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Medicare Decides To Pay For Provenge, Leaving The Battle ...

... that no longer responds to hormone treatments and is essentially asymptomatic. ...
for all the wrong reasons: very advanced symptomatic disease all ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2011/03/30/medicare-decides-to-pay-for-provenge-leaving-the-battle-over-cost-and-value-to-be-fought-another-day.aspx

Prostate Cancer Early Detection: Update 2010

... symptomatic men (ie as diagnostic tests) Screening for prostate cancer in
asymptomatic men is much more controversial Tests for Prostate Cancer ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/documents/document/acspc-026003.pdf

MediaRoom - Press Releases

... Asymptomatic men who have at least a ten-year life expectancy should have
an opportunity to make an informed decision with their health care ...

http://pressroom.cancer.org/index.php?s=43&item=224

Endometrial Cancer Screening Guidelines

... There is no evidence, however, to support the screening of asymptomatic
women and some evidence against screening. ...

http://www.cancer.org/healthy/informationforhealthcareprofessionals/acsguidelines/endometrialcancerscreeningguidelines/index

Prostate Cancer Screening Guidelines

... The American Cancer Society recommends that asymptomatic men who have
at least a 10-year life expectancy have an opportunity to make an ...

http://www.cancer.org/healthy/informationforhealthcareprofessionals/acsguidelines/prostatecancerscreeningguidelines/index

New Prostate Cancer Screening Guidelines

... Asymptomatic ... Congratulations to the ACS on acknowledging that prostate
cancer screening carries enormous risks for healthy, asymptomatic men. ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2010/03/03/new-prostate-cancer-screening-guidelines.aspx

Maybe It's Time To Rethink Patient Safety When 1/3 Of The ...

... part of their initial evaluation and follow-up if they are not symptomatic. ... Back
then, we thought that if women were asymptomatic and we did periodic ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2013/03/20/when-13-of-the-cancer-professionals-would-have-prescribed-the-wrong-treatment-maybe-its-time-to-rethink-patient-safety.aspx

Cancer Screening Guidelines

... recommends. Chronological History of ACS Recommendations for the
Early Detection of Cancer in Asymptomatic People. ...

http://www.cancer.org/healthy/findcancerearly/cancerscreeningguidelines/index

March 2009

... One of the authors of the study commented, “Most oncology trials that look
at (heart failure)…pay very little attention to asymptomatic (heart failure). ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/2009/03/default.aspx