Personalised medicine: a note of caution

1 September 2012 0

Tailoring a patient’s treatment to the particular biology of their cancer holds out the enticing prospect of avoiding over-treatment and reducing unnecessary toxicity. But delivering the right option for the right patient at the right [more]


Number 50

1 September 2012 0

Selected reports edited by Janet Fricker Preoperative chemoradio-therapy improves survival in oesophageal cancer => New England Journal of Medicine Preoperative chemoradiotherapy improves survival among patients with potentially curable oesophageal or oesophagogastric-junction cancers, a phase III [more]

My World

Ruth Conroy is a specialist registrar in clinical oncology at the Christie Hospital in Manchester, UK. She came first out of a class of 62 young oncologists from 28 countries in the learning assessment test [more]