Evidence Based Articles in Oncology

1 Moxibustion for the treatment of chemotherapy-induced leukopenia: a systematic review of randomized clinical trials Supportive Care in Cancer, December 18, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

2 MicroRNAs as a potential tool in the differential diagnosis of thyroid cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis Clinical Endocrinology, December 18, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

3 The role of diffusion-weighted MRI and 18F-FDG PET/CT in the prediction of pathologic complete response after radiochemotherapy for rectal cancer: A systematic review Radiotherapy & Oncology, December 17, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

4 Safety profile of combined therapy inhibiting EFGR and VEGF pathways in patients with advanced non-small-cell lung cancer: A meta-analysis of 15 phase II/III randomized trials International Journal of Cancer, December 17, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

5 Is allogeneic transplantation really the best treatment for FLT3-ITD positive acute myeloid leukemia? A systematic review Clinical Transplantation, December 17, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

6 Conventional transarterial chemoembolization vs microsphere embolization in hepatocellular carcinoma: A meta-analysis World Journal of Gastroenterology, December 17, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

7 Anterior vs conventional approach hepatectomy for large liver cancer: A meta-analysis World Journal of Gastroenterology, December 16, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

8 Meta-analysis for the association between overall survival and progression-free survival in gastrointestinal stromal tumor Clinical Cancer Research, December 16, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

9 3D conformal radiotherapy combined with transcatheter arterial chemoembolization for hepatocellular carcinoma World Journal of Gastroenterology, December 16, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

10 Alcohol consumption and site-specific cancer risk: A comprehensive dose–response meta-analysis British Journal of Cancer, December 15, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

11 Effects of BRCA1- and BRCA2-related mutations on ovarian and breast cancer survival: a meta-analysis Clinical Cancer Research, December 15, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

12 Adjuvant ovarian suppression in premenopausal breast cancer New England Journal of Medicine, December 15, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

13 Immediate versus deferred chemotherapy after radical cystectomy in patients with pT3—pT4 or N+ M0 urothelial carcinoma of the bladder: An intergroup, open-label, randomised phase 3 trial The Lancet Oncology, December 12, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

14 Local resection compared with radical resection in the treatment of T1N0M0 rectal adenocarcinoma: A systematic review and meta-analysis Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, December 12, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

15 Liberal versus restrictive blood transfusion strategy: 3-year survival and cause of death results from the FOCUS randomised controlled trial The Lancet, December 11, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

16 Is it safe to give anthracyclines concurrently with trastuzumab in neo-adjuvant or metastatic settings for HER2-positive breast cancer? A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Medical Oncology, December 11, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

17 Meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies of cigarette smoking and the incidence of colon and rectal cancers European Journal of Cancer Prevention, December 11, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

18 Efficacy and toxicity of adding cetuximab to chemotherapy in the treatment of metastatic colorectal cancer: A meta-analysis from 12 randomized controlled trials Tumor Biology, December 10, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

19 Dyslipidemia and colorectal cancer risk: A meta-analysis of prospective studies Cancer Causes and Control, December 10, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

20 Diagnostic role of circulating YKL-40 in endometrial carcinoma patients: A meta-analysis of seven related studies Medical Oncology, December 9, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

21 Circulating tumor cells in breast cancer and its association with tumor clinicopathological characteristics: A meta-analysis Medical Oncology, December 9, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

22 Visceral adiposity and colorectal adenomas: Dose-response meta-analysis of observational studies Annals of Oncology, December 8, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

23 Inflammatory biomarkers and bladder cancer prognosis: A systematic review European Urology, December 7, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

24 Non-radical resection versus bypass procedure for pancreatic cancer - a consecutive series and systematic review European Journal of Surgical Oncology, December 7, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

25 Meta-analysis of diagnostic value of 18F-FDG PET or PET/CT for detecting lymph node and distant metastases in patients with nasopharyngeal carcinoma The British Journal of Radiology, December 7, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

26 PD-1 blockade with nivolumab in relapsed or refractory Hodgkin's lymphoma New England Journal of Medicine, December 7, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

27 Carfilzomib, lenalidomide, and dexamethasone for relapsed multiple myeloma New England Journal of Medicine, December 7, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

28 Evaluation of the lung cancer risks at which to screen ever- and never-smokers: screening rules applied to the PLCO and NLST cohorts PLoS Medicine, December 7, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

29 The impact of the extent of lymphadenectomy on oncologic outcomes in patients undergoing radical cystectomy for bladder cancer: A systematic review European Urology, December 7, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

30 Laparoscopic vs open D2 gastrectomy for locally advanced gastric cancer: A meta-analysis World Journal of Gastroenterology, December 5, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

31 Xeroderma pigmentosum group D polymorphisms and esophageal cancer susceptibility: A meta-analysis based on case-control studies World Journal of Gastroenterology, December 5, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine