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Date: 06/05/2013
QVC and FFANY present U-M Cancer Center with nearly $400,000Written by Nicole Fawcett
Date: 05/31/2013
Leaders from the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center and other Big Ten universities' cancer centers will kick-off the Big Ten Cancer Research Consortium on June 1 in Chicago.
Date: 05/28/2013
Aging parents may offer health benefits to children, says University of Exeter study involving U-M researcher.
Date: 05/23/2013
A new clinical trial is testing whether targeting treatments to a genetic anomaly can lead to better treatments for prostate cancer.
Date: 05/21/2013
Peripherally inserted central catheters have become many clinicians' go-to for IV delivery of antibiotics, nutrition, chemotherapy, and other medications, But compared to other central venous catheters (CVCs), these commonly-used catheters (known as PICCs) more than double the risk of dangerous blood clots - especially among patients who are critically ill or who have cancer, according to a new University of Michigan Health System study.
Date: 05/17/2013
With a focus on shared decision making between doctors and patients, more studies needed to determine how decision aids help guide choices for cancer screening.
Date: 05/10/2013
With a focus on shared decision making between doctors and patients, more studies needed to determine how decision aids help guide choices for cancer screeningWritten by: Beata Mostafavi. Media Inquiries: 734-764-2220, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Date: 05/08/2013
Written by: Laurel Thomas Gnagey. Media Inquiries: 734-647-1841, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. ET or ltgnagey@umich.edu
Date: 04/30/2013
Author, educator and grief counselor Alan Wolfelt, Ph.D. will help health professionals in the community better understand methods to address patient and co-worker grief at an address at the University of Michigan May 23, 2013.
Date: 04/15/2013
Cardiologists and oncologists will work together to prevent heart damage caused by cancer treatment a risk faced by as much as one-third of cancer patientsWritten by: Shantell Kirkendoll. Media Inquiries: 734-764-2220 8 a.m.-5 p.m. ET

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