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The most talked about cancer stories of 2011

The face of cancer care in 2011 changed in encouraging and – in some cases – challenging ways. Here are some of the cancer stories that captured the most press attention in 2011.

 A federal task force recommended against routine testing of healthy men for the prostate-specific antigen (PSA), which can be a sign of prostate cancer. However, Dana-Farber’s Philip Kantoff, MD, called the message “misguided” and said that oncologists are using the test to find those who may benefit from screening and treatment.

2. Researchers compiled a complete genetic map of prostate cancer for the first time, an achievement that may …

 

Dana-Farber physicians recognized as ‘Top Doctors’ in Boston area

Thirty-one Dana-Farber Cancer Institute cancer specialists were recognized by Boston magazine for being among the area’s top physicians.
Published in the December 2010 issue of Boston magazine, the “Top Doctors” list consists of 598 Boston-area physicians from 55 medical specialties who were included in Castle Connolly’s America’s Top Doctors survey.

Tags: Boston, Boston Magazine, Castle Connolly Medical LTD, dana farber, Dirk Iglehart, Eric Winer, Featured, Harold Burstein, Jay Harris, Judy Garber, Lawrence Shulman, Lee Nadler, MD, Philip Kantoff, top doctors

 

Dana-Farber physicians recognized as 'Top Doctors' in Boston area

Thirty-one Dana-Farber Cancer Institute cancer specialists were recognized by Boston magazine for being among the area’s top physicians.
Published in the December 2010 issue of Boston magazine, the “Top Doctors” list consists of 598 Boston-area physicians from 55 medical specialties who were included in Castle Connolly’s America’s Top Doctors survey.

Tags: Boston, Boston Magazine, Castle Connolly Medical LTD, dana farber, Dirk Iglehart, Eric Winer, Featured, Harold Burstein, Jay Harris, Judy Garber, Lawrence Shulman, Lee Nadler, MD, Philip Kantoff, top doctors