Hematology & Oncology

Investigating the Impact of Self-Screening for Human Papillomavirus

Researchers at the University of Washington and four other health institutes explore whether at-home screening tests are an efficient and effective way to detect cervical precancer.


Prostate Cancer Incidence and Mortality Rates Are Declining, According to Study

Results presented at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting 2019 show prostate cancer incidence and mortality rates are stabilizing or decreasing in many countries around the world.


Sound Used to Treat Metastatic Breast Cancer

Researchers at Tohoku University have found a new form of targeted drug release for metastatic breast cancer patients using sound waves.


Pharmaceutical Combo Provides New Options for AML Cancer Therapy

Researchers at Rice University have discovered what may become the most effective way to fight acute myeloid leukemia.


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New Vital Signs Monitor Provides Advance Warning of Patient Deterioration

The EarlyVue VS30 device from Philips offers Early Warning Scoring technology to detect warning signs of declining patient health before a potential adverse event. The monitoring system may be customized to each patient,...


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Cold Plasma for Tumor Eradication

The FDA has greenlighted a phase 1 clinical trial for cold atmospheric plasma technology that kills remaining microscopic tumors following tumor resection.

Researchers at Purdue University and other institutions developed an electrosurgical scalpel to...