Navigation Links
International Conference On Thoracic Cancer To Be Held In Jordan

Jordan is to host a symposium on Thoracic cancer, reportedly the countries number one cancer killer. The conference is supposedly expected// to have specialist comprising of radiation oncologists, thoracic surgeons, radiologists and investigators. These experts are flying in from United states of America, Arab and several European countries. The symposium is held to discuss the latest findings in diagnosis and treatment for thoracic cancers from around the globe. Several papers will be presented on the changes in treatment paradigms and controversial issues in the management of the small-cell and non-small-cell lung cancer.

Annually there are over 200 patients in Jordan diagnosed with lung cancer, which constitutes 95 percent of thoracic cancers. It is however strongly believed that this number may in-fact increase in the coming 10 to15 years.

Hikmat Abdul Razeq, chief of hematology and medical oncology at Jordan's King Hussein Cancer Center, in an interview explained the cause behind this view.

"Unfortunately, the current trend of cigarette smoking will eventually cause many future cancer patients," Abdul Razeq said, explaining that a majority of population of Jordan is under 20 years of age and "toxins the body absorbs from cigarettes could take 20 years to manifest into a disease."

The doctors of Jordan seem to be gearing up to take on a new wave of health care tribulations. However the question is will the youth of Jordan be able to face the grim future that awaits them.

Source-IANS
R.S
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. International community warns India on HIV situation
2. Key step forward on International Health Rules
3. ICMR along with other International Research organisation with drug development for Neglected Diseases
4. International Osteoporosis Research Centre To Be Started In India.
5. Indian hospitals require International Accreditation
6. International Conference On Malaria - Laveran To Genomics
7. Delhi To Host International Women’s Congress From Nov 2
8. International conference on Ayurveda to be held on Kerala
9. International Teleradiology: The Future Of Radiologic Diagnosis
10. John Mendelsohn M.D, chosen for an International Award
11. Thailand To Procure Botulism Antitoxin Internationally
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:3/23/2017)... , ... March 23, 2017 , ... ... families and businesses of the greater Fort Collins area, has unveiled a collaboration ... ongoing community involvement program. Donations to this worthy cause may now be made ...
(Date:3/23/2017)... ... March 23, 2017 , ... ?This conference will prominently feature 150+ Hospital and Health System Executive ... Healthcare: Susan Salka , 43rd President of the United States of America: George ... Life In and Out of the Ring: Sugar Ray Leonard , JD, Chairperson, ...
(Date:3/23/2017)... Raton, FL (PRWEB) , ... March 23, 2017 ... ... of dietary supplements that help improve all aspects of people’s health and nutrition, ... website for nutritional products. , Natural Subsistence develops nutritional supplements that help ...
(Date:3/23/2017)... ... , ... The American Board of Quality Assurance and Utilization Review Physicians (ABQAURP) ... Health Care Quality and Management and Patient Safety. , It is with appreciation and ... also to the Health Care Quality and Patient Safety movements. Diplomates and Members lead ...
(Date:3/23/2017)... ... March 23, 2017 , ... ... Guidelines and the New MEDDEV 2.7/1 Rev. 4 Guidance, **An FDAnews Webinar**, ...                  , How will the new EU MDR language change the way ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:3/23/2017)... VANCOUVER, British Columbia , March 23, 2017 ... (the "Company" or "Sophiris"), a clinical late-stage biopharmaceutical company ... today announced that data from its successful Phase 2a ... focal treatment for localized prostate cancer, will be presented ... 32 nd Annual European Association of Urology in ...
(Date:3/23/2017)...  Interpace Diagnostics Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... company that provides clinically useful molecular diagnostic tests ... entered into agreements to successfully restructure its secured ... concurrently terminate its royalty and milestone obligations. ... RedPath amounting to $9.34 million is being acquired ...
(Date:3/23/2017)... , March 23, 2017  Drug diversion is ... misuse and deadly overdoses. A new oral fluid ... www.cordantsolutions.com , reports more detailed and actionable ... can potentially improve therapy adherence, patient safety, and ... Cordant Comprehensive Oral fluid Rx Evaluation (CORE) system ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: