Virtual #CochraneSantiago - Meet our content creators!
Cochrane ’s first virtual Colloquium is happening 2-6 December, 2019. Cochrane ’s Colloquium is an annual, global health event based on promoting the most prestigious evidence in the world and where hundreds of international researchers, opinion leaders, health experts and patients join together for open, scientific debate promoting the use of evidence in health. Through act ivities and presentations, we will be exploring this year's theme of “Embracing diversity”.Meet our content creator volunteers who will be helping to share the work of Cochrane and our virtual#CochraneSantiagomaterials and discussion to their social media followers. They will be sharing content in 6 different languages (English, French, Portuguese, Russian, Sinhalese, and Spanish) and across all your favorite social media platforms.Alvaro DendiLanguages:SpanishTwitter:@alvarodendi" I am a Neonatologist, currently teaching Medical Students in Uruguay. I feel that it is important for information to be evidence based to ensure quality in our decision making process .I enjoy sharing medical information on Twitter to help increase awareness and better our knowledge in medical scien ce. "Amena El-Harakeh Languages:English and ArabicTwitter:@AmenaElHarakehInstagram:amena.elharakeh" I am a research assistant at the American University of Beirut (AUB), Lebanon. I hold a Master in Public Health with a concentration in Health M...
India has recorded nearly 87,000 new coronavirus infections as it edges closer to the United States in having the most cases in the world
PANCREATIC cancer symptoms are often non-specific and vague in the beginning. One of the first noticeable signs is associated with your stomach.
Publication date: Available online 20 September 2020Source: Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Reviews on CancerAuthor(s): Marjolein M.G. Kes, Jan Van den Bossche, Arjan W. Griffioen, Elisabeth J.M. Huijbers
Publication date: Available online 19 September 2020Source: Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Reviews on CancerAuthor(s): Hang-Ping Yao, Rachel Hudson, Ming-Hai Wang
Conclusion: Moderate quality evidence suggests that OMTh is effective for CNCP patients. There was a significant association between visceral OMTh and reduced pain severity and disability. More robust, high-quality randomized controlled trials with larger sample sizes are required to further explore the effectiveness of the OMTh in the management of CNCP. PMID: 32946545 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
The robotic technology will be used to conduct procedures such as hernia repair surgeries, prostatectomies and hysterectomies.
Invasive breast cancer deriving from the milk duct and lobule that develops in the nipple is extremely rare, except in Paget ’s disease and skin cancer. This is the second reported case of the development of invasive cancer confined to the nipple after breast-conserving surgery. A 69-year-old woman visited our department due to redness, swelling, and bloody discharge of the right nipple in the last month. A needle biops y was suggestive of invasive ductal carcinoma; we performed a removal surgery of the right residual breast tissue and a second sentinel lymph node biopsy. She underwent these procedures 10 years previ...
(Wiley) New research suggests that Black women experience longer waits for treatment initiation than white women after a breast cancer diagnosis, and their duration of treatment is prolonged. The findings are published early online in CANCER, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society (ACS).
Lymphedema: Clinical Summary of the ONS Guidelines™ for Cancer Treatment-Related Lymphedema. Clin J Oncol Nurs. 2020 Oct 01;24(5):566-570 Authors: Backler C, Beck M, Poage E Abstract Secondary (acquired) lymphedema is a chronic condition lacking a known cure that most commonly results from cancer treatment, particularly for breast, gynecologic, prostate, and head and neck cancers; lymphoma; and melanoma, and affects an estimated 1 in 1,000 Americans. Lymphedema is characterized by an accumulation of protein-rich lymphatic fluid in the affected part of the body. It can potentially affect function...
More News: Academia | ADHD | Behavioural Therapy | Blogging | Brain | Brain Cancers | Brazil Health | Cancer | Cancer & Oncology | Cervical Cancer | Child Development | Children | Chile Health | Clinical Trials | Cognitive Behavior Therapy | Colombia Health | Conferences | Databases & Libraries | Dentistry | Economics | Education | Environmental Health | Epidemiology | France Health | Health Management | Hospitals | India Health | Infectious Diseases | Information Technology | Internal Medicine | International Medicine & Public Health | John Hopkins University | Learning | Lebanon Health | Mexico Health | Middle East Health | Midwifery | National Institutes of Health (NIH) | Netherlands Health | Neurology | Neuroscience | Neurosurgery | Nurses | Nursing | OBGYN | Oral Cancer | Partnerships | Pathology | Pediatrics | Peru Health | Physiotherapy | Podcasts | Portugal Health | Psychology | Psychotherapy | Rehabilitation | Russia Health | Science | Skin | Smokers | Spain Health | Students | Study | Syria Health | Teachers | Teaching | Training | Transplants | Universities & Medical Training | Urology & Nephrology | Uruguay Health | Women