Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology

Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology is an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal that focuses on all aspects of cancer research and treatment, in addition to related genetic, pathophysiological and epidemiological topics. Of particular but not exclusive importance are molecular biology, clinical interventions, controlled trials, therapeutics, pharmacology and drug delivery, and techniques of cancer surgery. The journal welcomes unsolicited article proposals. All articles are listed on PubMed and are freely available via PubMed Central.

Editor in Chief: Dr. William Chi-shing Cho

ISSN: 1179-5549

Processing Speed: High quality, constructive peer review and rapid editorial decision within an average of four weeks.

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Opioid-Induced Constipation in Advanced Illness: Safety and Efficacy of Methylnaltrexone Bromide
S. Bader, K. Jaroslawski, H.E. Blum and G. Becker
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2011:5 201-211
Review | Published on 14 Jul 2011

Moving on up: Second-Line Agents as Initial Treatment for Newly-Diagnosed Patients with Chronic Phase CML
Marie P. Shieh, Masato Mitsuhashi and Michael Lilly
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2011:5 185-199
Review | Published on 23 Jun 2011 | Editor in Chief endorsed

A Case of Late-Onset Gemcitabine Lung Toxicity
Amanda M. Sherrod, Adam Brufsky and Shannon Puhalla
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2011:5 171-176
Case report | Published on 29 May 2011

Gemcitabine: Efficacy in the Treatment of Advanced Stage Nonsquamous Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Hidetoshi Hayashi, Takayasu Kurata and Kazuhiko Nakagawa
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2011:5 177-184
Review | Published on 29 May 2011

Clinical Development of Cabazitaxel for the Treatment of Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer
Che-Kai Tsao, Sonia Seng, William K. Oh and Matthew D. Galsky
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2011:5 163-169
Review | Published on 24 May 2011

Neonatal Systemic Juvenile Xanthogranuloma with an Ominous Presentation and Successful Treatment
Rong Fan and Jihong Sun
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2011:5 157-161
Case report | Published on 22 May 2011

Bendamustine: Safety and Efficacy in the Management of Indolent Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma
Nishant Tageja
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2011:5 145-156
Review | Published on 18 May 2011

Safety and Efficacy of Vinorelbine in the Treatment of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Bryan A. Faller and Trailokya N. Pandit
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2011:5 131-144
Review | Published on 10 May 2011

Bevacizumab for the Treatment of Recurrent Glioblastoma
Marc C. Chamberlain
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2011:5 117-129
Review | Published on 02 May 2011

Systemic Therapy for Elderly Patients with Gastrointestinal Cancer
Joleen M. Hubbard, Axel Grothey and Daniel J. Sargent
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2011:5 89-99
Review | Published on 25 Apr 2011

The Role of T Lymphocytes in Cancer Patients Undergoing Immunotherapy with Autologous Dendritic Cells
Cláudia M. Rodrigues, Bruna F. Matias, Eddie F.C. Murta and Márcia A. Michelin
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2011:5 107-115
Original Research | Published on 25 Apr 2011

Rapid Increase of the Serum PSA Level in Response to High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound Therapy may be a Potential Indicator of Biochemical Recurrence of Low- and Intermediate-Risk Prostate Cancer
Teruo Inamoto, Kazumasa Komura, Toshikazu Watsuji and Haruhito Azuma
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2011:5 101-106
Original Research | Published on 19 Apr 2011

A Case of Metastatic Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma Complicated by Resistant Hypercalcemia
Muhammad J. Popalzai, Nelly Aoun, Walid Baz, Mervat Mourad, Frank Forte and Philip Friscia
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2011:5 83-87
Case report | Published on 17 Apr 2011

Relationship Between Plasma Glucose Levels and Malignant Uterine Cervical Neoplasias
Rosekeila Simões Nomelini, Adriano Souza Lima Neto, Kalebe Alexandre Capuci, Beatriz Martins Tavares Murta and Eddie Fernando Candido Murta
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2011:5 77-82
Original Research | Published on 06 Apr 2011

The Combined Influence of Oral Contraceptives and Human Papillomavirus Virus on Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Jimmy T. Efird, Amanda E. Toland, C. Suzanne Lea and Christopher J. Phillips
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2011:5 55-75
Review | Published on 27 Mar 2011

The Emerging Role of Ofatumumab in the Treatment of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Chadi Nabhan and Neil E. Kay
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2011:5 45-53
Review | Published on 24 Mar 2011

Trabectedin: Safety and Efficacy in the Treatment of Advanced Sarcoma
Csaba Gajdos and Anthony Elias
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2011:5 35-43
Review | Published on 16 Mar 2011

Review of the Management of Relapsed Small-Cell Lung Cancer with Amrubicin Hydrochloride
Tatsuo Kimura, Shinzoh Kudoh and Kazuto Hirata
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2011:5 23-34
Review | Published on 03 Mar 2011

