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De-escalation of cancer treatment unsettles some patients, physicians

New insights into biological science as well as innovative therapies and tests have transformed the typically aggressive approach to all cancer treatment into more refined, less drastic measures. Some patients and physicians are unsettled by the idea of "less is more," say oncologists Reshma Jagsi and Elizabeth Plimack, and candidates for less-aggressive approaches must be carefully selected.

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