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November 18, 2013 Sun Valley, ID & Fort Worth, TX—OMNI Health Media (OMNI)... Abraxane Approved for Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer
The FDA has approved Abraxane for the treatment of patients with metastatic pancreatic cancer. End-of-Life Care Remains Aggressive, Despite Patient Wishes
Although most patients with advanced cancer prefer hospice or palliative care that minimizes symptoms, many continue to receive aggressive treatment during their final weeks and months of life.
Cancer and its treatment can come with a variety of complications, some more serious... Advanced Directives
Living Wills Every competent adult has, in most cases, the freedom to accept or refuse... Caregivers
What is Caregiving and Who are Caregivers? Caregivers are individuals who provide...
Pancreatic Cancer Management
By Diana Price Julie Fleshman knows all about the urgent need for hope that grips... Jack & Jill Late Stage Cancer Foundation
Jon Albert, founder of the Jack & Jill Late Stage Cancer Foundation shows the... Moving Bodies, Changing Lives
Moving On Aerobics helps women regain joy of movement and physical fitness after...
Pancreatic Cancer Clinical Trials
INST0802 – Phase II Trial of Combination Irinotecan, Oxaliplatin and Cetuximab for Patients with Locally Advanced or Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer
07-111 – A Phase II randomized, double-blind, multicenter trial of Amplimexon plus Gemcitabine versus Gemcitabine plus placebo in patients with metastatic chemotherapy naive pancreatic adenocarcinoma.
MORAb-009 – A Phase 2 Randomized, Placebo-Controlled, Double-Blind Study of the Efficacy of MORAb-009 in Conmbination with Gemcitabine in Patients with Advanced Pancreatic Cancer