Clark Westfield

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Managing Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor Side Effects: Key Recommendations

May 2018, Vol 8, No 5 - Side-Effects Management

Immunotherapies have transformed the treatment of cancer, but patients who receive immune checkpoint inhibitors may experience a range of side effects, which are only recently becoming familiar to oncologists and patients. The novelty of immune checkpoint inhibitors has led the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), in collaboration with the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) to jointly develop a new guideline to help clinicians recognize and manage these side effects. [ Read More ]