Evidence Based Articles in Oncology

1 Should de-escalation of bone-targeting agents be standard of care for patients with bone metastases from breast cancer? A systematic review and meta-analysis Annals of Oncology, July 2, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

2 Prognostic role of urokinase plasminogen activator receptor in gastric and colorectal cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis OncoTargets and Therapy, July 2, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

3 Hepatic resection for gastric cancer liver metastases: A systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of Surgical Oncology, July 1, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

4 Metastatic gastric cancer (MGC) patients: Can we improve survival by metastasectomy? A systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of Surgical Oncology, June 30, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

5 Venlafaxine in management of hot flashes in women with breast cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, June 29, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

6 Consensus recommendations for improvement of unmet clinical needs—the example of chronic graft-versus-host disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis The Lancet Haematology, June 29, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

7 The association between breast cancer and thyroid cancer: a meta-analysis Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, June 29, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

8 Systematic review of effects of pregnancy on breast and abdominal contour after TRAM/DIEP breast reconstruction in breast cancer survivors Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, June 29, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

9 Detection of clinically significant prostate cancer using magnetic resonance imaging-ultrasound fusion targeted biopsy: A systematic review European Urology, June 29, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

10 Pembrolizumab versus investigator-choice chemotherapy for ipilimumab-refractory melanoma (KEYNOTE-002): a randomised, controlled, phase 2 trial The Lancet Oncology, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

11 Screening for occult cancer in unprovoked venous thromboembolism New England Journal of Medicine, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

12 Association of total cancer and lung cancer with environmental exposure to cadmium: the meta-analytical evidence Cancer Causes and Control, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

13 Systematic review and meta-analysis comparing hypofractionated with conventional fraction radiotherapy in treatment of early breast cancer Surgical Oncology, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

14 Lymphatic ascites after retroperitoneal lymphadenectomy in gynecologic cancer Surgical Oncology, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

15 Systemic chemotherapy as a main strategy for liver metastases from gastric cancer Clinical and Translational Oncology, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

16 Systematic review and meta-analysis of hepatic arterial infusion chemotherapy as bridging therapy for colorectal liver metastases Surgical Oncology, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

17 Association of angiotensin II type 1 receptor (A1166C) polymorphism with breast cancer risk: An update meta-analysis Journal of the Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

18 Growth hormone therapy and risk of recurrence/progression in intracranial tumors: a meta-analysis Neurological Sciences, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

19 Type 2 diabetes mellitus and risk of gallbladder cancer: A systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies Diabetes/Metabolism Research and Reviews, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

20 The impact of clinical characteristics on outcomes from maintenance therapy in non-small cell lung cancer: A systematic review with meta-analysis Lung Cancer, June 25, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

21 Use of the epidermal growth factor receptor inhibitors gefitinib, erlotinib, afatinib, dacomitinib, and icotinib in the treatment of non-small-cell lung cancer: a systematic review Current Oncology, June 25, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

22 Peri-operative chemotherapy for patients with resectable colorectal hepatic metastasis: A meta-analysis European Journal of Surgical Oncology, June 25, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

23 Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors/angiotensin receptor blockers therapy and colorectal cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis Cancer Causes and Control, June 25, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

24 Systemic therapy for recurrent, persistent, or metastatic cervical cancer: a clinical practice guideline Current Oncology, June 25, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

25 Relationship between progression-free survival and overall survival in chronic lymphocytic leukemia: a literature-based analysis Current Oncology, June 25, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

26 Efficacy of adjuvant trastuzumab for patients with human epidermal growth factor receptor 2–positive early breast cancer and tumors ≤ 2 cm: a meta-analysis of the randomized trastuzumab trials Journal of Clinical Oncology, June 24, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

27 Cholesterol levels in blood and the risk of prostate cancer: a meta-analysis of 14 prospective studies Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, June 24, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

28 Chemotherapy-only treatment effects on long-term neurocognitive functioning in childhood ALL survivors: a review and meta-analysis Blood, June 24, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

29 Prognostic role of HOTAIR in four estrogen-dependent malignant tumors: a meta-analysis OncoTargets and Therapy, June 23, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

30 Tamoxifen with ovarian function suppression versus tamoxifen alone as an adjuvant treatment for premenopausal breast cancer: A meta-analysis of published randomized controlled trials OncoTargets and Therapy, June 23, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

31 Bortezomib-based vs non-bortezomib-based post-transplantation treatment in multiple myeloma patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis of Phase III randomized controlled trials OncoTargets and Therapy, June 23, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

32 Computed tomography versus magnetic resonance imaging for diagnosing cervical lymph node metastasis of head and neck cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis OncoTargets and Therapy, June 23, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

33 Survival benefit of adjuvant chemoradiotherapy in patients with ampulla of vater cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis Annals of Surgery, June 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

34 Contralateral lymph node recurrence in breast cancer: regional event rather than distant metastatic disease. A systematic review of the literature European Journal of Surgical Oncology, June 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

35 EUS for staging depth of invasion in early gastric cancer: A meta-analysis Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, June 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

36 First-line anti-EGFR monoclonal antibodies in panRAS wild-type metastatic colorectal cancer: A systematic review and meta-analysis Critical Reviews in Oncology/Hematology, June 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

37 Standard chemotherapy with cetuximab for treatment of colorectal cancer World Journal of Gastroenterology, June 22, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

38 Propranolol in the treatment of infantile hemangiomas: A meta-analysis in Chinese patients Pediatric Dermatology, June 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

39 Low-dose capecitabine adjuvant chemotherapy in elderly stage II/III colorectal cancer patients (LC-ACEC): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial Trials, June 19, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

40 Anthropometric factors and endometrial cancer risk: A systematic review and dose–response meta-analysis of prospective studies Annals of Oncology, June 19, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

41 Inhibition of the phosphoinositide 3-kinase pathway for the treatment of patients with metastatic metaplastic breast cancer Annals of Oncology, June 19, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

42 Long-term follow-up of the E1199 Phase III trial evaluating the role of taxane and schedule in operable breast cancer Journal of Clinical Oncology, June 19, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

 

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