As experts in their respective fields, West Cancer Center physicians and researchers represent a unique ability to consistently reconcile clinical care and scientific innovation – a dual approach that provides patients with access to cutting-edge treatment and care. Our physicians and researchers collaborate with their peers and colleagues, sharing their findings through numerous scientific abstracts, publications, and presentations throughout the year.
Recent Publications and Presentations
Lee S. Schwartzberg, MD, FACP: Safety and efficacy of rolapitant for prevention of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting after administration of moderately emetogenic chemotherapy or anthracycline and cyclophosphamide regimens in patients with cancer: a randomised, active-controlled, double-blind, phase 3 trial.
Benny Weksler, MD, and Jennifer Sullivan, MD: Racial and Ethnic Differences in Lung Cancer Surgical Stage: An STS Database Study.
Noam A. VanderWalde, MD: Effectiveness of Chemoradiation for Head and Neck Cancer in an Older Patient Population
Meiyun Fan, PhD, and Larry Pfeffer, PhD: Systematic analysis of metastasis-associated genes identifies miR- 17-5p as a metastatic suppressor of basal-like breast cancer
Lee S. Schwartzberg, MD: PEAK: a randomized, multicenter phase II study of panitumumab plus modified fluorouracil, leucovorin, and oxaliplatin (mFOLFOX6) or bevacizumab plus mFOLFOX6 in patients with previously untreated, unresectable, wild-type KRAS exon 2 metastatic colorectal cancer