Kenya: Tracing Genesis of Crisis At Kenya's Blood Agency
[Nation] Dr Fridah Govedi walked into the Kenya National Blood Transfusion Services (KNBTS) in early August last year, just a few days after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Kenya stopped funding the department, and after the former director, Dr Josephine Githaiga, left in July. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - February 13, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Janssen Announces Submission to U.S. FDA for New DARZALEX ® (Daratumumab)-Based Combination Regimen for Patients with Relapsed/Refractory Multiple Myeloma
RARITAN, NJ, February 10, 2020 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today the submission of a supplemental Biologics License Application (sBLA) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) seeking approval of DARZALEX® (daratumumab) in combination with Kyprolis® (carfilzomib) and dexamethasone (DKd) for relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma. The sBLA is supported by results from the Phase 3 CANDOR study, which compared treatment with DKd to carfilzomib and dexamethasone (Kd) in patients with multiple myeloma who relapsed after one to three prior lines of therapy. “W...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - February 10, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

New device identifies high-quality blood donors
(University of British Columbia) Blood banks have long known about high-quality donors - individuals whose red blood cells stay viable longer in storage and in the recipient's body. Now a new device developed at UBC is showing promise as a method to identify these donors, potentially helping more than 4.5 million patients who need blood transfusions every year in Canada and the United States. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Namibia: Blood Transfusion Service Appeals for 'O' Blood Type
[Namibia Economist] The Blood Transfusion Service of Namibia (NamBTS) requires a minimum of 2000 blood donations before the end of January to bolster the blood supply. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 24, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Reducing Blood Cancer Patients' Need for Transfusions
January 21, 2020—(BRONX, NY)—A clinical trial has found the drug luspatercept significantly reduced the need for blood transfusions in people with lower-risk myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS), a group of bone marrow disorders that leave people with many defective blood cells and too few normal ones. Approval by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) would make luspatercept the first new drug available to MDS patients in 12 years.Results of the phase 3 clinical trial were published online January 9 in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM). (Source: Einstein News)
Source: Einstein News - January 22, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Blood transfusions: What to know
A blood transfusion is a safe procedure that can help treat several conditions. Read this article to learn about the different types of blood transfusions and why a person might need one. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - January 16, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Blood / Hematology Source Type: news

Drug Reduces Need for Transfusions in Some Patients With Myelodysplastic Syndromes Drug Reduces Need for Transfusions in Some Patients With Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Therapy every 3 weeks with the drug luspatercept dramatically reduced the need for blood transfusions in a subset of patients with lower-risk myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS), according to results from the MEDALIST study reported in the Jan. 9 New England Journal of Medicine.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - January 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

Nigeria: Meet Your Match - J Blood Artificial Intelligence Connects Blood Donors to Receivers in the FCT
[Nigeria Health Watch] Is there an alternative to blood for humans? The answer is no.One of the most vital requirements for a woman experiencing severe bleeding during childbirth is a blood transfusion. It is also the most essential need of a child suffering from severe anaemia due to chronic malnutrition or malaria. Accident victims, organ transplant patients and others often require blood transfusions to keep them alive, and blood transfusion is only possible with the availability of safe blood at the point of need. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 17, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

What Are Some Potential Adverse Effects of Blood Donation?
Discussion Just under 40% of people are eligible to be a blood donor. Up to 6.5% of a population are actual donors. “Blood donors are healthy volunteers who give either whole blood or blood components by apheresis including platelets, plasma, red blood cells, peripheral blood stem cells and leucocytes or a combination of blood components. They represent a large, healthy population exposing themselves voluntarily for altruistic, sometimes financial motives to potential complications and risks.” Blood banking systems world-wide are responsible for caring for individual donors health as well as maintaining a robus...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - December 16, 2019 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Questioning ‘the Newer the Better’ for Blood Transfusions
Fresh blood transfusions may be no better than blood that has been stored for several weeks, a new study found. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - December 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Nicholas Bakalar Tags: Blood Transfusions Source Type: news

