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See information on best practice in solid organ transplantation, and expert discussions on related hot topics.
Explore the pathophysiology and treatment options for Fabry disease, a deficiency of the lysosomal enzyme alpha-galactosidase A
This learning zone offers a short overview of the challenges faced by both healthcare professionals and patient when communicating end-stage or metastatic cancer.
Watch video highlights from the BeCOn OWN 2017 event, including expert opinion, patient experience and panel discussions in the Breakthrough Cancer Pain Learning Zone.
The aim of these guidelines is to present the current evidence for the diagnosis and treatment of patients with cancer of the testis. Testicular cancer represents 5% of urological tumours affecting mostly younger males.
Added 2 years ago
Testicular seminoma and non-seminoma: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines for diagnosis, treatment and follow-up
This Clinical Practice Guideline for Testicular Seminoma and Non-seminoma features epidemiology of these rare malignancies in young men, the diagnosis, management of the primary tumour...
Added 4 years ago
The guideline provides evidence-based recommendations on the management of testicular cancer, including diagnosis, primary management, staging, management of the contralateral testis, stage I disease, metastatic disease...
Added 7 years ago
Objective: To elucidate the patterns of and risk factors for deterioration of renal function after chemotherapy in metastatic testicular cancer...
Added 5 years ago
Sodium/iodide symporter is expressed in the majority of seminomas and embryonal testicular carcinomas
Testicular cancer is the most frequent cancer in young men. The large majority of patients has a good prognosis, but...
Added 5 years ago
Fiona worked in the fitness and wellness industry in the US for 13 years, supporting behaviour change in a variety of settings. Fiona’s research interests lie broadly within health and wellbeing. She is particularly interested in qualitative methodologies in the areas of body image ... Read more
Ahead of World Cancer Day on Saturday (February 4), Fiona Holland, Psychology Lecturer, discusses what to say and what not to say to someone with cancer.