The United States is the last country in the world with modern healthcare to adopt ICD-10 diagnosis codes, but it will join the crowd on Oct. 1, 2014. This massive ICD-10 change is quickly approaching, and it affects all of us in the health care field. Thus, there is no...
Obesity is at an epidemic level in the United States and globally. More than two-thirds of American adults are overweight or obese. Obesity contributes to avoidable and premature deaths from the top two killers: cardiovascular disease and cancer. People who are overweight...
Two major players in the private sector have launched a fixed-payment structure for cancer care that could serve as a harbinger of similar arrangements as the appetite for such payment reforms continues to grow across the industry.
The Commission on Cancer (CoC), a Quality Program of the American College of Surgeons, encourages you to attend Accreditation 101: Learning the Basics of CoC Accreditation and Standards in Chicago on February 27, 2015....
People who have problems with numbers may be more likely to feel negative about bowel cancer screening, including fearing an abnormal result, while some think the test is disgusting or embarrassing, according to a Cancer Research UK-supported study published recently in...
Novogen Limited, an Australian/US biotechnology company, recently announced that it has confirmed that its lead candidate product, TRXE-009, originally developed for the treatment of brain cancers, has been shown in preclinical...
There are exciting times for cancer researchers in Canada, particularly...
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