The following reports were chosen because of their relevance to patients during and after cancer treatment. These presentations were made at the 55th annual meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) in Atlanta, Georgia.
Nov 5, 2014
Lung cancer screening exams rarely ordered; docs who know guidelines more likely to order LDCT
For patients not diagnosed with cancer, median diagnostic cost ~28-fold higher with biopsy
Sep 19, 2014
Recommendations indicate treatment options that should be discussed before being prescribed