The National Comprehensive Cancer Network has published updates to their guidelines for acute lymphoblastic leukemia, which include new treatment options for Ph-positive, Ph-negative, and relapsed or refractory disease.READ MORE

From The Journal

Researchers identified critical educational gaps that need to be addressed by manufacturers and policymakers in order for biosimilars to achieve their potential for lowering the cost of cancer care in the United States. READ MORE
From February 16-17, the American Society of Clinical Oncology will feature its Cancer Survivorship Symposium in Orlando, Florida. The meeting will provide information about survivorship issues that both oncologists and primary care physicians are faced with throughout the cancer care continuum. READ MORE
To better understand how clinical pathways are developed and executed in cardiovascular care, Journal of Clinical Pathways spoke with researchers from University of Chicago Medicine (Chicago, IL), who developed a multifaceted Acutely Decompensated Heart Failure Clinical Pathway program to reduce inpatient readmission rates. READ MORE
While clinical pathways have been narrowly focused historically, steps can and should be taken by providers and stakeholders to ensure that patients and their individual preferences are adequately represented in pathway development. READ MORE