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2012-06-05 09:46:36

Half of adults over age 65 made at least one emergency department (ED) visit in the last month of life.

2012-04-29 15:12:22

Researchers at Moffitt Cancer Center have placed new emphasis on gathering data on cancer patient quality of life during both treatment and survivorship.

2012-04-26 23:02:03

$1/2 Million Grant Will Be Used to Build Capacity in Palliative Care in Africa (PRWEB) April 26, 2012 Efforts to improve the quality and availability

2012-04-20 13:55:05

"Cancer worry" is the fear that cancer will return, said researchers at Moffitt Cancer Center who studied cancer worry among breast cancer survivors and published their findings in Psycho-Oncology.

2012-04-18 20:25:13

Cancer care is increasingly complex, and as many as one in five cancer patients may experience “breakdowns” in their care.

2012-04-09 14:25:03

More than 60 percent of breast cancer survivors report at least one treatment-related complication even six years after their diagnosis.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.