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Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Hematology & Oncology for November 2018. This roundup includes...
Tablets tainted with N-nitrosodiethylamine, a suspected human carcinogen
Phlebotomy and hydroxyurea tied to improved survival, lower risk for thrombosis in older patients
Drug targets solid tumors with NTRK gene fusion without a known acquired resistance mutation
App can cut both severity of advanced cancer patients' reported pain and hospital admissions
Greatest shift to cancer as leading cause of death seen in highest-income counties in United States
Efforts needed in implementing routine assessments of needs, facilitating personalized referrals
Second study shows no significant results for vitamin D supplementation versus placebo
In addition to health care factors, issues outside of treatment may affect cancer death rates
Latino generation linked to cancer mortality risk after adjustment for education, lifestyle factors, illness