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The strain of caring for older people who have cancer

Assessing disagreements about health between older people who have cancer and their carers.

Alcohol consumption and breast cancer

Examining the causal biological links between alcohol intake and the development of breast...

Norwegian study finds many clinical oncologists do not correctly identify patient...

Clinicians' assessments could miss non-cancer related factors that affect prognosis

The risk factors associated with hospital renovations

Study looks at infection increase in patients with haematological malignancies cared for in...

Study looks to understand reluctance to engage in healthcare services in some black...

A joint Canadian and English study looked at the reluctance seen in some black men over...

Dirty air bigger health risk than medical scan radiation

The health risks from modern life such as air pollution and smoking are higher than low-...

Screening for cancer-related psychological distress reduces hospital admissions

Cancer-related psychological distress can contribute to additional mortality and morbidity,...

Pregnancy rates lower in cancer survivors than general population, study finds

Study suggests that fewer than one in 15 premenopausal women will preserve their fertility...

Misapprehension in patients prescribed palliative chemotherapy for metastatic cancer

Many patients who are prescribed palliative chemotherapy for metastatic cancer misconstrue...

Poor survival rate seen for cancer patients with delirium

Patients with advanced cancer who present at emergency departments with delirium have a poor...

Tall men ‘more at risk from aggressive prostate cancer’

Tall men are at greater risk of dying from aggressive prostate cancer, and the risk also...

New genes help identify testicular cancer risk

A new group of genes that may help identify men most at risk of testicular cancer has been...

New blood test could extend prostate cancer survival

A new three-in-one blood test could transform treatment of advanced prostate cancer by...

Improve cancer nurses’ pain screening and assessment practices through online

This Australian study examined the value of an online educational intervention on the...

Clinical relevance of thrombocytosis in primary care: a prospective cohort study

Study explores one year incidence of cancer in a community population

Impact of a decision aid on newly diagnosed prostate cancer patients'...

American researchers conducted a cross-sectional study on men with early stage prostate...

Radiotherapy associated with greater secondary malignancies risks in prostate cancer

Study shows overall hazard from external beam radiotherapy and brachytherapy remains low.

Systemic review of hyperbaric oxygen therapy for radiation-induced skin necrosis

Study finds that hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) reduced the symptom burden of patients...

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