Recent Cancer releases

Pre-dialysis blood pressure measurements misclassify hypertension in about 1/3 of hemodialysis patients

[PRESSWIRE] Parma  - 06 August, 2018 -- New NDT study [1] shows that `normal´ pre-dialysis blood pressure measurement is not reliable. “Without performing extended ambulatory BP recordings (44h - 48h) we approvingly accept an error rate of about 30% in the diagnosis of hypertension in dialysis patients, a highly vulnerable patient group with a dramatically elevated cardiovascular risk. This is why EURECA-m recommends ambulatory blood pressure monitoring as gold standard for the diagnosis for hypertension in hemodialysis patient."

Cancer Support Community Releases Research at ASCO

 [PRESSWIRE] WASHINGTON, May 31, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of the upcoming American Society of Clinical Oncology's (ASCO) annual conference in Chicago, June 1st through the 4th, the Cancer Support Community (CSC), a global nonprofit, will release three new research studies.

Egyptian Cancer Care Gets Boost With Elekta Radiation Treatment Technology

 [PRESSWIRE] CAIRO, April 6, 2018 -- Egypt has again chosen Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) to equip its Ministry of Health hospitals, including the National Cancer Institute (NCI) in Cairo.

Leading European Bladder Cancer Experts: The Bladder EpiCheck Urine Test Can Reduce Invasive Procedures

 [PRESSWIRE] REHOVOT, Israel, March 26, 2018 -- Bladder EpiCheck™, a novel urine test, was presented in the annual meeting of the European Association of Urology (EAU) in Copenhagen, Denmark, which is the largest urology meeting in Europe.

SignHealth launches new BSL videos on testicular cancer for World Cancer Day

[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom - 04 February, 2016 -- To mark World Cancer Day on the 4th February, the Deaf Health Charity SignHealth is launching videos on testicular cancer in British Sign Language (BSL).  The charity has worked with male cancer charity Orchid - the UK’s leading charity working on behalf of everyone affected or interested in male cancer - to produce the series of ten videos.  They explain what testicular cancer is and how it is diagnosed and treated.

New ACS CAN Report Shows Utah Falling Short on Cancer-Fighting Public Policies

[PRESSWIRE] SALT LAKE CITY - 07 August 2015 -- Utah is falling short when it comes to supporting policies and passing legislation to prevent and reduce suffering and death from cancer.