Summary: Physicians specializing in MEDICAL ONCOLOGY or its sub-specialties of RADIATION ONCOLOGY or SURGICAL ONCOLOGY.

Top Publications

  1. Joly F, Guillot A, Vano Y, Spaeth D, Topart D, Roffet P, et al. [French national survey on incoming phone calls in oncology departments]. Bull Cancer. 2017;104:565-573 pubmed publisher
    ..Among 51 participating onco/radiotherapy departments, 86 % of specialists were oncologists or hematologists and 14 % radiation oncologists...
  2. Marshall D, Tringale K, Connor M, PUNGLIA R, Recht A, Hattangadi Gluth J. Nature of Medical Malpractice Claims Against Radiation Oncologists. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2017;98:21-30 pubmed publisher
    To examine characteristics of medical malpractice claims involving radiation oncologists closed during a 10-year period...
  3. Turner T, Dilley S, Smith H, Huh W, Modesitt S, Rose S, et al. The impact of physician burnout on clinical and academic productivity of gynecologic oncologists: A decision analysis. Gynecol Oncol. 2017;146:642-646 pubmed publisher
    ..Our objective was to estimate the impact of burnout on productivity of gynecologic oncologists during the first half of their career...
  4. Hughes K, Ambinder E, Hess G, Yu P, Bernstam E, Routbort M, et al. Identifying Health Information Technology Needs of Oncologists to Facilitate the Adoption of Genomic Medicine: Recommendations From the 2016 American Society of Clinical Oncology Omics and Precision Oncology Workshop. J Clin Oncol. 2017;35:3153-3159 pubmed publisher
    ..This approach was chosen both to facilitate the development of a useful app and to help ASCO and oncologists better understand the mechanics, difficulties, and gaps in genomic clinical decision support tool development...
  5. Solanki A, Martin B, Korpics M, Small C, Harkenrider M, Mitin T. Bladder-Preserving Therapy Patterns of Care: A Survey of US Radiation Oncologists. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2017;99:383-387 pubmed publisher
    ..We performed a survey to explore radiation oncologists' practice patterns...
  6. Krause S, Oldenburg M, Hallek M, Neubauer A. [Priorities of German Oncologists. Results of the "choosing wisely" survey of the German Society of Hematology and Medical Oncology (DGHO)]. Dtsch Med Wochenschr. 2017;142:e124-e130 pubmed publisher
    ..Jeder beteiligte Arzt kann hierzu beitragen. Strukturelle Verbesserungen in der Vergütung und Weiterbildung sind jedoch wünschenswert. ..
  7. Haque W, Verma V, Butler E, Teh B. Radical Cystectomy Versus Chemoradiation for Muscle-invasive Bladder Cancer: Impact of Treatment Facility and Sociodemographics. Anticancer Res. 2017;37:5603-5608 pubmed
  8. Duncan M, Deane J, White P, Ridge D, Roylance R, Korszun A, et al. A survey to determine usual care after cancer treatment within the United Kingdom national health service. BMC Cancer. 2017;17:186 pubmed publisher
    ..Provision of post-cancer treatment follow-up care is neither universal nor consistent in the NHS, nor does it address needs HCPs identified as most important. ..
  9. Enblom A. Patients' and physiotherapists' belief in and use of acupuncture for cancer-related symptoms. Acupunct Med. 2017;35:251-258 pubmed publisher
    ..Further studies of acupuncture for cancer-related symptoms and of the effect of patients' and clinicians' therapeutic relationships, including treatment expectations, would be welcome. ..

More Information


  1. Salama M, Woodruff T. Anticancer treatments and female fertility: clinical concerns and role of oncologists in oncofertility practice. Expert Rev Anticancer Ther. 2017;17:687-692 pubmed publisher
    ..more effective solutions should be provided to spread awareness and enhance communication between patients, oncologists and gynecologists...
  2. Abratt R, Eedes D, Bailey B, Salmon C, Govender Y, Oelofse I, et al. Audits of oncology units - an effective and pragmatic approach. S Afr Med J. 2017;107:493-496 pubmed publisher
    ..The survey findings show that the audit process and its self- assessment document meet the aims of being helpful and pragmatic. ..
  3. Koyfman S, Yom S. Clinical Research Ethics: Considerations for the Radiation Oncologist. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2017;99:259-264 pubmed publisher
    ..To produce the best research, adherence to the highest ethical standards should be pursued as an integral component of all radiation oncology research. ..
  4. Choi Y. Care Coordination and Transitions of Care. Med Clin North Am. 2017;101:1041-1051 pubmed publisher
    ..Improving these areas, along with survivorship care training and education, may lead to more effective care coordination and transitions in the future...