Cancer Patient

A person who receives medical care for the purpose of treating, diagnosing or preventing cancer.
National Institutes of Health

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1935-2018
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2016
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2016
The use of biomarkers for prostate cancer screening, diagnosis and prognosis has the potential to improve the clinical management… (More)
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2015
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2015
Human cancers, including breast cancers, comprise clones differing in mutation content. Clones evolve dynamically in space and… (More)
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2013
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2013
A posteriori evidence suggests that radiotherapy to a targeted tumor can elicit an immune-mediated abscopal (ab-scopus, away from… (More)
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2010
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2010
Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related mortality worldwide, with non-small-cell lung carcinomas in smokers being the… (More)
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2007
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2007
PURPOSE Religion and spirituality play a role in coping with illness for many cancer patients. This study examined religiousness… (More)
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2005
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2005
Given the number of new cancer cases diagnosed each year and the increases in survival rates, the importance of having a… (More)
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2004
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2004
Standard adult cancer patients populations are derived in this paper as a tool for the calculation of age-standardised cancer… (More)
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2000
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2000
OBJECTIVE To assess survival in cancer patients admitted to an intensive care unit (ICU) with respect to the nature of malignancy… (More)
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1996
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1996
BACKGROUND Monitoring patient survival, a practice routinely employed by many cancer registries, is an essential component of the… (More)
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1979
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1979
In answer to a questionnaire administered in 1961, 90% of responding physicians indicated a preference for not telling a cancer… (More)
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