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Latest Hematology & Oncology News

Financial Incentives Do Not Boost Use of At-Home CRC Screening Tests

Financial incentives do not increase response rates among patients mailed at-home colorectal cancer screening tests, according to a study published online March 22 in JAMA Network Open.

Morbidity Low With Focal Laser Ablation of Prostate Cancer

Focal laser ablation of low- to intermediate-risk prostate cancer is associated with low morbidity and good oncologic outcomes, according to a study published in the March issue of the Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology.

Population Mortality Affects Long-Term Follow-Up of AlloHCT

For older patients undergoing allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation, a considerable part of total nonrelapse mortality is attributable to population mortality, according to a study recently published in Leukemia.

Over-the-Counter Meds Save Health Care System Money

On average, each dollar spent on over-the-counter medicines saves the U.S. health care system $7.20, totaling nearly $146 billion in annual savings, according to a report released March 18 by the Consumer Healthcare Products Association.