Metastatic cancer

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Metastatic cancer

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Metastatic cancer" returned 4935 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

When to Combine Endocrine Therapy With a New Agent for Hormone Receptor-Positive Metastatic Breast Cancer in Postmenopausal Women.
 

Author(s): Andrew D Seidman

Journal: Oncology (Williston Park, N.Y.). 2016 Mar;30(3):224-8.

 

Last Updated: 17 Mar 2016

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The terms "Metastatic cancer" returned 475 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Management of Metastatic HER2-Positive Breast Cancer: Where Are We and Where Do We Go From Here?
 

Author(s): Cesar Augusto Santa-Maria, Lauren Nye, Martin B Mutonga, Sarika Jain, William J Gradishar

Journal: Oncology (Williston Park, N.Y.). 2016 Feb;30(2):148-55.

 

Human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2)/neu-positive breast cancer has changed from being an aggressive disease with a poor prognosis to a disease that is highly treatable, with prolonged survival possible even in patients with metastatic disease. A better understanding of ...

Last Updated: 19 Feb 2016

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Neoadjuvant Treatment for Surgically Resectable Metastatic Colorectal Cancer.
 

Author(s): Marwan Al-Hajeili, John L Marshall, Brandon G Smaglo

Journal: Oncology (Williston Park, N.Y.). 2016 Jan;30(1):10-6.

 

The curative surgical resection of metastatic disease in patients with stage IV colorectal cancer with a limited tumor burden is standard of care. However, the role for neoadjuvant medical therapy and the ideal composition of that therapy are not established. Several neoadjuvant medical ...

Last Updated: 21 Jan 2016

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Addition of docetaxel or bisphosphonates to standard of care in men with localised or metastatic, hormone-sensitive prostate cancer: a systematic review and meta-analyses of aggregate data.
 

Author(s): Claire L Vale, Sarah Burdett, Larysa H M Rydzewska, Laurence Albiges, Noel W Clarke, David Fisher, Karim Fizazi, Gwenaelle Gravis, Nicholas D James, Malcolm D Mason, Mahesh K B Parmar, Christopher J Sweeney, Matthew R Sydes, Bertrand Tombal, Jayne F Tierney,

Journal: Lancet Oncol.. 2016 Feb;17(2):243-56.

 

Results from large randomised controlled trials combining docetaxel or bisphosphonates with standard of care in hormone-sensitive prostate cancer have emerged. In order to investigate the effects of these therapies and to respond to emerging evidence, we aimed to systematically review ...

Last Updated: 12 Feb 2016

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Last Updated: 14 Oct 2015

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Last Updated: 22 Apr 2016

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Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS) for Multiple CNS Mets
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Metastatic Cancer; Brain Metastases

 

Last Updated: 2 Oct 2015

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