Perspectives

Perspectives

Commentary and highlights from contributors and readers

Take My Leftover Tissue, Please!

I can understand if maybe you missed the big announcement on September 8. Perhaps you were out apple-picking with your kids, or were getting ready for...

How Do We Solve a “Problem” Like Millennials?

I recently moved and, while I was packing, unearthed one of my daughter’s old trophies with the inscription: “Summer Bowling League Participant.” Yes, we live...

Research Nurses: The Glue That Holds Everything Together

After graduating from nursing school, I worked as a registered floor nurse for nine years before becoming a research nurse. Then, while I was...

The Roadmap Forward in Follicular Lymphoma: Time for a Precision Approach

Over the past two decades, improved diagnostic accuracy and novel therapeutic approaches have resulted in profound improvements in overall survival in patients with follicular...

Managing GERD/Acid Reflux: The Gastroenterologist’s Perspective

Do you treat many patients for acid reflux/GERD who also have hematologic malignancies or bleeding disorders? Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) or acid reflux is a...

Academia or Industry: Choose Your Own Adventure

Every year, at events that cause me to reflect on where I’ve been, and what I have left to accomplish, like the ASH annual...

Cyclothymia and the ASH Annual Meeting

After years of attending the ASH annual meeting, I’ve come to understand my meeting-related emotional cycle well enough to avoid taking it too seriously....

Opening Up the Alternative Medicine Dialogue

The use of alternative, complementary, and integrative treatments among cancer patients is high: In a 2011 study, 65 percent of Americans who had been...

The Present and Future Multiple Myeloma Landscape

The rapid pace of drug approvals in multiple myeloma (MM) shows no sign of abating. In the past two years, the U.S. Food and...

An Unabashed Rehash of the ASH Dash

(Or, How to Write an Abstract Guaranteed to be Selected for a Plenary Presentation at the Annual Meeting*) 6:15 a.m. (EST), August 4, 2015: My...
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