A group of local cancer practitioners have developed a set of chemotherapy administration guidelines with the aim of improving patient safety.
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IBM Watson and Pfizer are teaming up to accelerate drug discovery in “immuno-oncology” using the computer giant’s Watson artificial intelligence system.
IBM Watson Health and the Broad Institute have embarked on a five year research initiative aimed at discovering the basis of cancer drug resistance.
Mediclinic Cape Town has introduced the new BioJet 3-D MRI Fusion Prostate Biopsy System to detect male cancers earlier than what was previously possible.
The Life Healthcare Group is using state-of-the-art cancer treatment technology to accurately treat patients with cancers previously considered untreatable.
Dr Ernst Marais from ICON talks about how affordable cancer care is a delicate and complex balancing act which impacts patient, practitioner and pockets.
Senior Legal Manager at Old Mutual, Soré Cloete, explains that the overall financial impact of breast cancer on patients and their families can be sizeable.
IBM and Siemens Healthineers have formed a five year, global strategic alliance to help hospitals better manage populations of patients and health systems.
Discovery Health has released some of the 2015 claims statistics of Discovery Health Medical Scheme members who received treatment for breast cancer.
The Clinical Executive at ICON discusses how they have been gathering data on the incidence of breast cancer in the South African insured population.
The Elekta Training Centre at Tygerberg Hospital is delivering world-class training to a growing number of medical and biomedical engineering professionals.