Call for submissions journal ______
-Cancer narratives (news, journalism,pop culture)
-Cancer narrative medicine
*talks about Two immunotherapy drugs are showing promise for treating patients with Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) who failed to respond to other therapies.
*Development of naturally derived anticancer drugs, therefore, is crucial, and isolation of novel compounds has become an important part of cancer research.
*Phytochemicals are chemical compounds that occur naturally in plants
*deals with caring for patients linked me to Dan Lufig
“So what I’ve begun this past week is to divide this time into five minutes of such self-indulgence and five minutes of mindful positive thoughts towards my patients. I don’t really have a good explanation for why I’m doing this other than the fact that it just feels right. (And if those prayer studies are to be believed, it may constitute some cost-effective healthcare as well.”
*this stuck out to me because It shows that some doctors don’t suffer from a doctor patient gap, this guy sounds like he’s there for his patients even out side of work, he manages to incorporate other peoples issues into his own state of prayer or meditation
*objective: evaluate the mode of delivery of a stress management intervention, in a group or individual setting, on self-reported cancer-related traumatic stress symptoms. A secondary aim was to evaluate a stepped care approach