To give you an Idea of my first project it will entail the following:
Population study in SEER database:
Myelodysplastic syndrome as paraneoplastic syndrome in patients with solid tumors (breast, lung, gastric, colon, brain, thyroid, renal, liver, prostate esophageal) or lymphoma discovered simultaneously or after the diagnosis of myelodysplastic syndrome is made.
Broken down by: Race, Age, Risk factors (smoking history, alcohol, environmental exposure to toxins), Other comorbidities (Chronic kidney disease, end stage renal failure, coronary artery disease, obesity, depression, schizophrenia, congestive heart failure, hyperlipidemia, diabetes, hypertension, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, chronic bronchitis, pulmonary hypertension). Family history: first degrees family members with hx of cancers
- Diagnosis of myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) without prior diagnosis of another cancer with the discovery of a second malignancy following this discovery
- Simultaneous discovery of MDS and solid or liquid tumor
Exclusion criteria: Any history of previous chemotherapy, radiation, surgery or any treatments for cancer therapy
PLEASE HAVE EXPERIENCE SPECIFICALLY UTILIZING STEER*STAT BEFORE APPLYING.