• MARCH 14, 2019
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    FDA Takes New Steps To Broaden Patient Participation In Cancer Clinical Trials

    FDA Takes New Steps To Broaden Patient Participation In Cancer Clinical Trials

    “Some cancers are now being referred to as chronic diseases due to the advent of new cancer treatments.  In turn, this means we need to re-evaluate generic protocol inclusion/exclusion criteria. As you may know, inclusion/exclusion criteria are some of the rules by which patients are accepted into or excluded from a clinical trial. Improvements like

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    • DECEMBER 8, 2015
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    Former President Jimmy Carter Is In Remission

    We were all thrilled to learn of the complete remission from malignant melanoma and brain metastases that former president Jimmy Carter has achieved. It is indeed a miracle, but a miracle of modern medical science that is available to our patients here in Queens. In addition to targeted radiotherapy he received a drug called pembrolizumab,

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