Namibia: Blood Services Appeals for Donations Ahead of Festive Season
[Namibia Economist] Namibia Blood Transfusion Services (NamBTS) this week said it is in dire need of blood supplies and is appealing to all eligible blood donors to donate before the holiday season kicks off. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 6, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Ghana: Coconut Water - May Be Useful for Blood Transfusions, Crushes Kidney Stones, Cardioprotective & Fight Cancer
[Ghanaian Times] Coconut water is a popular beverage now in Ghana with huge economic potential. It is dubbed "Mother Nature's sports drink,"according to a WebMed article authored by Kathleen M. Zelman, MPH, RD, LD. Its Low in calories, naturally free of fat and cholesterol, more potassium than four bananas, and super hydrating -- these are just a few of the many benefits ascribed to Ghana's latest health craze: coconut water. No doubt there is a proposal for coconut sellers to wear special uniforms and also contribute to S (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 29, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Caffeine, Cough Medicines: What's in the Average Blood Transfusion
TUESDAY, Nov. 26, 2019 -- If you ever get a blood transfusion, that supposedly pure blood is likely to contain something more: caffeine, cough medicine and an anti-anxiety drug, a new study suggests. Oregon State University (OSU) researchers... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - November 26, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Defending the Blood Supply Against Infectious Diseases
Measles, mumps, and tuberculosis—these are all diseases the general public has long disregarded as active threats. Yet, these highly infectious and potentially life-threatening diseases once considered eradicated have been resurfacing across the United States. Measles, for example, was declared eliminated in 2000 by the CDC, yet this year alone more than 1,200 individual cases have been confirmed in 30 states. This outbreak represents the greatest number of reported cases for the disease in the United States since 1992.1 While the ongoing anti-vaccination movement may not be the cause of these reappearanc...
Source: MDDI - November 19, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Maria De Capua Tags: Components Source Type: news

AI Beats Out Clinicians in Triaging Postoperative Patients for ICU
How good is artificial intelligence in decision-making? Not bad according to findings from a pilot study that was recently presented at the American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress 2019. Findings from the study show AI in the form of a machine-learned algorithm correctly triaged the vast majority of postoperative patients to the intensive care unit in its first proof-of-concept application in a university hospital setting. As it stands now surgical teams typically rely on clinical judgment to decide which patients need postoperative intense care because there is no single set of fixed criteria to make the determinati...
Source: MDDI - October 30, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: MDDI Staff Tags: Digital Health Source Type: news

CHEST: Blood Transfusion Practices Should Be Revisited
Study looks at transfusion practices of intensive care providers in a typical tertiary hospital (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - October 24, 2019 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Nursing, Oncology, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Conference News, Source Type: news

Proficiency Testing of Viral Marker Screening in African Blood Centers - Seven African Countries, 2017
Following substantial investments in national blood transfusion service laboratories, in 2017 investigators tested proficiency at 84 blood center laboratories in seven African countries. (Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report)
Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report - October 24, 2019 Category: American Health Tags: Blood Safety Blood supply safety Global HIV/AIDS Hepatitis B Screening Hepatitis C MMWR Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report South Africa Source Type: news

He ’s the First African American to Receive a Face Transplant. His Story Could Change Health Care
Robert Chelsea turned down the first face he was offered. It was a fine face, one that could have taken him off the transplant waiting list after just a couple months. But Chelsea—severely disfigured after a catastrophic car accident five years earlier—was in no hurry. He’d gotten used to tilting his head back so food and water wouldn’t fall out of his nearly lipless mouth. He knew how to respond compassionately to children who stared in shock and fear. The face, offered in May 2018, had belonged to a man with skin that was much fairer than what remained of Chelsea’s—so light that Chelse...
Source: TIME: Health - October 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized Healthcare Source Type: news

CHEST: Blood Transfusion Practices Should Be Revisited
THURSDAY, Oct. 24, 2019 -- Restricting blood transfusion guidelines may save both lives and money, according to a study presented at CHEST 2019, the annual meeting of the American College of Chest Physicians, held from Oct. 19 to 23 in New... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - October 24, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Featured Review: Does delaying cord clamping or using cord milking at birth improve the health of babies born too early?
Delayed cord clamping improves health of babies born too early: updated Cochrane ReviewThis updated Cochrane systematic review   finds that delayed, rather than early, cord clamping may reduce the risk of death before discharge for babies born preterm.The authors set out to determine if delayed cord clamping or umbilical cord milking improves the health outcomes for babies born before 37 weeks'gestation. These interventions were compared with early cord clamping.Babies born before 37 weeks, or preterm, have poorer health outcomes than babies born at term, particularly if they are born before 32 weeks. They can experie...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - October 10, 2019 Category: Information Technology Authors: Katie Abbotts Source Type: news

Why I Regularly Donate Blood for Sickle Cell and Childhood Cancer Patients
September is Sickle Cell Awareness Month and Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Many of us, (myself included) have changed our profile pictures to include frames and filters on various social media... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - September 30, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Blood blood donation blood donor app blood transfusion cancer childhood cancer doctor pediatric hematologist sickle cell sickle cell month Source Type: news

Sisters Working to Make a Difference at the Red Cross
Danielle Warren and Angela Jackson both love working at the Red Cross together. The fact that they’re sisters is an added benefit that neither of them takes for granted. Read ... The post Sisters... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - September 26, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Red Cross Life blood donation blood service blood transfusion Careers Danielle and Angela jobs Platelet Donation Red Cross Alabama sisters smoke alarms Sound the Alarm Source Type: news

Mothers who push a child out naturally after a C-section face higher risk of complications
A study by Oxford University suggests mothers are safer choosing another C-section to lower the risk of uterine rupture, blood transfusion, sepsis and harm to the baby. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mothers should not push a child out naturally after a C-section due to complications
A study by Oxford University suggests mothers are safer choosing another C-section to lower the risk of uterine rupture, blood transfusion, sepsis and harm to the baby. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Roche Packs New FDA-Approved Test in Its Arsenal
Roche has won a nod from FDA for a new diagnostic for individual blood donation testing. The Basel-Switzerland-based company’s cobas Babesia test is for use on the cobas 6800/8800 system. Cobas Babesia detects parasites that live in red blood cells. Roche said this test is an important advancement because the Babesia parasite cannot be detected in traditional plasma or serum samples. The test can detect the four-common species of Babesia and employs the new whole blood collection tube, which simplifies Babesia sample preparation by consolidating steps within the tube itself to provide an efficient solutio...
Source: MDDI - September 20, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Omar Ford Tags: IVD Regulatory and Compliance Source Type: news

Blood Donors Gave Back All That Cancer Took from Me
Today, I am 15 years old and in 10th grade. At 12 years old I was diagnosed with cancer; shortly before finishing the sixth grade Learning I had T- Lymphoblastic ... The post Blood Donors Gave Back... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - September 19, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Blood blood donation blood donor blood transfusion cancer cancer patient lifesaving blood Platelet Donation platelet transfusion Source Type: news

Mother begs people to donate blood as her two-year-old is only being kept alive by transfusions
Steph Davidson's daughter Adeline relies on blood transfusions while she waits for a bone marrow transplant. Adeline, from Scotland, has low levels of platelets and red and white blood cells. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Plasma transfusions from UK donors could be made available again for people born after 1996
Officials made the ruling in 2004 following the deaths of four people who got 'mad cow disease' from blood transfusions. It meant the NHS had to import blood from Austria and Poland. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Putting the squeeze on red blood cells
For the first time, researchers at the University of Bristol ’ s Blood and Transplant Research Unit, and the French National Institute for Blood Transfusion, have captured the moment a red blood cell is ‘ squeezed ’ while recording the changes that allow it to deform and subsequently recover its shape. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - September 11, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Current students, Grants and Awards, Health, International, Postgraduate, Research, Undergraduate; Faculty of Life Sciences, Faculty of Life Sciences, School of Biochemistry, Faculty of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Biomedical Sciences, School of Bioche Source Type: news

Blood transfusions from UK donors could be made available again for people born after 1996
Officials made the ruling in 2004 following the deaths of four people who got 'mad cow disease' from blood transfusions. It meant the NHS had to import blood from Austria and Poland. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Gambia: Sweden Based Gambian Donates to Brikama Health Centre
[Foroyaa] Sweden based Gambian Mr. Idrissa Conta, on Thursday 30th August 2019 donated a delivery bed and two centrifuge machines for blood transfusion to the Brikama Health facility. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 4, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Young blood transfusions 'stopped Alzheimer's memory loss' for 6 months
Preliminary results from biotech startup Alkahest claim that Alzheimer's patients who got a drug made from young blood plasma showed no or far less mental decline than expected for six months. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

El Paso Death Toll Rises
EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Two more victims of the mass shooting at a crowded Walmart in El Paso, Texas, died Monday at a hospital, raising the death toll for the attack to 22. The Del Sol Medical Center did not release the names or ages of the patients who died, but hospital officials described one as an elderly woman. One patient who died had major abdominal wounds affecting the liver, kidneys and intestines. That patient also received a "massive blood transfusion," Dr. Stephen Flaherty said at a news conference. Another patient remained in critical condition at the hospital, and five others were in stable con...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - August 5, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Major Incidents News AP News Tag Source Type: news

Transfusion Reactions Up With Postpartum Blood Transfusion
Preeclampsia the single most important risk factor for transfusion reactions in this patient population (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - August 1, 2019 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Journal, Source Type: news

Transfusion Reactions Up With Postpartum Blood Transfusion
THURSDAY, Aug. 1, 2019 -- Blood transfusions received postpartum are associated with an increased risk for transfusion reactions (TRs), especially among women with preeclampsia, according to a study published online July 31 in Blood Advances. Lars... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 1, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Blood Transfusion Reactions Twice As Common In Postpartum Women
Though reactions from blood transfusions are very rare, the risk is heightened for pregnant and postpartum women receiving transfusions. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - July 31, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Tara Haelle, Contributor Source Type: news

