Navigation Links
South Florida Gynecologic Oncologists Begin Using LUMA(R) Cervical Pre-Cancer Imaging Device
Date:3/3/2008

SAN DIEGO, March 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SpectraScience, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: SCIE), a San Diego based medical devices company, today announced that it has placed its LUMA Cervical Imaging System to detect pre-cancers at the South Florida Gynecologic Oncology Center under the direction of Dr. Stephen Poliakoff.

The LUMA Cervical Imaging System was developed to significantly improve the detection of high-grade precancerous cervical abnormalities that have the potential of becoming invasive cancer. Based on data from the National ALTS study, it is estimated that precancerous disease goes undiagnosed in about 200,000 women each year.

The LUMA System provides a safe and effective method, that when used as an adjunct to colposcopy, will uncover at least 26% more women with high-grade precancerous disease than the current gold standard which is colposcopy following an abnormal Pap test.

South Florida Gynecologic Oncology Associates ("SFGOA") has 25 years experience in South Florida with specialized treatment programs from the United States and around the world. SFGOA aims to aid women who are at risk for developing cancer and are concerned about gynecological problems. This may include evaluating women with a family history of cancer, those women who have precancerous abnormalities, women who have gynecological problems, or women with cancer who need the latest and most advanced surgical, medical and radiation therapy treatments once the diagnosis has been made.

Dr. Poliakoff stated, "We are pleased to be implementing the LUMA system at our center, and look forward to benefiting from the enhanced productivity that it provides and more importantly, for the ability to provide better patient care and outcomes. We are the only practice in South Florida providing this state-of-the art technology."

This placement at the South Florida Gynecologic Oncology Center is part of SpectraScience's plan to initially target its non-invasi
'/>"/>

