Cancer

Impact of the COVID -19 pandemic on the organisation of breast reconstruction in France

2 hours ago   |   Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery   |   2 articles

In the setting of the health emergency related to the COVID-19 pandemic, oncological societies edited guidelines to focus on breast cancer management at the expense of breast...
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Robot and 14 surgeons work on a single cancer patient

Robot and 14 surgeons work on a single cancer patient

2 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

The astonishing procedure, involving 14 surgeons, was carried out in Norfolk in July on a married father-of-one with advanced rectal cancer.
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Which Drink Might Improve Colorectal Cancer Outcomes?

Which Drink Might Improve Colorectal Cancer Outcomes?

3 hours ago   |   MedPageToday

You passed medical training, now see if you can pass our weekly quiz
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CDK4/6 Inhibition Boosts PFS in Endometrial Cancer

CDK4/6 Inhibition Boosts PFS in Endometrial Cancer

5 hours ago   |   MedPage Today   |   2 articles

Women with advanced, hormone receptor -positive cervical cancer lived more than twice as long without disease progression if they received the CDK inhibitor palbociclib in...
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Another First-Line Combo Succeeds in Advanced RCC

Another First-Line Combo Succeeds in Advanced RCC

7 hours ago   |   MedPageToday   |   2 articles

Advanced or metastatic kidney cancer patients treated with the PD-1 checkpoint inhibitor nivolumab plus cabozantinib lived twice as long without disease progression compared to...
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Cancer taskforce aims to reduce patient backlog

7 hours ago   |   BBC

Patients say they have missed out on face-to-face examinations and appointments.
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Hundreds Gather On Steps Of Supreme Court To Honor RBG's Life

Hundreds Gather On Steps Of Supreme Court To Honor RBG's Life

9 hours ago   |   Scary Mommy   |   4 articles

Mourners gathered within hours of hearing about Ginsburg's passing As the heartbreaking news spread about the death of woman's rights champion Ruth Bader Ginsburg , crowds...
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Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dead at 87

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dead at 87

9 hours ago   |   MedPageToday   |   4 articles

WASHINGTON - Supreme Court Justice and feminist icon Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 87, died of complications from metastatic pancreas cancer on Friday, just weeks ahead of the 2020...
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7 recent reports on gastrointestinal cancer

10 hours ago   |   Healio

Healio Gastroenterology presents the following reports on the most recent research in gastrointestinal cancer. These reports cover some of the latest developments in colorectal...
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Letter to the Editor regarding - “Poorly differentiated cutaneous squamous cell carcinomas have high incomplete excision rates with UK minimum recommended pre-determined surgical margins”

10 hours ago   |   Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery

We read with great interest the recently published “Poorly differentiated cutaneous squamous cell carcinomas have high incomplete excision rates with UK minimum recommended...
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Youngsters barred from seeing their parents amid chaos over Covid...

Youngsters barred from seeing their parents amid chaos over Covid restrictions in care homes

A once-cheerful 35-year-old woman with a learning disability was physically held down by care home staff in the UK - after reaching for her mother's hand. Read more ...

CDK4/6 Inhibition Boosts PFS in Endometrial Cancer

CDK4/6 Inhibition Boosts PFS in Endometrial Cancer

Women with advanced, hormone receptor -positive cervical cancer lived more than twice as long without disease progression if they received the CDK inhibitor palbociclib in... Read more ...

Andhra Continues to Log Higher COVID-19 Recoveries

Andhra Continues to Log Higher COVID-19 Recoveries

Andhra Pradesh has been steady in clocking a higher number of COVID recoveries than the daily detection rate of new COVID infections, stated health officials. Read more ...

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dead at 87

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dead at 87

WASHINGTON - Supreme Court Justice and feminist icon Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 87, died of complications from metastatic pancreas cancer on Friday, just weeks ahead of the 2020... Read more ...

Hundreds Gather On Steps Of Supreme Court To Honor RBG's Life

Hundreds Gather On Steps Of Supreme Court To Honor RBG's Life

Mourners gathered within hours of hearing about Ginsburg's passing As the heartbreaking news spread about the death of woman's rights champion Ruth Bader Ginsburg , crowds... Read more ...

Use of the BESTest and the Mini-BESTest for Fall Risk Prediction in...

Use of the BESTest and the Mini-BESTest for Fall Risk Prediction in Community-Dwelling Older Adults Between 60 and 102 Years of Age

Background and Purpose: Reference values for the Balance Evaluation Systems Test and the Mini-Balance Evaluation Systems Test need to be established to predict falls in older... Read more ...

Around 93K COVID-19 Cases Take India Tally Across 53L

Around 93K COVID-19 Cases Take India Tally Across 53L

Continuing with its massive daily spike, India recorded 93,337 coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, taking its overall tally across the 53-lakh mark, data from the Ministry... Read more ...

Safer UV Light Effectively Kills Coronavirus

Safer UV Light Effectively Kills Coronavirus

A safer ultraviolet light was found to effectively kill the virus causing COVID-19 pandemic, revealed researchers. Read more ...

US CDC Updates Guidelines on COVID-19 Testing For Asymptomatic People

US CDC Updates Guidelines on COVID-19 Testing For Asymptomatic People

Guidelines for testing asymptomatic people have been updated by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. These guidelines further reinforce the need to test even the... Read more ...

Cancer Patients May Not Have Higher COVID-19 Risk: Study

Cancer Patients May Not Have Higher COVID-19 Risk: Study

Cancer patients do not get infected with COVID-19 than the general population and do not suffer from more severe disease symptoms, stated study. Read more ...