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For Stage 4 Stomach Cancer Old Drugs May Be Better
By Robert A. Nagourney, MD
The accelerating pace of scientific discovery, profusion of genetic advances and explosion of big data has led to a sense that the cure for all disease is at hand. Every day we are offered the opportunity to explore our genetic heredity,...
Practicing Clinical Oncologists to the Rescue
By Robert A. Nagourney, MD
Cancer patients and their physicians can find themselves at the wrong end of many scientific discoveries. For example, the drug...
Every Cancer Patient Outcome is Important - Stage 4 Stomach Cancer
By Robert A. Nagourney, MD
Clinical oncologists can be divided into different camps. There are those who see patient outcomes as a means-to-an-end. Each...
Cure the Curable, Treat the Treatable and Avoid Futile Care
By Robert A. Nagourney, MD
During my interview with Jeff Michaels on the March 28, 5:00 P.M. Fox News, we explored the themes of my current book,...
There is More to GI Cancer Care Than FOLFOX - Duodenum Cancer Success
By Robert A. Nagourney, MD
Several months ago, I was introduced to a 58-year-old gentleman with a very bad diagnosis — a bout of gastrointestinal bleeding...

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