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Endometrial cancer: An increasingly common gynecologic malignancy(Comments Off on Endometrial cancer: An increasingly common gynecologic malignancy)

July 1, 2018

Management of endometrial cancer, including risk factors such as genetics and obesity, are summarized.

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Using data to plan cancer prevention and screening activities

Studying behavioral risk factors are key in planning effective cancer prevention and screening programs.

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Strategically reversing the rising incidence of melanoma in younger patients

Strategies for preventing ultraviolet exposure in younger populations are explored.

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The impact of financial barriers on access to quality care in breast cancer

Eliminating financial barriers and improving access to care will improve the health of individuals with or at risk for breast cancer.

Figure 1. Health Information National Trends Survey (HINTS) mapping knowledge of lowering chances of colon cancer

Using the NCDB to explore trends in cancer

The inaugural “National Cancer Database (NCDB) cancer bytes” column describes how the database will be used to summarize emerging trends in cancer care.

   

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