Journal of oncology pharmacy practice : official publication of the International Society of Oncology Pharmacy Practitioners
Guichard N, Bonnabry P, Rudaz S, Fleury-Souverain S.
J Oncol Pharm Pract. 2017 Jan 01;1078155217732629. doi: 10.1177/1078155217732629. Epub 2017 Jan 01.
Purpose Ganciclovir is increasingly provided by hospital pharmacy production unit in a ready-to-use form, in order to improve the safety of healthcare workers and the efficiency of the organisation. The objective of this study was to develop a stability-indicating...
Van Nuffel AM, Sukhatme V, Pantziarka P, Meheus L, Sukhatme VP, Bouche G.
Ecancermedicalscience. 2015 Feb 24;9:513. doi: 10.3332/ecancer.2015.513. eCollection 2015.
Clarithromycin (CAM) is a well-known macrolide antibiotic available as a generic drug. CAM is traditionally used for many types of bacterial infections, treatment of Lyme disease and eradication of gastric infection with Helicobacter pylori. Extensive preclinical and clinical data...
Kintzel PE, VanDyke TH, Athmann PW, Mills LB, Bonter MP, Bremer MW, Dougherty ML, Foster RW, Knight SK, Slot MG, Steinmetz-Malato LL.
Hosp Pharm. 2014 Dec;49(11):1039-43. doi: 10.1310/hjp4911-1039.
PURPOSE: To determine whether a process change impacted the proportion of orders for single-agent, high-dose methotrexate entered by chemotherapy pharmacists instead of general pharmacy staff. Coordination of antiemetic premedication and leucovorin rescue with the new method of order entry...
Hansen RN, Ramsey SD, Lalla D, Masaquel A, Kamath T, Brammer M, Hurvitz SA, Sullivan SD.
Springerplus. 2014 May 21;3:259. doi: 10.1186/2193-1801-3-259. eCollection 2014.
PURPOSE: We sought to compare the economic impact of treatment-related adverse events (AEs) in patients with metastatic breast cancer (mBC) using taxane- or capecitabine-based treatment regimens as either first- or second-line (FL or SL) therapy in the US.METHODS: We...
Korean journal of urology
Lee JW, Hong HM, Kwon DD, Pae HO, Jeong HJ.
Korean J Urol. 2010 Dec;51(12):870-8. doi: 10.4111/kju.2010.51.12.870. Epub 2010 Dec 21.
PURPOSE: Curcumin (Cur) has been reported to induce apoptosis in human renal carcinoma Caki cells. Dimethoxycurcumin (DMC), one of several synthetic Cur analogues, has been reported to have increased metabolic stability over Cur. We determined whether DMC, like Cur,...
Sessink PJ, Trahan J, Coyne JW.
Hosp Pharm. 2013 Mar;48(3):204-12. doi: 10.1310/hpj4803-204.
PURPOSE: In a follow-up to a previous study, surface contamination with the antineoplastic drug cyclophosphamide was compared in 30 US hospital pharmacies from 2004 to 2010 following preparation with standard drug preparation techniques or the PhaSeal closed system drug...
Molecular and clinical oncology
Kurimoto T, Kondo A, Ogino I, Fujimura J, Arakawa A, Arai H, Shimizu T.
Mol Clin Oncol. 2017 Dec;7(6):1107-1111. doi: 10.3892/mco.2017.1431. Epub 2017 Sep 29.
Medulloblastoma is a highly malignant brain tumor that predominately affects children and requires multimodal treatment, including chemotherapy with alkylating agents. O
Journal of breast cancer
Rubovszky G, Horváth Z.
J Breast Cancer. 2017 Jun;20(2):119-131. doi: 10.4048/jbc.2017.20.2.119. Epub 2017 Jun 26.
In the last few decades, neoadjuvant therapy for breast cancer has gained considerable therapeutic importance. Despite extensive clinical investigations, it has not yet been clarified whether neoadjuvant therapy would result in improved survival in comparison with the standard adjuvant...
Asian Pacific journal of tropical medicine
Ramos AA, Prata-Sena M, Castro-Carvalho B, Dethoup T, Buttachon S, Kijjoa A, Rocha E.
Asian Pac J Trop Med. 2015 Oct;8(10):798-806. doi: 10.1016/j.apjtm.2015.09.005. Epub 2015 Sep 25.
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the in vitro anticancer activity of crude ethyl acetate extracts of the culture of four marine-derived fungi Aspergillus similanensis KUFA 0013 (E1), Neosartorya paulistensis KUFC 7897 (E2), Neosartorya siamensis KUFA 0017 (E4) and Talaromyces trachyspermus KUFC...
Journal of clinical medicine
Leite Cavalcanti A, José de Macêdo D, Suely Barros Dantas F, Dos Santos Menezes K, Filipe Bezerra Silva D, Alves de Melo Junior W, Fabia Cabral Cavalcanti A.
J Clin Med. 2018 Apr 24;7(5). doi: 10.3390/jcm7050090.
Low-level laser therapy has been widely used in treating many conditions, including oral mucositis. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the occurrence of oral mucositis in patients undergoing antineoplastic therapy submitted to preventive and therapeutic treatment with...
International journal of women's dermatology
Huynh Dagher S, Blom A, Chabanol H, Funck-Brentano E.
Int J Womens Dermatol. 2021 Sep 28;7(5):615-624. doi: 10.1016/j.ijwd.2021.09.009. eCollection 2021 Dec.
With the development of molecular targeted therapies, a wide array of dermatologic toxicities is appearing. Their prevention, recognition, and management by dermatologists is critical to ensure antineoplastic treatment continuation. The objective of this study was to provide a literature...
European journal of oncology nursing : the official journal of European Oncology Nursing Society
On J, Park HA, Yoo S.
Eur J Oncol Nurs. 2021 Nov 20;56:102066. doi: 10.1016/j.ejon.2021.102066. Epub 2021 Nov 20.
PURPOSE: Chemotherapy-induced adverse drug reactions (ADRs) are common and diverse, and not only affect changes or interruptions to treatment schedules, but also negatively affect the patient's quality of life. This study aimed to predict eight chemotherapy-induced ADRs based on...