Achievement of Three Year Remission with Bevacizumab and Irinotecan in Recurrent Glioblastoma Multiforme: A Case Report
Abhirami Vivekanandarajah, Balakumar Krishnarasa, Mervat Mourad, Nelly Aoun and Marcel Odaimi
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2011:5 15-21
Case report | Published on 14 Feb 2011

Life after Breast Cancer: Dealing with Lymphoedema
Esther Uña Cidón, Christian Perea and Francisco López-Lara
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2011:5 9-14
Original Research | Published on 07 Feb 2011

The Use of Patient Navigators to Improve Cancer Care for Hispanic Patients
Loreley Robie, Daniela Alexandru and Daniela A Bota
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2011:5 1-7
Consise Review | Published on 02 Feb 2011

Early Detection of t(8;21) Chromosomal Translocations During Treatment of PML-RARA Positive Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia: A Case Study
Walter Kleine Neto, Mariana Serpa, Sabri Saeed Sanabani, Patricia Torres Bueno, Elvira Deolinda Rodrigues Pereira Velloso, Pedro Enrique Dorlhiac-Llacer and Israel Bendit
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2010:4 163-170
Case report | Published on 20 Dec 2010

Efficacy and Tolerability after Unusually Low Doses of Dasatinib in Chronic Myeloid Leukemia Patients Intolerant to Standard-Dose Dasatinib Therapy
Mariana Serpa, Sabri S. Sanabani, Israel Bendit, Fernanda Seguro, Flávia Xavier, Cláudia Bitti Barroso, Monika Conchon and Pedro Enrique Dorlhiac-Llacer
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2010:4 155-162
Case report | Published on 19 Dec 2010

Renal Cell Carcinoma: Focus on Safety and Efficacy of Temsirolimus
Julien Hadoux, Stephane Vignot and Thibault De La Motte Rouge
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2010:4 143-154
Review | Published on 19 Dec 2010

Nelarabine in the Treatment of Refractory T-Cell Malignancies
Andrew M. Roecker, Amy Stockert and David F. Kisor
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2010:4 133-141
Review | Published on 01 Dec 2010

Basal Cell Adenocarcinoma in the Tongue: An Unusual Presentation
Geetanjali Gupta, Reecha Singh, Kathirvelu Shanmugasamy, Dhananjay S. Kotasthane and Vaishali D. Kotasthane
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2010:4 127-131
Case Report | Published on 21 Nov 2010

Combination of IFN-α/Gm-CSF as a Maintenance Therapy for Multiple Myeloma Patients After Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation (ASCT): A Prospective Phase II Study
Donya Salmasinia, Myron Chang, John R. Wingard, Wei Hou and Jan S. Moreb
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2010:4 117-125
Original Research | Published on 16 Nov 2010

Paclitaxel as Neoadjuvant Therapy for High Grade Angiosarcoma of the Spleen: a Brief Report and Literature Review
Bhanu Vakkalanka and Mohammed Milhem
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2010:4 107-110

Case Report | Published on 12 Oct 2010

Pilot Study of a Clinical Pathway Implementation in Rectal Cancer
Esther Uña and Francisco López-Lara
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2010:4 111-115
Original Research | Published on 12 Oct 2010

Pazopanib for the Treatment of Patients with Advanced Renal Cell Carcinoma
Joshua M. Lang and Michael R. Harrison
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2010:4 95-105
Review | Published on 01 Oct 2010

High Dose Rate Brachytherapy in the Treatment of Cervical Cancer: Preliminary Experience with Cobalt 60 Radionuclide Source—A Prospective Study

Atara Ntekim, Adeniyi Adenipekun, Bidemi Akinlade and Oladapo Campbell

Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2010:4 89-94
Original Research | Published on 19 Aug 2010

Early Diagnosis of Invasive Aspergillosis in Neutropenic Patients. Comparison between Serum Galactomannan and Polymerase Chain Reaction
Rodrigo Lopes da Silva, Patrícia Ribeiro, Natacha Abreu, Teresa Ferreira, Teresa Fernandes, Alexandra Monteiro, Fátima Costa, Joana Caldas, Madalena Silva, Luísa Carande, Gilda Ferreira, António Conduto, Ernesto Cruz, Maria Henrique Sousa, António Silva Rodrigues, Isabel Costa, Joana Veiga and Aida Botelho de Sousa
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2010:4 81-88
Short Report | Published on 27 Jul 2010

Trends in Cancer Immunotherapy
Joseph F. Murphy
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2010:4 67-80
Review | Published on 14 Jul 2010

CD4 Count and Anti Retroviral Therapy for HIV Positive Patients with Cancer in Nigeria - A Pilot Study
Atara I. Ntekim and Ayo. M. Folasire
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2010:4 61-66

Original Research | Published on 07 Jul 2010

The Challenge of Metastatic Colorectal Cancer
Esther Uña Cidón
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2010:4 55-60
Commentary | Published on 18 Jun 2010

