Published in the January 2013 Newsletter

In this section, we provide abstracts of primary papers and other high-impact articles associated with ECOG-ACRIN clinical trials. The following articles were published in professional medical journals between November 1 and December 31, 2012:

Park ER et al. An examination of whether lung screening changes risk perceptions: National Lung Screening Trial participants at 1-year follow-up. Published in Cancer December 20, 2012 Epub ahead of print. View abstract.

Siegel MJ et al. Results of the ACRIN 6660 trial comparing whole-body magnetic resonance imaging with conventional imaging for the detection of distant metastases in pediatric patients with common malignant tumors. Published in Radiology December 21, 2012 Epub ahead of print. View abstract.

Geng H et al. Results of the first integrative epigenomic study in adult patients with precursor B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (a correlative study to E2993). Published in Cancer Discovery November 2012. View abstract.

Tarhini AA, Kirkwood JM. “How much of a good thing? What duration for interferon alfa-2b adjuvant therapy?” Published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology November 1, 2012. View editorial.

Ibrahim JG et al. A Bayesian analysis of E1684 and E1690. Published in BMC Medical Research Methodology November 29, 2012. View abstract.