advanced NSCLC

This study assessed the effectiveness and tolerability of erlotinib in elderly patients with non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) after ≥1 platinum-...

Patient Education

All You Wanted to Know about Prostate Cancer

Prostate is one of the most common cancers in men. This material describes risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer. Also...

Living with Leukemia/Lymphoma

Tips for patient with leukaemia and lymphoma are explained along with pictures for better understanding. 

All You Wanted to Know about Ovarian Cancer

Risk factors, signs & symptoms, factors known to reduce ovarian cancer, diagnosis, treatment options and how to reduce risk of ovarian cancer...

Myths and Facts about Cancer

Throughout the years there have been many cancer myths floating around. This article will help clear the myths related to cancer.

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Your choice of drug in the first-line treatment of patients with metastatic colorectal cancer treatment (CRC)
Capecitabine
43% (3 votes)
Tegafur uracil
0% (0 votes)
5-FU
57% (4 votes)
Total votes: 7