Search Tag: liver cancer

IMAGING Management

Novel Chemical "Dye" Improves Liver Cancer Imaging

2017 06 May

A novel nondiamond-based contrast agent has been developed by a team of scientists from the National University of Singapore. The chemical "dye" can be used to enhance the visibility of internal body structures in MRI and can improve the visualisation of liver cancer tumours. This in turn can facilitate earlier detection and improved treatment strategies.... Read more

Executive Health Management

GEST U.S. Global Embolization Symposium & Technologies

2016 05 May

Global Embolization | Symposium & Technologies Statistics show that embolization treatment options continue to grow worldwide. Indications include peripheral vascular disease, aortic disease, uterine fibroids, trauma, gastrointestinal hemorrhage, vascular malformations, liver cancer and a host of other medical conditions. In response, physicians in... Read more

IMAGING Management

Liver Cancer Study Completes Palliative Cohort Enrolment; Results by 2018

2016 08 Mar

The palliative cohort of the Pan-European SORAMIC study co-directed by Dr. Jens Ricke, Professor of Radiology at the University of Magdeburg with Dr. Peter Malfertheiner, has reached its enrollment target of 420 patients with unresectable primary liver cancer (hepatocellular carcinoma or HCC), the world's third leading cause of cancer deaths.... Read more

Executive Health Management

Effective Childrens’ Cancer Diagnosis Can Be Radiation-Free

2013 27 Nov

It has been proven that there is no need to expose children to radiation in order to efficiently rule out the possibility of liver cancer. Clinicians at King’s College Hospital, which is part of King’s Health Partners AHSC, have conducted research and proven that children do not need to be exposed to radiation in order to successfully rule... Read more