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OCTOBER 2010, VOLUME 93, NO.10

 

 

   

 

Oncology
Guest Editor: Jorge J. Castillo, MD

Complete issue

 

 

Commentaries

294

Localizing the Wandering Uterus
Joseph H. Friedman, MD

295

A Terrible Spirit Hath Taken Him
Stanley M. Aronson, MD

 


 

CONTRIBUTIONS

296

Non-AIDS Defining Cancers
Jodi L. Layton, MD; Jorge J. Castillo, MD

300

Do Race and Ethnicity Predict Survival in Metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer?
David Berz, MD, PhD, MPH; Katherine E. Faricy-Anderson, MD, MPH; Sherry Weitzen, PhD; Ariel Birnbaum, MD; Gary Strauss, MD, MPH

304

Primary Care Concerns in Breast Cancer Patients
Mary Anne Fenton, MD, FACP

308

Why Does Rhode Island Have the Greatest Incidence of Bladder Cancer in the United States?
Katherine E. Faricy-Anderson, MD, MPH; John P. Fulton, PhD; Anthony E. Mega, MD

317

The Evolving Role of Histology in the Treatment of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Naveed Rana, MD; Humera Khurshid, MD

 


 

COLUMNS

320

CREATIVE CLINICIAN CASE
A New Low for an Old High: Neutropenia Induced by Levamisole-adulterated Cocaine
Andrew Van Wieren; Mahim Kapoor, MD; Pooja Rao, MD; Rebekah Gardner, MD

322

GERIATRICS FOR THE PRACTICING PHYSICIAN
Nutrition Recommendations for the Independent-Living Older Person
Brenna Brucker; Lynn McNicoll, MD; Renee Shield, PhD

325

HEALTH BY NUMBERS
Prepregnancy Obesity and Birth Defects in Rhode Island
William Arias, MPH; Samara Viner-Brown, MS

327

PHYSICIAN'S LEXICON
From Catheters to Cathedrals
Stanley M. Aronson, MD

327

Vital Statistics

328

October Heritage

 
 

Cover Edge of the World” pastel by CynthiaBlair. The artist, a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design, has won many awards for her paintings and drawings, both locally and nationally.She is currently exhibiting at The Jamestown Gallery in Jamestown, RI. See www.cbastudio.com

 
 

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