NMCC aggressively manages cancer and the side effects of the disease and treatment to help patients feel better and spend more time at home. This method of treatment is called a "medical home," and we're so successful at it that our CEO Dr. Barbara McAneny received a grant to duplicate the process at six clinics across the country. As part of the grant, we offer treatment until 8 p.m. during the week and from 1 to 4 p.m. on weekends so our patients don't seek care in the ER.
Screening for Barrett’s esophagus with a new device called a Cytosponge is accurate compared to endoscopy but less expensive and easier on patients. These findings were reported in the journal ... Continue Reading
The investigational agent pacritinib appears active against myelofibrosis without the risk of myelosuppression, a common side effect of many drugs used to treat myelofibrosis and other myeloprolife... Continue Reading
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NMCC’s CEO Dr. Barbara McAneny spoke recently about pancreatic cancer and how it’s treated. Listen to the interview here.