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November 2017, Vol 3, No. 11, Pages 1445-1595

Original Investigation

Patterns of Treatment Failure and Postrecurrence Outcomes Among Patients With Locally Advanced Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma After Chemoradiotherapy Using Modern Radiation Techniques

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1487-1494. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.0973

This cohort study assesses patterns of treatment failure and postrecurrence outcomes among patients with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma after chemoradiotherapy using contemporary radiotherapy techniques.

Breast Cancer Screening With Mammography Plus Ultrasonography or Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Women 50 Years or Younger at Diagnosis and Treated With Breast Conservation Therapy

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1495-1502. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.1256

This cohort study examines magnetic resonance imaging or ultrasonography plus mammography in screening for a second breast cancer in women 50 years or younger who underwent breast conservation therapy.

Use of Molecular Tools to Identify Patients With Indolent Breast Cancers With Ultralow Risk Over 2 Decades

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1503-1510. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.1261

This secondary analysis of data from a randomized clinical trial of women treated with tamoxifen vs no systemic therapy and followed up for 2 decades investigates if a multigene classifier is associated with indolent behavior of invasive breast cancers.

Nivolumab for Patients With Advanced Melanoma Treated Beyond Progression: Analysis of 2 Phase 3 Clinical Trials

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1511-1519. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.1588

This pooled analysis of data from 2 phase 3 trials of nivolumab therapy in treatment-naive patients with advanced melanoma assesses the safety and efficacy of continuing treatment beyond progression.

Effect of the Addition of Cetuximab to Paclitaxel, Cisplatin, and Radiation Therapy for Patients With Esophageal Cancer: The NRG Oncology RTOG 0436 Phase 3 Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1520-1528. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.1598

This randomized clinical trial examines the effect of the addition of EGFR inhibition to chemoradiation on survival outcomes for patients with esophageal cancer.

Development and Validation of an Individualized Immune Prognostic Signature in Early-Stage Nonsquamous Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1529-1537. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.1609

This multiple-cohort study assesses a robust, individualized immune signature for estimating prognosis in patients with early-stage nonsquamous non–small cell lung cancer.

Predictors of Hand-Foot Syndrome and Pyridoxine for Prevention of Capecitabine–Induced Hand-Foot Syndrome: A Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1538-1545. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.1269

This randomized clinical trial compares the incidence and time to onset of grade 2 or higher hand-foot syndrome in patients receiving pyridoxine vs placebo and identifies biomarkers predictive of hand-foot syndrome.

Genomic Profiling of Small-Bowel Adenocarcinoma

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1546-1553. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.1051

This cohort study evaluates the genomic profile of patients with small-bowel adenocarcinoma compared with colorectal cancer and gastric carcinoma.

Abiraterone Acetate for Metastatic Prostate Cancer in Patients With Suboptimal Biochemical Response to Hormone Induction

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):e170231. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.0231

This study evaluated the use of abiraterone acetate plus prednisone in men with metastatic prostate cancer.

Role of Cytotoxic Tumor-Infiltrating Lymphocytes in Predicting Outcomes in Metastatic HER2-Positive Breast Cancer: A Secondary Analysis of a Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):e172085. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.2085

This secondary analysis of a phase 3 randomized clinical trial investigates the role of tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes in predicting outcomes in patients with HER2-positive metastatic breast cancer randomized to antibody vs small molecule–based anti-HER2 therapy.

Brief Report

Second Primary Malignant Neoplasms and Survival in Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Survivors

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1554-1557. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.0465

This cohort study assessed the survival impact of second primary malignant neoplasms (SMPs) in adolescents and young adults compared with that of children and older adults with the same SPMs.

Association Between SLC16A5 Genetic Variation and Cisplatin-Induced Ototoxic Effects in Adult Patients With Testicular Cancer

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1558-1562. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.0502

This case-control study using 2 cohorts attempts to identify the genetic variants associated with cisplatin-induced ototoxic effects in adult patients with testicular cancer.

Association of Previous Clinical Breast Examination With Reduced Delays and Earlier-Stage Breast Cancer Diagnosis Among Women in Peru

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1563-1567. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.1023

This cross-sectional study investigates whether history of previous clinical breast examination is associated with earlier presentation and/or earlier cancer stage at diagnosis among women in Peru.

