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2012-04-23 23:03:19

Second Look program will address confirmation of the correct diagnosis and treatment recommendation. Ft. Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) April 23, 2012 Oncology Referral Network of America (ORNOA) is a Patient Navigation service that focuses on the need of international patients coming to South Florida. For the last 2 years, hundreds of patients, mostly originating from the Bahamas, Caribbean Islands and Central America have included complex oncology cases requiring extensive coordination of care in...

2012-04-17 10:33:06

About 71,500 women in the United States are diagnosed with a gynecologic cancer every year, according to the Centers for Disease Control. Researchers from University Hospitals Case Medical Center have developed a more effective way to treat gynecologic cancers, shortening radiation treatment time from five weeks to three days. The method will be published in the Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE) on April 17. The new method, stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) has been used on...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.