Entries by Alejandro Quetzeri

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Sweden Leads The Way In Monitoring Low-Risk Prostate Cancer Through Active Surveillance

  On November 17th, specialists from the Netherlands, the United Kingdom, and Michigan discussed their methods for achieving very high levels of active monitoring during a webinar hosted by the Active Surveillance Coalition.   Although active surveillance has been shown to prevent prostate cancer overtreatment, most nations still neglect it. According to American models, cost-effective […]

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Impact of Race & Ethnicity on Cancer Treatment and Outcomes

AA patients are more comfortable working with providers of the same race. Still, only about 3% of US oncologists are Black, reducing participation during medical visits. Providers believed AAs care could be improved by increasing cultural sensitivity through education and training initiatives and increasing staff diversity. A recent study indicated a need to develop new […]