Investigators examined the effectiveness of diagnosing skin cancer by teledermatology and face-to-face interaction.
For patients with multiple actinic keratosis lesions on the head, 5 percent fluorouracil cream is the most effective treatment.
Ablative fractional laser-assisted photodynamic therapy may be effective in treating patients with high-grade actinic keratosis.
Researchers sought to assess the efficacy and tolerability of adding photodynamic therapy to topical interventions in patients with actinic keratoses.
For patients with advanced Merkel cell carcinoma (aMCC), pembrolizumab is associated with durable tumor control and favorable overall survival.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration took steps to tighten regulation of over-the-counter sunscreen products.
Factors positively associated with MIR included dermatologist density, percent of the population that is non-Hispanic white, and average household income.
Structural and clinical barriers prevent most cancer patients from participating in clinical trials.
Country-specific norms have been established for the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) questionnaire to measure the self-reported quality of life of cancer patients.
Cancer survivors carry greater financial burdens related to medical debt payments and bills versus patients without a cancer history, and younger survivors face the greatest hardships.