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2014-02-06 16:26:56

EDMONTON, Feb. 6, 2014 /CNW/ - Connecting with the Edmonton Oliver Primary Care Network (PCN) team just became easier with the launch of an advanced online booking and communication system. While there are other online booking systems available, this is the first in Alberta to offer both online booking and a secure communication portal for patients to connect with a primary care multidisciplinary team. "We surveyed our patients and found almost 75% wanted the ability to book...

2012-09-24 02:25:58

NOTTINGHAM, England, September 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- According to new research* almost a third of people affected by cancer felt that they had insufficient information and support outside of their healthcare team. Boots UK and Macmillan have specially trained over 500 Boots Macmillan Information Pharmacists to help improve the lives of those affected by cancer**. They will be available in many Boots stores to help connect people to information and support in their local...

2011-07-14 15:37:04

Study highlights desire for religious and spiritual discussions in hospitals Hospitalized patients who had conversations about religion and spirituality with the healthcare team were the most satisfied with their overall care. However, 20 percent of patients who would have valued these discussions say their desires went unmet, according to a new study´ by Joshua Williams from the University of Chicago, USA, and his colleagues. Their work appears online in the Journal of...

2009-05-12 07:00:00

INDIANAPOLIS, May 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) will unveil data from more than 50 studies at the 45th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) in Orlando, Fla. from May 29 to June 2, 2009, with the majority of the presentations continuing to support Lilly's leadership in thoracic cancer research. The company will present the latest research findings on ALIMTA(R) (pemetrexed for injection), as well as GEMZAR(R) (gemcitabine HCl for...