SOURCE SpectraScience, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Therap Services to Host Regional Conference in South Dakota
2. MINRAD International, Inc. Announces the Start of the MINRAD International Distributor Meeting in Cape Town, South Africa
3. UT Southwestern researchers investigate predictors for sickle-cell-anemia complications
4. UT Southwestern surgeons complete North Texas first single-incision gallbladder removal
5. eWorld Companies, Inc. Establishes Strategic Alliance With Hemophilia Foundation of Southern California
6. MedCom USA Signs Southwood Medical Marketing to Distribute MedCom System
7. Mannatech to Begin Selling Nutritional Supplements in South Africa
8. HealthSouth Reports Results for Fourth Quarter Ended December 31, 2007
9. Dialysis Corporation of America Announces its Newest Center Opening in South Carolina
10. Healthy Start of Southwest Florida Receives Grant From March of Dimes to Assess Needs of Pregnant Women and Babies
11. South Dakota Health Care Providers to Learn About PTSD at TriWest and VA-Sponsored Conference
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/19/2014)... 2014 If you have ever been ... you probably wished you had an arsenal of treatments ... fibrosis, and other breathing disorders. Currently, the only proven ... triggers, but other common treatments do exist. At ... San Antonio, TX, 34 asthma educators responded to a ...
(Date:12/19/2014)... (PRWEB) December 19, 2014 This is ... of the global Gliquidone industry with a focus on ... the market status of the Gliquidone manufacturers and is ... and individuals interested in the industry. , Firstly, the ... its definition, applications and manufacturing technology. Then, the report ...
(Date:12/19/2014)... 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A new study suggests a ... severe hot flashes and night sweats -- and higher ... flashes are common during menopause, affecting about 60 percent ... women after menopause, since they then face a higher ... suggest women who exhibit moderate or severe menopausal symptoms ...
(Date:12/19/2014)... Traveling through the same U.S. airport gate, one infected ... a four-hour time span, illustrating just how easily the ... exposures in this report were not prolonged and occurred ... the fact that measles is highly contagious," wrote a ... at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... (PRWEB) December 17, 2014 Dr. Myo Nwe ... Weight Loss Diet of the Futureā€ and co-founder of the ... her book, Dr. Nwe takes a broad look at the ... hold up under scientific scrutiny. On film and in television ... emphasized mostly toward the social aspects and played for basic ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Harmonica Techs, Inventors of the Pulmonica®, Unveil New Findings on Complementary Treatments for Asthma 2Health News:Harmonica Techs, Inventors of the Pulmonica®, Unveil New Findings on Complementary Treatments for Asthma 3Health News:Gliquidone Industry Global and China Analysis for 2019, Now Available at ReportsnReports.com 2Health News:Gliquidone Industry Global and China Analysis for 2019, Now Available at ReportsnReports.com 3Health News:Gliquidone Industry Global and China Analysis for 2019, Now Available at ReportsnReports.com 4Health News:Gliquidone Industry Global and China Analysis for 2019, Now Available at ReportsnReports.com 5Health News:Gliquidone Industry Global and China Analysis for 2019, Now Available at ReportsnReports.com 6Health News:Severe Hot Flashes During Menopause May Raise Hip Fracture Risk Later: Study 2Health News:Arriving Now at Gate 42: Measles 2Health News:Arriving Now at Gate 42: Measles 3Health News:Obesity Should Not Be a Hollywood Punchline, Weight Loss Doc Says 2
... -- College students are texting frequently during class time, and ... learn, a new study finds. It included 190 University ... how many text messages they sent and received during a ... On average, students read 2.6 text messages and sent 2.4 ...
... for targeted cancer therapies, but the design challenges are ... develop a simple but specialized nanoparticle that can deliver ... an important feature for effective treatment. They also ... how nanoparticles interact with a cancer cell,s nucleus. ...
... economics behind the high U.S. teen birth rates, and ... rate of Massachusetts youth: high income inequality and low ... College economist Phillip B. Levine and University of Maryland ... to study the role that income inequality plays in ...
... One of the satellite,s first observations following its launch on 1 ... Larsen B ice shelf in Antarctica when 3200 sq km ... of the ice masses triggered by climate warming. ,Now, ... (ASAR), Envisat has mapped an additional loss in Larsen B,s area ...
... April 5, 2012 Elsevier, a world-leading provider ... services, announces the Label-Free Technologies Conference to be ... Organized by Elsevier in association with Horiba ... entirely dedicated to bringing together the latest research ...
... MA New Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) research ... in detecting early breast cancersmay in fact lead to a ... proved harmless. Based on a study of women in Norway, ... cancer cases are overdiagnosed. The study appears in the ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Texting in College Classrooms Common, Distracting 2Health News:Tiny hitchhikers attack cancer cells 2Health News:Tiny hitchhikers attack cancer cells 3Health News:Wellesley study shows income inequality a key factor in high US teen births 2Health News:Satellite observes rapid ice shelf disintegration in Antarctic 2Health News:Routine mammograms may result in significant overdiagnosis of invasive breast cancer 2
(Date:12/17/2014)...  Strategic Health Services, Inc. (SHS), a leading provider ... strategic agreement with QualCare, Inc., a leading provider of health ... regional marketplace.  This agreement will further QualCare,s population health ... QualCare brings to its clients in New ... QualCare plans cover more than 800,000 member lives, ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... , Dec. 17, 2014  Beamz Interactive, Inc. ... music products, today announced that it has signed ... manufacturer and supplier of innovative prosthetic, orthotic and ... part of the agreement, RSL Steeper will promote ... specifically configured for use within UK residential care ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... , Dec. 17, 2014  IGI Laboratories, Inc. ... the closing of its offering of $125 million aggregate ... (the "Notes").  The Notes were offered and sold only ... the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Securities ... fixed rate of 3.75% per year, payable semiannually in ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Strategic Health Services to collaborate with QualCare on Population Health and Wellness Technology for QualCare Members 2Strategic Health Services to collaborate with QualCare on Population Health and Wellness Technology for QualCare Members 3Beamz Interactive, Inc. Signs UK Distribution Agreement with RSL Steeper Limited 2Beamz Interactive, Inc. Signs UK Distribution Agreement with RSL Steeper Limited 3IGI Laboratories Announces Closing of $125 Million of 3.75% Convertible Senior Notes Due 2019 2IGI Laboratories Announces Closing of $125 Million of 3.75% Convertible Senior Notes Due 2019 3IGI Laboratories Announces Closing of $125 Million of 3.75% Convertible Senior Notes Due 2019 4
... The Long Term Care Pharmacy Alliance (LTCPA) is ... Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) regarding potential changes to ... the Conditions of Participation for Long Term Care Facilities ... companies and individual pharmacists have expressed sincere concern with ...
... LORENZ customers and business partners have successfully completed the first ... (EC) 726/2004 and its impact on the industry. This marked ... – XEVPRM. One of the hot topics in ... of Article 57(2) of Regulation (EC) 726/2004. Since the EU ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Proposed CMS Changes Related to Consultant Pharmacists Raise Profound Concerns for Pharmacies 2LORENZ' Response to New EU PV Legislation - Regulation No. 1235/2010 and EVMPD 2
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
Medicine Products: