De volgende infoavond vindt plaats op woensdagavond 6 november 2019
van 19u30 tot 21 u in het
UZ Gent - Zaal Stromboli route 1550 (13K12)
This program is in Dutch!
An interesting position paper about the integration of cancer care issued by the European Cancer Organisation #ECCO.
Definitely worth the read!!
There has been some controversy recently related to a clinical study in The Netherlands comparing overall survival rates between women with BrCa1 and BrCa2 mutations who underwent preventive mastectomy and those who opted for regular screening. The results seem to suggest that for BrCa2 mutations, no clinically relevant differences exist. However, as with all clinical studies, the conclusions need to be put in context.
It was all about ‘Unleashing the potential of data to improve cancer care’ at the Oncology Data Summit organized by EFPIA today.
We do #LiveToConquerCancer...
Did you know that the European Medicines Agency (EMA) approved 42 new active substances (i. e. substance responsible for the activity of a medicine) in 2018, of which 11 oncology drugs, including drugs indicated to treat certain types of breast cancer?
Research and innovation in treatment and surgery! Have you ever wondered who are the ones making this happen?
But how does radiotherapy work? When is it appropriate? Are there different types of radiation and radiotherapy? What are the potential side effects and how to manage these side effects? Myths about radiation?
Are you struggling with these questions too? Then come to "It's a Beautiful Day"!