• JULY 31, 2015
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    Clinical Trials Should Have A Category For The Elderly

    QMA physicians keep the patient’s individual situation in mind when prescribing chemotherapy or immune-therapy. Certain calculations are part of prescribing an effective dose of medication – the patient’s total surface area, age, and general health. These considerations help patients tolerate treatment with fewer side effects. Clinical trials do not typically account for these factors when

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    • JULY 10, 2015
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    July Is Bladder Cancer Awareness Month

    July is Bladder Cancer Awareness Month! Bladder cancer occurs predominantly in elderly men and less frequently in women and younger men. Many bladder cancers are thought to be caused by exposure to cancer-causing agents that pass through the urine and come into contact with the bladder lining. The most important risk factor for bladder cancer

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