Oncology & Radiology

According to WHO, cancer is one of the leading causes of death worldwide. Obesity, sedentary lifestyle, lack of physical exercise, tobacco, and alcohol use are the reasons for one-third of cancer-related deaths.

The economic burden of cancer has been drastically increasing,  rising to about $1.6 Trillion in 2010. Diagnosing cancer in early stages and effective treatment are the toughest challenges being faced by the healthcare industry. In many countries, the diagnosis and treatment are inaccessible due to a late-stage presentation.

Let us explore the latest research articles published by global thought leaders in oncology and radiology

Latest Technological Advancement In Radiology

Published on: 2018/06/29
Dr. Saket Rupramka

Radiology is the use of medical images to diagnose disease within the body which helps in the proper treatment of disease. There are several ways used to diagnose diseases such as X-ray, ultrasound, computed tomography (CT), positron emission tomography (PET), and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).

Read more – Latest Technological Advancement in Radiology

Radiology as a discipline of medicine has seen unprecedented growth in the past three decades. Technological innovation allows us to get a peek inside the human body like never before, making the field of radiology extremely exciting and fairly lucrative.

Read more – Radiology practice in the 21st century, reinventing to stay relevant

Surviving Cancer: A Guide To Healthy Living For Cancer Survivors

Published on: 2018/06/29
Dr. Sandeep Nayak

The importance of a healthy and sustainable lifestyle is very well known to us all. While we all take efforts to maintain our health and wellbeing, the same might quite be a tough task for cancer survivors or patients post recovery.

Read more – A guide to healthy living for cancer survivors

Cancer is a complex, multifactorial, heterogeneous disease with a high mortality rate. Even in this era of cutting-edge therapies, prevention is better than therapy. This article discusses some points which can help the public understand and avoid cancers.

Read more – Unexplored facets of cancer & Suggestions to prevent it

Rising pollution of the environment is causing inflammation and immune activation, leading to unprecedented instances of breast cancer. This letter aims to raise awareness for reducing pollutant burden on environment.

Read more – Escalating instances of breast cancer

When most people think of targeted cancer therapies, they most likely think immunotherapies and they should! We’re currently in the Golden Era of Immunotherapy; however, they’re no longer the “new kids on the block” in the cancer therapy field.

Read more – New targeted cancer therapies