# Sunday, 31 July 2011
Reading the newspapers and watching the news lately would lead you to believe that screening for cancer is largely a waste of time. Yet, in the same week that NEJM published Norwegian data showing a remarkably small survival benefit of 2% associated with screening mammography, HealthDay reported a decrease in cancer incidence of almost 1% per year from 1999 to 2006 and a decrease in cancer deaths of 1.6% per year from 2001 to 2006 in the United States.
Sunday, 31 July 2011 15:37:08 (Eastern Daylight Time, UTC-04:00)  #    Disclaimer  |  Comments [0]  |  Trackback
# Sunday, 24 July 2011
An ethical dilemma that faces cancer researchers working in drug development conducting early phase (I) new drug studies.
Sunday, 24 July 2011 17:16:07 (Eastern Daylight Time, UTC-04:00)  #    Disclaimer  |  Comments [0]  |  Trackback