Lung Cancer Screening

Radiologic Associates of Fredericksburg Screening Advances Can Reduce Cancer Deaths by 20%

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Recent advances in lung and breast cancer screening technologies have enabled earlier cancer detection and improved cancer survival rates.

Q-and-A with leader of the PA Breast Cancer Coalition

Sat, 10/21/2017 - 06:07
Pat Halpin-Murphy grew up in Northeast Philadelphia's Wissinoming neighborhood with a sister, a homemaker mom, and a candy-wholesaler dad ...

Some states seek to change Medicaid eligibility requirements, plan to expand coverage

Sat, 10/21/2017 - 03:30
Virginia also added coverage lung cancer screening with low dose computed tomography without prior authorization, and NY will cover digital breast ...

Georgia Happenings

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 18:18
... board-certified radiation oncologist with the Southeast Georgia Health System Cancer Care Center, on “Lung Cancer Screening: Is it Right for Me?

Community News part one for Oct. 20, 2017

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 18:18
Lauren Brown, clinical director of Bassett's Lung Cancer Screening, is offering lung cancer screening services to patients who meet specific criteria ...

The importance of getting regular mammograms

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 17:22
Cochran was diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer. ... is the second only to lung cancer as the leading cause of cancer death in women. ... 44 should have the choice to start annual breast cancer screening with mammograms ...

States looking beyond managed care to value-based models in Medicaid

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 15:07
Virginia also added coverage lung cancer screening with low dose computed tomography without prior authorization, and New York will cover digital ...

Novel Predictive Model More Effectively Identifies Risk for Lung Cancer

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 10:37
Although the current methodologies for early detection of lung cancer — including models such as the National Lung Screening Trial (NLST) — have ...

Oncimmune Holdings plc Excellent progress and well placed

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 02:11
o NHS Lung Cancer Screening Trial is fully recruited: 12,210 patients with final study results in 2019; latest interim data presented at the European ...

Oncimmune Holdings plc Excellent progress and well placed

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 02:11
Oncimmune Holdings plc (LON:ONC), a leading early cancer detection ... o NHS Lung Cancer Screening Trial is fully recruited: 12,210 patients with ...

SURVIVOR STORY: Local woman talks personal battle with breast cancer

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 01:03
Women with breast cancer don't always show symptoms, which is why regular screening tests are important. • Some options for screenings include ...

'Play Pink' field hockey funds free mammograms

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 23:56
The game itself is punctuated with balloon send-offs in honor of cancer survivors, ... leading cause of death, after lung cancer, attributed to cancer in the state. ... Access to breast cancer screenings and optimal treatments is an urgent ...

Failure to Diagnose and Cancer Misdiagnosis

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 19:48
Cervical cancer screening is done via a pap smear, which you should ... Otherwise, there is no recommended or standard screening for lung cancer.

Bluewater Health in Sarnia-Lambton fastest in the province to diagnosis after mammography

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 17:00
Breast cancer is the second-leading cause of cancer death in women after lung cancer, he said, and screening decreases the risk by 21 per cent.

Southcoast Centers for Cancer Care to host Shine a Light on Lung Cancer on November 16

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 16:03
Lung cancer patients, survivors, family members, caregivers and the ... and lead physician for the Lung Screening Program, will serve as the emcee for ...

University of Calgary researcher raises call for lung cancer screening

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 15:41
In 2015, she discovered a research study on Facebook, being offered by the University of Calgary, to do preventative screening for lung cancer.

Georgia Happenings

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 14:33
Breast Cancer Fashion Show and Luncheon, to benefit the American ... System Cancer Care Center, on “Lung Cancer Screening: Is it Right for Me?

Out of St. Hubert, West Chester, Drexel, and Penn, she's now a statewide crusader on breast cancer

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 12:30
Pat Halpin-Murphy grew up in Northeast Philly's Wissinoming neighborhood with a sister, a homemaker mom, and a candy-wholesaler dad who sold ...

New Patient Guidelines from the National Comprehensive Cancer Network Offer Much-Needed ...

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 11:22
... Cancer; Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia; Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia*; Distress/Supportive Care; Hodgkin Lymphoma; Lung Cancer Screening ...

New lung cancer screening prediction model effective in identifying patients at risk

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 10:37
Judy Wiebe found out she had lung cancer after signing up for a University of Calgary clinical trial researching the effectiveness of screening for lung ...

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