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Patients with epilepsy who underwent brain surgery soon after failing to respond to drug treatment, but who also continued to receive drug therapy, had a lower risk of seizures during the 2nd year of follow-up compared to ...
Neuroscience Mar 06, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Nearly one in three women who have breast cancer surgery will need to return to the operating room for additional surgery after the tumor is evaluated by a pathologist.
Cancer Feb 28, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
A research study conducted at the University of Granada and published in the prestigious American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitationhas revealed that the surgery performed on breast cancer patien ...
Cancer Feb 13, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
According to the results of a new study published in the January 2012 issue of the Journal of the American College of Surgeons, many early-stage breast cancer survivors lacked knowledge about their disease and were not me ...
Cancer Jan 10, 2012 | 1 / 5 (1) | 0
Britain's health minister said Saturday he has ordered an urgent review of the data used to assess the risks of breast implants made by French firm PIP, after receiving "conflicting" information.
Health Dec 31, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
A new study suggests some women needing a lumpectomy or mastectomy to treat their breast cancer have another potential option that is safe and effective, say researchers at Georgetown. They say the procedure known as a nipple ...
Cancer Oct 27, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine are recruiting women with breast cancer to test whether a technique to image tissue blood flow could help reduce complications after mastectomy surgery.
Cancer Oct 25, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- Radiotherapy following surgery for breast cancer halves the chances of the cancer coming back over the next 10 years, a study led by Oxford University researchers has found.
Cancer Oct 20, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
Only seven per cent of female breast cancer patients opt for breast reconstruction surgery.
Cancer Oct 20, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
It had taken some years for Nicole McLean to embrace her God-given breasts, ample at size H cups. So when, at 39, she was diagnosed with stage 3 breast cancer and told, despite her adamant protests, that mastectomy was the ...
Other Sep 26, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Stockholm, Sweden: A major UK trial has produced firm evidence that giving radiotherapy between or during chemotherapy cycles to women with early breast cancer significantly reduces the risk of the cancer recurring in the ...
Cancer Sep 25, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Faculty and students at the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin are developing ways for cancer patients and children born with facial deformities to make more informed decisions about which ...
Cancer Jul 13, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
(PhysOrg.com) -- University of Manchester researchers, working with colleagues in York, Leeds and Hull, looked at the records of more than 23,000 women with breast cancer diagnosed in the West Midlands, Yorkshire and North ...
Cancer Jun 17, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Using a combination of hypnosis and local anaesthesia (LA) for certain types of surgery can aid the healing process and reduce drug use and time spent in hospital, anaesthesiologists have found. The combination could also ...
Other Jun 11, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0