cancer drug therapy

How to approach value in oncologyAn eye-opening study by Precision for Value assesses cancer value frameworks.
Innovative strategies help fight multiple myeloma: What every exec should knowAs new scientific advancements occur at the genetic and protein levels, more strategies have been developed to identify and combat multiple myeloma.
Obama’s precision medicine initiative: an updateThe precision medicine effort could dramatically change patient care, but will it be effective?
Pharmacy companies underinvest in cancer drugsPharmaceutical firms “underinvest” in long-term research to develop new cancer-fighting drugs because of the time and expense, according to a new study.
6 ways to avoid fluorouracil medication errors: ISMPThe Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP) is cautioning hospital pharmacists and other healthcare professionals about the intravenous cancer medication fluorouracil.
Faster FDA approvals lead to cancer drug boomThe Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is approving new drugs – especially those to treat cancer – at a near record pace this year.
Phase I clinical trials test new therapies for kids’ cancersEarly phase pediatric cancer trials offer hope to children whose cancer defies standard therapy.