Tanzania: Groups At High Hepatitis Risk Identified
[Daily News] Study conducted by the Aga Khan Hospital shows that illicit drug users, sex workers and individuals, who regularly undergo blood transfusion are at high risk of contracting hepatitis. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 28, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

My Daughter ’s Need for Emergency Blood Products Inspired Me to Help
After serving people in need every day as a firefighter for 35 years, I wasn’t accustomed to receiving help. So, I couldn’t be more grateful to the blood donors that ... The post My Daughter’s Need... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - July 19, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Blood blood donation blood donor blood drive blood transfusions hosting blood drives pregnancy red cross Source Type: news

Ghana: Ghana Commemorates World Blood Donor Day - Safe Blood for All.
[WHO] On 14 June 2019, Ghana joined the global community to celebrate World Blood Donor Day. The theme of this year's campaign, "Blood Donation and Universal Access to Safe Blood Transfusion" seeks to ensure that people living in Ghana have access to adequate blood and blood products, which are of sufficient quality and without exposure to financial hardship. The theme also focuses on blood donation and universal access to safe blood transfusion as a means of achieving universal health coverage and strongly enco (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 2, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Malawi: Airtel Malawi Staff Donate Blood
[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -One of the leading mobile network operators in the country Airtel Malawi staff have donated blood to the Malawi Blood Transfusion Service (MBTS) as part of commemorating blood donation day that falls on June 14 every year. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 28, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

After Patient #34, Top Cancer Center Issues Corrective Plan After Patient #34, Top Cancer Center Issues Corrective Plan
At MD Anderson Cancer Center, an adverse event related to a blood transfusion spiraled into federal investigations.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Alert Source Type: news

After a Patient Death, Top Cancer Center Issues Corrective Plan After a Patient Death, Top Cancer Center Issues Corrective Plan
At MD Anderson Cancer Center, an adverse event related to a blood transfusion spiraled into federal investigations.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Nurses Headlines)
Source: Medscape Nurses Headlines - June 25, 2019 Category: Nursing Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Alert Source Type: news

Restricting Blood Transfusions OK in Cardiac Surgery
THURSDAY, June 20, 2019 -- For high-risk patients undergoing cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass, a restrictive approach to red blood cell transfusions leads to fewer transfusions than a liberal approach, with no increase in the risk for... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 20, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Blood Donations Helped Me Survive Home and Sickle Cell Crises
My earliest memories of sickle cell were at seven years old. I recall stints in Hughes Spalding Children’s Hospital that would seem like an oasis compared to my home life. ... The post Blood... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - June 19, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Blood Blaze Eppinger blood donation blood donation appointment blood transfusion sickle cell advocacy sickle cell disease Source Type: news

Controversial young blood transfusions startup is trying to resume operations again
A controversial startup that buys blood plasma from young people and pumps it into the veins of older people is talking with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration about resuming operations, the company now says online. The company, which was founded by a Stanford Medical School graduate, this week told a potential customer that it was currently operating in two cities‚ San Francisco and Tampa, Florida, according to a reporter at Business Insider who viewed the email and first reported on the company's… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - June 17, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Luke Stangel Source Type: news

Rwanda: Rwanda to Roll Out New Safety Measures for Blood Transfusion
[New Times] Rwanda is set to rollout new measures to ensure safety of blood transfusions this year. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 17, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

M.D. Anderson Cancer Center working on corrective action following investigation into 'adverse event'
The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center is the latest Houston hospital to come under federal investigation. According to the Houston Chronicle, the hospital reported an "adverse event" involving a blood transfusion in December to the Food and Drug Administration, which reported no citations but referred the case to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Following CMS investigations earlier this year, the agency reported serious deficiencies in letters — which provide a general… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - June 12, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Olivia Pulsinelli Source Type: news

M.D. Anderson Cancer Center working on corrective action following investigation into 'adverse event'
The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center is the latest Houston hospital to come under federal investigation. According to the Houston Chronicle, the hospital reported an "adverse event" involving a blood transfusion in December to the Food and Drug Administration, which reported no citations but referred the case to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Following CMS investigations earlier this year, the agency reported serious deficiencies in letters — which provide a general… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - June 12, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Olivia Pulsinelli Source Type: news

Blood transfusion during liver cancer surgery linked with higher risk of cancer recurrence and death
(ESA (European Society of Anaesthesiology)) Receiving a blood transfusion during curative surgery for the most common type of liver cancer (hepatocellular carcinoma) is associated with a much higher risk of cancer recurrence and dying prematurely, according to new research being presented at this year's Euroanaesthesia congress. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 2, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news