The Journal of Clinical Oncology (JCO) serves its readers as the single most credible, authoritative resource for disseminating significant clinical oncology research. Usually presented in conjunction with an original report and an editorial published on www.jco.org, the JCO podcasts enable readers to stay current on the latest research while placing the results into a clinically useful context.
The Pathologist, the Surgeon, and the Rare Phyllodes Tumor
This multi-institutional study highlights the heterogeneity of Phyllodes tumors of the breast and the importance of accurate pathology assessment and individualized surgical approaches.
Cancer Surgery in COVID-19-Free Facilities
In this study of cancer operations conducted during the pandemic, rates of pulmonary complications and SARS-COV-2 nosocomial infections were compared between patients operated on in COVID-19-free facilities and those operated on in non-segregated facilities. Because lower rates of pulmonary complications and nosocomial SARS-COV-2 infection were observed in COVID-free facilities, the authors propose a restructuring of surgical facilities and pathways for cancer patients during the pandemic.
Finding a Needle in a Haystack of Mutations: Using Whole Genome Sequencing to Identify Patients with Low-Risk Myeloma
This podcast reviews the results of the whole genome sequencing study by Samur and colleagues that identified a genomic signature associated with superior survival in patients with newly diagnosed multiple myeloma.
Advancing Knowledge on the Use of Dexrazoxane in Children With Acute Myeloid Leukemia and Other Childhood Cancers
This podcast describes a study addressing the use of dexrazoxane as a cardioprotectant in a cohort of more than 1,000 pediatric acute myeloid leukemia patients.
Better Diet – Fewer Side Effects?
This podcast reviews the results of the observational study by Ladas and colleagues that found protective associations between dietary antioxidant intake and the occurrence of bacterial infections and mucositis.
Genetic Testing in Breast Cancer Patients: Striking the Balance Between Over Versus Undertesting
This podcast describes a study addressing the use of dexrazoxane as a cardioprotectant in a cohort of more than 1000 pediatric acute myeloid leukemia patients.
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I really want to like this podcast, but...
unfortunately, although the content is excellent, the delivery is awful. Most of the time the presenters just read the text of the podcast - very fast, in a monotonous voice. While as a written piece it could perhaps work, it doesn't work as an audio. I end up pausing and rewinding, and eventually giving up on learning and remembering. An audio lecture needs to be delivered at a slower pace, with fewer lists and numbers...