August 2020

Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors Making Strides in Outcomes of Patients With Small Cell Lung Cancer

September 07, 2020

Directions in Pharmacy

In a virtual symposium titled Clinical Updates in Extensive-Disease Small Cell Lung Cancer: A Primer for Pharmacists Caring for Patients, 2 expert speakers discussed pivotal changes in the treatment landscape for small cell lung cancer.

Managing Oral Oncolytics During the COVID-19 Pandemic

September 04, 2020

Directions in Pharmacy

In a Pharmacy Times® webcast, Katie Culos, PharmD, BCOP, a specialist in cellular therapy and hematology discussed with Katherine Lin, PharmD, BCPS, BCOP the many policies and procedures that have been implemented during the COVID-19 pandemic by providers for cancer care.

Stability of Rare TP53 Comutations in Patients With AML

September 01, 2020

Directions in Pharmacy

Current advances in the analysis of the mutational status of different genes are providing investigators insights into new treatment pathways that can improve outcomes for patients.

Breast Cancer Armamentarium Offers New Options for Patients

August 25, 2020

Directions in Pharmacy

Most women with breast cancer receive treatment post surgery, such as chemotherapy, hormone therapy, and radiation. Targeted therapy is useful against cancers that have spread to distant parts of the body.

Adversity: The Mother of Invention

August 22, 2020

Directions in Pharmacy

By their training, pharmacists are natural problem solvers, and our education has taught us how to use resources to find an answer and often a solution. The world is waiting for a pharmaceutical solution to coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).