Research Letter

Hospital-Based End-of-Life Care and Costs for Older Patients With Malignant Brain Tumors

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1581-1582. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.1624

This study analyzes Medicare claims data associated with end-of-life hospitalization care and costs for elderly patients with a malignant brain tumor.

Out-of-Pocket Costs, Financial Distress, and Underinsurance in Cancer Care

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1582-1584. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.2148

This cross-sectional survey study examines financial distress and cost expectations among patients with cancer presenting for anticancer therapy.

Review

Understanding the Genetic Landscape of Small Cell Carcinoma of the Urinary Bladder and Implications for Diagnosis, Prognosis, and Treatment: A Review

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1570-1578. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2016.7013

This review investigates recent advances in the understanding of the genetics of small cell carcinoma of the urinary bladder and the potential implications in diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment.

JAMA Oncology Clinical Challenge

An Erysipeloid Cutaneous Eruption in a Woman With Advanced Breast Cancer

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1579-1580. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.2325

A woman in her 60s with a history of metastatic breast cancer presented with a 3-month history of a progressive, asymptomatic cutaneous eruption of nontender discrete erysipeloid plaques on her chest and back. What is your diagnosis?

Viewpoint

Toward Palliative Care for All Patients With Advanced Cancer

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1459-1460. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.1059

This Viewpoint examines possible unintended harms of the new American Society of Clinical Oncology guidelines that state that all patients with advanced cancer receive palliative care from interdisciplinary specialty palliative care teams.

To ProtecT Our Patients With Prostate Cancer

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1461-1462. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.0274

This Viewpoint examines the conclusions of the ProtecT randomized clinical trial and argues that, instead of radical therapy, appropriate patients for active surveillance should be chosen and active surveillance strategies optimized to avoid the small increased risk of distant metastasis seen in ProtecT.

Will Machine Learning Tip the Balance in Breast Cancer Screening?

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1463-1464. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.0473

This Viewpoint examines the potential use of machine learning to improve imaging-based breast cancer screening performance and associated patient outcomes.

The Trade-off Between Speed and Safety in Drug Approvals

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1465-1466. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2016.3337

This Viewpoint discusses the need to balance speed of approval and safety of drugs in the US Food and Drug Administration’s process of drug approval.

Biosimilars—Curb Your Enthusiasm

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1467-1468. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.1530

This Viewpoint discusses why the market for biosimilars and the cost savings related to their use have remained smaller than expected in the United States and suggests ways to rectify this situation.

Editorial

Treatment Beyond Progression With Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors—Known Unknowns

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1473-1474. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.1819
JAMA Oncology Patient Page

Chimeric Antigen Receptor (CAR) T-Cell Therapy

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1595. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.2989
Cancer Care Chronicles

Afraid That I’ll Not Be Afraid—A Paradox of Care

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1469-1470. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2016.3334

Mother Tongue

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1471-1472. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.1533
Poetry and Oncology

Small Cell, Large Impact

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1486. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.1777
Comment & Response

Mutation Frequencies in Patients With Early-Onset Colorectal Cancer

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1585. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2016.7089

Mutation Frequencies in Patients With Early-Onset Colorectal Cancer

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1585. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.0009

Mutation Frequencies in Patients With Early-Onset Colorectal Cancer

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1586. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.0037

Mutation Frequencies in Patients With Early-Onset Colorectal Cancer

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1586-1587. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.0084

The Bitter, Expensive Pill at the End of Life

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1587-1588. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.1650

Mutation Frequencies in Patients With Early-Onset Colorectal Cancer—Reply

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1587. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.1744

Is “Do Everything!” Always Appropriate?

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1588. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.1647

Is “Do Everything!” Always Appropriate?—Reply

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1588-1589. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.2349
Correction

Error in Figure and Methods Section

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1589. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.3114

Incorrect Trial Database Number

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1589. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.3950
JAMA Oncology Masthead

JAMA Oncology

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1447. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2016.4470
In This Issue of JAMA Oncology

Highlights

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JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1445. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2016.4469
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