PET scan after induction chemotherapy can improve outcomes in patients with oesophageal cancer by enabling prompt switching of therapy in nonresponders, initial results of the phase II CALGB 80803 study have shown.
A prospective study conducted on 1,011 patients with stage III colon cancer reported that intake of long-chain omega-3 fatty acids and dark meat fish is associated with longer disease-free survival (DFS), especially in patients exhibiting moderate to high cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) expression in tumours.
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Use of mirabegron in the treatment of men with overactive bladder (OAB) appears to effectively alleviate urgency and storage symptoms, but not reduce the frequency of micturition episodes, according to data from the MIRACLE study.