A survey assessing women’s awareness of breast cancer overdiagnosis and overtreatment demonstrated low awareness surrounding the main potential harmful effects of screening.
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Prostate cancer screening and detection remain challenging issues, with changes in recommendations for prostate-specific antigen testing causing a significant change in approach. In this editorial discover the multiple roles and applications of prostate MRI.
The use of a new smartphone app could detect early signs of pancreatic cancer, potentially helping to diagnose pancreatic cancer whilst tumors are still treatable.
In 2017, every woman in Australia aged 37 years and younger is already better protected against HPV than ever before – this is a huge milestone and a truly remarkable feat. How was this achieved and what hurdles still exist? Find out in this exclusive opinion piece.
In this interview from Melanoma Management find out about the use of teledermatology, how Guiseppe is developing more accurate methods for the early recognition of melanoma and his outlook for the future of this field.
1.9 million Americans will be diagnosed with cancer every year by 2020, a group of experts have estimated. The multi-institutional group has focused on factors in early adulthood, which evidence suggests are linked to subsequent cancer risks later in life.
Novel technology, using single-color digital PCR, could enable the detection of cancerous DNA in circulating blood.
Our speakers respond to questions from our recent webinar, ‘A closer look at: physical activity and cancer prevention’.
A tumor-targeting Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) contrast, based on human proteins has been designed, that is also cleared easily by the body. The development has promise for clinical application.
This review discusses the key sequences that comprise a mpMRI exam of the prostate gland including technical factors that affect image quality, such as pre-exam patient preparation, magnet field strength, endorectal coil utilization and sequence parameters.