Treatment Options in Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma:  Focus on mTOR Inhibitors
Sumanta Kumar Pal and Robert A. Figlin
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2010:4 43-53
Review | Published on 09 Jun 2010

Melatonin, a Promising Role in Taxane-Related Neuropathy
Z. Nahleh, J. Pruemer, J. Lafollette and S. Sweany
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2010:4 35-41
Short Report | Published on 28 Apr 2010

Classical and Novel Prognostic Markers for Breast Cancer and their Clinical Significance
Pankaj Taneja, Dejan Maglic, Fumitake Kai, Sinan Zhu, Robert D. Kendig, Elizabeth A. Fry and Kazushi Inoue
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2010:4 15-34
Review | Published on 20 Apr 2010

Hemorrhagic Cystitis in a Patient Receiving Docetaxel for Prostate Cancer
A.I. Ntekim and A. Ajekigbe
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2010:4 11-13
Case Report | Published on 15 Apr 2010

A Phase II Study of S-1 Monotherapy as a First-line Combination Therapy of S-1 Plus Cisplatin as a Second-line Therapy, and Weekly Paclitaxel Monotherapy as a Third-line Therapy in Patients with Advanced Gastric Carcinoma: A Second Report
Yasushi Rino, Norio Yukawa, Hitoshi Murakami, Nobuyuki Wada, Roppei Yamada, Tsutomu Hayashi, Tsutomu Sato, Takashi Ohshima, Munetaka Masuda and Toshio Imada
Clinical Medicine Insights: Oncology 2010:4 1-10
Original Research | Published on 24 Mar 2010

Adjuvant Gemcitabine-Oxaliplatin (GEMOX) after Curative Surgery in High-risk Patients with Cholangiocarcinoma
Bernard Paule, Paola Andreani, Marie-Pierre Bralet, Catherine Guettier, René Adam, Denis Castaing and Daniel Azoulay
Clinical Medicine: Oncology 2009:3 121-126
Original Research | Published on 18 Dec 2009

Adjuvant Chemotherapy for Patients with Stage III Colon Cancer: Results from a CDC-NPCR Patterns of Care Study
Rosemary D. Cress, Susan A. Sabatino, Xiao-Cheng Wu, Maria J. Schymura, Randi Rycroft, Erik Stuckart, John Fulton and Tiefu Shen. Manuscript written on behalf of the Patterns of Care (PoC1) study group
Clinical Medicine: Oncology 2009:3 107-119
Original Research | Published on 24 Nov 2009

The Metastasectomy and Timing of Pulmonary Metastases on the Outcome of Osteosarcoma Patients
Yu-Min Huang, Chun-Han Hou, Sheng-Mou Hou and Rong-Sen Yang
Clinical Medicine: Oncology 2009:3 99-105
Review | Published on 14 Sep 2009

A Commentary on “Risk Factors for Renal Cell Cancer in a Japanese Population”
Esther Uña Cidon
Clinical Medicine: Oncology 2009:3 87-90
Commentary | Published on 14 Aug 2009

Gastric Adenocarcinoma: Is Computed Tomography (CT) Useful in Preoperative Staging?
Esther Uña Cidón and Isabel Jiménez Cuenca
Clinical Medicine: Oncology 2009:3 91-97
Original Research | Published on 12 Aug 2009

Genomic Heterogeneity of Breast Tumor Pathogenesis
Rachel E. Ellsworth, Jeffrey A. Hooke, Craig D. Shriver and Darrell L. Ellsworth
Clinical Medicine: Oncology 2009:3 77-85
Review | Published on 29 Jul 2009

Risk Factors for Renal Cell Cancer in a Japanese Population
Masakazu Washio and Mitsuru Mori
Clinical Medicine: Oncology 2009:3 71-75

Review | Published on 15 Jun 2009

Treatment of Advanced Non Small Cell Lung Cancer in Routine Care: A Retrospective Analysis of 212 Consecutive Patients Treated in a Community Based Oncology Group Practice
Hubert Koeppler, Jochen Heymanns, Joerg Thomalla, Kristina Kleboth, Ulrike Mergenthaler and Rudolf Weide
Clinical Medicine: Oncology 2009:3 63-70
Original Research | Published on 01 May 2009

Photodynamic Diagnosis For Superficial Bladder Cancer: do All Risk-Groups Profit Equally From Oncological and Economic Long-Term Results?
Wolfgang Otto, Maximilian Burger, Hans-Martin Fritsche, Andreas Blana, Wolfgang Roessler, Ruth Knuechel, Wolf F. Wieland and Stefan Denzinger
Clinical Medicine: Oncology 2009:3 53-58
Original Research | Published on 30 Apr 2009

Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration (EUS-FNA) Diagnosis of Recurrent Anal Cancer After Chemoradiation and Negative Forceps Biopsies: A Case Report
Julia LeBlanc and Pradermchai Kongkam
Clinical Medicine: Oncology 2009:3 59-62
Case Report | Published on 28 Apr 2009

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